Amber Dreams Cold Process Soap

The fragrances can be summed up in three words ‘ Warm and Inviting’. The intoxicating scent of amber combined with vanilla with undertones of sandalwood and musk. When I envisioned this soap, the scents caused me to think of a combination of earthiness and romance. I opted to use earthy tones of brown and bronze, a passionate red, and a fiery gold.

Then in one of my worst ideas of the days, I decided it would be cute to stick melt-n-pour leaves into the top of it;

Amber Dreams Cold Process Soap
Amber Dreams Cold Process Soap Making and Cutting Video

just having them sticking partially out. I really don’t know what inspired it, but it was definitely a design fail, they just look awkward and out of place. In a slab mold with them laying fully on the bar, it would have had the cute effect I was seeking, but in a loaf mold it is just tragic.


Lone Star: Amber Vanilla (1oz); Candle Science: Amber Noir (1oz)


Tussah Silk, Sodium Lactate, Goat’s Milk (from powder), UV Color Stabilizer.


Nature’s Garden 24 Karat Gold; Wholesale Supplies Plus Adobe Orange; Nurture Soaps Ruby Red; Nurture Soaps Copper Penny; Nurture Soaps Mocha (Brown); Titanium Dioxide

Oil Blend:

Coconut Oil, Palm Oil, Palm Kernal Oil/flakes , Olive Oil Pomace, Castor Oil, Shea Butter, Cocoa Butter, Canola Oil, Rice Bran Oil, Jojoba Oil, Grapeseed Oil, Argan Oil, and Stearic Acid


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