Designer : Meral and Halil Sartekin
Inspiration : Contemporary and sleek shapes
What you should know : A free spirit who grew up in village of Akhisar, Turkey, Meral Sartekin always yearned to explore. The adventurous spirit inside her prevailed and she soon set out to study in Zurich, Switzerland. It was there that she married Halil and they launched Kelim.
Together with their nephew, Gultekin, they also established an atelier in Istanbul, where a team of highly trained craftsmen bring each design to life in sterling silver.
The perfect mix of Turkish heritage and Swiss design aesthetic makes contemporary Kelim a must have.