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Charlize Theron

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

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Hollie Richardson
  • Lockdown
    Long Reads

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

  • Happy single woman
    Life

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

  • Support bubble for single people in lockdown.
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    Support bubble: “I feel guilty for choosing a fling over my mum and mates”

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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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“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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Hollie Richardson
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“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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“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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Emily Atack
People

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.

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Lauren Geall
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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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Sophie Tanner
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“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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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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Single at Christmas
Life

This is why you should embrace being single at Christmas

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

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Chloe Gray
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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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Home For Christmas: Watch on Netflix
Life

This Netflix series tackles every ‘single woman at Christmas’ cliché

Home For Christmas is a six-part Norwegian series.

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Hollie Richardson
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Bella Mackie
People

Bella Mackie’s advice on finding love after 30 is something every single woman needs to read

“Your 20s are a time of experimentation, you should have fun with it and don’t waste it.”

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Jessica Rapana
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Life

Illustrator perfectly captures the beauty of being single

“I like to show women who exist in solitude but do not suffer.”

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Stylist Team
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Why is the internet shaming Jennifer Aniston for spending Thanksgiving with her friends?

The actor celebrated with Courteney Cox, Jason Bateman and her ex-husband Justin Theroux. But the online reaction has been deeply disappointing.

Do you really have commitment phobia, or are you just better off single?
Life

Do you really have commitment phobia, or are you just better off single?

Newsflash: it’s OK to not want a relationship.

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Lauren Geall
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