'Íğne oyası' (Turkish lace, made with the needle). Used in the headgear of the 'Efe' (Late-Ottoman Aegean people’s militia).

tutorial in TWO parts http://merlettoadago.blogspot.com/2011/12/biglietti-dauguri-seconda-parte.html needle lace @Af's 1/4/13

Lace: Needle, is a type of lace created using a needle and thread to stitch up hundreds of small stitches to form the lace itself.

Beaded Necklace - Crochet and Needle Lace

Beaded Necklace - Beaded Crochet Neckalce - Knotted Crochet Necklace - Needle Lace

antique Turkish textile

simply beautiful, delicate and colourful antique Turkish textiles details.

Turkish oya needlelace

Little Treasures: Oya Crochet or the Language of Anatolian Women