Coffee Body Butter

Green beauty for 2019 This coffee body butter is a great example of a recipe utilising some of nature’s most loved ingredients, the avocado and the coffee bean. Natural ingredients are so popular in the skincare industry, we want to reap all the benefits that nature has to offer us, and what better time to […]

When Mollie Makes came to TSK

Behind the scenes with the magazines…! We were very excited about hosting the wonderful team from ‘Mollie Makes‘ & ‘In The Moment‘ here in our creative suite at the Soap Kitchen. Casting my mind back to August last summer, we had a full day of soap making planned for the lovely editor of ‘Project Calm’ […]

Customisable Labels

Are you looking to expand your brand? How about selling toiletries? Here at The Soap Kitchen we have done everything for you, all you need to decide is what you want to sell, what fragrance to choose from and which label design best suits you.   Why buy Wholesale? Handmade to order- small batch quality […]

Eco-Brown Wrapping Paper

Here’s one for all you last minute wrappers, pimp your brown paper! *Eco note- do the scrunch test: if wrapping paper bounces back after you’ve scrunched it into a ball, it has plastic in it so will have to go into the bin. Brown paper- 100% recyclable! What you’ll need: Brown paper White emulsion paint […]

Lavender Wheat Bags

We’re continuing our handmade Christmas gift ideas, we’ve got another one from director Lesley and her take on the Wheat Bag from Juliette Goggin and Abi Righton’s book ‘Handmade Spa’ it is full of inspirational ideas & tempting recipes. This one is particularly good if you have any last minute gifts, a secret santa that […]

Sparkling Soap Stars

This week’s #makeitmonday is a super easy recipe, something great that the kids can get involved with on a cold winter night, get cosy and creative with these super simple sparkling soap stars. These little guys were our ‘star’ (excuse the pun!) of our Christmas advertising campaign…sometimes the phrase ‘is that too much glitter?’ just […]

Handmade Christmas Decoration Ideas

Michael Buble is being played in the office, the glitter is out, the heater is on and we’re all hugging mugs of tea, that can only mean one thing… it’s December!!!! If, like us, December is the official time to begin the festive household decorating, then we’ve got a few ideas for you. We’ll be […]

Air Dry Clay Decorations

With the arrival of December this week’s #makeitmonday means we’re officially allowed to get festive!!! In the run up to Christmas we’ll be showcasing a few different handmade decoration & gift ideas, to make your house a beautiful festive warm space or give something to your loved ones to cherish, all whilst keeping costs down, […]

Diary of a Maker- Tara @ Dartmoor Skincare Co

A typical day for The Dartmoor Skincare Company starts with the school run! I then meet with mum in her Dartmoor Kitchen where we discuss the products, what we need to make and any orders that need to be placed. Dad is often around and being a business mentor for the Princes Trust, I’ll more […]