KiwiMoose's Recent Activity

Help Support Soapmaking Forum by donating:

  1. KiwiMoose attached a file to the thread May 2019 SMF Challenge Tiger Stripes ENTRY THREAD.

    It's been the 21st here for 20 hours already ;). I've been waiting patiently. This is my Lavender and Liquorice Soap - with Lavender...

    IMG_1016.jpeg IMG_1019.jpeg IMG_3530.jpeg May 21, 2019 at 9:06 AM
  2. KiwiMoose liked msunnerstood's post in the thread May 2019 SMF Challenge Tiger Stripes ENTRY THREAD.

    Ok here goes. This is my entry. It is done in HP with the colors of red, purple and white and it is scented with Elderberry Spritz. I...

    tiger1.jpg May 21, 2019 at 8:53 AM
  3. KiwiMoose posted a new thread.

    Oat Milk Soaping (Mis)adventures.

    Some of you may have noticed I've been fishing around for advice on using oat milk over the past few weeks. I first started asking in...

    IMG_1031.JPG IMG_1035.JPG IMG_1038.JPG IMG_1039.JPG

    Forum: Lye-Based Soap Forum

    May 21, 2019 at 7:28 AM
  4. KiwiMoose liked Curious's post in the thread Newbie question about Fragrance Oils.

    Hi KiwiMoose! Thanks so much for your tips/tricks & the useful information - I really appreciate it. I'm definitely going to try...

    May 20, 2019 at 10:38 PM
  5. KiwiMoose replied to the thread What soapy thing have you done today?.

    Such pretty colours Alfa. Today when I get home from work i expect to see my avocado oil, shea butter and new FOs at the door. I will...

    May 20, 2019 at 9:31 PM
  6. KiwiMoose liked Alfa_Lazcares's post in the thread What soapy thing have you done today?.

    Not today, but i feel i got a bit carried away with the soap making this past weeks... [ATTACH] In my defense i had a buch of FO’s...

    IMG_3849.JPG May 20, 2019 at 9:28 PM
  7. KiwiMoose liked Marilyn Norgart's post in the thread What soapy thing have you done today?.

    you need a cup of tea obviously---haha chill lady!!!

    May 20, 2019 at 9:27 PM
  8. KiwiMoose replied to the thread Zany's no slime castile.

    I wondered that too. Maybe because the mold was very shallow compared to the other two so it's cured a bit more?

    May 20, 2019 at 9:25 PM
  9. KiwiMoose liked Obsidian's post in the thread i need some help.

    I really like those wash basins but I think its way too big unless.you can find a simple, clean way to fill it up. I found this pic,...

    15776727-hygiene-towels-sponge-and-soap-bar.jpg May 20, 2019 at 9:23 PM
  10. KiwiMoose replied to the thread i need some help.

    Oh - I thought it WAS shave soap! So yeah - don't use the shaving stuff. Are you using a phone presently? Is it an iPhone? You can...

    May 20, 2019 at 9:23 PM
  11. KiwiMoose liked dibbles's post in the thread What is room temperature?.

    I don't know how much help this will be but this is fairly typical for me. My soaping space is in my basement which is chilly regardless...

    May 20, 2019 at 11:44 AM
  12. KiwiMoose liked soapmaker's post in the thread What is room temperature?.

    Yes, I see what you mean. I can't really answer to that. When I started soapmaking many years ago, I learned only one method. Cold...

    May 20, 2019 at 11:42 AM
  13. KiwiMoose liked DeeAnna's post in the thread What is room temperature?.

    Your geek word for the day is hysteresis (hiss-tur-EE-sis). The melting point of a non-uniform material like fat is not necessarily the...

    May 20, 2019 at 11:38 AM
  14. KiwiMoose attached a file to the thread i need some help.

    I think you have a little too much going on in the photos - I've taken yours and cropped them down a bit to show that less is sometimes...

    20190519_205516 2.jpeg 20190519_205516.jpeg May 20, 2019 at 10:54 AM
  15. KiwiMoose liked Marilyn Norgart's post in the thread SMF May 2019 Challenge - Tiger Stripes.

    here is a pic of mine--I tried it in a slab mold so it didn't really work[ATTACH]

    20190519_225851.jpg May 20, 2019 at 10:45 AM