Established in 1996 by Seref Ozen and Mustafa Gokhan Demir, cocoon has grown to become a renowned Turkish brand with the slogan "Seeing comes before words." ...more »
Muhlis Gunbatti specialises in Ottoman and Central Asian textiles from the 17th - 20th centuries, with a large collection of Ottoman era kaftans. Owner Muhlis bey has over 50 years experience. ...more »
Huseyin Hayrullah Textile Arts offers a selection of some of Turkey's most unusual jewellery and textile art. From rings to bracelets, earrings, keychains and more, each piece is unique. ...more »
Featuring an inspiring collection of contemporary and reworked vintage items reminiscent of a new age tea party. ...more »
This charming Cihangir boutique store houses an eclectic collection of old and antique clothing and textiles, including many Ottoman-era pieces such as kaftans, dresses and embroidered linen. ...more »
Turkish textiles are renowned for their quality, variety and colour. From the time of the Ottoman Empire, the area now constituting modern Turkey produced many beautiful textiles which were made into stunning clothing and homeware items.
The Turkish textile industry remains an important part of the economy today, and there are many textile stores in Istanbul selling a variety of items, both new and old, from Turkey and its surrounding countries.
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