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Soap SOS: this is how to save your soap in style

Soap SOS: this is how to save your soap in style

Squish! If that's the sound your soap or solid shampoo bar makes once you've scraped it off the side of the sink, you're doing it all wrong: soap, ...

This is the solution to your present buying dilemmas

This is the solution to your present buying dilemmas

You know the problem: you've chosen the perfect present but .... does the recipient love lavender as much as you? What about lemongrass? Or mint?  ...

How gift giving has changed - plus inspiration if you're searching for a thoughtful present

How gift giving has changed - plus inspiration if you're searching for a thoughtful present

Half a dozen new laid eggs, a book to help while away the long weekend, a bottle of home made elderflower cordial, a fabric face mask, - I've been ...

It's important to make the right choice

It's important to make the right choice

My diary still has `Suffolks market' in it for today, but of course we're at home, keeping an eye on the website for online orders instead. I love ...

Free local delivery - negotiating fields, stiles and streams

Free local delivery - negotiating fields, stiles and streams

Randwick people are a very clean lot it seems - I've been delivering soaps, bath soaks and gift sets to customers in the village non-stop since the...

Everything you need to know about wax melts and why they're so great for your home

Everything you need to know about wax melts and why they're so great for your home

We've noticed that around half the visitors to our market stall don't know what wax melts are - so if that's you, and you're curious - read on for ...

How to say 'I love you' the natural way

How to say 'I love you' the natural way

We love a homemade Valentine's gift as much as the next crafty person. But sometimes you just don't have the time (or energy). Luckily at College G...

This is how you can help save local businesses with a simple New Year's resolution

This is how you can help save local businesses with a simple New Year's resolution

This is the year we're going to help keep local shops, artists and crafters in business with absolutely no effort  at all. How? By simply pledging ...

We'll be at the Teckels Artisan Gift Fair with natural dog soap (and soap for humans too)

We'll be at the Teckels Artisan Gift Fair with natural dog soap (and soap for humans too)

Is this a familiar sight after a muddy walk?  College Green natural dog soap has been created just for you!  It's made from natural oils and butter...

Black Friday? No thanks! It's Green Friday all day for us (and on Saturday, Sunday, Monday...)

Black Friday? No thanks! It's Green Friday all day for us (and on Saturday, Sunday, Monday...)

It might seem slightly strange that a retail business like ours is shunning Black Friday. After all, we're told it's one of the busiest times of th...

We'll be at Stroud Farmers' Market on 21 December for last minute Christmas gift shopping

We'll be at Stroud Farmers' Market on 21 December for last minute Christmas gift shopping

Phew! We've managed to get a place at Stroud Farmers' Market on the Saturday before Christmas 😁 It's always a busy market, full of traders with loc...

This is the only soap you'll want this festive season (but hurry - there aren't many of them)

This is the only soap you'll want this festive season (but hurry - there aren't many of them)

It's back! The College Green Orange, Cinnamon and Pine soap is now fully cured and ready to use, but we've only made ONE batch this Christmas, so i...