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Big Book of Botanical Crafts

How to Make Candles, Soaps, Scrubs, Sanitizers & More with Plants, Flowers, Herbs & Essential Oils

by (author) Stephanie Rose

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Initial publish date
Nov 2022
Nature Crafts, Candle & Soap Making, General
  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Nov 2022
    List Price

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Go green, get clean, and be serene with these 32 all-natural soap, candle, and cleaner recipes from renowned herbalist Stephanie Rose!

If you are looking for creative ways to reduce chemicals, harness the healing power of nature, and pamper yourself with healing herbs, fresh flowers, and essential oils, look no further. Author, avid gardener, and herbalist Stephanie Rose has rounded up her best-loved botanical recipes in this massive book to teach you how easy, inexpensive, and relaxing it is to make your own natural cleaners, cleansers, and candles.

Learn to make:

• Homemade hand sanitizers with healing aloe
• Soothing botanical bath salts with rose and citrus
• Aromatherapy soy wax candles with lavender
• Natural housecleaners with refreshing orange and cleansing sage
• Disinfecting kitchen cleaners with lemongrass and pine
• Reusable lemon and rosemary citrus hand wipes
• Invigorating peppermint sugar scrubs
• Moisturizing hand soaps with basil and bergamot
• And many more!

With detailed instructions, step-by-step photographs, and an herbal appendix, you’ll have everything you need to make beautiful (and beneficial!) all-natural products from your own kitchen.

About the author

Stephanie Rose is an award-winning author, gardening expert, certified permaculture designer, herbalist, and wellness advocate. After Stephanie faced her own debilitating illness, she found solace and healing through gardening and herbs. Now, she draws on experiences from her personal journey and expert garden knowledge in her books and popular website, Garden Therapy®. Stephanie has written 11 published books on creative gardening, permaculture, herbalism, and natural beauty. As a Vancouver Master Gardener, she volunteers to develop children’s gardens to help our littlest gardeners Fall in love with the earth. Stephanie continues to lovingly dedicate her life and her work to her community around the world, encouraging healing, wellness, and the joy of gardening. Discover more at

Stephanie Rose's profile page

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