Meltem Özbek

Meltem Özbek has graduated from Istanbul Bilgi University “International Relations Department” in 2006. After completing the Fashion Design Training at the Istanbul Fashion Academy in 2009, she had a collection performance at the fashion show organized by IMA.

She participated in the “2010 Koza Young Fashion Designers Competition” organized by ITKIB and won the first prize in the "Leather Category". She continued her fashion and design education at “Vakko Esmod Fashion Academy” and did an internship at “Bilsar Textile”. Later, she exhibited her collection at the "Pure London Fair" held in London in 2012 as part of the "Istanbul Fashion Workshop Project" organized by the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce. She completed the "Design Realization" program at “London College of Fashion Center” for Fashion Enterprise with the scholarship of ITKIB in May 2012, then she started the process of creating her own brand identity in this period. Also she continued her professional work in a leather company.

Combining her professional design career with many sales points by her 2013 and 2014 collections, the designer has brought together the collections and fashion show performances. She has been producing her collections each season to her audience and global buyers.