Mica Swirl Soap Challenge

Mica Swirl Soap Challenge

This is week 3 of the the soap challenges! The challenge for week 1 was tiger stripes, which I missed out on.  The week 2 challenge was the elemental swirl, which you can see here. Amy’s challenge this week is the mica swirl. You can see her blog post on it here. The technique is … Continue reading

Orange Creamsicle Soap

Orange Creamsicle Soap

It’s soap challenge time! Last year, Amy of Great Cakes Soapworks hosted a series of soap challenges, and I decided to join them this year! The challenges are designed to encourage soapmakers to try new techniques and designs. This past week, the challenge was to make soap with an elemental swirl. You can find the … Continue reading

Custom Wedding Soaps

Custom Wedding Soaps

I recently went to a bridal shower for a friend, and these soaps were one of the gifts I made for her. Aren’t they cute? These soaps can be personalized to have any picture and text, and they make perfect gifts. They would also be cute as party favors (wedding, baby shower, etc). Feel free … Continue reading

DIY Custom Disney Tumblers

DIY Custom Disney Tumblers

This is my last blog post about our Disney Cruise vacation. Out of all the projects I made for this trip, these cups were my favorite. They were so much easier than I expected, and they turned out better than I had imagined! I designed the graphics in Illustrator, and I used my new Silhouette … Continue reading

FE Gifts: Disney Soap and Shotglasses

FE Gifts: Disney Soap and Shotglasses

As promised, I am posting the rest of the crafts I made for our Disney Cruise. Disney Soap Mickey Mouse Shotglasses The camera glare makes it hard to tell, but there is a small Mickey head on the bottom of each glass. I used Martha Stewart’s enamel glass paint for this project. I hope everyone … Continue reading

Hot Glue Minnie Mouse Bow Jewelry

Hot Glue Minnie Mouse Bow Jewelry

I am still working on creating items for our Fish Extender Gift Exchange on our upcoming Disney Cruise. Curious about what a “Fish Extender” is? Outside of each stateroom door on the ship is a metal fish. It is used by the staff to leave mail, etc. A Fish Extender (FE) is when you hang … Continue reading

Soap Creations

Soap Creations

As my first ever blog post, I want to share my hobby of soap making. About a year and a half ago, I began making my own soap using the melt and pour and cold process methods. I’ve since turned that hobby into a business called Bath Candy. Here are some of my latest creations. … Continue reading