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  1. TheGecko replied to the thread Titanium dioxide.

    I have a budget for “I Wants”.

    Feb 26, 2020 at 1:18 AM
  2. TheGecko replied to the thread Soap Display Case.

    SWEET!

    Feb 26, 2020 at 1:15 AM
  3. TheGecko liked ShirleyHailstock's post in the thread Soap Display Case.

    My local Pier 1 is going out of business. I went there today and asked about the fixtures. I bought a rack for $75 to put the curing...

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  4. TheGecko liked JakeBlanton's post in the thread My Apologies to the Forum.

    The leading cause of death among males up to the age of 25 is "testosterone poisoning". It's usually preceded by something like "yo!...

    Feb 26, 2020 at 1:13 AM
  5. TheGecko replied to the thread Just a Little Bit Excited.

    Congratulations. I was so exited the first time I used my single-bar cutter...10 perfect bars of soap!

    Feb 25, 2020 at 4:32 AM
  6. TheGecko replied to the thread My Apologies to the Forum.

    I have two boys and two girls. Oldest is a Marine...sowed his wild oats in the ‘sand box’ and is attorney. Youngest son will be...

    Feb 25, 2020 at 4:27 AM
  7. TheGecko liked bookreader451's post in the thread SMF February 2020 Challenge (Ione Swirl) - entry thread.

    [ATTACH] Might as well post my second attempt. I used Persephone’s Kiss and the micas are the pearl collection from TKB Trading. I...

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  8. TheGecko liked Amy78130's post in the thread SMF February 2020 Challenge (Ione Swirl) - entry thread.

    This was such a fun contest!! I made 2 attempts, this was my 2nd. I used black raspberry vanilla fragrance oil from Cierra, the...

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  9. TheGecko liked B.T.E.'s post in the thread Beginner soap maker...first attempt..

    Hello Soapers!!! I’m a new beginner soap maker. This is my first attempt along with some help. I think it turned out pretty decent but...

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  10. TheGecko replied to the thread Greetings from Cornwall!.

    :tub: Welcome. I don’t consider M&P to being ‘cheating’ or less a soap than CP or HP...it’s just a different way to make soap. I do...

    Feb 24, 2020 at 5:29 AM
  11. TheGecko replied to the thread Bulk Olive Oil.

    I buy mine by the case at Costco.

    Feb 24, 2020 at 5:16 AM
  12. TheGecko replied to the thread My Apologies to the Forum.

    “Foolish” and “regret” are not yours to own, but your nephew’s. He’s a kid. Kids often do stupid things. No worries.

    Feb 24, 2020 at 5:15 AM
  13. TheGecko replied to the thread Failed Again *Sigh*.

    The cracking often comes from the soap getting too hot. Crumbling looks like you used a lot of TD in your soap. If your milk got too...

    Feb 23, 2020 at 10:14 PM
  14. TheGecko replied to the thread Essential oils price.

    Or you put it in a "luxury" bar and charge a little more. Or you can take a hit on a few bars if you are making a good PM on the rest....

    Feb 23, 2020 at 9:49 PM
  15. TheGecko replied to the thread Essential oils price.

    You're assuming that they are adding xx amount of EO to xx amount of oil and/or they are only making xx pounds of that soap and/or they...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 6:48 PM
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