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Kalinko Living: Mother's Day

Kalinko Living: Mother's Day

Remember that feeling of being tucked into bed by your Mama when you were little? Remember how safe and special she made you feel? Remember how lucky you are to have her?


Well, if yours is anything like ours, it's the little things that she really cares about. Here's how we're going to tell her she's the best next Sunday.

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Your Kalinko: The Spring Home Revival

Your Kalinko: The Spring Home Revival

Looks like the sun has swapped its hat for its cloudy coat again. But it was lovely while it lasted, and we’ve got a very sunny collection of photos from your Kalinko Homes to keep us going until the lambs bring it back in April. 

Thank you all for sharing them! Here are our favourites:

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Home Truths: The Home Bar

Home Truths: The Home Bar

There is absolutely nothing superfluous or unnecessary about devoting at best a whole room, or at the very least an empty corner into a drinks den. In fact, we think it’s pretty essential.

So we’ve put together some styling ideas to get your mixers flowing and help your bar spring to life...

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Globetrotting: Morocco

If those teasing rays of spring over the weekend have triggered your melatonin, it’s the perfect time to book yourself some last-minute winter sun. This month, our Globetrotting tips come from Morocco, a place with the clash of colour, cuisine and culture that we love at Kalinko. And with flights in short-haul territory from the UK, you don’t have to go too far to top up your vitamin D.

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Kalinko Living: Top Tips for a Low-Key Valentine's

Kalinko Living: Top Tips for a Low-Key Valentine's

A week tomorrow is Valentine's Day. This is HUGE in Yangon. Think human-sized pink teddy bears, giant heart shaped boxes full of petals, poems crafted weeks in advance by adoring young hearts, checked for spelling and grammar by their bosses. It's big business over here.

At home, we're a more low-key bunch, but no less loving. Here are some ideas for spoiling your loved ones next Thursday.   

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Your Kalinko: Inside your cosy Kalinko homes this winter

Your Kalinko: Inside your cosy Kalinko homes this winter

Well here we are in the depths of winter. Snowy showers, icy underfoot, a cold start to Wednesday, says the weatherman. Thank goodness for delicious lentil stews, missed episodes of Les Miserables and a personal campaign to single-handedly keep independent bookshops alive. We are staying IN this winter! And it looks like you guys are too.

Here are our top picks of your Kalinko homes from the last few wintery weeks. Thank you all for sharing! 

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