Alexandra Jones

Alexandra Jones is a freelance journalist and the former commissioning editor at Stylist magazine. She writes features on everything from dating to global feminism. She has bad taste in films, a penchant for pickled foodstuffs and a spiralizer that has yet to be unboxed.

How social media and productivity pressure sucked the joy out of having fun

How social media and productivity porn sucked the joy out of downtime

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  • Life

    “Are you an NYE naysayer? Why it's time to stop the negativity”

  • Stylist reviews the best CBD and legal cannabis products available in the UK.
    Life

    “I tested 8 CBD products to see if they live up to the hype”

  • Life

    Cannabis has been given a chic rebrand. But are the (legal) products worth it?

Latest Stories

Life

What’s behind the rise in workplace loneliness?

Increasing numbers of UK employees feel lonely in their job. But why do we care when we’re there to work?

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Life

Why you should wear red if you want to succeed

From ancient history to modern catwalks, why are we all so obsessed with red?

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Travel

Boast about Cambridge on your Instagram

Stylist enjoys a weekend in the snappable interiors of Tamburlaine

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Travel

Go into the wild in South Africa's vast Kruger National Park

Stylist confronts life, death and dung beetles on a South African safari

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Emotionally fatigued by modern love? You might have dating burnout

How can we reignite our passion in dating apps?

Beauty

Are beauty treatments on our vaginas necessary, or even ethical?

Stylist goes below the belt to investigate the rise of vaginal beauty treatments

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Careers

The secret to a successful business marriage

Stylist speaks to best friends and business co-founders Laura Jackson and Alice Levine

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Life

Should you put ‘radical candour’ to the test at work?

“God, you really are a f*cking idiot Mary”

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Life

Where have all the party animals gone?

Why green smoothies, yoga and clean living have replaced weekends of debauchery

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Fashion

How the fashion industry is tackling mental ill-health

How the highly pressured fashion industry is tackling mental ill-health

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Life

Stylist charts the rise of self-branding workshops

Making money from Instagram

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Stylist attempts a handmade Christmas (and how you can do it too)

'Tis the season to DIY

Life

Stylist explores the psychology of dressing up for Halloween

Embrace your dark side

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People

Why are we mourning a celebrity divorce?

Why the split of Brangelina has caused such an outcry

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Life

Why you should make it your mission to get a hobby

The new badge of honour

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Fashion

Hold onto your assets: some handbags are now more valuable than gold

Meet four women putting a sartorial spin on their investments

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People

Stylist meets Masters Of Sex and Mean Girls star Lizzy Caplan

And immediately wants to be her best friend

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Beauty

Stylist’s Alexandra Jones on her journey from long locks to chic bob

It's been emotional

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Work life: Jo Bertram, Head of Uber UK

Jo is the regional general manager for Uber in the UK, Ireland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland

People

Stylist meets Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams

Stylist meets Nicola Adams

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