Misc Craft Projects

You can make other things besides soap, candles, and other B&B items with the supplies that Rustic Escentual carries. If you're in a crafty mood or looking for a rainy day project, here you'll find some non-B&B related tutorials. Many of these will be kid-friendly, a great way to allow the younger group to express their craftiness. Then again, whether you're 9 or 90, these are all fun!

Glittery Christmas Ornament Tutorial

by Rustic Escentuals Here is a different slant on the Glitter Jar Tutorial using Christmas tree ornaments. These are so beautiful you’ll want to make enough for your entire tree! Be creative with the glitter colors. You can make seasonal ornaments (like Easter or July 4th) or color coordinate for football team colors, birthday parties, […]

How to Make Oil Infusions

by Rustic Escentuals Herbs and oils just seem to go together! This tutorial will be using a cold infusion method to create simple oil infusions. Infused oils are a great way to experiment and add to future bath and body products. They are wonderful in handmade soaps, lotions, balms and any other items that you […]

How to Use Mica Colorants in Soap

by Rustic Escentuals Here are some tips and tricks to help you get started learning how to use micas in melt and pour soap base. For this soap tutorial I am introducing the Blackstar micas in red, blue, green and gold. Blackstar micas are rich, deep hues that sparkle and can be used as is, […]

Centipede Crayons Tutorial

by Rustic Escentuals Making different shaped crayons is a fun project to do with your children or to make perfect gifts for the little (and not so little) ones. This one brings out the kid in all of us! a fun tutorial to do with children (or for those that are young at heart!)   […]

How to Make Monster Spray

by Rustic Escentuals This is a wonderful spray to banish those monsters and other undesirables that hide in the closet or under the bed. This works great in getting rid of those nasty old bad dreams too. Scent your spray with a calming, clean scent like Clementine Lavender and your little ones will know for […]

How to Make Glitter Jars

by Rustic Escentuals Here is a tutorial for a fun project that has been going around with one of our most wonderful and sparkly products….GLITTER! Make some of these for your sweetheart this Valentine’s Day. They can be used from vases to pencil holders to craft storage. a super fun project using sparkly glitter!   […]