HELLO! Canada Magazine Issue 680

This week in Hello! Canada magazine, watch for these stories and much more…

COVER: Inside DUCHESS MEGHAN’s stylish return to the spotlight

Back to work after giving birth in May, the Duchess of Sussex is full steam ahead as she launches a capsule clothing collection in support of the women’s charity SMART WORKS. “As women, it is 100 per cent our responsibility to support and uplift each other,” she says

ROYAL TOUR COUNTDOWN:HARRY and MEGHAN prepare for Africa!

As the royal couple get baby ARCHIE ready for his first royal tour – and their first as a family of three – Hello! is breaking down the details of their action-packed 10-day trip to Africa

PLUS: We shine a spotlight on the ROYAL FAMILY’s enduring love affair with the continent

AT HOME WITH... The real-life residents of DOWNTON ABBEY

As the hit series Downton Abbey inspires a big-screen film, we meet the EARL and COUNTESS OF CARNARVON – residents of England’s beautiful Highclere Castle, which doubles as the drama’s titular residence. “It’s almost as if the house is a character in its own right,” says Lady Carnarvon

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Catching up with RENÉE ZELLWEGER

The belle of TIFF chats with Hello! about the challenge of transforming into music legend JUDY GARLAND for her new film Judy and reflects on the joy of turning 50. “I love it! I feel like a kid – everything is new again,” she tells us. “I am thrilled to step into the new chapter of discovery and find out what it holds”

SHOPPING: Denim details

With fall temperatures right around the corner, Hello! is rounding up the latest denim trends – think ultra-cool patchwork details and chic matching sets – so you can stay warm and stylish this season

ENTERTAINING: Party favours

Just in time for your next soirée, we’re serving up seasonally inspired party bites – paired with perfect cocktails, of course – from the pages of the beautifully illustrated recipe book Craft Cocktails. How can you go wrong with fig and goat cheese prosciutto cups and a spiced pear fizz!?

LAST WORD... With two-time Oscar winner JANE FONDA

In Toronto for a special event hosted in her honour, the Grace and Frankie star talks about falling in love, her simple secret to getting red carpet ready – “I’ve been doing it for 65 years!” – and what she’s learned over the years. “[I discovered] that I was deserving of love and respect, and that there were certain things I needed to accomplish before I die,” she says. “Such as showing up more for my children, learning to forgive and asking for forgiveness”

Issue 680 of Hello! reaches newsstands across Canada on Sept. 19; look for it on tablets and iPhones, too!

HELLO! Canada Magazine Issue 680