Se-Ay Kreative creates completely UNIQUE handmade necklaces, made by using antique ‘oya’ (traditional Turkish needle lace technique, known as knotted lace) pieces in combination with newly handmade traditional needle lace, colored glass beads and semiprecious stones. The process is an extremely elaborate one, taking no less than 1-2 days to complete each piece.
Oya (Turkish needle lace (knotted lace)) is a traditional Turkish handicraft mainly used as the edging for headscarves (Yazma). She learned this dying art from her mother. First she used ‘Oya’ for adorning ‘Yazma’. Along the years, she used this as a jewelry accessory and created numerous different styles and designs.