Nagehan Bayindir, founder & CEO of Somer Stay. She launched her company during the spring/summer of 2020. In order to break the monotony of every day life and to elevate the experience of spending many days at home during the lockdown, she decided to design luxurious and safe candles that incorporated her artwork into the branding. Since the launch of Somer Stay, she's designed handmade Turkish towels and stylish organic cotton loungewear collection that can be worn to bed, around the comfort of your home, or to brunch with ease.
Nagehan was born in Turkey and spent her childhood in New York, New Jersey, and Turkey. She has a Master of Fine Arts from Columbia University's School of the Arts. She's a writer, painter, and designer.