Hobby to Business Series: Craft Show Season

Preface Craft show season is once again upon us, providing the perfect venue for Artisans to get out in the public eye and gain some exposure. As more and more individuals are turning their hobby into a small business, this is the time of…

Hobby to Business Series: Where to Sell Your Product

Where to Sell Your Product Finding a place to sell your handmade goods can seem overwhelming if you’re not sure where to start. It’s a no-brainer that one of the easiest ways to work from home is to create and sell your own products….

Hobby to Business Series: Labeling Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of the Labeling segment in our Hobby to Business Series. Ideally, you have now either conjured or created a vision for your logo and labels. Maybe your soap business leans more towards the holistic realm and you’ve decided to use…

Hobby to Business Series: Cosmetic Labeling

Today we will explore some of the general cosmetic labeling guidelines as well as some useful tips to take into consideration.

Hobby to Business Series: Packaging

Product packaging tells the story of you and your brand. Not only does it make a great marketing tool, but it also helps you and your product stand out among the competition. Packaging is one of the final touches put on a finished product…

Hobby to Business Series: Establishing Your Brand

Over the last few weeks, we’ve explored the first steps of turning a hobby into a business. With products developed and numbers crunched it’s time to define your brand identity. Get your notebooks out because there is plenty of research and pondering to be…

Hobby to Business Series: Calculating Cost

Foreword With craft show season rapidly approaching, I wanted to share how to take a closer look at your production costs so you can effectively price your product and see some return on investment. While there are many other associated costs, for the sake…

Halloween Recipe Roundup

Our Favorite Halloween Recipes With Halloween approaching next month, we wanted to share with you a quick roundup of some of our favorite Halloween recipes! Halloween Bath Bombs Get into the spirit with this fun, kid-friendly activity. This recipe is a spooky take on…

Easter Egg Bath Bombs Recipe

Easter Egg Bath Bombs Recipe   Here’s what you’ll need:   2 C. Sodium Bicarbonate 1 C. Citric Acid 10 – 30 drops Forget Me Not Blossoms Fragrance Oil 2 t. Sweet Almond Oil Spray bottle of Witch Hazel 2 Large/Medium Bowls Empty plastic…

Botanical Bath Bombs Recipe

Botanical Bath Bombs Recipe   After the overwhelmingly positive response we’ve received from our Bath Bomb Ornament tutorial, I wanted to do a similar recipe, this time using botanicals as part of the formed bath bomb. Since this recipe calls for soap molds rather…

Bath Bomb Ornament Recipe

  Between unpredictable weather, extended work hours, family gatherings, extracurricular activities and sports, it isn’t difficult to get caught up in the annual holiday rush. Did you accidentally forget someone off your list? This is perfect a perfect last-minute handmade gift idea for those…

Frosty Bath Bomb Recipe

DIY Frosty Hat Bath Bombs Bulk Apothecary is very excited to announce the arrival of bath bombs and shower steamers to our product lineup! These make fantastic gifts for friends and family and they are available to you now, right before the holidays! To…

Halloween Bath Bombs Recipe

  Halloween Bath Bombs Recipe Are you searching for a fun and easy project to do with the kids this Halloween that isn’t slime? Look no further! This project is quick and perfect for the bath bomb beginner. Since I wanted children to be…

Leprechaun Bath Bomb Recipe

Hello Bulkers, It feels like spring, at least in Ohio! (I’m sure I jinxed myself) St. Patrick’s Day is only a few weeks away and we have some fun recipes to get you into the spirit. This week we will be making our kid…

DIY Golden Ginger Bath Bomb

DIY Golden Ginger Bath Bomb The holidays are coming, meaning chaos and stress. A nice, luxurious bath is likely in order. Why settle for any regular bath experience? Why not add some sparkle to it? If you’re a bath bomb making extraordinaire and are…

Candy Swirl Bath Bombs Recipe

  As summer draws to an end and kids everywhere are gearing up for a brand new school year, you may find yourself stepping back into a routine after a few months off. No more late nights for the kiddos- it’s time for a…