Celebrating 10 Amazing Years!

Oct 09

Celebrating 10 Amazing Years!

It’s hard to believe, but today marks the 10th anniversary of Sweet Olive Soap Works! In the early days, I operated entirely out of the tiny back room of my home which has since been converted into a closet that …

Aug 20

Labor Day Weekend Sale!

This has been an exciting and exhausting summer! I’ve had the rare luxury of having been on three mini vacations along the Gulf Coast  (I hope you were following along on Instagram!), but I’ve also spent many long days making …

May 31

New! New Orleans Beer Soap Gift Box

Just in time for Father’s Day! The Soap Works new gift box features New Orleans brewed beer soaps scented with bright and refreshing fragrance blends that are perfect for summer. What guy wouldn’t love to bathe in soap made from …

May 16

New Orleans Inspired Bath Bombs!

New Orleans inspired bath bombs are the newest addition to the Soap Works! They smell as good as they look and make a luxurious treat for women who love to be pampered. Bath bombs are available in 3 yummy flavors: Courtyard, Muse and Krewe. …

Apr 25

10 Great Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Looking for the perfect gift idea that mom is sure to love? Look no further, because your mama deserves to be pampered with only the best this Mother’s Day. I put a whole lot of love into making my products, …

Mar 02

Limited Edition! Cosmic Flowers Handmade Soap

One whiff of this beautiful floral fragrance blend and I knew that I had to use it in a soap recipe! Violet, gardenia, jasmine with fresh grapefruit and vanilla bean is perfect for Spring! I wasn’t sure what to name …

Jan 06

New Today! Mardi Gras Fleur De Lis Soap!

Normally Epiphany means that all of New Orleans is outside decorating our porches for Mardi Gras, but definitely not this year. The weather is so nasty that we are staying in and having king cake for breakfast, lunch (and probably …

Nov 23

Black Friday 4 Day SALE!

Give the gift of handcrafted soaps, luxurious body creams, New Orleans inspired lip balms and more this holiday season! Use coupon code HOLIDAY20 for 20% off storewide Friday November 25th through midnight on Monday November 28th!

Nov 04

Handmade Christmas Gifts For Everyone On Your List

Share the New Orleans love this holiday season with these handmade Christmas gifts! These New Orleans handmade soaps, lip balms and lotions are crafted right here in the Crescent City and inspired by Louisiana and her culture. Joyeux Noel Christmas …

Nov 02

All Souls Day at Carrollton Cemetery No. 1

In honor of All Souls Day, my dog and I took a walk over to Carrollton Cemetery No. 1. We were the only living souls there and wondered up and down the walkways for hours. Traditionally, All Souls is a …