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  1. MarnieSoapien liked geniash's post in the thread February Challenge- Soap Stones.

    I am not participating (too green), but this is my unofficial submission/inspiration for some of you. I was going for red granite look...

    Feb 19, 2019 at 2:29 PM
  2. MarnieSoapien liked Dawni's post in the thread Browsing soap pics.

    Inspiration for the challenge too late lol [ATTACH] [ATTACH] And one just coz.. [ATTACH]

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  3. MarnieSoapien liked Jstheidi's post in the thread February SMF Challenge Entry Thread- Soap Stones.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Here is my try in my first ever challenge. I’m new to soap making and still learning a lot by hanging out on this...

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  4. MarnieSoapien liked Primrose's post in the thread February SMF Challenge Entry Thread- Soap Stones.

    Here is my attempt at the fissure technique and at creating some amazonite stones. Amazonite photo for reference [ATTACH] My soap...

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  5. MarnieSoapien liked dibbles's post in the thread February SMF Challenge Entry Thread- Soap Stones.

    For my entry, I tried to do newbie's fissured stone technique. The two bars are my result, with the fissure being the darkest brown...

    Soap Stones.jpg Feb 18, 2019 at 5:53 PM
  6. MarnieSoapien replied to the thread UK soapers .... Where do you buy your OO?.

    My specific question to him was: If I run out of OO and go to the store, buy a liter... I stopped at that point because I saw him...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 2:34 PM
  7. MarnieSoapien replied to the thread UK soapers .... Where do you buy your OO?.

    I buy my OO through a distributor. I met with an chemist from a chemical analysis company and he advised me to get as much info as...

    Feb 18, 2019 at 2:13 PM
  8. MarnieSoapien liked Dawni's post in the thread What soapy thing have you done today?.

    Excited to see cut pics :) I staged and shot my February challenge entry soaps. Also I went to bathroom after to do what people do in...

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  9. MarnieSoapien replied to the thread Tiger Stripe Kitty Soap!.

    Very nice! I like it!

    Feb 18, 2019 at 8:44 AM
  10. MarnieSoapien liked KiwiMoose's post in the thread February SMF Challenge Entry Thread- Soap Stones.

    Three stones for the price of one! In my efforts to achieve a 'granite' look, I have managed to get a 'travertine' top, a 'marble'...

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  11. MarnieSoapien liked Dawni's post in the thread February SMF Challenge Entry Thread- Soap Stones.

    The main reason I wanted to start soaping is so I could make something "natural" for the three most important people in my life - my...

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  12. MarnieSoapien liked midnightsoaper's post in the thread Wax Question.

    I've never used rapeseed wax, but a quick google search tells me the melt point is 45-68C. I think you just soaped way too cool. I did...

    Feb 17, 2019 at 6:54 PM
  13. MarnieSoapien liked Dean's post in the thread Wax Question.

    Cool find! Is the vendo in the States? Who is it?

    Feb 17, 2019 at 6:54 PM
  14. MarnieSoapien liked penelopejane's post in the thread Wax Question.

    I agree you soaped too cool. I think that much castor oil is going to speed trace (and make a soft, sticky soap) as well. I use max 5%....

    Feb 17, 2019 at 6:54 PM
  15. MarnieSoapien replied to the thread Wax Question.

    It is a company out of the Netherlands. Soapqueen.nl is the site, not affiliated with Anne Marie and BB as far as I can tell. Here's a...

    Feb 17, 2019 at 6:52 PM