Felted Soap

Felted soap continues to be a popular item.  For those not familiar with felted soap, it is soap that has been wrapped in strands of sheep wool, dipped in water, then allowed to dry.  The wetting and drying process shrinks the wool tightly around the soap.  When the soap is used, it lathers up through the wool.  The wool acts as a built in wash cloth, and it shrinks as the soap is used up, so it remains tight.  The wool helps the soap last longer, and is naturally resistant to mildew.  The soap used with our felted soap is handmade using the cold process method.  We look at felted soap as more than a novelty item.   They make beautiful gifts but are also quite practical, and we strive to keep prices reasonable.    We love our felted soap and are proud of the quality and value.

Advertisements

About tangozuluimports

***This blog has been retired as of 1/1/2013. We invite you to follow us at http://tangozuluimports.blogspot.com.*** This blog is about the products and business practices of Tango Zulu Imports, a small fair trade company in historic Port Gamble, Washington. We carry an array of artisan products from developing countries, with a specialty in African baskets.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s