March 10, 2012, Istanbul
The official inauguration of the Dorya Macka~ Istanbul, Turkey showroom located in the well known Akaretler Streetopened this spring. The Akaretler area, so named for the Siraevler, or Row Houses, which line the lower end of the main streets. Commissioned by Sultan Abdulaziz, and designed by Sarkis Balyan, these 90 blocks were originally built to house the employees of the nearby palace.
Today the area is home to a number of high-end retailers, art galleries, cafés and the upscale Dorya 8,000 sq. ft. four story showroom. The product displays will include the company’s 2 main collections - Contemporain and Heritage; a refined mixture of collections featured in plush lifestyle settings. “Istanbul has a reputation for style and exclusivity-with so much wealth concentrated in a relatively small area,” says, Doruk Yorgancioglu, CEO of Dorya USA’s luxe brand. The exquisite interiors brand is known globally for its paramount design capabilities, customizable options, and wide range of handmade furnishings and upholstered products.
Istanbul showroom inspiration comes from the timeless designs of the company’s luxury portfolio, and will provide clients and customers with access to the most expansive presentation of Dorya products. Designed by Bahar Yorgancioglu, the new showroom fits well with the modern image of the brand and offers wasy access to the aficionado designer. The interior exhibits luxurious upholstered and casegood products in a calming setting. “We believe this flagship offers optimal connectivity with the high-end designer and instrumental in the continuing evolution of the Dorya brand global showrooms and retail stores,” says Doruk Yorgancioglu.
More about Dorya
A global luxury furniture and interiors brand, Dorya creates exquisitely handcrafted furniture and interior elements, with the philosophy that the pursuit of style is a way of life. All pieces are 100% handmade and can be ordered, which offers customers the option of customizing their pieces. Its three furniture collections are Heritage, Contemporain, and Executive. The Dorya brand is firmly rooted in the tradition of the finest wood craftsmanship, luxurious materials, and attention to detail.
The 33 year old brand was introduced to the US market two years ago during the International Home Furnishings Market and has been profiled in Florida Design Magazine, and Traditional Home; featured in Architectural Digest Magazine, Luxe Magazine, Miami Home & Décor Magazine, Interior Design Magazine, Robb Report, and thehome.com. The corporate office relocated earlier this year to Miami, FL, and manufacturing facilities are located in Izmir, Turkey.
To learn more about Dorya visit www.doryainteriors.com