Suzi Oberman's Profile

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Having been raised under the tutelage of a mum who was a seamstress and milliner, I absorbed a love and appreciation for fine materials. A home economics major in high school, I took a circuitous route to my current occupation by alternately running businesses and creating jewelry. Once I found Etsy it was like a dream come true... a venue where I could inspire creativity in others while I homeshooled our daughter.
Each item selected for the shop has a vision attached of the many ways it may be manipulated and we love to see how the customer's unique perspective shapes raw material into product.... seeing photos of their creations is what gives us great joy.

And the shop name? A scriptural reference to the two sisters of Lazarus... having way too much Martha in me but wanting to be so much more like Mary! Always seeking a change of heart to prioritize life and have…

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  • Female
  • Born on April 30
  • Joined January 31, 2009

Favorite materials

Silk flowers, lace, ribbons, fine fabrics, buttons, appliques, vintage papers, trims, glitter, pearls, crystals

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MaryNotMartha
Fine Trims, Laces, Fabrics & Millinery...

About

Having been raised under the tutelage of a mum who was a seamstress and milliner, I absorbed a love and appreciation for fine materials. A home economics major in high school, I took a circuitous route to my current occupation by alternately running businesses and creating jewelry. Once I found Etsy it was like a dream come true... a venue where I could inspire creativity in others while I homeshooled our daughter.
Each item selected for the shop has a vision attached of the many ways it may be manipulated and we love to see how the customer's unique perspective shapes raw material into product.... seeing photos of their creations is what gives us great joy.

And the shop name? A scriptural reference to the two sisters of Lazarus... having way too much Martha in me but wanting to be so much more like Mary! Always seeking a change of heart to prioritize life and have the proper attitude and focus.

“Martha, Martha, you are worried and troubled about many things. But one thing is needed, and Mary has chosen that good part, which will not be taken away from her.”
Luke 10:41,42

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