September 13, 2018

Some of my product world heroes. In case they can inspire you, too.


These are people who have inspired me during my soaping and product journey and I cannot recommend their books/YouTube channels/shops/minds enough. I know they have also inspired many others and I just...

August 13, 2018

I say cleansing. The pressure on me right now is immense. This blog is purely procrastination.

You see, I joined a New Zealand De-stash group on Facebook and posted that I had a lot of stuff to get rid of. That turned out to be an understatement and it turns out I have...

May 27, 2018

I will also predictably go into why you can’t make either ‘glycerin’ or ‘real soap’ without starting with lye. That may reach rant proportions, but I’ll try to keep it low level.

Glycerin Soap – Soap Crafting

I call it glycerin soap because it’s something people understa...

October 26, 2017

When you’re new to making products and everything is all sparkly (and expensive), you tend to make a few mistakes along the way, learning which suppliers you want to stick with, as you go.

This is a list of some of the suppliers I use, a few on a fairly regular basis:

Ne...