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« on: July 28, 2010 08:18:21 AM »

I made this the other night when I was bored. I am very impressed with how it turned out.

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« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2010 08:43:24 AM »

What sort of soap did you use? Is it melt and pour?
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« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2010 08:45:00 AM »

Ooh, it looks like the Earth!  That's lovely.  Great job!  Any tips?  Wink
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« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2010 09:15:36 AM »

It turned out beautifully!  And I agree with RavingRosemary - it totally looks like a view of Earth from space!
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« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2010 10:00:10 AM »

Beautiful!  Did you add any fragrance?
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« Reply #5 on: July 28, 2010 05:21:19 PM »

Thanks everyone. I used Cold Process soap, make sure you really follow KB Shimmer's tutorial. Have your oils and lye at room temperature, it makes your soap trace very liquidy, and that's what really makes the swirling look good. I did add Dolce & Cabana for Men, because that's my favorite scent for my husband.

Don't be in a rush when swirling, patience is key. I think after trying her technique compared to others, KB Shimmer technique is the best by far.
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« Reply #6 on: July 29, 2010 12:38:20 AM »

It DOES look like the earth! Thats awesome.

I agree too about the KBShimmer swirling tutorial... Ive only done 2 swirl soaps so far but they both turned out really awesome with her advice!
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