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Viking Ships Custom Soap - Gokstad Bedhead April 27 2016

This is one of my favourite custom projects so far - A stamped soap for the Viking ships house in Oslo. The ships are amazing, but I'm always drawn to the other stuff that was found alongside the ships in the burial mounds. There are all sorts of fabulous things, from sleds to shoes. A bed that was buried with the Gokstad ship has the most beautiful carved horses heads...

Astrup Soap for KODE Kunstmuseene in Bergen April 15 2016

Recently I've had the pleasure of working on a soap especially for KODE kunstmuseene in Bergen. They are having an exhibition of Nikolai Astrup paintings and wanted a soap to sell in the gift shop to celebrate this. It was fantastic fun because so many of Astrup's paintings were inspiring. Gorgeous colours, and a level of abstraction that fits well with trying to create art using soap! I chose to go with...

New stockist - Oslo museum of Contemporary Art March 28 2015

Are you visiting Oslo? You can find my soap in the Oslo Museum of Contemporary Art. Currently they are running a very interesting exhibition of an art movement from the 70s and 80s called Poor Art, where the artists used all sorts of everyday cast off objects to make art.  I was really lucky because I had a guided tour the day before the exhibition opened when none else was...

New Stockist in Gamlebyen, Fredrikstad. March 17 2015

Fredrikstad Folk - Now you can also get your soap in Galleri Mimosa in Gamlebyen! (just a bit further down from Mormors) They have a webshop too: http://gallerimimosa.no

New stockist in Bodø - Smak & Behag March 02 2015

I'm so happy to announce that now you can buy Yager & May soap in the fabulous Smak & Behag in City Nord, Bodø. I was on holiday last week, travelling on the Hurtigruten which stops in Bodø for 3 hours. Just long enough to nip over to see Lene and show her the soap. If you are in Bodø try to go and meet Lene and Einar, two of...

New Stockists - Nye Forhandlere February 13 2015

Kjære nordmenn!   Det er en glede for meg å annonsere at det nå er to nye forhandlere av Yager & May såper. Santai er en meget spesiell design- og interiør-forretning med en flott nettside.   De selger utsøkte produkter til hjemme og smykker, og nå har de også Norges nyeste håndlagete såper.   De fører alle 11 variasjoner, så bare stikk innom og se dem på nært hold! Du finner dem...