Female Friendship

Katy Perry and Taylor Swift bonded by drinking tea and comparing their star signs, apparently

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  • Mothers supporting each other
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    This woman’s heartwarming message for other mums has gone viral

  • Demi Lovato and Taylor Swift
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    Demi Lovato and Taylor Swift were never “feuding,” so you need to calm down

  • Coco Gauff in her third round match against Naomi Osaka in 2019's US Open
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    Naomi Osaka’s response to defeating Coco Gauff was a testament to female friendship

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Life

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

Empathise, encourage, and never take it personally.

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Moya Crockett
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Halsey explains why her attitude to female friendships has changed

She has also talked about the "feminine rage" behind her new single.

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Hollie Richardson
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10 women on the unique joy of having friends of different ages

“She’s taught me not to rush life and just tick the boxes, but to enjoy it and savour the moment I’m in.”

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Joanna Kyte
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Katy Perry and Taylor Swift’s reconciliation is a tribute to the power of female friendship

"I realised how much we have in common."

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Lucy Mangan on why you’re never too old to make new friends

“I’d almost forgotten the thrill. It’s like having an affair but without all the bits that get you into trouble.”

People

Malala has officially seen Booksmart – and she approves of that reference

The internet came through for once

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Moya Lothian-McLean
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In praise of being a background friend
Life

In praise of being the background friend

A viral Twitter thread has reminded us that we don’t have to be in the middle of things to be valued.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Life

This is how often you should be seeing your best friend, according to science

Send this to her and get a date in the diary, pronto

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Megan Murray
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Life

Here’s what it’s like being the only woman of colour in a friendship group

"At times it was lonely but I often stayed silent and dealt with it alone."

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Georgina Lawton
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Long Reads

The unexpected power of making a new friendship in a foreign country

New friends are everywhere, even in the most surprising places

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Alice Morrison
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 24: Vanessa Hudgens attend the 2019 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 24, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/FilmMagic)
People

Vanessa Hudgens just got real about going through a quarter-life crisis at 27

Have you hit a crossroads in life? A huge 75% of us do at a certain age – and Vanessa Hudgens is no different.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Why Netflix’s Someone Great is the perfect rom-com about female friendship

We speak to star Gina Rodriguez and director Jennifer Kaytin Robinson about their must-watch movie Someone Great.

Life

The trailer for Wine County, Amy Poehler’s hilarious rom-com, just dropped

Essentially like The Hangover, for women, and better

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Millie Bobby Brown and Sadie Sink in a scene from Stranger Things season 3
Life

The feminist moment you might have missed from the Stranger Things trailer

The new season of everyone’s favourite Eighties nostalgia show is going to put female friendship first.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

The real superpower in Captain Marvel is female friendship

Carol Danvers doesn't have a love interest in Captain Marvel, but she does have a best friend

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Careers

How having a close-knit female network can help your career

Knowing brilliant women in your field doesn’t just make you feel good – it can also boost your job prospects.

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Moya Crockett
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What a major breakup in my 30s taught me about the power of female friendship

“I was 32, single and starting again. But I knew I wasn’t alone”

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Natalie Cornish
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The best A-list Instagrams from last night’s Grammys and Baftas

From celebrations of sisterhood to royal appearances

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Big Little Lies 2 is an ode to female friendship

The 'happy hour crew' are all close buddies

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This video of Michelle Williams and Busy Philipps gossiping is all of us

The Oscar-nominated actress went on her friend’s late night talk show and it was absolutely adorable

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