Born in Istanbul into an eclectic family of different origins and vast interests from cooking to photography, music to design, Basak Miller earned a degree in Film, Writing & Photography from Emerson College, moving on to New York to study at Parson’s School of Design and work as a Graphic Designer. Going back to her roots five years ago, she now runs her own blog NEW-IST, where she fuses her diversified upbringing, exciting travels and personal experiences, and contributes to various publications with her reviews and opinion pieces. Istanbul_BasakMiller_01_app