Monday, November 25th, 2013

3:00 pm

Baxter of California Vitamin Cleansing Bars


Baxter of California releases a new line of soaps, fortified with Vitamin A and E. The moisturizing bars come in three scents: fruity bergamot with pear and lemon, flora cassis and citrusy Italian lime with a pomegranate and cucumber base. All…

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Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

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Saturday, March 19th, 2011

Ormonde Jayne Osmanthus Soap


London’s Ormonde Jayne delivers their latest: Osmanthus Soap. The uplifting scent of Osmanthus is infused into the soaps to give you a perfect spring day whatever the weather. Osmanthus is a fruity white flower found in both China and Japan. A…

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Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

11:00 pm

Baxter for Saturdays NYC “Beach” Soap

Baxter for Saturdays NYC "Beach" Soap

Just thinking about some stocking stuffers with this one. A good one. “Baxter of California … teams up with Saturdays NYC to produce a limited distribution “Beach Soap”… the new soap is loosely inspired by Baxter’s popular Italian Lime scented…

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Thursday, June 10th, 2010

8:00 pm

Matsuyama for Monocle Sugi Body Soap

Selectism - Matsuyama for Monocle Sugi Body Soap

Monocle Magazine adds another solid product to their in-shop lineup. This time they work on a body soap with Matsuyama.  ”The national tree of Japan, Sugi, or Japanese cedar is popular as an ornamental species and has a delicate but…

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Thursday, December 4th, 2008

8:08 pm

Tom Ford Cleansing Bar

Selectism - Tim Ford Cleansing Bar

I love this thing. For 18$US smackers, you can have a great soap on a rope from Tom Ford. Wear it to the gym, wear it to the bathhouse… you’ll never worry about dropping it again. As they describe it,…

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Monday, September 1st, 2008

9:12 pm

85 Years of Soap

85 Years of Soap

Bless Pingmag MAKE for kicking out some of the best features covering the the world of quality craftsmanship and manufacturing in Japan. Their feature, "85 Years of Soap" gives coverage to a tiny soap company, Tohoku Sekken Sat Kojo, that…

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