Sneak Peek - Candles, Sachets, & Lip Balms

Sneak Peek – Candles, Sachets, & Lip Balms

More sneak peeks from The Bonnie Bath Co. – A little home fragrance and some natural lip balms. More peeks coming soon!  The Bonnie Bath Co. offers handmade soaps, bath and body treats, and scents for the home. Many products are 100% natural or almost all natural, created in small batches using the finest quality ingredients, many of which are organic, …

Sneak Peek - Bonnie Bath Co Salts and Lotions

Sneak Peek – Bonnie Bath Co Salts and Lotions

Lots of pretty colors. These salts and lotions are bottled and just need the label and finishing touches added, as we count down to the Stone Mountain Highland Games in just 2 weeks. More peeks coming soon!  The Bonnie Bath Co. offers handmade soaps, bath and body treats, and scents for the home. Many products are 100% natural or almost all …

Sneak Peek - Bonnie Bath Co Soaps Plus Bath Bombs

Sneak Peek – Bonnie Bath Co Soaps Plus Bath Bombs

Sneak Peek – Bonnie Bath Co Soaps Plus Bath Bombs  While I was shifting stuff around, wrapping soap, and packaging products for a huge event in 3 weeks, I thought I would snap a couple of photos to keep you all mildly (barely) entertained with some sneak peeks while I continue getting ready for my event. More peeks coming soon! …

Color and Fragrance Trends for Fall Winter 2009

Color and Fragrance Trends for Fall Winter 2009

Some color inspiration from the fashion industry … a dash of fall Yankee Candle scent trends… Orchard Pear – Pears warmed with notes of jasmine and cognac. Blueberry Scone – Aroma of English quickbread with sweet blueberries, rich cream and a hint of vanilla. Candied Apple – Apples coated with a mix of melted sugar, orange, pear and vanilla. Cinnamon Sugar …

The Handcrafted Soapmaker's Guild - Conference 2010

The Handcrafted Soapmaker’s Guild – Conference 2010

Lots of announcements have been released for the HSMG Conference. If you are not a member of the Handcrafted Soapmaker’s Guild, I recommend joining. There are other wonderful trade organizations that you should consider as well.  The HSMG holds an annual conference, this year’s event being held in Denver, Colorado on April 30- May 2, 2010. And here’s the scoop. …

New Saponifier Issue is Out

The September/ October issue of the Saponifier Magazine, an online magazine designed for soap makers, has been released. The magazine is packed full of information. This issue is all about the basics with articles features: Saponifier’s Cheat Sheet Boot Camp Basics: Soapmaking Formulas Basic Recipes You Can Make Your Own Candle Making Guide “Bleeding” Candles for Halloween A Guide to …

Upcoming Blog Articles

We have some fun stuff coming here on the blog. Thought I’d give you a sneak peek. Amy from Great Cake Soap Works will be providing a guest blog tutorial on how to make her incredible Watermelon Soap.   Debbie from Soapy Love has allowed me to interview her on her business and upcoming book titled just that – Soapy …

The New Saponifier Magazine Issue Is Out

The New Saponifier Magazine Issue Is Out

The New Saponifier Magazine Issue Is Out –  The July/August issue of the Saponifier Magazine, an online magazine designed for soap makers, has been released. The magazine is packed full of information. This issue is all about cosmetics and toiletries with articles about making mineral make-up, body scrubs and whipped body butters. I write the articles on Herbal Wisdom, which …