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Artistic soaps from Soapourri™ come in scented, scentless, and light scent lines!
Interests: Soapmaking, arts, crafts
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Did you know we make our same artistic soaps, unscented and light scent lines too? Call us today to place your special no extra charge! (866) 495-4018 Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2016 at Soapourri™
We're working on our 2016 line. Let us know what you want to see for new soaps. Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2016 at Soapourri™
Not sure who wrote this - it is all over the internet! Cindy As the holidays approach, the giant Asian factories are kicking into high gear to provide Americans with monstrous piles of cheaply produced goods -- merchandise that has... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2011 at Soapourri™
For the past couple of years we've planted zinnias on the terraced part of our back yard. They grow so tall that we see them quite well from the house. This year we added something new - Grandpa Ott's Morning... Continue reading
Posted Oct 4, 2011 at Soapourri™
July Soapourri Newsletter Hope you're having a great summer and staying cool! Summer Vacation! We'll be closed August 1 - 12; during that time you can still place orders, and they will be filled when we return. Rubber Ducky Sale!... Continue reading
Posted Jul 28, 2011 at Soapourri™
Having trouble viewing this email? Please click here Forward to a Friend To ensure delivery, please add to your address book. SmartUnsubscribesm Soapourri Natural Bath & Body Farmers Market Time! Soapourri will be at the Downtown Des Moines Farmers... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Soapourri™
I've been working on Mother's Day gifts quite a bit the last two weeks. And, really enjoying all the "unfurling" going on outside. I love Spring. I was so surprised to find that the pansies I'd planted in the fall... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2011 at Soapourri™
Ahhh......spring. How beautiful this season is. Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2011 at Soapourri™
We occasionally have requests for unscented soap, and in the past have taken care of them individually. Now we are making unscented soap part of our regular loaf soap line to make it easier and more readily available for our... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2011 at Soapourri™
Happy New Year!!! Greetings! We are having an end of the year soap sale - 40% off everything in stock! Just reply to this email and I'll send you a list (Excel file) of everything we have in stock so... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2010 at Soapourri™
Our newest product is our loaf soap of the week. We'll make a 4 pound loaf each week, using a fragrance that catches our fancy - and when it's gone, it's gone. This won't be a complicated design, perhaps a... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2010 at Soapourri™
Yesterday I signed up for a personalized license plate, but wait! There's more! It is in red, and is the license plate for the university that one of my sons goes to. It is so unusual and new, that I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2010 at Soapourri™
It occurred to me recently that I've never done a blog post on our wonderful travel soap, or soap-to-go. Weighing about 3.3 ounces, it comes in a clamshell package for easy packing. The first time you use it, you just... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2010 at Soapourri™
Senate panel examining how chemicals in daily life affect kids' health - Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2010 at Soapourri™
From Synthetic to All Natural Soaps - Beauty and Personal Care - Naturally Savvy: Get Savvy about Healthy Living. Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2010 at Soapourri™
We're on's website as one of her favorite things!! An honor, as she is one of our favorite authors! Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2010 at Soapourri™
Isn't that a lovely slogan? I had to steal that from my Lush newsletter (Lush being a large international bath products company). So here is my "get to know you" link! Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2010 at Soapourri™
We are not like the department stores that drag their Christmas decorations out in August. In fact, we drag our feet switching our seasonal stuff from "out of season" to "seasonal". But, the people have spoken. I've been noticing an... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2010 at Soapourri™
These lovely rose petals are made of silk and come in many different colors. We hand-dip them in rose-scented clear glycerin soap (but we add a pinch of shimmer as well). Each petal makes a terrific one-use soap. You can... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2010 at Soapourri™
I tried to do this giveaway last month for the farmers' market but got rained out. So here we are again! Come to my booth tomorrow at the downtown Des Moines' farmers' market and say "Commando!" and you will receive... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2010 at Soapourri™
What a stunning picture of some Soapourri loaf soap taken by Courtney Townsend, a photography student at Grand View University. I'm in awe. Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2010 at Soapourri™
Thought I'd share some pictures of the last time I processed some African Black Soap, (ABS). I get the soap from a guy in upstate New York that gets it from Ghana. It looks like this when I get it... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2010 at Soapourri™
I've just been told that my booth will be where it was last year, on 4th Street, south of Court, on the east side of the street. I'll be a few booths down from Court - look for the pink... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2010 at Soapourri™