A very cold day on Skye today, -3 degrees overnight, not a day for venturing out. Even Ruby and Noodles aren’t going far. So no better time to make more Orange and Cinnamon Strings, which have been going fast in the shop. And as you can see, just like Santa, we have our very own […]
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After a busy day, that’s us all set in Glasgow. We’re at the Country Living Christmas Fair at the SECC in Glasgow. It starts tomorrow Thursday, and runs until Sunday. You’ll find us at Stand E37, so drop by and say Hello. We have all the usual goodies and more. We won’t see you there […]
The Isle of Skye Soap Company is excited to be an exhibitor at this year’s fabulous Country Living Christmas Fair at Glasgow’s SECC from 19-22 November. We will be presenting our favourite products alongside some of the finest craftsmen and women in the UK. As much as I love living and working on the Isle […]
Hi Ruby & Noodles here, we missed our blog last month as we were so flat out with soap making & with our customers in Skye, the last few weeks. Well, we have managed to get away for a few days, to other end of the country, down in Cornwall. Plenty of swimming in the […]
At last the sun has come out on Skye for the last couple of days. So this morning, we joined all the holiday makers enjoying the sunshine down at the pier in Portree. Now, its back to the workshop above our shop at Somerled Square, to start making some more Rosemary and Nettle Scrubby Soap!
Inspiration: “Every little girl plays at making perfume with rose petals and water in a jam jar”, at least that is the childhood memory of soap maker and owner of the Isle of Skye Soap Company Fiona Meiklejohn. Inspired by the natural scents of flowers and herbs, combined with a desire to create aromatherapy products […]
Planning a wedding? Our mini-soaps make perfect wedding favours so that you can give your guests something special to take away from your big day. We have a wide range of scents for you to choose from or, for a Scottish theme wedding, why not choose heather & myrtle? Other available scents: Camomile & Calendula Elderflower […]
Hi Ruby & Noodles here Sorry we haven’t written for a few weeks, but we were on our holidays at the kennels. Well after Fiona made lots and lots of soap this morning – Myrtle, Fiona and Dougie took us on a run around at Talisker Bay, not far from the Talisker Distillery. When we got there, we made a […]
well this was us this time last week. basking in the sunshine and chilling out. well you certainly couldn’t do that today. so we were down at the soap shop today, watching fiona making loads of spring smelling lemongrass soap. one of our favourites. it can be yours to, and when you get to the […]
the weather on skye this week has been unusual. sunburn one day then snow the next. grannie always said “never cast a clout, till mays oot”. so to brighten up our day, we’ve been making lime soap to remind us of the sunshine. snowy black cuillins this week