DIY Holiday Activities!

Looking for something (non-chocolate related!) to do over the school hols?

We have three DIY gift sets available to keep you occupied!

Make Your Own Candles

Our make your own candle kits contain everything you need to make two aromatherapy plant-based candles in beautiful amber glass jars. All ingredients are measured but the instructions give you the recipe should you wish to repeat the process again.

Each kit contents:

  • 200g vegetable blend wax
  • Essential oils of choice (please choose at checkout)
  • 2 x wicks and glue dots
  • 2 x wooden dolly pegs
  • Safety stickers
  • 2 x amber glass jars
  • Student notes

Make Your Own Soap

Our make your own soap kit contains everything you need to make natural, cold process soap in the comfort of your own kitchen. They also include a 30 minute Zoom call with Sophie, the founder of The Dartmoor Soap Company, who will talk you through the process and be on hand to answer any questions you may have before starting. All ingredients are measured but the instructions give you the recipe should you wish to repeat the process using the reusable mould (roughly 8 large bars).


Kit contents:

  • Coconut oil
  • Pomace olive oil
  • Local beeswax
  • Sunflower oil
  • Caustic soda
  • A thermometer
  • A reusable soap mould
  • Instructions
  • Essential oil
  • Grease-proof paper liner
  • Safety glasses
  • Strong reusable gloves
  • White vinegar
DIY Bath Truffles

Make Your Own Bath Truffles

Make your own bath truffles with this wonderful gift set containing everything you need to make approximately 12 bath truffles. Using natural ingredients and 100% pure essential oils.

Choose from: Lavender, Orange & Lemon or Lemongrass & Cedarwood essential oils.

Each set comes with complete, easy-to-follow instructions and takes about 1.5 hours to complete. Once made, the finished bath truffles can be stored for up to 6 months. These make the perfect gift for creative friends and family. If you would like us to add a personal message just leave a note at checkout.

Gift Voucher

For those looking for a longer experience why not have a look at our soap-making workshop vouchers. Based at our Studio near Okehampton in Devon these popular courses introduce students to the art of cold-process soap making using locally sourced and sustainably harvested ingredients.

Happy Easter Everyone! Sophie x

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