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  • Dating in lockdown: tier 2 rules.
    Dating

    Dating in lockdown: what do the new tier 2 rules mean for single people?

  • Woman reading a book in bed
    Books

    This is the book single women are reaching for again in lockdown

  • Dating in lockdown: cuffing season
    Dating

    What do single people really think about “cuffing season” in the time of Covid-19?

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Lockdown
Dating

What do the lockdown rules really mean for single people and dating?

One writer shares her concerns about dating this autumn.

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Hollie Richardson
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Charlize Theron
People

Charlize Theron’s discussion with her daughters about “dating herself” is a refreshing listen

The actor spoke on the InCharge with DVF podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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Lockdown
Long Reads

“How a lockdown romance helped me face my fear of dating”

Have our attitudes to finding new relationships really changed because of the pandemic?

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Hollie Richardson
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Happy single woman
Life

New study confirms your relationship history doesn’t affect overall happiness

But we already knew this, right?

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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Support bubble: “I feel guilty for choosing a fling over my mum and mates”

Single women respond to the latest lockdown rules.

Being single during quarantine.
Opinion

Single in quarantine: “I can’t remember the last time I hugged somebody”

One writer shares the realities of being single during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Hollie Richardson
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Long Reads

Is it OK to ghost someone you're dating because of coronavirus?

“As if the current dating landscape wasn’t bad enough...”

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Ashley Manning
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benefits-of-being-single
Long Reads

“Stop single-shaming me – I don’t need a partner to be valued”

Women who are single and childless are reportedly the happiest.

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Ella Jackson
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Maya Jama
People

Maya Jama expertly shuts down the expectation for newly single women to feel sad

She chatted on The Reality Tea podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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Couple privilege
Long Reads

“Why does couple privilege punish me for being single?”

“Every single day, I notice the practical things in life that are literally easier and cheaper to do when you’re in a relationship.”

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Hollie Richardson
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Long Reads

“Last Valentine’s Day I was dumped. This February I’ll be celebrating a year of self-love”

Following a disastrous breakup, one woman set out to be relationship-free for a year.

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Megan Murray
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Lauren Geall
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Emily Atack just nailed the big problem with the way society talks about single women

Newsflash: some women actually choose – and enjoy – the single life.

ghosting someone
Long Reads

Why being ghosted is so painful, even if you barely know the person

Have you been ghosted by a date? Don’t beat yourself up over it – read this advice instead.

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Tiffany Philippou
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Lena dunham
People

Lena Dunham just showed she’s not afraid of clichés about single women

She was walking to the refrigerator at 3am in her mustard-stained nightgown, carrying an armload of cats.

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Jessica Rapana
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Life

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

“I was told I was boring and old. In reality, I’m none of those things.”

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Moya Crockett
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Jessie J and Channing Tatum
People

Why we need to stop feeling sorry for Jessie J after her split from Channing Tatum

The singer knows that there is so much more to life than relationships, and it’s time we respect that.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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sologamy
People

“I got married to myself; I was ridiculously happy and the vibe was amazing”

Ever wondered what it’s like to marry yourself? Here, a Stylist reader explains how and why she opted for self-marriage.

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Sophie Tanner
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Getty
People

Emma Watson’s response to the “self-partnering” debate exposes a huge problem

This is what the actor thought to the huge reaction.

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Hollie Richardson
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Chloe Gray
Published

This is why you should embrace being single at Christmas

Because dashing across the country to keep your in-laws happy is exhausting.

Toxic relationship
Life

The real reason we stay in relationships that are bad for us

It’s time to take off those rose-tinted glasses…

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Megan Murray
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