Located in Çukurcuma, where you can find Istanbul’s best antique and vintage stores, designer Hakan Ezer’s showroom is a unique confluence of old and new. You’ll find antique objects that seem to harmonise perfectly with more modern pieces and you’ll definitely want to buy a few things to add something unique to your living quarters.
Faik Paşa Caddesi No.5, Çukurcuma, +90 212 293 95 06
One of the best design stores on Istanbul’s Asian side, Bizon Studio sells ceramic, wood, and metal designs that have been crafted locally. The owners also make sculptures and jewellery in an atelier on the basement floor.
Cemal Süreya Sokak, Altan Apartmanı No.30, Moda +90 216 345 87 02
Quite a sleek showroom with very modern furniture and design objects, Archive is one of those design shops that beckons passers-by to enter. Gorgeous pieces from Italy, Sweden, The Netherlands, and Germany are all a source of inspiration.
Serdar-ı Ekrem Caddesi No.19, Galata +90 212 291 11 40