#MakeItMonday- Santa’s Beard Oil

Now, it doesn’t seem fair that I leave Rudolph a relaxing bath bomb and don’t leave anything for Santa! So today, we are going to make a beard oil for Santa Claus, after all his beard must get cold whilst he whizzes around in the North Pole! This is a simple make, and you can […]

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#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- Iced Wintermint Lip Balm For Chapped Winter Lips

As the Winter draws in it’s important to take good care of your skin! Leaving it exposed to the elements can cause it to dry out, especially your lips! Not only is this super simple lip balm recipe great for chapped lips, the iced wintermint flavour and packaging makes it a great looking gift! Things […]

#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 […]

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Dairy Of A Maker- October- Sarah Harper

This month’s Diary Of A Maker is by Sarah Harper of the Clovelly Soap Company and she talks about the run up to Christmas. Over to Sarah… Holidays are coming…… Christmas is well on its way and for any retail business this is a time to make the most of the festive buying season. Having […]

#Make It Monday- Gentle Dispersing Face Scrub/Mask by Juliette Goggin & Abi Righton

This week’s #MakeItMonday is very special and comes from Handmade Beauty, natural recipes for your face, body and hair, and is written by Juliette Goggin and Abi Righton. The recipe and images have come straight from the book which hosts a whole collection of brilliant recipes for anyone looking to get into handmade beauty. Face […]

#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 […]

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#MakeItMonday- Lump Of Coal Soap (& Free Label!)

I don’t know about you but I’m starting to feel festive; a nip is in the air and the scarves have come out. I don’t want to be that person, but I’m starting to get excited about Christmas. I have been thinking about some great presents so this week I have made some lump of […]