GRAV GRAV is an Istanbul-based woodworking studio. Inspired by nature, I create uniquely spirited wooden bags, handcrafted with natural materials like walnut, oak and beech. Wooden purses, clutches and backpacks are adorned with needlepoint, embroidery and leather details.
It was her love of nature that inspired Merve Burma to start crafting wooden bags in her Instanbul-based workshop. But wait, these are not just any wooden bags. Merve cross stitches intricate fruit and floral motifs onto the oak, walnut and beech wood surfaces of clutches, backpacks and shoulder