About Myra @ HerbanLuxe

Myra is an Etsian with an MBA. The art of business and technology are her two obsessions. She has been writing EcoEtsy Business Tips since 2010. Myra grew up in Puerto Rico with grandparents who were a head of their time and didn't know it - living what we would call today, "a simple green life." Her love of learning and teaching are the key drivers in almost everything she does.

Lights, Camera, Oscars – Herbanluxe goes to Hollywood

Over the past few weeks I’ve been dying of excitement over the fact that my little mascara was going to be included in the 2015 Four Seasons Hotel Beverly Hills Swag Bags for Oscars Talent and Nominees.  They had shared a list of the celebrities that would be receiving my little item in their bags. […]

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Valentine’s Day Red, White, and Black Linky Party – Join for a chance to Win $25

Valentine's Day Linky Party

❤❤❤❤ Love is in the air ❤❤❤❤ Join our Red, White and Black Linky Party Use our Linky Tool to share you RED, WHITE and/or BLACK items.   Then share your linky with your Facebook Fans, Twitter Followers, Instagram Peeps and get as many likes as possible by February 16th for a chance to win a $25 courtesy […]

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4 Things No One Tells You About ‘Entrepreneur-ing’ From Home

Many may not know it, but I work from home 100%. To some this may be a dream situation – a cake job.  However, reality is that I put in more work hours than most people do in their 9 to 5 jobs.  My Etsy shop is not my full-time gig.  I live to spread […]

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50 Apps to Manage and Grow Your Etsy Business

apps

I love lists and I really love a great app. As our businesses continue to move from computer to mobile devices, apps are becoming an integral part of our every day lives. There are everal apps that I use on a daily basis.  I’m a fan of the new Etsy Seller app and also use […]

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Six Places to Start Selling Crafts Online

We all know that Etsy isn’t the only game in town.  However, we are all well aware of the importance of building brand awareness.  There are several other venues where you can sell your crafty wares. Real Ways to Earn Money Online offers a list of 6 online locations where you can sell your crafts. […]

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Etsy Introduces New Listing Manager

listingmanager

A few days ago I received a message about the new Listing Manager.  It is available to all Etsy shop owners and I thought I would share some of my favorite new features the new Listing Manager offers. Advanced Editing, Filtering and Sorting We now have some additional options.  On the top right there is […]

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Etsy SEO: The Ultimate Guide to Ranking High and Being Found

Etsy SEO

Here at EcoEsty we’ve written a plethora of posts to help you improve your Etsy shop and over time it has become clear that we all seem to struggle with one similar task – Etsy SEO.  Over the years, I’ve learned a few tricks that I’ve which have helped me tweak my shop and increase my […]

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Rust & Sunshine: Shrinky Bracelet

rust & sunshine

Yesterday I blew your mind with an Upcycled Bubble Wrap Jewelry post.  Get ready for another why didn’t I think of that moment.  I found this great tutorial that takes your average plastic food container that is also non-biodegradable and turns it into stunning jewelry.  Read more.. 395 total views, 2 views today

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Upcycled Bubble Wrap Jewelry

Upcycle Bubble wrap

Bubble wrap. That plastic stuff that we love to obsessively pop. Unfortunately, bubble wrap is not biodegradable so it sits in landfills forever – that is until now. As I was gwaking through Pinterest, I found that really cool tutorial on how to make jewelry out of bubble wrap.  I was like – “get out […]

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