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Hello! I’m so happy you stopped by today. Guest blogging on Yarn Obsession is open! Why? Well, because guest blogging is a great way to get your name in front of a new audience…

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Meet Sedruola Maruska

Hey there! I’m Sedruola Maruska but please call me Sedie (Say-dee).

I’m so glad you’re here! Yarn Obsession is here to help you build a profitable handcrafting company that will change…

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Latest From The Blog

Why we need each other to win
Posted By Sedie  Posted On 15-Nov-2018

“Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.” – Muhammad Ali

It was 2011, pregnant with my baby girl the one thing I knew for sure, was I wanted to stay home with her.

My yarn business was going okay, but I wanted to start…

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Do you suffer from bad pricing disease?
Posted By Sedie  Posted On 05-Nov-2018

She contacted me via Etsy. She’d seen my shop and thought my pieces would do great in her brick and mortar. She was right, I had an amazing run with my items in the shop. But I had to adjust my pricing quickly!

“Hi, I’d like to put a few…

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One simple trick to create professional crochet pieces
Posted By Sedie  Posted On 29-Oct-2018

I used to get so frustrated! I’d follow a crochet pattern and create this beautiful piece, then when it was time for the edging the instructions would read “crochet evenly along the edge”! UGH

What does that mean and how does that work? You’ve told me how many stitches go…

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5 Ways to buy yarn and profit
Posted By Sedie  Posted On 22-Oct-2018

“You mean I can get the yarn company to send me yarn for my project?”

That’s what I thought the first time I found out I could design a project with yarn directly from the yarn company.

Yes, it is possible, but you must be a professional and you definitely need…

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Crochet Baby Items That Sell Well
Posted By Sedie  Posted On 01-Oct-2018

A few years ago I wrote this little article called “Crochet Items That Sell Well“! In that article I outlined what I believed to be the criteria needed to sell crochet items.

This time I want to be more specific about crochet baby items, as they relate to the…

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Picking the Perfect Yarn for Your Crochet Project – Part 3
Posted By Sedie  Posted On 17-Apr-2018

You’ve been so attentive, thank you!

We’ve taken time to talk about weights, dye lots and gauge, all important factors in figuring out what yarn to use for your crochet project.

Now we’re going to talk about the best yarns for specific crochet projects. I know I won’t be…

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Picking the Perfect Yarn for Your Crochet Project – Part 2
Posted By Sedie  Posted On 10-Apr-2018

Welcome back!

Last time we talked about how picking the perfect yarn is important to making sure your crochet project is the best it can be. We talked about weights and what each weight actually means when it comes to yarn. We also talked a little bit about the…

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Picking the Perfect Yarn for Your Crochet Project – Part 1
Posted By Sedie  Posted On 03-Apr-2018

I’m not sure about you, but when I was starting out I didn’t realize I had to pick the perfect yarn for any of my crochet projects. I just grabbed a yarn and would go.

While working on my very first project I ran out of yarn.

That may not seem…

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Natalie Beginner Crochet Scarf Pattern
Posted By Sedie  Posted On 04-Oct-2017

Natalie is a beginner crochet scarf pattern made with Red Heart Unforgettable yarn. When I first saw Red Heart Unforgettable yarn I fell in love! The color options were so mesmerizing and the feel of it was like silk. One touch and I knew this yarn couldn’t…

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