An Adventure History From a Door Knocker to a Ring with Atasay MYRAS
MYRAS’ 2011 collection “Thousands of Years’ Treasure Mesopotamia” has been inspired by the city of history and mystery, Mardin. Reflecting the sense of aesthetics, art and sophistication of an era; door knockers have become the favourite designs of the collection that was designed with an inspiration of Mardin’s history.
The city of stone and mystery… Being one of the poetic cities of Southeast, Mardin gives the impression that the time has stopped there with all its historical and visual values. The 7000 years-old historical houses of Mardin are not only the limelight of Turkey, but also that of the world. One of the most attractive parts of Mardin is door knockers. In old Mardin houses, there used to be two knockers, one of which is for men and the other one is for women. Women used to knock the door by using the elegant and the chic one, which was for them, whereas men used the other one.
Award winning team of Atasay has been inspired from the history of Mardin for MYRAS 2011 collection and brought a great number of works and unique designs together. Atasay design team has given life to the door knockers reflecting their era’s sense of aesthetic and sophistication with their own value in the collection of MYRAS “Thousands of Years’ Treasure Mesopotamia”. Designed with an inspiration from a door knocker, the ring became one of the most attractive pieces of the collection. Reflecting the curvaceous shape of Kybele, it is dazzling.
“Thousands of Years’ Treasure Mesopotamia” has sprung to life in Atasay’s MYRAS
Mosques, tombs, churches, monasteries and other structures that have been standing altogether for thousands of years have given inspiration to MYRAS “Thousands of Years’ Treasure Mesopotamia” collection. Anatolian’s mysteries history has sprung to life with the collection of MYRAS “Thousands of Years’ Treasure Mesopotamia” created by the award winning design team in the consultancy of fashion designer Özlem Süer and Archeology Editor.
The meeting point of cultures that has given life to hundreds of civilization, MYRAS “Thousands of Years’ Treasure Mesopotamia” will enable the women, who want to differentiate themselves, to enjoy the cultural fashion.
To see MYRAS “Thousands of Years’ Treasure Mesopotamia” collection, you can visit one of the Atasay stores in 120 sale points of Turkey.