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Living room essentials
 

The lounge is one of the most well-used rooms in your home: if you’re not hosting family and friends, then you’re snuggling up in front of the TV. So it pays to invest in some quality décor and home comforts. Getting the right colours, layout and furniture to suit your living room space and personal […]

Interiors
Interiors: brighten up your dining room
 

Whether it’s only used for special guests or in action on a daily basis, a Turkish family dining room needs to look good and be functional. We may not all have stunning views on to the Bosphorus in Istanbul, but you can create an equally light and bright feeling with the choice of wall colours […]

Garden
Turkish gardens awarded gold at Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Nilufer Danis’ Garden of Paradise has won the prize for the Best World Garden at this year’s RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show – one of the largest flower shows in the world. Sponsored by the Turkish Ministry of Tourism and Culture and located in the newly created World and Historical Gardens section, Danis’ design […]

His
Eray & Koray pay a visit to Ted’s Grooming Room

After leading the way in fashion for many years now, Ted Baker recently diversified into old school Turkish barbers with Ted’s Grooming Room. We heard on the T-VINE they’d opened the doors to their newest site in Mortimer Street (complete with medical theme, as pictured below). To celebrate the launch, we took our Turkish selves […]

Motoring
Autumn driving hazards

Hello autumn with your icy windscreens, low sun dazzle and wet leaves on the road.  Are you prepared?  Mel from the MEB Motor Centre sets out the essential checklist to keep your car moving safely as the weather gets colder and the nights turn longer. Icy Windscreens Give yourself extra time before you set off […]

Motoring
“S” is for….luxury?

There are many high-end executive vehicles in the car world: BMW, Jaguar and even Volkswagen, to name just a few, have been selling hi-tech super luxury automobiles for years. But for all their hard work they have not been able to topple the car manufacturer who continually manages to keep ahead of the pack: Mercedes […]

Body
The essential home exercise kit

No need to spend a fortune on membership fees or sports equipments. These inexpensive items will give you the freedom to get active when and where you want. Look out for our monthly online guides (T VINE.com/Wellbeing/Body) from our fitness experts, giving you plenty of tips on how to get the best use of these […]

Kids
Funky Giraffe – comfortable & cute babywear

For the cutest look, check out online retailer Funky Giraffe’s huge range of cool bandana bibs and t-shirts that keep your baby dry, warm and looking like the true star they are! Their long-sleeved t-shirts are 100% cotton, while bibs are soft cotton with a fleece backing making them comfortable and super-absorbent. funkygiraffebibs.co.uk