Seashell Soap

By  Darsie Bruno  for  Spellbinders

Bring the enchantment of the sea to any bath with beautiful and fragrant handmade soap you can emboss using M-Bossabilities Embossing Folders and Craft Foils from Spellbinders.

  • Seashell Soap
  • Closeup View


  • Spellbinders Delicate Pastels Premium Craft Foils Assortment
  • May Arts Ivory Curled Edge Sheer Ribbon
  • Life of the Party Creative Soap Bar Kit


  • Spellbinders Grand Calibur Die-Cutting System and Raspberry Spacer Plate
  • Spellbinders M-Bossabilities Shell Beauty Embossing Folder
  • Microwave oven
  • Microwave-safe bowl
  • Non-stick cooking spray

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler, measuring cup, measuring spoon, mixing spoon
  • Size
  • 1. Size is 3-1/4"x2-1/2".
  • Soap
  • 1. Measure inside bottom of soap mold and cut foil piece to same dimensions.
  • 2. Place foil inside Shell Beauty embossing folder and emboss with Raspberry Spacer Plate and Grand Calibur machine.
  • 3. Place foil inside mold with embossed area facing down. Lightly coat soap mold and embossed foil with non-stick cooking spray to make release easier.
  • 4. Follow manufacturer's instructions to melt soap. Add colorant and fragrance, if desired. Add less colorant for more pastel look; add more for deeper color. Use caution as melted soap is very hot when removed from microwave.
  • 5. Carefully pour melted soap into mold and let set as indicated in instructions.
  • 6. Once soap is fully set, remove from mold by gently pressing on mold. Gently lift edge of foil from soap and peel away.
  • 7. If desired, tie soap bar with ribbon for decorative effect.
  • Tip
  • 1. Lightly coat soap mold and embossed foil with non-stick cooking spray to allow for easy removal of embossed soap.