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Profiles In Awesomeness- Allison Papara from Rocco Bee Collective

Profiles In Awesomeness- Allison Papara from Rocco Bee Collective
Welcome to “Profile’s In Awesomeness”- a look into the lives of some of the awesome customers of The Oakley Soap Co. This month’s profile is of someone I met in kindergarten! That was easily 10 years ago (times 3 plus 2 but let’s not do the math). Allison Papara is a creative maker in many areas but I especially wanted to profile her because I know lots Oakley Soap Co customers would love her fun children’s shirts she sells through her business Rocco Bee Collective. 

New Shipping Policy

New Shipping Policy
This is no April Fool’s joke! Starting on April 1, the local delivery policy of The Oakley Soap Co is changing. Based on customer votes via a Faceb...

Profiles in Awesomeness: Katie Schneider

Profiles in Awesomeness:  Katie Schneider
One of the best parts about running The Oakley Soap Co. is meeting my awesome customers. I’ve been so privileged to meet incredible people at marke...

Last Call for Body Butter!

Last Call for Body Butter!
While all may feel cold and bleak now, I promise that spring is just around the corner.  That’s good news for those who are over winter but bad new...

February Newsletter

February Newsletter

I know you're busy and you don't have time to read this entire newsletter, so let me give you the highlights:

  • New sugar scrubs are coming soon
  • It's time to bid farewell to two products 
  • Easter Soaps will be released March 11 and they are cute as all heck 
  • Come see me at the Hamilton Flea this summer
  • February sales benefit UNICEF
  • March sales will benefit a family near and dear to my heart 

Best Sellers Back in Stock!

Best Sellers Back in Stock!
We’ve restocked some of our all-time favorite soaps today and they are available now!   First up, we have the glorious rainbow soap, Born this Way...

Get your own Custom Soap!

Get your own Custom Soap!
Are you planning a wedding or shower and looking for the perfect favor? Why give candy or a knick-knack that will be thrown away or left to collect...

A 2018 Reflection, Complete with Shout-outs.

According to my social media feeds, 2018 seemed to be a rough year for a lot of people. I get it. I'm pushing 40 and adulthood is HARD. Politicall...

Holiday Fair Schedule

Choo-Choo! The Holiday Train has left the station! While our December schedule has not been finalized, here’s what we have firmed up so far   Satur...

Traditions in Soaping- Aleppo Soap

Traditions in Soaping- Aleppo Soap
No matter what your speciality, I believe there are certain soaps and techniques that each soapmaker needs to try.  Soaps with alcohol, milk, water...

Save your Soap (and the environment)

Save your Soap (and the environment)
Introducing out newest product, The Oakley Soap Co, Soap Saving Soap Dish.  (I really need a better name of this bad boy).   This is not your av...

Coming (Relatively) Soon! Shampoo Bars!

Coming (Relatively) Soon! Shampoo Bars!
Shampoo Bars. Many of you have asked me about them. A viral video about a bath and body chain's bars has been making the rounds on social media...