15 Smart DIY Holiday Gift Ideas From Pinterest

Pinterest A thoughtful gift you made yourself says even more than a high price tag.  Pinterest is a major destination for crafty people looking for inspiration. We prowled Pinterest to find some of the best DIY treasures that you can gift your loved ones this holiday season.  With these homemade gifts, you could even avoid the mall altogether. Make your favorite photographer a more stylish …
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Start Smart – Start “Good”

Most of us don’t think “I’m going to start my own business” when we first get started making candles or soap – but once you’re hooked, it’s often just a matter of time before you do. If there’s one bit of advice I can give to anyone even thinking about starting their own candle or soap making business, it’s start it right. Lay the foundation solidly with good manufacturing practices, good record keeping, and good documentation of all of your products and processes. Marie Gale has a marvelous book that details how to do this – Good Manufacturing Practices for Soap & Cosmetic Handcrafters. While focused on soap and cosmetic making, the processes easily translate into candle making as well.

Start Smart – Start “Good” originally appeared on About.com Candle & Soap Making on Thursday, March 14th, 2013 at 12:15:11.

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