Sources for New Soap Makers

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  1. Jul 27, 2017 #1

    Zany_in_CO

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    Beginner's Learn to Soap online:

    Still one of the best around!
    http://www.millersoap.com/

    Tried & True Recipes
    http://www.thesage.com/recipes/recipes.php

    MMS Lye Calc (Includes basic soapmaking instructions and other basic information.)
    http://www.thesage.com/calcs/lyecalc2.php

    MMS Measure Conversion Calc
    http://www.thesage.com/calcs/measures.html

    MMS Fragrance Calc
    http://www.thesage.com/calcs/fragcalc.html

    Essential Oil Use Rate
    http://www.modernsoapmaking.com/essential-oil-usage-rates-ifra-guidelines/

    Soap Queen TV
    https://www.youtube.com/user/soapqueentv

    Soaping 101 (157 videos on YouTube)
    https://www.youtube.com/user/soaping101

    David Fisher's Excellent Site
    http://candleandsoap.about.com/od/soapmakingbasics/u/soapuserpath1.htm

    David Fisher's CP Recipes
    http://candleandsoap.about.com/od/soaprecipes/a/soaprecipedir.htm

    Brambleberry
    http://teachsoap.com/

    Mullers Lane Farm
    http://www.mullerslanefarm.com/soapmaking.html

    Canada
    http://essencesupply.com/soapmaking/instruction.html

    Bevel Edges
    http://soapteacher.blogspot.com/2011/04/chamfered-edging-on-soap.html

    About DOS
    http://candleandsoap.about.com/od/soapglossary/g/dos.htm
     
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    Soaping 101
     
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  5. Jul 29, 2017 #5

    Zany_in_CO

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    Here's another goody:

    LOVIN' SOAP - COLD PROCESS SOAP MAKING GUIDE
    An Excellent overview of everything about making CP soap
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/cold-process-soap-making-guide/

    Getting Started Without Spending a Lot of Money
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2012/10/getting-started-in-soapmaking-without-spending-a-ton-of-money/

    Lye In Soapmaking
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2016/01/lye-in-soapmaking/

    Superfatting/Lye Discount
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2010/07/su...scounting-a-cold-process-soapmaking-tutorial/

    Calculating Water Amount
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2012/12/calculating-your-water-amount-for-soapmaking/

    How to Make Cold Process Soap
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2011/06/cold-process-soap/

    Choosing a Mold
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2010/07/choosing-a-mold-a-cold-process-soapmaking-tutorial/

    Containers for Safe Soap Making
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2015/12/how-to-pick-containers-for-making-soap/

    Use Rates for EOs and FOs
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2014/06/essential-oil-and-fragrance-oil-usage-rates-in-soap/

    Understanding IFRA Guidelines
    https://www.lovinsoap.com/2016/07/understanding-ifra-guidelines-essential-oil-use-soap/

    Top 10 Essential Oils for Soap
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2015/08/essential-oils-for-soapmaking/

    Essential Oil Blends for Soap
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2016/02/essential-oil-blends-for-soap/

    Saponification vs Cure Time
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2016/05/saponification-versus-cure-time-in-soap-making/

    Natural Soap Recipes - Colorants, Oatmeal, Shave, Beer, Aleppo, Baby, Dog, Coffee, Dead Sea Mud, Argan
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/category/natural-soap-recipes/

    Milk Soap Recipes
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/category/goat-milk-soap-recipes/

    Clean Up
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2011/08/cleaning-up-after-a-soapy-session/

    Tutorials
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/category/soapmaking-tutorials/

    Soapmaking Terms and Abbreviations
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2016/01/soapmaking-terms-and-abbreviations/

    Oil Chart
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/oils-chart/

    Coloring Soap - Quick Start Guide
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/coloring-soap-quick-start-guide/

    Additive Chart
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/soapmaking-additive-chart/

    Single Oil Soaps
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/single-oil-soaps/

    Troubleshooting
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/troubleshooting/

    Forgot to Add an Oil
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2015/08/oops-i-forgot-to-add-an-oil-to-my-soap-how-to-rebatch-soap/

    Soap is Too Soft
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2015/11/soap-is-too-soft-troubleshooting-a-soft-batch-of-soap/

    My Soap Seized! / Rebatch
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2015/08/my-soap-seized-what-can-i-do-hot-process-it-rebatch-it-or-chunk-it/

    Crockpot Save
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/2016/02/th...d-dump-it-into-a-crockpot-and-hot-process-it/

    Business & Marketing
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/category/soap-business-and-marketing/

    Supplies US
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/soap-making-supplies/

    Supplies UK
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/soap-making-supplies-u-k/

    Supplies AU
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/soap-making-supplies-australia/

    FREEBIES
    http://www.lovinsoap.com/freebies/
     
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  6. Jul 30, 2017 #6

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    Very nice Zany - I collected something like this on an old lap-top which of course I didn't back up and fried. I don't know if you want to list anything about whipped soap, but Nizzy's website served as the bible for me.

    www.nizzymoulds.com
     
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