Julia Meehan

Education: Iowa State
Location: Dubuque, Iowa
Expertise: Entertainment, Fashion
  • Julia is a contributing writer for InStyle, where she reports on fashion, celebrity news, and entertainment.
  • She also writes and fact-checks the Gist's weekly newsletter covering women's sports.


Julia is a journalist and currently a digital editor at People. She is a contributing writer to InStyle, as well as the Gist.


Julia graduated from Iowa State University with a B.S. in Journalism and Mass Communications and a minor in Women's and Gender Studies. 

About InStyle

InStyle is an award-winning destination for fashion, beauty, and pop-culture, with an all-are-welcome ethos that swings open the proverbial velvet ropes. Whether you’re looking for a wardrobe refresh, haircut inspiration, or a story that’ll make sparkling cocktail-party conversation, our expert-connected coverage is where to start. Learn more about our team and editorial guidelines, here.

Latest from Julia Meehan
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Priyanka Chopra Wore a Midriff-Baring Two-Piece Set With the Highest Slit to a Beyoncé Concert
Zoey Deutch Vanity Fair
Zoey Deutch’s Flamenco-Inspired Minidress Had Two Massive Flower Appliqués
Sofia Richie Grainge Coastal Cowgirl
Sofia Richie Grainge Put a Stealth Wealth Twist on the Coastal Cowgirl Trend
Kristen Stewart Met Gala
Kristen Stewart’s Tweed Skirt Suit With Socks and Heels is Giving Cher Horowitz
Emily Ratajkowski
Emily Ratajkowski Just Proved Chinos Never Go Out of Style
Khloe Kardashian Orange Dress
Khloé Kardashian’s Slinky Creamsicle-Colored Dress Is Summer in an Outfit
Drew Barrymore 2023
Drew Barrymore "Cried So Hard" When Attending Taylor Swift's Eras Tour With Her Daughters
Kendall Jenner Sheer Cover Up
Kendall Jenner Took The Naked Dress Trend to the Coast
Serena Williams Baby Bump
Serena Williams Poked Fun at Her Growing Baby Bump While Slipping Into a Slinky LBD
Jennifer Lopez Los Angeles
Jennifer Lopez’s Latest Look Is a Masterclass in Summer Layering
Kylie Jenner Paris
Kylie Jenner Kicked Off the Unofficial Start of Summer in Two All-White Looks
Blake Lively On Set
Blake Lively Exemplified Quirky Girl Style in Two Pairs of Pants
Eva Longoria amfAR Cannes
Eva Longoria Wore Nothing But a High-Cut Bodysuit Underneath Her Totally Sheer Sparkly Dress
Blake Lively
Blake Lively Wore Camouflage Cargo Pants With Peekaboo Boxers
Kim Kardashian Parsons Balmain
Kim Kardashian Paired Her Midriff-Baring Two-Piece Set With This Throwback Y2K Accessory
Eva Longoria Cannes
Eva Longoria Paired Her Dreamy White High-Slit Gown With a Top-Knot Bun
Lily-Rose Depp The Idol Cannes
Lily-Rose Depp’s Vintage Chanel LBD Is Older Than She Is
Sydney Sweeney
Sydney Sweeney's Baby Blue Chiffon Dress and '60s-Inspired Fringe Is Giving Cinderella
Irina Shayk Cannes
Irina Shayk Wore Nothing But a Teeny-Tiny Leather Top With a Low-Rise Mermaid Skirt
Katy Perry American Idol Finale
Katy Perry Wore a Sheer Orange Two-Piece Set Littered With a Trio of Keyhole Cutouts
elle fanning cannes
Elle Fanning's Cannes Party Dress Was Equal Parts Disco and Avant-Garde
Katie Holmes Red Sea Festival
Katie Holmes’s Tuxedo Included Eye-Catching Fuchsia Crystal Heels
Beyonce London World Tour
Beyoncé Just Put a Summery Spin on the Power Suit