One of my favourite quotes about scent is “The sense of smell is the hair trigger of memory” (Mary Stewart), and this is so true! Fragrance has the power to move us, in both a positive and negative way. Continue reading “The Fragrance Triangle Balancing Act”
As I thought about the approach of the 30 year anniversary since I began making Cold Process Soap, it seemed the right time to begin formulating our own line of specialty Artisan Fragrances. I used the highest quality Bramble Berry Fragrances since before we began supplying ingredients to soapers in 2002. It was then a natural progression to request to represent Bramble Berry in Australia as we were so impressed with their products.
” We have been in the business many years and we know what our client base is looking for … so naturally, this was a direction we found ourselves moving towards. “
Jude Birch – Co-Founder, Aussie Soap Supplies
This ingredient is probably my favourite ‘all rounder surfactant’ that I use to make a sulfate free product that offers loads of lather. It’s a must in your store cupboard if you craft lathery things!
Deceptively simple, making perfect Bath Bombs by hand can provide some challenges when you are just starting out! However, they are the perfect product to begin crafting. You always start with a basic recipe and then add bits and bobs of luxury ingredients or fun stuff to finish off your fizzies.
I came across my notes on Lavender for a lecture I gave the WA Herb Society and thought it would be a perfect blog topic to share some bits and pieces as the kids are now back at school and we settle into a new year.
PANTONE COLOR OF THE YEAR 2020
PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue
Pantone has announced that the colour of the year for 2020 is…..Classic Blue!
IT’S NATIONAL BUBBLE BATH DAY!
The busy festive period is over and now it’s time for some relaxation to ease into the new year. What a perfect excuse to jump into the bath tub to celebrate National Bubble Bath Day today. Not that we need any convincing!
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It’s that time of year again!
To help spread the festive love, we have rounded up some of our most merry products to get you inspired to create!