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, […]

Natural Christmas Wreath

December is just around the corner, so it’s time to start thinking about some festive decorations. So our director Lesley has decided to share with you all a quick and easy way to create a Christmas wreath using natural or recycled materials. Over to you Lesley… It’s that time of year again and thought I […]

Have a Merry Craftmas

  Say no to mass-produced Christmas It is becoming more and more apparent that our traditional ‘mass produced’ Christmas that we have all been so used to over the last few decades, is getting far less fashionable. In light of the recent startling affects that plastic consumption has had on our environment, a ripple affect […]

Jewel Coloured Pine Cones soaps

These exclusive Pine Cone moulds are great for adding a bit of seasonal nostalgia to Christmas. They are great for easily experimenting with colour and make unique gifts as well. What you’ll need: Melt and pour soap base Vegetable glycerine (optional) Your choice of Essential or Fragrance oil Soap Colourants (we used coloured micas and […]

Finished Bath Salts

#MakeItMonday – Winter Snow Bath Salts

This week’s #MakeItMonday is a simple recipe for some Winter Snow Bath Salts. These make a great gift, especially at this time of year because they look so much like salts! Adding salts to your bath softens the water, adds some great detoxifying minerals and a great fragrance to your tub! You can use any […]

#MakeItMonday – Carrot for Rudolph Bath Bombs

It’s Christmas Eve night and you’re placing a glass of milk and a mince pie by the fireplace for Santa, and of course a carrot for Rudolph. Why not spruce up your carrot this year and make this brilliant Carrot Bath Bomb ready for Rudolph to take a long hot bath when he gets home […]

#MakeItMonday- Christmas Cinnamon Pot Pourri

This week I wanted to make something to festive-up the creative suite in a few weeks and try a dry pot pourri recipe! Filled with christmassy smells and botanicals this one is sure to get everyone feeling as festive as me! What you’ll need: An Airtight Container (We used this plastic tub) A plastic/glass bowl […]

#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 […]