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Friendship soulmates are more than just friends, and this is why

“My best friend and I are soulmates, and it has nothing to do with romance”

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Naomi May
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    Entertainment

    Become the ultimate quizmaster with our step-by-step guide to hosting a virtual pub quiz

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    TV

    86 ridiculously good TV box sets to curl up with this winter

  • Friendship ghosting: “I haven’t replied to my friends’ messages for over a year. Now I want to get back in touch”
    Relationships

    “I’ve ghosted my friends for over a year – now I want them back”

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Relationships

How to stay calm during a confrontation if things start to get heated

Struggle with letting your emotions get the better of you? Read this.

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Aiden Wynn
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Lauren Geall
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Relationships

Why do we get so jealous of other people’s friendship groups?

“I grew up watching Sex And The City and dreamt of having friendships where all the personalities fit together like a jigsaw, but it never happened for me”

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Alia Waheed
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Money

“Looking to save money on gifts at Christmas? Here’s how I did it”

How one writer took a budget-friendly approach to her Christmas shopping this year – plus expert tips on how to do the same.

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Amber Sunner
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Life

Where to get your independent Christmas cards from this year

It's not too late to send Christmas cards from these gorgeous independent brands.

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Amber Sunner
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Lucy Robson
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The greatest ever Christmas TV specials, as chosen by the Stylist team

Come one, come all, and delight in some festive nostalgia.

How to get over being ghosted by your best friend
Relationships

“My best friend ghosted me, and 17 years later I’m still not sure why”

“I knew that they were still seeing each other and meeting up, just without me.”

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Amy Beecham
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How to make friends at the gym
Wellbeing

How to make new fitness friends at the gym (and keep them)

Go into 2022 with the confidence to meet new people.

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Miranda Larbi
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People

Jennifer Aniston reveals why she had to walk off the Friends reunion set multiple times

The Hollywood star admits she was “naive” going into the hotly anticipated Friends reunion show.

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Morgan Cormack
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Relationships

“Being the social secretary in my friendship group is draining – it’s like a full time job”

The stress of taking on all the social admin for you and your friends is real, especially at this time of year.

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Kedean Smith
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Family & Friends

This is when it’s time to break up with a friend (and what to do about it)

Managing our friendships is an important form of self-care.

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Alex Sims
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Friend detoxes: should you be decluttering the old friendships in your life?
Family & Friends

Want to ‘declutter’ your friendships? Here’s how to go about it

Would you brave a “friend cleanse”?

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Amy Beecham
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Alice Porter
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“I’m late for absolutely everything – does that make me a bad person?”

Four women on why they can’t get over their worst habit.

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Women

5 things I learned when I took my friendships offline

Instead of catching up over WhatsApp and FaceTime...

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Relationships

These are the 3 types of friends we all need, according to a relationship expert

Having friends that serve different purposes is not only pretty common, it’s also OK.

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Leah Sinclair
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Psychology: the rise of ‘trauma dumping’, and how to handle it when a friend overshares
Relationships

“Trauma dumping” is the toxic trend we need to watch out for in our friendships

“Your friends are not your therapist.”

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Amy Beecham
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Psychology of FOMO: “The pressure to make the most of life post-lockdown is crippling me”
Relationships

“The pressure to make the most of life post-lockdown is exhausting me”

Stylist investigates the impact of over-socialising on women.

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Amy Beecham
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Celebrity

“You will be so missed”: Jennifer Aniston leads tributes to James Michael Tyler

“With just the littlest opportunity he created this indelible character.”

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Lauren Geall
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Family & Friends

How to be honest with your friends when they ask how you’re doing

Opening up can feel scary, but it’s also incredibly important.

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Lauren Geall
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Morgan Cormack
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They talk about themselves but never ask how you are: how to deal with the ‘reply only’ friend

Are you always the first to message friends who never return the courtesy? We ask women to share their ‘reply only’ friend experiences and get expert advice.

Summer 2021: this heartwarming photo series is all about celebrating the small moments we’ve missed
Life

This heartwarming photo series is all about celebrating the small moments we’ve missed

It captures the joy of summer 2021 on film.

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Amy Beecham
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