In the thick of the auto repair shops in an Istanbul industrial zone, one business is served by a valet. Sanayi 313, a restaurant and lifestyle concept store, was opened two years ago by creative director and interior and furniture designer Enis Karavil. Situated in an undiscovered nowhere that is quickly being discovered, its focus is one-of-a-kind luxury. Handcrafted bags and shoes feature baroque metallic embellishments—“textures of the Ottoman Empire,” says designer Serena Uziyel. A vintage natural history museum mineral table and Savile Row shirt counter display products like jewels and confections beside gothically fragrant candles, books, Borsalino hats, and glassware.
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