Summer Tutorials

It's finally Summer! Say goodbye to jackets and heaters - it's the season for splashing in the body of water of choice (pool, lake, ocean - you can't go wrong!), park picnics, pigtails, bikinis, and best of all - summer vacations! To go along with the season we have a selection of Summer inspired tutorials to help you create the perfect product for sale, gifting, parties, and more!

Watermelon Soap Tutorial

by Rustic Escentuals In honor of our recent National Watermelon Day, celebrate by making some luscious, summery Watermelon Soap! This is a great soap tutorial to help you honor the end of summer and also have ease of use by utilizing a silicone soap mold. So, let’s have some soapy fun!   Supplies and equipment […]

Bed of Roses Melt & Pour Soap Tutorial

by Rustic Escentuals A bed of roses in soap form! You can customize the colors and fragrances for any flower you like. Make a full bouquet! This is an advanced soap tutorial highlighting soap embed placement.   Supplies and Equipment Needed Microwave safe glass containers (one 8 ounce and another 32 ounces) Sharp knife to […]

Watermelon Votive Tutorial

by Rustic Escentuals Votive candles are fun to make and we wanted to kick them up a notch by creating a scent specific design – watermelons! These are delightful to use for celebrating summer and will really show off your creativity. This candle making tutorial features layering.   Materials List: Votive/Pillar Wax (Suggestions:) • KY […]

A Nice Cold Glass of Lemonade…Soap!

by Rustic Escentuals What is better on a hot summer’s day than a nice cold glass of lemonade? This fun soap is fun and easy to create. And it looks like the real thing! Your family and friends will love them. This soap tutorial makes approximately a 9 ounce “bar” of soap. Skills: embeds   […]

Soaps for the Summer Solstice

by Rustic Escentuals For those celebrating the summer solstice on June 20th, here is a wonderful floral soap tutorial. A little bit of summer to help celebrate the summer! This tutorial is also highlighting the use of soap paints, which are a great creative way to customize your soaps and to add that little extra […]

A Day at the Beach

by Rustic Escentuals This bar will make you feel like you’re at the beach and the spa all at the same time. I will be adding in some wonderful Dead Sea Salts for natural mineral goodness and an amazing spa scent call Sea Kelp. One whiff of this soap and you’re as good as there. […]