Additives For Soap Making: Herbs & Flowers

Who knew these would take so much work and effort! I spent my whole weekend just sitting and cleaning my newly bought herbs and flowers. I decided to experiment with additives in order to determine which ones were the easiest to work with, didn’t go brown, be too abrasive etc. I knew from a while ago … Continue reading Additives For Soap Making: Herbs & Flowers

Silk, Milk & Clay

Simple soap has an almost ethereal appeal. Billowy cream clouds give a sumptuous look – you know this is going to feel good to the touch. Made with tussah silk, milk and kaolin white clay the fresh soap has a look of purity while the cured version has a solid simplicity. This was the second … Continue reading Silk, Milk & Clay