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    Aleppo tribute soap...

    Hi everybody. Finally made my Aleppo soap. 80 % olive oil, 20% laurel berry oil. Used ZNSC recipe. Just with 20% Laurel Berry oil. Worked perfect. Forced gel. Cut @ 20 hours. It's Hard! man. Diy stamp. 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 blocks. Smells awesome. Stamp says "made by hand" in Arabic. Used an online...
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    Red Palm butter....

    Hello everybody. Used up last of Red Palm. Also added apricot kernel oil, avocado oil, Cocoa butter. Thanks for looking.
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    Mashed, no crock, with a plop....

    Hello everybody. Test batch with Rice bran oil. All you folk's rave about. Found some at an Asian/American food market. (2.5 hours from home) Used this recipezy... Palm 25% CO 20% Rice Bran 40% Shea Butter 10% Castor 5% 1.5/1 lye concentration 3% super fat No color (wouldn't have had time)...
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    Irish Spring fit for a slab...

    Hi, made a double batch. To test my slab mold. 2 Loafs only lined 1 mold. Work's for me. 😉 Used Irish Spring from New York scents. Evergreen mica from bramble berry. Oil based TD. Goat milk powder. Simple hanger swirl. Thanks for looking.
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    Diy slab cutter...

    Hi. Made some slab cutters. From some junk shelves I found.(Birch plywood$$$). Linseed oil finish. Nothing fancy. Thanks for looking.
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    Heavenly.....

    From whole sale supplies plus. Aphrodite,grape ape from mad micas. Plus TD. Used 50/50 recipe with coconut milk. This accelerated!! You can see signs. Of my plop drop dance! But did turn out better than I thought it would. Thanks for looking. I gotta get back to work.
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    Yuzu and Cocoa.,..

    From new York scents. Koi, cheesy poofs, black oyster, Poppy cock, all from mad micas. Used a 50/50 recipe with goat milk. Note to design team: add black mica line next time around.
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    Cuban Tobacco....

    2nd up. Cuban Tobacco from rustic essentials. Activated charcoal and 24k gold from mad micas. Used lard recipe with aloe Vera juice. This accelerated a bit. Probably why swirl is a little flat. Was going for a black and tan look.
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    Eucalyptus......

    Hi, 1st batch in awhile. Kept it simple. Tahitian teal from mad micas. Eucalyptus from nature's garden. Trinity soap recipe. (Never used it before). I was really nervous. But it preformed beautifully.
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    Liquid Gold.....

    Hello everybody. March is maple month in NH. I'll be busy making maple syrup. Here are some pics of my sugar shack. Be mid april before I get back to soap. 😕
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    and Confetti......

    Hi everybody, made my 1st confetti soap. Used pieces left over from terrazzo project. With Grape Nehi from mad micas for the top. A little ash. But looks ok with light purple top. Patchouli for fragrance. Next time I'll use more confetti. Thanks for looking.
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    Spa Fusion.......

    HI everybody, More soap. used Spa-fusion from rustic essentials for smelly stuff.. Tahitian green, Caribbean blue from mad micas. TD for colors. Was planning a down the side of the mold line pour. As you can see "I NAILED IT"(NOT!). Poured everything into the middle of the mold. Totally...
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    Terrazzo style.....

    Hi everybody. My 1st attempt at imbeds in soap. with ball breaker yellow, grape nehi, Tahitian green, Caribbean blue, all from Mad Micas. Rosemary/patchouli for fragrance. learned a lot for next time. I dusted the imbeds with kaolin clay. So they would not stick together. ( they did anyways...
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    First attempt at Gradient style....

    Hello Everybody.. seemed to have gotten more play time lately. Not sure were, less water? better at recognizing emulsion? starting to try some of the time consuming designs. This is my 1st attempt at the gradient style. I used Aloe Vera juice. Pumpkin head orange from Mad Mica's. With Blood Red...
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    More fry oil soap......

    Hi. Liked the original so much made a batch for myself. Used my normal short and stout mold. Used aloe vera juice. Cherry Almond fragrance. Thanks for looking.
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    Dragons Blood......

    Hi. used Dragons Blood for fragrance. My goto recipe with aloe vera juice. Originally planned itps top/bottom. Separated by gold mica line. All on 45 slant. Top setup before bottom. Soooo... I took out the chop stick. And hacked the hell out it. Thanks for looking.
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    Victorian Rose, just a hint of Lemon...

    Hi. Used 50/50, with coconut milk. 3/4 Victorian 🌹 and 1/4 🍋 fragrance. Prepped my td in oil this time. Not perfect, but almost there. A little mica on top. I use a 2/1 lye concentration for 50/50. That way water and "alternative fluids" are equal amounts. Thanks for looking.
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    Barber Shop 1920.....

    Hi. Finally had time to soap. Used a lard recipe. With Barber Shop 1920 fragrance. Natural color bottom. Black/Red in the pot swirl top. Using a 1.7\1 lye concentration. Do plan on going higher with concentration. See were it takes me. Thanks for looking.
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    Shave soap 1st attemp....

    Hi. Made 2 test batches. 1 single lye. 1 dual lye. Have used both. Like the dual lye better. Used red palm oil for single lye version. Dual lye has steric acid and glycerin. Used teakwood/cardamom for single. Balsom/cedar for dual lye. Thanks for looking.
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    1st try bastile type recipe....

    Hi. My 1st attempt at bastille recipe. Replaced water with avj. Used ivory soap for fragrance. Got td spots. But everything else worked ok. Thanks for looking. had it in my head this soap should be light pink. Not sure why. But used a bit of rose clay and td to the oils. in hind sight I did...
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