Commissions

  • climate crisis saving the planet
    Long Reads

    “Why are women taking on the burden of saving the planet?”

  • Long Reads

    Beautiful portraits of centenarians show what joy looks like around the world

  • dog pet bereavement leave
    Long Reads

    “Why all UK workplaces should offer pet bereavement days”

Latest Stories

narcolepsy
Long Reads

“Sleep hits you like a truck, anytime, anywhere”: what it’s really like to live with narcolepsy

From napping on toilet floors to crashing out in meetings, one woman with narcolepsy and cataplexy shares her story.

Posted by
Katie Antoniou
Published
Long Reads

This is why we’re all so obsessed with bridezilla stories

Whether they’re making outrageous financial demands or exploiting bridesmaids, bridezilla stories have us hooked...

Posted by
Lauren Bravo
Published
Long Reads

How to talk to your manager about your mental health in the workplace

46% of us lie to our managers about our mental health. Let's make this difficult conversation easier

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
eid
Long Reads

“Celebrating Eid alone this year didn’t feel like a celebration at all”

Salma El-Wardany was alone for Eid 2019. The isolated experience inspired her to make a change... for the better.

Posted by
Salma El-Wardany
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Posted by
Meena Alexander
Published

“The glaring problem with Caroline Lucas’ all-female Brexit cabinet”

“If this is feminism, I don’t want it.”

personal trainer
Long Reads

“A message to everyone who said I was ‘too tubby’ to be a personal trainer”

“I spent five months unemployed because I kept getting told that I didn’t look right for various jobs”

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
drinking alcohol
Life

Daytime drinking: why drinking alcohol in the day seems to affect us more

An expert has the answer...

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
ask again yes by mary beth keane
Books

Ask Again, Yes: read the first 2 chapters of summer’s biggest novel

Looking for your next beach read? We’ve got you covered.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
Life

Think smear tests are difficult? For some women, they’re near impossible

We need to make this procedure inclusive for all women.

Posted by
Hannah Price
Published
Food

Let South America inspire your next garden party with this summery spritz recipe

Aperol Spritz doesn't stand a chance...

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
Food

This alcohol free spritz is the taste of summer you’ve been waiting for

Crisp, refreshing and won't give you a hangover the next day.

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
Posted by
Andrea Lo
Published

Solo travel: the best alternative destinations in South East Asia for solo travellers

You’ve done Bali, Bangkok and Singapore. Now try these destinations...

Long Reads

16 women on why self-care is so important to them

It's about so much more than bubble baths

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
woman flowers
Long Reads

7 practical ways to support a loved one who is grieving

From helping with paperwork to preparing food, these simple gestures will show how much you care.

Posted by
Amy Swales
Published
Careers

Succeeding in your career doesn’t have to mean managing others, here’s why

You don't have to leave behind what you love to get ahead at work

Posted by
Christina Quaine
Published
burnout
Careers

Burnout: why we should resist the UK’s toxic culture of overtime to prevent exhaustion

Last year, we worked a collective £32 billion of unpaid overtime. It’s time to draw a line, says Stylist’s Sarah Biddlecombe.

Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published
the handmaids tale
Long Reads

“Watching TV can soothe my anxiety – just don’t make me watch The Handmaid’s Tale”

Poorna Bell found watching The Handmaid’s Tale only served to increase her anxiety. But happily, there are other shows that have the opposite effect...

Posted by
Poorna Bell
Published
michelle elman linda blacker plus size asian representation
Long Reads

The plus-size Asian women behind that viral photo have a powerful message for us all

Stylist goes behind the scenes of one of the most important photoshoots of 2019.

Posted by
Michelle Elman
Published
Posted by
Sarah Biddlecombe
Published

“Being diagnosed with breast cancer can be a lonely experience. Here’s how to cope”

Cancer survivor and podcast host Lauren Mahon shares her advice for tackling the isolation that can come hand-in-hand with a cancer diagnosis.

Long Reads

Why we need to close the orgasm gap

"Never apologise for wanting a real, thigh shaking orgasm. You’re worth the real deal."

Posted by
Stylist Team
Published