Cold process soap

Ukraine Soap – with natural colourants!

A pure olive oil soap using a two-technique colouring method with natural botanical colourants to create this layered Ukrainian flag inspired design. Making soap using different techniques simultaneously can seem daunting, but with a little planning it’s as easy-peasy as making your first soap. Well, nearly anyway. […]

Tips & Tricks

How to make your own soap divider

Make your own dividers for your soap moulds using cardboard. Not only is it cheaper, they’re also more flexible allowing you to position them exactly where you want them to be! […]

Pet care

Natural Dog Soap Special Edition DIY Soap Box

A gentle and natural mild soap for our four legged furry friends! Make your own dog soaps with this special edition DIY Soap Box. Great as a gift or if you want to try a box before you subscribe to the DIY Soap Box monthly subscription. Never made soap before? No problem, step-by-step instructions and video included. This box is perfect for beginners! […]

Cold process soap

Pumpkin Spice Soap

I love pumpkin spice season! Who cares if it’s spring here in New Zealand! Right? Pumpkin spice soaps are my favourite soaps to make because the colours (browns and oranges) go so well with the discolouring vanilla fragrances that you need to use for this soap. Check out this yummy and gorgeous swirled autumn soap containing fresh pumpkin purée! […]

Cold process soap

Manuka soap

Honey soaps can be tricky to make due to the sugars heating up the chemical reaction, but follow these simple tricks and you’ll create this wonderful soap with all the benefits of the honey. […]

Cold process soap

Basil Lime Soap CPOP

I’d like to introduce you to the CPOP (cold process oven process) technique. This is making your soap using the normal cold process method, but then we place the soap in the oven to induce the gel phase […]