Another great conference has come and gone. Did you miss out this year? Check out recaps from around the web, including blog posts from Simply Eden, Alegna Soap (Day 2, Day 3), The Nova Studio (Day 2, Day 3), Soap Much Love, SV. Soaps, David Fisher, Simple Pleasures Handmade Soap, Monastery Creations, River Bar Soaps, Bramble Berry, Stc and Company, and OregonLive.com.
Now that you have all that reading out of the way, we want to celebrate the winners of the Soapers’ Showcase!! As usual, the competition was absolutely fierce and we admired, ogled, sniffed, and marveled at the variety of soaps and techniques present. It was impossible to choose, but the votes were counted and winners chosen.
Without further ado, here are your 2012 HSMG Conference Soapers’ Showcase winners:
Best Appearance, M&P: JoAnne Somers of Dirtyface Soap Company
Best Appearance, CP/HP: Jill Keck of Calise Soapworks & Such
Best Scent, M& P: JoAnne Somers of Dirtyface Soap Company
Best Scent, CP/HP: Linda White of The Healthy Soap Company
Best Packaging: Julia Bundy of Woodman Hill Soap Company
Something Different: Na Yeon Beggs of Castle Lake Studio Soap Art
and, drumroll please…..
Best of Show: Jill Keck of Calise Soapworks & Such
Thank you, ladies, for sharing these fantastic soaps with us and thank you to everyone who entered and donated soap to local beneficiary Rose Haven.
Which soap was your favorite? Have another blog post we missed? Let us know in the comments.