Who is Melis Kaptanoğlu?
Melis Kaptanoglu was born in 1979 to a mother who loved nature, alongside a father who cherished the sea, becoming the youngest of three daughters.
Born and raised in Istanbul, Melis Kaptanoglu attended Sisli Terakki High School where she began her education. After graduating high school, she pursued her higher education in Sociology at Koc University. In addition to her academic accomplishments, she continued her participation at the Istanbul Conservatory of Arts.
At 21 years old, Melis joined her life with Cenk Kaptanoglu, and together they have three precious daughters named Alara, Leyla and Melissa.
In 2008, she became the founder, designer, and creative director of "Melis Kaptanoglu Kids". She started this venture, inspired by her daughters, and has raised it with meticulous care. Melis Kaptanoglu Kids, has received worldwide adoration, with many young stars carrying Melis Kaptanoglu’s unique designs confidently at numerous red carpet events. The brand has had six fashion shows; two of which were at London Children’s Fashion Week, another two in Moscow and Ukraine, and two in Istanbul. Melis Kaptanoglu Kids still continues to dedicate their brand image on young girls, capturing their hopes, dreams and ambitions in fashion pieces.
After many years of experience in the fashion industry, she launched “Melis Kaptanoglu Women's Luxury Ready to Wear” in 2021, which designs chic and timeless pieces for women.
Her primary devotion is to her family. Passionate about sports, art, travel, and healthy living, she is diligent, detailed, organized, and active.
Melis Kaptanoglu, constantly keeps on working creatively on upcoming projects and is always on the journey of creating new products that will leave you starstruck.