Moya Crockett

Moya is Contributing Women’s Editor at stylist.co.uk and Deputy Editor of Stylist Loves, Stylist's daily email newsletter. Carrying a bottle of hot sauce on her person at all times is one of the many traits she shares with both Beyoncé and Hillary Clinton.

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    Life

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  • Northern Ireland abortion
    Visible Women

    As Northern Ireland decriminalises abortion, let’s celebrate the women who got us here

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    Life

    Modern Love review: best essays and episodes from the new Amazon series

Latest Stories

Team sports in autumn
Life

How taking up a team sport could help shake up your career

Forget bad memories of chilly changing rooms and cruel PE teachers: team sports are good for your body, soul and career.

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Podcasts for when you can't sleep
Life

13 soothing podcasts to listen to when you can’t sleep

From ancient myths and legends to modern Hollywood mysteries...

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Coleen Rooney and Rebekah Vardy
Life

Why do we care so much about celebrity gossip? Stylist investigates

Psychologists explain why we’re so fascinated by the lives of the rich and famous.

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Matisse Cut-Outs
Long Reads

The line of beauty: how millennial women fell in love with Matisse

The late French artist’s joyful, expressive artwork has become hugely popular among a certain kind of woman. But why?

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“I fought Northern Ireland’s restrictive abortion law in the courts – and won”

Sarah Ewart, who successfully proved that Northern Ireland’s abortion law breaches the UK’s human rights commitments, shares her story with Stylist.

Depression from overtime
Careers

How working longer hours could put you at higher risk of developing depression

Plus a perturbing theory about why men just aren’t affected in the same way.

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Boris Johnson faces sexual harassment claim
Opinion

“Like Trump, Boris Johnson has a women problem. Here are 3 ways to fix it”

Female voters are turning their backs on Boris – so I came up with ways he could show he cares about women.

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Greta Thunberg UN speech smile
Visible Women

“Stop telling Greta Thunberg to smile: she has every right to be angry”

Powerful men have told Greta Thunberg to “cheer up” – but she doesn’t owe her smile to anyone.

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Domestic Abuse Bill UK 2019
Life

Here’s everything you need to know about the domestic abuse bill right now

After dropping the domestic abuse bill, Boris Johnson has now pledged to bring it back – but its future remains uncertain. Stylist investigates.

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Visible Women

Hailee Steinfeld is a serious rebel in the new trailer for Dickinson

“I do what I want, I go where I want”.

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Careers

Stylist’s ultimate guide to securing a killer new job

From how to write a standout CV to how to ace it in an interview.

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“Don’t mourn the end of summer. Autumn is the greatest season of all”

Feeling sad about bidding farewell to summer 2019? Here are 7 reasons why autumn will be even better.

Bolsonaro Macron
People

Why do politicians think it’s cool to insult their rivals’ wives?

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro has suggested his wife is better-looking than Emmanuel Macron’s. His misogyny isn’t shocking – but it is revolting.

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Eve Women's Wrestling, London, UK
Long Reads

“How a women’s wrestling night changed my view of my body forever”

“I didn’t anticipate that watching women wrestle would radically shift how I thought about my body. But it did.”

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Crying at work
Careers

Here’s how to recover if you cry at work

It happens to the best of us. Here’s how to bounce back

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Misogyny hate crime
Life

Misogyny deserves to be made a hate crime. Here’s how to help make it happen

Let’s unpack what treating misogyny as a hate crime would really mean for women in England and Wales. Spoiler: no one’s getting arrested for wolf whistling.

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Woman flying on the floor on her phone
Life

This is how to stop procrastinating, according to a psychologist

Make a change.

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Friends smiling
Life

Here's how to support a friend with an anxiety disorder

Empathise, encourage, and never take it personally.

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“Boris Johnson isn’t interested in holding aggressive men to account”

The PM has dropped the inquiry into Mark Field, the Tory MP who violently grabbed a female protester. It’s a telling indicator of where his priorities lie.

Woman doing the washing up
Life

How relationship happiness is affected by who does the washing up

New research shows less than 7% of couples share housework equally - here’s how that could be affecting your relationship.

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