Sole-proprietor Aydin Can has been in the business of selling carpets since he was 5 years old and opening and closing his fathers shop befor and after school. Aydin is the 'black sheep' of the family after being the first to leave his village in eastern Turkey and go to university in Istanbul. He studied landscape engineering and civil engineering and received two diplomas from two different universities at the same time!
Aydin wanted to continue his fathers business in Selcuk, along the Aegean coast. Aydin began Black Sheep Carpets in 1999. Aydin's business has grown over the years to include many clients more akin to family. Aydin takes annual tours to the US to visit his clients to ensure the quality of the rugs as well as the quantity!
Black Sheep Carpets is now located in Ayasoluk Hotel. Building a hotel was Aydin's lifelong dream, and now he is able to combine is great taste in carpets with a great heart for hospitality.
For your home or business, Aydin can come to you with a wide selection of top quality carpets and set them up in your own space!
Aydin collects very unique carpets made with wool, cotton and silk that are unique designs from different regions in Turkey. Aydin even has a few designs he made himself!
The best place to stay while visiting Ephesus. By the same owner. The Store is located downstairs.
1051. Sokak No: 12
Selcuk, Turkey 35920
Tel: +90 538-700-80 20
Handmade Turkish Carpets.
Aydin became passionate about carpets as a child, when he and his father would travel to villages in eastern Turkey to collect the handmade carpets. Aydin remained passionate about carpets and opened Black Sheep Carpets after he graduated with two degrees in engineering. Aydin specifically loves carpets that are totally unique.