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.

Elizabeth Warren with Bernie Sanders

Saying a woman can’t defeat Trump is about sexism. But it’s also about fear

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  • Life

    Women who became single in their 30s and 40s reveal what they learned

  • Woman going back to work in January after Christmas
    Careers

    Why it’s 100% OK to take it easy at work during the first week of January

  • Careers

    Doing this each morning will make you more enthusiastic about work

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Books

The most uplifting literary lines for a fresh start to the year

These inspiring lines will help you feel steadier as the new year begins.

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Food

The alcoholic drinks that are most and least likely to give you a hangover

For New Year partying minus the excess pain and baggage.

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Life

This fascinating research shows writing thank you notes can actually boost wellbeing

Letters of gratitude really do make a difference.

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Life

13 soothing podcasts to help you nod off in no time

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

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How to avoid getting lumbered with all the domestic labour this Christmas

Ah, Christmas: a time of jollity, feasting and a disproportionate amount of domestic grunt work for women. Want to avoid the drudgery? Here’s how.

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Careers

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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Life

6 women on what it’s like to canvass for a political party for the first time

“One person shouted ‘traitor’ at me, but I’ve learned that people are generally nice.”

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Fashion

“This mindful shopping hack calmed my anxiety around getting dressed”

It started with me feeling unable to get dressed, and ended with me feeling more in control of my wardrobe than ever.

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Life

Why men don’t message first on Tinder, according to science

Researchers set out to discover why men and women use dating apps differently

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People

The supreme court has rejected Adnan Syed’s claim for a retrial

His attorney has said they are “deeply disappointed” by the ruling.

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Long Reads

How worried should we be about abuse pushing women out of politics?

Nineteen female MPs have stepped down ahead of the general election. Abuse has been cited as a major factor – so how concerned should we be?

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Sick of reading about the gender pay gap? Here’s what to do about it

New ONS data shows women in Britain are still paid significantly less than men on average. It’s all too easy to become jaded – so how can we stay fired up?

Northern Ireland abortion
Visible Women

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

From grassroots activists to women who faced prosecution for having abortions, we should pay tribute to those who helped make history.

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Life

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

The new series exploring love and relationships has finally landed.

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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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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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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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Sarah Ewart after Northern Ireland abortion law ruling
Visible Women

“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.

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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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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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