Fair Ivy 2013: Sneak Peek!

Monday was the deadline for the Fair Ivy 2013 Contest and we are energized by all of the creative bath and body products that came in. I’ve had so much fun opening up the packages and being able to smell, feel and try out all the fabulous handmade items. We’re in the middle of choosing which items we’ll be sending along to Fair Ivy (and we’re announcing them next week!) but we didn’t think it was fair to keep all of this eye candy to ourselves.

Sneak Peek: Fair Ivy Contest Entries

As you can see below, the task of choosing finalists is NOT going to be easy. I know, I know, my job is so hard… =)

Sneak Peek Fair Ivy Contest

First Row: Calise Soapworks & Such, Soapy Confections & More, Love Soaps, Medieval Soap

Second Row: Royalty Soaps, Sudsie Q Soaps, Tea Time Creations, Recherche Organics

Third Row: Do Me a Favor Designs, Bubblina’s Soap Boutique , KiyiKiyi, Salud Soap

Fourth Row: Southern Hospitality, A Wing &  A Prayer Farm, Village Soapsmith, Next to Godliness

Sneak Peek Fair Ivy Contest

First Row: Everything So Pretty, Twin Ridge Naturals, Hatch Blossom Soap Co., Handmade By Cladar

Second Row:  Jennifer’s Handmade Soap, Villainess Soaps, blissbain , Shamrock Soaps

Third Row: Faire Ivy Soap,  Homestyle Bath and Body, Sweet Soap Bakery, Floppy Ear Farm

Fourth Row: Alive Soap, Sudsy Chick, AvieMarie Body Care Products, Gingerleaf Creative

Not pictured: Brown Bag Soap Company and Soap & Enzyme Lover

Thank you to everyone who participated. It was so much fun to come into work every day and see all the packages that had arrived the night before. You guys really outdid yourselves! Don’t forget to stop by next week to see the winners that we’ll be passing along to Fair Ivy to make their wholesale account(s) choices from.

22 Responses to “Fair Ivy 2013: Sneak Peek!”

  1. Carol says:

    Wow! These are all so nice! So hard to choose. Even the packaging is fantastic. Makes me want to go into soap making but I guess I’d rather leave that to the experts who have the flair for creativity as well :)

  2. KeMira says:

    Wow! These packaging designs are so pretty and creative!

    I havent perfected my packaging technique but these pictures and artists definitely give me someting to strive for!

  3. Nikki says:

    So many lovelies!

  4. So excited to see our creation. We wanted to send some warm love from the Caribbean!! All the creations are absolutely gorgeous!Best of luck to eveybody!

    From Puerto Rico,
    Claribel and Darlye = Cladar

  5. Fun to see all the nice soaps. I love to see what people do and how soaps are packaged. The creativity is endless.

  6. So many beautiful entries…how will you ever decide. Wish I could smell them!

    • Thank you so much for your entry, Leilani! I think smelling all the fabulous entries was my favorite part. Keep your eyes peeled on the blog this next week when we announce the finalists. =)
      -Becky with Bramble Berry

  7. I like the simplicity of the flower by Calise Soap. Looks pure, sweet, and natural.

  8. Kelly says:

    Everything is so GORGEOUS!!!! I am absolutely in awe and so excited! :)

    • That’s what I thought too! All the soaps and bath & body products that were entered were just amazing and I know it was so hard for Anne-Marie to pick the finalists. Keep your eyes peeled on the blog today when we announce them. =)
      -Becky with Bramble Berry

  9. Monica says:

    Such talented soapers. Good luck to them all.

  10. I’m a bit late in the commenting but I must say I just love the Sudsie Q and Sweet Soap Bakery soaps/packaging! But of course, I have never seen so many unique and gorgeous packaging styles all in one place! Mind blown!

    • I’m totally with you, Katie! All of the entries that we received gave me so much soapy inspiration that I know I’ll be coming back to this post time and time again to check them out. =)
      -Becky with Bramble Berry

  11. Caitlin says:

    So excited to see Alive Soap featured here! Their packaging is always so fun and colorful. Good luck to everyone!

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