Shaqtiwe has been created by Özge Derman with her 15 years of design experience and dance, pilates and yoga instructor practice with the motto of "Breathe. Create. Change.".Shaqtiwe aims to meet yoga, pilates and sports lovers based on quality, comfort and elegance as well as being a brand where unique designs are realized.It addresses not only products that are consumed in a short time, but also women and sometimes men, in order to create personal objects that can be connected emotionally and to meet at special moments where peace can be found in the colorful Shaqtiwe world.Natural rubber mats for yoga / pilates, which are the brand's prominent products, are washable and offer long-term use.It puts quality and comfort in clothing and accessories to the forefront and carries its designs beyond merely an ornamental quality.It is the greatest desire of Shaqtiw brand and designer to provide products that you can breathe in, have a pleasant time on, and use very, very much.Özge Derman was born in 1979 in Istanbul.She studied Fashion Design at Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti in Milan and Institut Duperre in Paris. She has designed for many different brands in up country and abroad.She has also completed Contemporary Dance at Yildiz Technical University and Antwerp Conservatories and she is still active in dance, yoga and pilates.She is the founder and designer of the Shaqtiwe brand and continues her PhD studies in Sociology at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales in Paris.