Shop Real Time – not live

Istanbul, Turkey

October, 2014

We’re visiting Istanbul, Turkey for a month, doing our best to live like the locals. I’m so thrilled to explore Istanbul, Turkey and shop the markets and bazaars for you. Join me by following A Curated World’s Istanbul” Pinterest Board. We’re meeting with respected artisans and dealers to discover the most authentic and high quality home goods that Istanbul has to offer. I’m excited to discover the perfect unique gift, a colorful blanket, the stylish bag, or…


It’s almost like shopping with me. As we make discoveries we’ll post our finds during the trip. You can expect to see new items almost daily. You’ll choose your items, and we’ll bring them back with us. Armchair shopping at it’s finest. Send requests or suggestions!

Follow 3 simple steps to Shop Real Time…

  1. Shop Kay’s discoveries each night on Istanbul Pinterest.
  2. Email your selections to immediately to reserve.
  3. Pay your invoice via PayPal.



During this trip, I will meet artisans and dealers, learn about their craft and share with you the home and lifestyle products we discover!

I will Pin favorite finds of the day to the Pinterest board. Email me at immediately to reserve your choices! Remember – some items may be one-of-a-kind! Other items may be made-to-order, and much of my selection will simply fit into a suitcase!

Each night I will send out PayPal invoices with complete product details. You may add or adjust your invoice nightly – simply email me with any questions or changes.

You must pay your invoice before DATE. Things to remember:

  • Our nightly email may not reflect that day’s full selection
  • You do not need a Pinterest account to view our boards
  • You do not need a PayPal account to pay an invoice via this service
  • You may pay your invoice at any time prior to DATE (we welcome this!)
  • You may have multiple invoices (we welcome this!)
  • Invoices may be adjusted any time prior to payment
  • Shipping will be added to your PayPal invoice per UPS Ground/USPS
  • Per payment, all sales are final
  • We can’t guarantee availability of Real-Time Istanbul, Turkey items via our website

*Any order invoice not paid by DATE 9am ET will not be filled

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