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.

How to Post a New Etsy Shop Update

Etsy Shop Updates

Hey Peeps! It’s Myra and I’m back with an awesome post on a recent Etsy feature – called Shop Updates.  If you look at your Etsy shop, right in the Shop Info section, you will see Shop Updates.  This is a great way to promote your products and I’m here to help you learn how […]

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Etsy’s Success Gives Rise to Problems of Credibility and Scale – NYTimes.com


If you’ve been following Etsy’s journey to IPO and the recent hot topic about Alicia Shaffer of Three Birds Next, then you have to read this article.  Has Etsy lost it’s soul? What do you think? Read more…     7,130 total views, no views today

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233 Cool DIY Projects I found on Pinterest


I love DIY, thus I’m also a Pinterest Junkie (checkout my boards). My girls and I have found some pretty neat ideas on Pinterest that we have used to makeover bedrooms and other living space in my home.  Here’s a round up of some very cool DIY Projects I found on Pinterest. Follow Myra’s board […]

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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


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


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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