Cleaning

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Confessions of a cleaner: the secret lives of women who tidy up after us

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Isabelle Aron
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    Life

    This is how often you should be washing your bed sheets

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    Fashion

    These simple cleaning hacks will make your jewellery sparkle

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    How to wash your gym leggings (without them falling apart)

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6 cleaning methods designed to declutter your home and mind
Home and interiors

6 cleaning methods designed to declutter your home and mind

From oosouji to döstädning (aka ‘Swedish death cleaning’).

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

I was positive about everything for a week - here’s what I learned

Put on a happy face…

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Life

Here’s how to be positive when “positive thinking” makes you cringe

Train your brain to look on the bright side.

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Beauty

How to clear out your beauty collection, according to a decluttering expert

Kick off the new year by freshening up your beauty arsenal.

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Hanna Ibraheem
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Lauren Geall
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Are you washing your face mask correctly?

Only 32% of people are – here’s how to get it right.

Life

7 time-saving cleaning tips for clearing out your fridge

You've put it off for long enough, but it's finally time to clean your fridge.

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Megan Murray
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Fashion

5 simple steps to clean your trainers

These are the easy ways to make your kicks look box-fresh.

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Harriet Davey
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Life

“How often should I wash my bra?”

Hands up who's been known to don their favourite comfy bra for weeks on end?

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Megan Murray
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Life

How often should I wash my bath towel?

Have you wondered about upping your laundry cycle amidst coronavirus?

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Megan Murray
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Life

Spring cleaning this weekend? How and when you should be washing your duvet

It’s a topic that could divide nations.

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Megan Murray
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Deep cleaning your home or making an unholy mess – what's your alone time style?

The Stylist team reveal some alone time extraordinary secrets.

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Hollie Richardson
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Eco-friendly deep cleaning hacks, for if you’re really bored during self-isolation

Because let’s face it: we all have a lot of time on our hands right now.

Life

Could the FlyLady cleaning technique be the next Marie Kondo method?

It’s not just about what you’re decluttering, but how you’re decluttering.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

Döstädning is the Scandi decluttering trend that demands we celebrate life

“Swedish death cleaning” might sound morbid, but it’s strangely uplifting.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Why this seemingly harmless phrase perpetuates sexism in a relationship

Does your male partner say this? Here’s why it’s so problematic.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

How social media is creating a new ‘ideal housewife’ stereotype

New research has shown a worrying trend.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Why do we love drag so much?

Killer queens

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5 life lessons from drag artists

Warning: may contain sequins

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Lucy Mangan
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Lucy Mangan: “7 ways to address the sexist housework gap”

I have compiled a list of hard-won nuggets of wisdom, amassed over the years, about shared housework...

Life

What the rise of the ‘cleanfluencer’ tells us about women’s lives in 2019

‘Cleanfluencers’ are the latest social media stars to sweep our feeds. But is this newfound passion for housework a step backwards?

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Alix Walker
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