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redring
12-14-2006, 04:04 PM
I am a bit short for xmass this year and more so because im trying to cover everyone. I know not really realistic but I feel like I leave people out. So I thought I might make everyone hand made soaps. Honestly now. What would you think of that gift from an family member? I do make soaps from scratch all the chemestery involved. No melt and pour stuff. is that a good gift? and what kind of smell???

okblues
12-14-2006, 04:33 PM
I for one would love a gift of handmade soaps! A friend makes them and every Christmas I look forward to her gift basket. She wraps the bars in netting and ties them with gold ribbon and then arranges them in a nice small basket, just a perfect touch for the vanity. Last year, she included some handmade massage oil, really nice! Go for it!

redring
12-14-2006, 04:48 PM
Oh? You know a soaper? verry cool. I am the only person i know around here. :( would be fun to have someone else to share my hobie with. I havent tried oils or lotions yet. lotions especially look like fun. :) but I think ill do just bars of soap this year. :)

HollyS
12-14-2006, 05:17 PM
I think it would be a lovely idea. Vanilla scented seems to be a scent everyone loves. Go for it girly!

NicholeAnn
12-14-2006, 10:25 PM
I think it's a great gift, too!

Debra
12-15-2006, 04:35 AM
Ditto... me too! Especially vanilla scented:love-smiley-011:

Rebecca
12-15-2006, 08:25 AM
Oooooh not cheesy at all! I used to have a friend who made them and candles and body butters! Oh I was in heaven! Wrap em up pretty and they make the best gifts!

beany
12-15-2006, 10:43 AM
Lovely idea. I love handmade soaps. Lavender is a good scent too.*biggrin

redring
12-17-2006, 10:10 PM
Ok soaps are don. I dident make it in time for this saterdays party but ill drop them off to my family on the eve befor we head to my in-laws. :)

Here is a scrap on them. soaps (http://www.godigitalscrapbooking.com/photopost/showphoto.php?photo=1173&cat=500&ppuser=577)

By the by the kit I have been working on for the haliday. what do you think? need anything???