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Tutorial: Using Mica to Stamp Cold Process Soap (+ a New Custom Soap Stamp!) soap recipes and tutorials

You know how much I love my custom soap stamps! They are a great way to add a unique flare to cold process soap and incorporate your branding into your naked (unpackaged) soap!

Can it get any...

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Soap Challenge 2014: Rainbow Drop Swirl Video + Coconut Oil Free Soap Recipe soap recipes and tutorials

It's been awhile since I did one of Great Cakes Soapworks' Soap Challenges, but the drop swirl was something I've been wanting to revisit. Plus, I broke out a coconut oil free soap recipe for this...

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Tutorial: Luxury Argan & Creamy Avocado Soap soap recipes and tutorials

I've been destashing lately and had a little over six ounces of argan oil hanging around. So, I decided it was time to whip up a luxurious facial soap by using a little pureed avocado. I...

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Tutorial: French Pink Clay & Silk Soap with Hearts soap recipes and tutorials

It's the best time of year to pamper yourself. With Valentines Day fast approaching, do what you do best and whip up a batch of soap that will make your skin feel absolutely sinful. ;)

With the...

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Tutorial: Snow Soap with Indigo & Cambrian Blue Clay soap recipes and tutorials

With the harsh winter weather upon us, and record-setting cold here in the Midwest, I decided it was time to cross off an item on my soapy to-do list!

Now, snow is notoriously dirty. You wouldn't...

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Tutorial: Pouring Essential Oils (and Other Liquids) Without Spilling a Drop! soap recipes and tutorials

You know how it goes, you invest a ton of money into all kinds of fragrance oils and essential oils and are so excited to play. But the tricky part is pouring the essential oil or fragrance oil...

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Soap Challenges 2013: Rainbow Peacock Swirl Soap soap recipes and tutorials

After Amy's four weeks of soap challenges earlier this year, she realized she was on to something! After some brainstorming and planning, the Soap Challenge Club was born!

June is the first...

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Tutorial: Stamping Soap with a Custom Soap Stamp from LaserCutz soap recipes and tutorials

One of the major challenges I faced when I started offering a package-free option for my soap was retaining brand identity, and that was easily solved with a custom soap stamp. With a custom soap...

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Tutorial: Three Color Modified Mantra Swirl Soap soap recipes and tutorials

The mantra swirl is probably one of the oldest coloring techniques I know of, and is a classic soapmaking design (in my opinion!) It was one of the first designs I learned, and is one of my...

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