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Can you guess the secret ingredient in our cleansing scrub soap?

Can you guess the secret ingredient in our cleansing scrub soap?

Whether you’re spending your summer on the beach or at home in your garden, smooth, hydrated skin is a seasonal essential. And the easiest way to g...

Five eco friendly (chocolate free) Easter gift ideas

Five eco friendly (chocolate free) Easter gift ideas

If you're looking for an alternative Easter gift that's not chocolate, or you supplement chocolate eggs with an extra treat, here are five eco frie...

Find your happy in a bath

Find your happy in a bath

We're starting International Day of Happiness with a lovely long morning soak in Happy bath soak. College Green Happy bath soak is a blend of three...

All about wax melts & why they make a great Mother's Day gift

All about wax melts & why they make a great Mother's Day gift

If you're looking for something other than flowers or chocolates as a Mother's Day gift, how about a wax melt gift set? Not sure what a wax melt is...

Six gorgeous Mother's Day gift ideas (priced from £3-£25)

Six gorgeous Mother's Day gift ideas (priced from £3-£25)

If you're looking for Mother's Day inspiration, here are six ideas that we think your mum would absolutely love: 1. A handmade natural soap College...

100 ways to slightly improve your life without really trying and how we can help

100 ways to slightly improve your life without really trying and how we can help

We love this list of simple ways to live a better life from The Guardian​, especially no 20: `Can’t sleep? Try a relaxing soak with lavender bath o...

Why going to sleep during the ‘golden hour’ could save your life

Why going to sleep during the ‘golden hour’ could save your life

It's official! The quality and quantity of our slumber plays an incredibly important part in every aspect of our health writes Guy Meadows in The ...

Our new candle containers are an autumnal shade of amber

Our new candle containers are an autumnal shade of amber

After a laid back summer of beach holidays, swinging in the garden hammock and relaxing there hasn't been much soap or candle making going on at Co...

What are you doing for yourself today?

What are you doing for yourself today?

It's World Mental Health day today - and a great excuse to pause and take stock of your mental wellness - and do something for yourself The Mental ...

We're on tour! Find us at Frampton Country Fair with From Home Berkeley

We're on tour! Find us at Frampton Country Fair with From Home Berkeley

College Green natural soaps, bath soaks and gift boxes have a new home at Frampton Country Fair on Sunday 12 September. Our friends Lizzie and Jean...

What do you think to our amber glass candle jars?

What do you think to our amber glass candle jars?

I'm testing new candle containers: amber glass jars, and I'd love to know what you think. At College Green I've always made my natural soy wax cand...

Who's obsessed by the Olympics?

Who's obsessed by the Olympics?

It's so addictive, I have to confess there's not much soap making going on at College Green at the moment 😉 And in honour of the host nation, what...