Ashley Fetters Maloy

Brooklyn, N.Y.

General-assignment feature reporter covering lifestyle, pop culture and politics

Education: Northwestern University, BS in Journalism and Spanish

Ashley Fetters Maloy is a feature reporter covering lifestyle, pop culture and politics. Before joining The Washington Post, she worked as a staff writer at the Atlantic and an editor for GQ and Entertainment Weekly.
Latest from Ashley Fetters Maloy

America is obsessed with Marilyn Monroe. ‘Blonde’ is about Norma Jeane.

It has been a Year of Marilyn, full of tributes and homages, but "Blonde" explores the darker side of the entertainment icon.

September 28, 2022

The subtle messages of Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle’s funeral dresses

Catherine (a.k.a. Kate Middleton), Meghan Markle and Camilla Parker Bowles each wore an ensemble that spoke to their relationship with the queen and the moment.

September 19, 2022

An ode to the scrunchie, the ’80s fashion invention we never forgot

Scrunchie inventor Rommy Hunt Revson died Sept. 7, but she was still alive to see its triumphant return as a stylish accessory.

September 18, 2022

‘Succession,’ ‘Ted Lasso’ win big at the 2022 Emmy Awards

“Succession,” which was nominated for the most awards of any series, took home the coveted best drama trophy.

September 12, 2022

Queen Elizabeth, fashion icon? Yes.

She set the standard in politics and diplomacy.

September 9, 2022

Armie Hammer’s sordid family drama is center stage in ‘House of Hammer’

"House of Hammer" details recent criminal allegations against actor Armie Hammer, as well as the history of the embattled men in his mega-wealthy family.

September 2, 2022

Their ancestors came to America. After Dobbs, they want out.

The Dobbs decision curtailing abortion rights and the assorted political turmoils of the summer have pushed many Americans to try to obtain dual citizenship.

August 29, 2022

The world’s cornhole elite, chasing that one perfect toss

Inside the fiercely competitive cornhole world championships, where America’s favorite beanbag game is a way of life.

August 11, 2022

Everyone loves e-bikes — except some who have to share roads with them

Some people think e-bikes point toward a utopian future. Others wish they'd go away.

August 6, 2022

How Elon Musk became a new kind of celebrity

The Twitter saga has capped Elon Musk's rise as a pop-culture figure, one who’s a unique combination of influential executive, oddball personality and divisive internet provocateur.

July 16, 2022