Posted: Jan 21, 2019 by Steve
Updated: Feb 15, 2019
Etsy Coffee Mug Shop Ideas For 2019
We are thoroughly researching Etsy.com to find new, successful Etsy coffee mug shops so you will have a heads up on what ideas are working. Highlighted here are shops that started selling on Etsy in 2018 that have achieved excellent results in 2019. Learn what items they are selling, how many they have sold, and who is operating the new, successful shop.
Before we continue, let's understand why is Etsy is such a popular place for so many retail businesses. 1.) Sellers avoid the trouble of having to design and develop an e-commerce website from scatch because Etsy has done most of this work for you. 2.) The Etsy user base continues to grow. Alexa.com, a website analytics service, shows that as of early 2019 Etsy was the 44th most popular website in the U.S. and ranks 151 in the entire world.
Etsy.com site rank in the U.S. and world 2019
As the graph above shows, Etsy is an elite marketplace where millions of people have turned their ideas into action. Humble Duds Co sells personalized coffee mugs. This Etsy shop was opened in early 2019 and as of February 15, 2019 they have sold 47 items. The company owner is Amanda from Charlotte, North Carolina.
By far the most popular mug sold at the moment is the Bitmoji Mug Valentine-theme mug. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Mugs Berry owned by Brian from Los Angeles has sold 67 specialized mugs as of February 15, 2019. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Recently sold items are:
- Large Star Wars Yoda Mug
- Not That Kind of Doctor Funny Mug
- Sloth Mug
Craftastic by Cha Cha has 67 items for sale on their shop and as of January 26, 2019 they have sold 311 off these items since opening for business in 2018. This business specializes in customized mugs, cups, and tumblers. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Popular items are:
- Custom personalized glitter beach cup - Ocracoke
- Custom Distressed American flag - we the people tumbler
- Hocus Pocus coffee to focus glitter travel mug
- Custom personalized glitter/paint dipped tumbler
Willow Mugs offers unique handmade mugs. They currently have 273 items available to purchase on Etsy, and as of January 21, 2019 they have made 1,746 sales.
Popular items are:
- Personalized Mug (Bestseller)
- The West Wing Names Mug
- Schrute Farms Enamel Mug
- Custom Grandma Mug
- Rose Apothecary Enamel Mug
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Erika Elizabeth Design offers custom mugs. Since 2018 they have made 1,407 sales from the shop. Erika Elizabeth from De Pere, Wisconsin is the owner. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Some popular items are:
- Custom Mug
- Mr. and Mrs. Coffee Mugs
- Mr and Mrs (established 2018) 13oz clear glass mug set
- Wifey and Hubby Clear Coffee Mugs (established 2019)
Swift Creek Gifts sells personalized coffee mugs. This Etsy shop was opened in 2018 and as of January 21, 2019 they have sold 1,014 items. The company owner is Darcy from Eureka, California.
Some recently sold mugs are:
- Into The Forest I Go coffee mug
- Bigfoot Sasquatch coffee mug
- Bandana Sloth coffee cup
- RV Trailer coffee mug
eCopious sells funny coffee mugs, T-shirts, jewellery & gifts. This Etsy shop was opened in 2018 and as of January 21, 2019 they have sold 4,086 items. The company owner is Brock Hamilton. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Some recently sold items are:
- Mama & Papa Bear Mug Set
- Godmother Mug Gift
- Workin' Harder Than An Ugly Stripper
- Liquid Patience - Mother's Day Mug
As of January 25, 2019, this successful Etsy shop called the Mug Mermaid, owned by Veronica, has sold 650 of their 287 items since opening for business in 2018. Rating is 5 stars.
Some of the recently sold items include:
- Grandpa Again Mug
- New Uncle Mug
- Zero Flocks Given Mug
- New Mimi Mug
- Great Grandpa Mug
She That Laughs offers funny mugs, t-shirts, necklaces & beer jugs. They currently have 689 items available to purchase on Etsy, and as of January 21, 2019 they have made 5,196 sales. Some recently sold items are:
- Pregnancy Announcement Grandparents Mug
- Best Friend Mug Sets
- Dog Dad Mug
- Engagement Mug
The Ginger Peony sells custom mugs from Oviedo, Florida. This Etsy shop was opened in 2018 and as of January 24, 2019 they have sold 1,808 items. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Some of the popular items this business sells are:
- Customizable Mug
- Mother of the Groom Mug
- Mother Of The Bride Mug
- Everything Hurts And I’m Dying Mug
She Mugs based in South Miami, Florida has 341 items for sale on their shop and as of January 21, 2019 they have sold 1,910 of these items since opening a shop on Etsy in 2018. This business specializes in funny & sassy mugs, wedding mugs, and more.
Some recently sold items are:
- Female Boss Lady Mug
- Divorce Humor
- Birthday Gift for Female Bestfriend Best Friend
- Sweary Mug Cup
Mug Mongers offers funny mugs, personalized gifts and more. They have 134 items available to purchase on Etsy, and as of January 21, 2019 they have made 363 sales. The company owner is Emily from Long Island, New York. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Some recently sold items are:
- I Love You Mug
- 50th Birthday, Colonoscopy Gag Gift Mug
- Outlander Mug
- Computer Geek Mug
Maes Coffee Mugs based in St Louis, Missouri offers hand printed coffee mugs. Since 2018 they have made 510 Sales sales from the shop.
Popular mugs they sell are:
- Sawdust is Man Glitter Coffee Mug
- Dwight Schrute Mug
- Ron Swanson Coffee Mug
- Poe Me A Cup Coffee Mug
MUGtastic Mugs by PJ sells custom mugs for all occasions. This Etsy shop was opened in 2018 and as of January 21, 2019 they have sold 748 items. The business is based in Mount Vernon, Kentucky. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Some of the more popular mugs they sell are:
- Personalized Maid of Honor
- Future Mrs.
- Best MIMI Ever
- Nursing Profession-theme
Vintage Envi Gifts sells coffee mugs, water bottles, pillow cases and more. This Etsy shop was opened in 2018 and as of January 21, 2019 they have sold 581 items. The company owner is Richie from Great Britain. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Some of the mugs this business has recently sold are:
- Fortnite Gamers Water Bottle
- Lilo and Stitch Coffee Mug
- I’m a Nightmare Before Coffee Mug
- Ohana Coffee Mug
As of January 21, 2019, Whatever Mugs has sold 349 of their 84 items, since opening for business in 2018. This company is owned by Kel of Cleveland, Ohio. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Some of the successful product ideas include:
- Trisha Mug Napoleon Dynamite Mug
- Funny Young Drake Coffee Mug
- Richard Simmons Mug Too Blessed 2 Be Stressed
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- Guy Fieri Flavortown Mug
As of January 21, 2019, Polka Dots & Scrolls has sold 265 of their 43 coffee mug items, since opening for business in 2018. This company is owned by Kathryn Van Horn of Charter Township of Clinton, Michigan. Shop rating is 5 stars.
Some of the successful mug ideas include:
- Custom Character
- Gnome Sweet Gnome
- Depresso, the feeling you get when you run out of coffee
- Ceramic Mug