A celebration of modern beauty on the streets of Istanbul

"Whenever I step out of the house I'm treated like a live bomb, everybody's wondering, but nobody gets close. I'm trying to tell people that everyone can wear anything."

by i-D Staff
15 November 2019, 10:53am

This story originally appeared in i-D's The Post Truth Truth Issue, no. 357, Autumn 2019. Order your copy here.

Nora wears dress Dior. Boots Prada. Shot at Tomtom Kirmizi.
Nora wears suit Givenchy. T-shirt Erika Cavallini. Boots New Rock. Shot at Tomtom Kirmizi.
Caglar wears shirt and rollneck JW Anderson. Trousers Emre Pakel. Belt Givenchy. Jewellery model's own. Shot at Tomtom Kirmizi.
Cassandra wears jacket Alaïa. Trousers Kwaidan Editions. Shot at Tomtom Kirmizi.
Günce wears dress Molly Goddard. Leotard stylist's studio. Boots Prada. Shot at The Spice Bazaar.
Left to right: Su, Irem, Krutzog and Melek wear swimsuits stylist’s studio. Shot at Cağaloğlu Hamamı.
Left to right: Günce wears top Sudi Etuz. Jacket and trousers Chanel. Boots Prada. Bugra wears top Mowalola. Trousers Giray Sepin. Belt Manc. Shoes Alexander McQueen. Bahadir wears tank stylist’s studio. Trousers Gucci. Shoes model’s own. Mert wears suit Prada. Scarves (worn as belt) Hermès. Jewellery model’s own. Boots New Rock. Shot at Sarayburnu.


Photography Markn
Styling Bojana Kozarevic

Hair Soichi Inagaki at Art Partner using Bumble and bumble.
Make-up Rebecca Wordingham at Saint Lukes using NARS Cosmetics.
Nail technician Pinar Kozin.
Photography assistance Milly Cope.
Styling assistance Emily Jones, Mehmet Yasar, Muhammet Bozkurt and Giovanni Beda.
Hair assistance Huseyin Altun.
Make-up assistance Ceren Eroz.
Production (London) Christina Barrett.
Production (Istanbul) Gözde Cengis at Art+Ist.
Production assistance Mert Abedan.
Post Production ink. Shot at Istanbul Sarayburnu, Cagaloglu Hamami and The Spice Bazaar.
Special thanks to Tomtom Kirmizi. Casting for Günce Troy Agency at D+V Management.
Casting for all other models Eylem Basar Sögüt at Casting Killer. goturkey.com

Models Günce Gözütok at M+P. Nora Senkal. Bugra Büyüksimsek. Bahadır Akkuyu. Mert Eken. Melek Nur Kacan. Krutzog. Su Alandagli. Irem Nur Sancak. Çaglar Almendi. Cassandra a.k.a Gizem Erhan.

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