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October 2017 - Alegna Soap

Providence Perfume & My Natural Perfume Addiction

By Angela Carillo on Monday, October, 30th, 2017 in Perfumes, Soap Making.
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It’s no secret that I have a natural perfume addiction. I have a collection of perfumes and samples that rival any department store. I’ve taken more than a few perfuming classes and have recently started making scented oils for Alegna Soap®.  When I saw that Charna Ethier was giving a weekend class in Chypres and […]


Providence Perfume and my natural perfume addiction

It’s no secret that I have a natural perfume addiction. I have a collection of perfumes and samples that rival any department store. I’ve taken more than a few perfuming classes and have recently started making scented oils for Alegna Soap®.  When I saw that Charna Ethier was giving a weekend class in Chypres and Fougeres, I knew I’d be traveling to Rhode Island and to Providence Perfume. I’d be losing a weekend of valuable time during my busiest season for Alegna Soap® and I was ok with that.  I’d make it up during the week. (more…)

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How Do You Choose a Soapmaker?

By Angela Carillo on Monday, October, 23rd, 2017 in Soap Making, Soaps.
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In stores, at craft fairs and online, you have a choice of who to purchase your handcrafted soap from. How do you choose a soapmaker? By the look of their website? From their pictures and product description? Please follow and like us:0


How to choose a soapmaker Alegna Soap®

In stores, at craft fairs and online, you have a choice of who to purchase your handcrafted soap from. How do you choose a soapmaker? By the look of their website? From their pictures and product description? (more…)

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The Thing About Living Near Other Soap Makers

By Angela Carillo on Monday, October, 16th, 2017 in Gratitude List, Soaps.
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I live on Long Island and I live near many other soap makers. The thing about living near other soap makers can be complicated. I can be at any event and I know I will meet a few other soap makers there. In fact, since I teach soap making classes on Long Island, some of […]


I live on Long Island and I live near many other soap makers. The thing about living near other soap makers can be complicated. I can be at any event and I know I will meet a few other soap makers there. In fact, since I teach soap making classes on Long Island, some of them may be former students. (more…)

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The Long Island Woman’s Expo

By Angela Carillo on Monday, October, 9th, 2017 in Gratitude List, Soaps.
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The Long Island Woman’s Expo is one of my favorite events. Think about the energy you get when you put over 80 woman entrepreneurs in one building. The talent alone is enough to impress you.  Please follow and like us:0


Long Island Woman's Expo

The Long Island Woman’s Expo is one of my favorite events. Think about the energy you get when you put over 80 woman entrepreneurs in one building. The talent alone is enough to impress you.  (more…)

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Sea Cliff Mini Mart

By Angela Carillo on Monday, October, 2nd, 2017 in Gratitude List, Soaps.
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  My day job is in a school system on the north shore of Long Island. Sea Cliff is one of the towns included in the district. It’s an artsy town.  On Sunday they held their annual Sea Cliff mini mart. The people who live in Sea Cliff love their mini mart fiercely.  I swear […]


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My day job is in a school system on the north shore of Long Island. Sea Cliff is one of the towns included in the district. It’s an artsy town.  On Sunday they held their annual Sea Cliff mini mart. The people who live in Sea Cliff love their mini mart fiercely.  I swear the whole town comes out for it.  It’s held the first Sunday of October on Sea Cliff Avenue, and has over 200 vendors, all with hand made items. (more…)

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