Spring 2013 S.O.A.P. Team Search

It’s spring, and that means warmer weather, bright and happy colors, and most important, a brand new S.O.A.P. panel team! Don’t know what S.O.A.P. is? Check out this mash up post to learn more about it and check out last fall’s team here. We are looking for the newest fragrances to add the the Bramble Berry lineup and we want your help! For the next week, we are on the look out for eight soapy fans to help us pick which fragrances to add for our Summer 2013 fragrance oil line.

What is the S.O.A.P panel? S.O.A.P stand for Soap Opinion (Awesome) Panel and our members will receive one ounce samples of our top choices of fragrances that were specially designed for Bramble Berry. They’ve already gone through the our own internal inspection process (including initial CP tests), and now we’re ready for your opinion. We’d love for you to give them a sniff and test them in any products you’d like. I mean it, anything! (Okay fine, no lip or edible products but if it’s body, haircare, soap, bath … anything!) After you’ve tested all the mystery fragrances, you’ll fill out a survey to help us distinguish your top choices. We need you to be honest and thorough with your notes. You’re picking fragrances that thousands of soapers will use. No pressure. No pressure.

How To Apply:

  • Tweet, Facebook, Pin or Blog about your favorite Bramble Berry product (including the links) and why you should be selected for for the Spring 2013 S.O.A.P. team.
  • Your tweets should have @brambleberry someplace in the body of the tweet so that we can see you are entering!
  • Be sure to link to your blog post, pin, Facebook update or tweet in the comments below so that we can read about it.
  • Team members will be announced on Wednesday, April 3rd and the samples will be sent out by the end of the week

Note: We will be sending the fragrances out by the end of next week and we would like the surveys completed by May 3rd, which gives you about 3 weeks to test the fragrances. Please keep these dates in mind before you enter. We are looking for an accountable and enthusiastic panel, so be sure that this works out with your schedule! Because these fragrances can’t ship internationally, we are not able accept international entries.

Some previous SOAP Panel posts are here, here, here and this post is a fantastic example of what previous S.O.A.P. panel members have done for testing, blogging and tweeting.

Ready, Set … Apply! =)

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75 Comments

    • says

      Isn’t the 18-Bar Birchwood Mold one of the best to use? It makes such gorgeously shaped bars and I am so glad that I finally got one! Thank you for you entry, Juli. Keep your eyes peeled on the blog for the blog post announcing the S.O.A.P. team finalists. =)
      -Becky with Bramble Berry

  1. says

    I love all of Brambleberry items. I have only been making soap for about eight months. In the past I have made lip balm, skin care items, and body spray. My daughter tells me I am addicted to soapmaking. I enjoy all the Soap Queen Videos, it is so hard to pick just one.
    I enjoy all the essential oils and the fragrance oils. Right now my favorite Fragrance oil is Chocolate Espresso.
    My facebook link is: https://www.facebook.com/rachel.shaddox.

    Have a great day.
    Rachel

  2. says

    I have been making soap for over 10 years and from the first bar I made I was hooked. When I was first learning, I searched for tutorials and some of the most helpful were the ones I found on Soap Queen TV. I would love to serve as one of your S.O.A.P. panel members this spring, I love experimenting with new fragrances and techniques, and would have a lot of fun doing this. My Facebook page is https://www.facebook.com/GingerleafCreative. My Pinterest Soap board is here http://pinterest.com/artgeckol/soap/, and I am also one of BB’s Soapy Pinsters. Thank you for this opportunity!

  3. says

    Oh dear I am so sad. At this time of year I get so excited when you discuss the new fragrances and give people to opportunity to help you decide. I really want to be part of it but I do understand you cannot ship internationally. I will have to live my excitement through the panel.

  4. Terri Dodge says

    I have been a soapmaker for 10+ years, this is so exciting! I will post this on my Facebook page that I have applied, our Beloit market is so wonderful and I teach soap making classes every Saturday thru the winter, that this will be a great thing for us and for you if I am selected. Thanks for the opportunity.
    Terri Dodge
    Double D’s B’s
    Beloit Wisconsin

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