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Motif Collection, Istanbul
(4.8/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
Famed for being one of the most customer-oriented shops in the city, Motif Collection offers a large selection of high-quality carpets and typical Turkish giftware. Inside the shop you'll immediately be greeted by a plethora of colors and patterns, from traditional to contemporary. Take a seat with a cup of tea while a staff member gives you an introduction into the history of the shop and Turkish rugs. Each rug here describes a particular topic, from society and nature to religion and politics. While you're here, take a look at the shop's luxurious line of carpets, some of which contain golden threads. Using our international travel planner, Istanbul attractions like Motif Collection can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • 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 st...  more »
  • Revisit to purchase for a Kelim, has become one of the aims of the trip to Turkey. It's always is and showed slowly relax. Decide on one CD this year so I was worried, but purchased a very nice Kilim. Or buy a souvenir of my trip when I bought the first-and try as I could, but surprisingly blends into the room. It is to decorate the home has now become indispensable. Shop staff for their kindness sincere and are more reliable. If anyone had a chance to visit Istanbul, kilims and carpets, or what kind of bothers the motif collection once visit.
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  • 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...  more »