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 […]

Butterscotch Ombre Candle (ft. ECO SOY)

  Its back! The ‘oh so popular’ EcoSoya wax has landed back in the Soap Kitchen. Of course, this calls for a candle related ‘Make it Monday’.  We love a good reason to get stuck in to the candle making ingredients we sell here at TSK and choosing a yummy fragrance is always fun! Let’s […]

Scallop Shell candle

On a recent trip to the South Devon coast, I collected a bag full of scallop shells from the beach that the local fishermen had discarded (after keeping their delicious catch). I bought them in for a brainstorming session to the creative team, whilst thinking what to do with all these wonderful shells, we took […]

#MakeItMonday- Mothers Day Candle Kit

Whether you want to buy it, make it or give them the ingredients to make it, there is no gift more classic than a Mothers Day candle. Today we are going to go through the recipe, and how to make one of our candle kits. These kits give you everything you need to make some […]

#MakeItMonday- Orange Candle

After making the Halloween Hand Candle I was keen to have a look at what Christmassy candles we could make and found our Orange Candle kit. This kit gives you everything you need to make two orange candles which would be a great accompaniment to your lump of coal soaps in the bottom of someone’s […]

Hair Raising Bleeding Hand Candle

Halloween Week- Hair-raising Bleeding Hand Candle

At the Soap Kitchen, we had a ‘burning’ desire to make a hand candle this week and this special recipe is a really ‘Handy’ one for your Halloween preparations. Your scary décor is going to look particular freaky with this new addition. Be careful though as this recipe and final outcome can get really hot! […]

Lit Candle

How to make a scented candle using soy wax by Reece at Couples Candles

This week’s blog is written by Reece from Couples Candles. Couples Candles are based in Cornwall, England and run by partners Reece and Chlo. They started up the business in November 2016 after Reece lost his job. Ever since then they have been buying their ingredients from The Soap Kitchen and making great new products! […]

Fragranced Candles

Make your own Fragrant Candles

There are several candle kits available from The Soap Kitchen and they make the perfect gift for Mothers Day, birthdays or any other special occasion. They are really easy to use so we thought we would show you how to make your own fragrant candles using one of our kits. The Lavender Soy Candle Kit […]