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CONTRIBUTORS • FEBRUARY 2021
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the ONLINE influencer • HERE’S WHAT RED’S DIGITAL EDITOR NATALIE CORNISH IS LOVING OVER ON REDONLINE.CO.UK THIS MONTH
WHAT’S YOUR DENIM DNA? • WHATEVER YOUR PREFERENCE, THERE’S A DENIM STYLE TO SUIT EVERYONE THIS SEASON
the FASHION influencer • RED FASHION DIRECTOR OONAGH BRENNAN SHARES HER STYLE FAVOURITES
GOOD SPORT • WHETHER THE LIVING ROOM IS NOW YOUR STUDIO OR YOU TAKE YOUR EXERCISE OUTSIDE, NEW KIT IS SURE TO KEEP YOUR SPIRITS HIGH
THE HAUTE HIKER • Practical yet polished, the humble walking* boot takes centre stage with a feminine spin. *no actual exercise required
SUBSCRIBE TO Red • THIS YEAR, FALL IN LOVE WITH YOU-TIME
WHY MY SUCCESS CAME AT JUST THE RIGHT TIME • She won the Booker Prize at 60, but author Bernardine Evaristo knew she was building to it all along.
RESET YOUR SAT NAV • Our lives constantly twist and turn, but what happens when you reach a dead end, or you just have this nagging feeling that you need to change direction? Clover Stroud reflects on navigating her own life journey.
You are the change • Want to live a more fulfilled life that benefits you and others? Brita Fernandez Schmidt, executive director of Women For Women International, explains six ways to connect with your passion and purpose
‘I DESIRE TO BE NOTHING BUT MYSELF’ • FROM BROADWAY SUPERSTAR TO TWO-TIME OSCAR-NOMINEE, CYNTHIA ERIVO IS CARVING OUT QUITE A CAREER – AND SMASHING GLASS CEILINGS ALONG THE WAY. AS SHE STEPS INTO HER LATEST ROLE AS ARETHA FRANKLIN IN A TV BIOPIC, ELLA DOVE DISCOVERS SHE’S ONLY JUST GETTING STARTED
COSMETIC SURGERY DIDN’T FIX ME – I DID • Emma Gunavardhana thought having a breast reduction would improve her body image, but that was something only she could change
6 BIG WAYS TO SAVE THE PLANET • To counter the Climate Emergency, we need to change the way we live. Red’s sustainable columnist, Armelle Ferguson, explains how
Is it time to walk away? • Is your relationship still worth fighting for? Is it okay to be comfortable, rather than passionately in love? Anna Bonet asks psychotherapist Allegra Vaselli the questions we contemplate when making decisions of the heart
10-MINUTE CAREER BOOSTS • Alice Olins on how to take the fast-track to success
12 MONEY RESOLUTIONS FOR 2021 (AND HOW TO KEEP THEM) • After a difficult year, it’s important to make the most of your money. Here’s our plan to help steer your finances back on course
The art of kindness • His charming drawings and reassuring words have provided a warm embrace for many during the most uncertain of times. Here, artist and author Charlie Mackesy tells Sarah Barratt about his whirlwind year, his animal alter-egos and why, in the end, love will always triumph
HOW I GOT HERE • National Geographic explorer Ella Al-Shamahi charts her unique career journey as a palaeoanthropologist
HOW TO HARNESS YOUR LUCK IN 2021 • Jupiter, the planet of abundance, is changing signs this year, bringing good fortune to those who look for it. Our astrologer, Yasmin Boland, reveals how to make the most of this new beginning…
THIS MONTH’S BEST BOOKS • SARRA MANNING’S FAVOURITE NEW RELEASES INCLUDE...