Natural & Rustic Soap Using the Perfect Round Mould!

Natural & Rustic Soap Using the Perfect Round Mould This week’s ‘Make it Monday’ recipe shows you how to utilise the packaging of a popular household treat! Who knew that an empty Pringles tube can double up as the perfect round cold process Soap mould!? Alongside our basic recipe for CP soap, this super simple […]

When soap stopped being soap

When soap stopped being soap It’s early Tuesday morning in spring. Market traders slowly amble into life, setting up their stalls and displaying their wares in a way to tempt and delight the anticipated crowds. The high-pitched singsong chatter floats above the medieval rooftops of Caylus before dissipating into yet another azure blue sky. In […]

An Easter Weekend Crafty Project!

Because its bank holiday weekend, this Monday our ‘Make it’ is a follow on from last week’s Easter Egg Bath Bomb recipe. This crafty project will give you a little idea of a fun way to decorate your left over Egg bath bombs using two simple ingredients. What a perfect and entertaining way to spend […]

How Your Small Business Can Help Save The World!

From a child everyone wants to save the world, and with a recent influx in social justice warriors and brilliant television like Blue Planet 2 grown ups want to change the world too. And for the most part, we are trying really hard, but sometimes it can be hard to know what you can do […]

#MakeItMonday- Easter Egg Bath Bombs

On the pursuit of health, Easter is always one of my major downfalls. With chocolate coming out of my ears it’s hard to resist so this year instead of choccy eggs I am going to make some Easter Egg Bath Bombs to indulge with instead. Ingredients: ( Makes 6) 600g Bicarbonate of Soda 200g Citric […]

Loofahs: What Are They And How Can You Grow Loofahs Of Your Own?

Loofahs, a great exfoliation tool and addition to your homemade soaping, but do you know where they come from? In this blog The Soap Kitchen talks about where loofahs come from and how you can grow loofahs of your own. What are Loofahs? Loofahs are usually grouped in with natural sponges and therefore people tend […]

Guide to using colours (Part 4)

One of our most frequently asked questions is what colours to use for certain products. Here is our final part of our quick guide to using colourants by product, this week we take a look at colouring Liquids. You can find part 1  colour cp soap here Part 2  colour melt and pour soap here […]

#MakeItMonday- Reed Diffusers

Reed diffusers are a brilliant way to scent your room and they look great. Today we are using our Large Reed Diffuser Kit to make our own reed diffusers. You can customise this with your own choice of colour and fragrance so they look great in your home. Ingredients: 1 x 250ml ‘Premium Display’ Clear […]

Guide to using colours (Part 3)

One of our most frequently asked questions is what colours to use for certain products. So here is part 3 of our quick guide to using colourants by product, this week we look at Bath Bombs and dry toiletries. You can find part 1 colour, cp soap here Part 2  colour, melt and pour soap […]

#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, […]