Category Archives: Crafts

Soap Making for Beginners — Melt and Pour

Soap making has been around for ages. The process of making soaps can either be simple or complex, depending on what you want to make. You can make soaps as a way to make money or you can make soaps for personal use or as gifts. Read more

Choosing a Handmade Soap Maker

Choosing a soap maker is an important task, as your skin is depending on it. There a couple basic questions that should allow you to determine the competence of your soap maker immediately. (more…)...
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How to Start a T-Shirt Business – Part One – Getting Started

Selling T-Shirts has become big business and it's a growing industry on the internet where there are already thousands of shops and websites where you can purchase almost any design or T-Shirt style imaginable. Thanks to the many T-Shirt companies that now print and create the T-Shirts for you, with no risk involved, many people...
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Coming Clean: The Truth About Soap

What Is Soap? Soap is the oldest cleanser around. It is created by a chemical reaction between oils, water and lye. Although lye is used to make soap there is no lye left after saponification (the chemical reaction that makes soap) is complete. There is no such thing as a bar of soap that was made...
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How to Make Pomanders

In the tradition of the Victorians and Royalty alike, pomanders were used to mask odors. The sweet smelling scent will fill your home with citrus freshness. (more…)...
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How to Make Potpourri – Instructions and Recipes

Want to make some potpourri? Here is all the information you'll need. You can create your own scent for your home by adding spices that enhance your well being. Ask at the florist shop for any discarded flowers, or dry out your own flowers. Remember to handle your herbs and flowers carefully to avoid bruising...
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