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Motif Collection

Kabasakal Caddesi, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
+90 212 516 13 74
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Beautiful rugs, informative descriptions, an Istanbul experience!

I spent a few hours pouring over beautiful rugs with Hamit and his assistant, such patience... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
Charming and authentic: Istanbul's hidden gem

I was doing a research on possible souvenirs to buy in Istanbul and I ended up looking and being... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
London, United Kingdom
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With 20 years experience, Motif Collection provides the best quality fully handcrafted carpets and kilims. While predominantly Turkish, our collection also features carpets from around the world, antique pieces and rare fragments. We also sell hand crafted Turkish ceramics and unique Turkish giftware.
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Kabasakal Caddesi, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
+90 212 516 13 74
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent a few hours pouring over beautiful rugs with Hamit and his assistant, such patience, drinking delicious tea, discussing life, people, history, traditions - an unforgettable experience and my beautiful rugs arrived back in Australia at the designated time without any problems - I...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

I was doing a research on possible souvenirs to buy in Istanbul and I ended up looking and being fascinated with Turkish rug. As I pursue my research for recommendations and tips, I came across the Motif collection, with great reviews I decided to experience...More

1  Thank Laugnd
Reviewed 31 July 2017

When I strolled at the old city of Istanbul, I found the best shop for buying carpets and kilims. The owner showed me so many beautiful pieces and explained each piece. Every story was interesting and attractive. I was very surprised at his deep knowledge...More

1  Thank penelopegordon000
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We visited Istanbul recently and I wanted to purchase a carpet and in future you should look no further than Motif collection if you want to purchase. The store is small and sweet, but the number of carpets inside is astounding and such a wide...More

1  Thank Cihan T
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My wife and I first visited Motif Collection two years ago. Hidir and his colleagues were welcoming, professional and very patient with us. It was our first time purchasing a carpet from Turkey and we had already been through the bizarres and a few other...More

2  Thank Roger G
Reviewed 13 December 2016

They are not only good rug sellers they are expert in repairing good old rugs to turn them into perfect condition rugs. I bought a nice kilim from them again for my living room I am so happy with colours and size. Thank you guys...More

4  Thank baris-lapaix
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Motif Collection is a real heaven for someone who is after just buying authentic real Turkish dowry carpets are. Be aware though of a shops a trying to sell copy of Turkish carpets around İstanbul everywhere.We had heard really bad stories about from others who...More

5  Thank antonio a
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Motif Collection is a great little store just next to Yesil Ev Hotel. They specialize in repairing washing for carpets and kilims and they are selling them also.They are just behind of Hürrem Sultan Bath on Kabasakal Street. i can basicly say that Motif Collection...More

3  Thank zeytna
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I visited Motif Collection twice during my stay in Istanbul, each time Hidir and Hamit demonstrate their carpets, explained about their stories, and answer any question i had. Motif Collection is a store that you have to visit if you are planning a trip to...More

5  Thank lindabeauty
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We bought two carpets and I wish I had also looked at kilim rugs! Hidir is amazing. After being sought after for 4 days by various carpet salesmen walking through Istanbul, even from across the street, it was such a relief to work with Hidir,...More

6  Thank Paula G
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10 August 2017|
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Response from Cihan T | Reviewed this property |
You have to go in and ask prices as they all vary according to the quality and age of the carpets.
19 May 2016|
Response from Laksmi A | Reviewed this property |
I think they do. They have so many types of kilims and carpets, and I saw few size of mat that you can use for praying.