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A Hidden Gem of a Shop!

This is an amazing little shop that is well worth the detour to reach it! The owner and staff are... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Kathleen D
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Calgary, Canada
Lots to choose from

A delightful visit which included a talk on how soap is made by the ladies who make it. We loved... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
johnandlizb
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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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25 Breasclete, Isle of Lewis, Breasclete HS2 9EF, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is an amazing little shop that is well worth the detour to reach it! The owner and staff are fantastic and truly enjoy what they do and it shows in their products. We were warmly greeted, the smell of the shop was heavenly and...More

Thank Kathleen D
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

A delightful visit which included a talk on how soap is made by the ladies who make it. We loved meeting the people behind the skills. Loads of gorgeous products to choose from. Well worth the short detour to get there.

Thank johnandlizb
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I had time to spare, and was considering locally-made gifts for friends and family, so visited this shop as it was near my B&B. I can't say I'm a soap person, give me a shower and shower gel normally, but I found this a really...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is an amazing shop with the staff/owners to match. They clearly believe in their product and it shows. They were more than happy to explain the process that goes into making the product and still have passion for doing this, despite probably doing this...More

Thank haggibasher
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We recently visited this little shop and small production centre and loved the products. We bought an assortment of soaps which are indeed as good as they look. It was great learning how these are made from Linda and we'd definitely recommend a detour to...More

Thank JJF342
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Cute little soap/gift shop. Followed the signs from the main road as we were interested. As we entered the shop we were greeted by a beautiful smell and a lovely woman who chatted about the soap and even offered to show us how it’s made...More

Thank michelleg181
Reviewed 3 February 2018

I have bought these soaps twice when on the Western Isles, and twice mail order. These days, we use nothing else in our house. The soaps last for weeks, are really beautiful to look at, and smell so different from commercial soaps - gentle and...More

Thank dolphinfriendly
Reviewed 31 October 2017

This wee shop offers a brilliant visit and a soap experience which was unexpected. The owner offered an insight into the kitchens, how the soap was made and showed us round the various stages of production. Very interesting! The smell on walking into the shop...More

Thank LewisMac_29
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We were warmly welcomed to the small workshop and shop. Everything was explained and we were taken into the small soap making area. We had the soap at our self catering accommodation and we knew how good it was. We bought some for gifts to...More

Thank JLT263
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The proprietress will show you how the Soap is made.she knows her stuff, and produces a stunning selection of choices with local scents. You take away something special.

Thank murmac2017
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