Purple Hearts A $1500 Remembrance

I have been an Etsy seller since October 2009 and read a great deal in tutorials from Etsy, Handmadeology, EverythingEtsy and other helpful home biz blogs about how to price my product based on both materials and labor. I thought I was pretty well informed but I forgot to expect the unexpected!  Continue reading


Suck Eggs, Make Them Starry or Follow the Carnegie Motto

Call me crazy! Call me gutsy! Call me madame d’art! Adding that Amazon, Etsy, Nest Interiors, and FacebookFanPage is cross-promoting Hide A Heart.

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A Priceless Cup of Coffee is a Merry Gift of Christmas

I enjoyed the most extravagant cup of coffee the other day. In fact, I gulped down the equivalent of what would be a $1500 cup of coffee with glee and a ‘Merry Gift of Christmas’! Continue reading

What’s Your 2012 Advertising Budget?

When you stop by a blog, do you notice many have side bar advertisements? I always wonder how the shops advertising decide which blogs will provide the highest R.O.I. yield. What is the best way you have found to advertise an Etsy Shop or your own URL? Continue reading

Etsy Shop Help Available

If you sell on Etsy, I’m sure you are aware of the new DEFAULT RELEVANCY SEARCH changes we all want to include when listing our products. I spent a few hours on this already this week. How about you? Continue reading