Happiness, Prosperity, and Longevity

These Chinese soaps are beautiful and smell amazing. I used champagne FO this time, as it ties in nicely with the light shimmer in the soaps . These are three attributes that are most desired by the Chinese. Although many Chinese households would have the statues of the three gods who represent these things in their houses, […]

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Lathers great, less filling

Unless you’re one of those people who actually liked soap candy (I don’t understand the appeal), you’ll probably enjoy looking and using these soaps more than eating them. Although they’re pretty (I think) and smell great, they are definitely not going to go to the waistline. And we can all use a bit of help […]

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Somewhere over the rainbow (soap)

It’s a little late for St. Patrick’s Day, and since there is no pot of gold to be found anywhere, I guess it doesn’t really matter. This is my latest loaf experiment; I scented it with kumquat, champagne and bordeaux FO from Brambleberry. It smells fruity and delicious and the champagne scent gives it a nice […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day, Addams Family Style

Never one to be a romantic, this is my interpretation of Valentine’s Day. This is the sort of thing I imagine Gomez would give to Morticia to express his undying love for her. It’s not all roses and candies, but it does smell nice (fruity scent), lasts longer than a dozen long stemmed roses and has […]

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