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 […]

Easy Homemade Aloe and Coconut Solid Shampoo Bars

    If you didn’t already know, it’s #plasticfreejuly ‘Plastic free July’ is a global movement with a mission to combat plastic use and waste. Originating from a small group in Western Australia, the following has now stretched to 150 countries worldwide, all with the aim to give up single-use plastic. This challenge has inspired […]

#MakeItMonday – Melt and Pour Magical Unicorn Horn

  A new product has landed at the Soap Kitchen which may just add a little magic to your handmade creations! EcoSparks, a glitter that’s derived from natural Mica, is 100% plastic free and makes this an ideal ingredient in our sparkly ‘Make it Monday’ this week. Follow the quick and easy recipe to make […]

#MakeItMonday – Cold Process Whipped Seaside Soap

  #MakeItMonday – Seaside Whipped Soap Did you know that the Soap Kitchen is situated in a small North Devon coastal town? We are so lucky that we can just pop to the seaside on a sunny day! This week, we wanted to create a #MIM soap recipe with an extra DIY twist and a […]

Interview with a maker – Raynah Thomas – April Maker of the month winner!

Interview with a Maker Raynah Thomas – April Maker of the month winner Introduce yourself… I’m Raynah, a hobby soap melter from Birmingham. I’m also a teacher, cat lover, folk music fan, chicken keeper and sight hound owner. How long have you been making? I started making last year in October. A friend posted some […]

#MakeItMonday- Natural Irish Moss Shower Jellies

The beady eyed amongst you will know this was one of our most successful #MakeItMondays of last year. This months make of the month are these brilliant Natural Irish Moss Shower Jellies. A fantastic vegan recipe and the center of our advertising campaign this month. You can customise them with your own colours and scents, […]

#MakeItMonday- Peppermint Soaps

This week’s recipe is, you guessed it, CHRISTMAS THEMED! We collaborated with Papercrafter magazine to makes these gorgeous peppermint soaps. “These exclusive Christmas peppermint moulds from The Soap Kitchen are perfect for making your very own bars of soap. There’s nothing more exciting than receiving homemade goodies and these indulgent gifts are guaranteed to add […]

Spooky Spider Soaps

Halloween Week- Spider Soaps

For our final Halloween week recipe, I wanted to make these awesome Spooky Spider Soaps! They are a great make to do with the little ones and make great party favours, treats or just look great in your bathroom! I love these because they are super customisable and you really can make them your own […]

#MakeItMonday- Halloween Week

This week we are giving you some Halloween themed recipes so that you can get fully prepped for the spookiest day of the year! Stay squeaky clean this Halloween with some seriously spooky soap and bloodcurdling bath bombs, made in our new scary Halloween special moulds! Stay squeaky clean this Halloween with some seriously spooky soap […]