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Soap Crafters

Soap Crafters glycerine soap is packed in 1kg packets and we manufacture export quality moulds made from silicone rubber. Soap Crafters glycerine soap base is of 100% vegetable origin and contains no animal products whatsoever. Our soap contains no preservative and is also 100% biodegradable. The PH balance of the neat soap varies between 8 – 8.5.

Saturday mornings from 09:00 until 11:30 – Workshop R250,00 it is hands-on and includes:

õ      Introduction (Formula of Glycerine Soap)
õ      Glycerine Melt-and-Pour
õ      Textured soaps
o      Soap on a Rope
o      Loofah Soap
o      Lavender, Rooibos tea leaves, Oats
õ      Swirling-a-soap
õ      Fun/novelty soaps for children
õ      Special occasion soaps (weddings and anniversaries)
õ      Soap-in-a-soap THESE ARE VERY POPULAR (how to perfect these)
õ      Soap Scroll & “Sosaties”
õ      Decoupage-on-a-soap
õ      Embroidery and soap
õ      Bath Salts, Bubble Bath and Cream Instruction
õ      Recipe Settler Soap – “Ou Boere Seep”
õ      Wrapping ideas
õ      Marketing tips (tried and tested!)
õ      Recipes – Fizz Balls, Lotion Bar, Lip balm, Message butter and Message Oil
õ      Essential Oils
õ      Conversion Table


This is the workshop to do – to perfect your presentation of soaps and also to add the interesting soaps to your range. To obtain an attendance certificate, Esme will need your full name and surname as well as an identification number.

We do have a CD how to make cold processing soap (old fashion soap). The CD’s price is R199,00.
Las van Vuuren has been running Soap Crafters for 6 years from her home 83 Eugene Marais Drv, Elandspark, Johannesburg. She specializes in manufacturing moulds to your specifications, eg. Corporate logos, Guest houses, and personalized moulds of all descriptions can be made. All our moulds are handcrafted from silicone rubber.


Esmé van Vuuren is presenting the workshops on Saturday mornings.


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Monday to Fridays
Melt-and-Pour Lesson
11:00 – 12:00