To Top

Old Fashioned Granulated Soap

This is how my grandma used to make soap. A just for fun recipe!

Ingredients:

  • 1 can lye
  • 3 qts. cold water
  • 3/4 cup Borax
  • 4 1/2 lb. melted fat

Directions:

Dissolve lye in cold water (use wooden spoon). Add borax, when dissolved slowly add melted fat. Stir slowly and constantly for 10-15 minutes. Then stir occasionally for the next 24 hours.

By Robin from Washington, IA

Comments

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
Making Homemade Soap, Bar of natural pine soap, with a pine branch, and a dish of green sea salt.
Making Homemade Soap
Categories
Make Your Own SoapApril 1, 2010
Guides
Hand washing shower wall
Removing Soap Scum from Shower Doors
Making Soap on a Rope, Heart Shaped Soap on a Rope
Making Soap on a Rope
Striated homemade soap in reds, pinks, and blue.
Making Melt and Pour Soap
Neatly Wrapped Homemade Soap
Packaging Homemade Soap for Sale
More
👔
Father's Day Ideas!
👒
Mother's Day Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/04/22 22:05:45 in 1 secs.
Loading Something Awesome!