Beymen Blender offers many international luxury brands and focuses on luxury casualwear, featuring popular names such as True Religion, Rachel Zoe and Marc Jacobs. The current collection offers colourful jeggings from Tory Burch and flares from 7 For All Mankind for women, while men can find well-fitting skinnies from McQ by Alexander McQueen and looser styles from Citizens of Humanity.
Beymen Blender, Abdi İpekçi Caddesi 23/1, Bostan Sokak 1, Nişantaşı, Istanbul, +90 (0)212 373 4800
The popular Turkish brand Mavi – the Turkish word for blue – is where locals get their blue denim classics and offers just about every cut and colour of jeans. In the women’s collection, the Lindy cut is perfect those who prefer skinny jeans. for skinny-jeans wearers, while Serena offers colourful jeggings and Cora is a looser-fitting flared style. Men who prefer looser, comfortable cuts should check out the Hunter line, or the Pierre style for a more fitted look.
Mavi Jeans, İstiklal Caddesi 123, Beyoğlu, Istanbul, +90 (0)212 244 6255
This classic denim maker is an Istanbul favourite, offering original blue jeans alongside its more recent line of custom-fit Curve ID jeans, made to fit individual body shapes. Dark blue and white-washed skinnies are popular in this season’s collection for women, while men can find straight, fitted cuts in all shades of blue.
Levi’s, İstiklal Caddesi 105, Beyoğlu, Istanbul, +90 (0)212 252 4952
Diesel is known all over the world for setting trends and Istanbul embraces all it has to offer, with multiple stores on the city’s famous İstiklal Caddesi shopping street alone. The brand’s loose-fitting Flairlegg style is appropriate for professional and casual occasions alike, while its Bootzee cut is perfect for wearing over boots.
Diesel, İstiklal Caddesi 95, Beyoğlu, Istanbul, +90 (0)212 293 9809
JeansLab offers shoppers a selection of brands to choose from, featuring the likes of Hilfiger, Diesel, Lacoste and Ralph Lauren alongside shoes and accessories from Armani, Hunter, Fred Perry and more. JeansLab, a city favourite, looks to offer complete looks to its clients.
Jeanslab, İstinye Park AVM, İstinye, Istanbul, +90 (0)212 345 5352