Limited Edition Soap: Pure Plantain Hydrosol in our Olive Oil Soap Recipe

Pure Plantain Hydrosol Limited Edition Soap by Old Factory Perfume

Limited Edition Plantain Hydrosol Soap by Old Factory.  Many think of the Plantain we find in our backyards here in Central Texas (and across the country) as an unwanted garden weed.  Did you know that it actually has a long history of medicinal use?  This amazing herb can actually do quite a lot.  Today I […]

Handmade Sample Size Soap Bars for Your Guests! Perfect for B&B, Hotels, and more.

Handmade Sample Size Soap Bars for Bed and Breakfast, Hotels, Guest Soap by Old Factory

Looking for high quality, completely natural handmade sample size soap bars for your event, bed & breakfast, hotel, air BNB, or guest house?  We can do that for you! We offer sample sized soap for guests in a 1 oz size.  We offer our Old Factory/Parousia branded soap in a 1 oz size as well […]

Old Factory Event: Wild Woman Weekend in Blanco Texas this weekend April 7-9th

Wild Woman Weekend Blanco Texas Soap Company

Come down to our home town this weekend to celebrate the yearly Wild Woman Weekend in Blanco, Texas. This weekend, April 7-8th 2017 Old Factory will have a booth right on the square in downtown Blanco. Come see our entire line of products in person!  Participate in one of the many events offered including the Hidden […]

Limited Edition Soap: Lime & Sweet Basil with Pure White Sea Salt

Limited Edition Lime Basil and Sea Salt Soap

new moon limited edition soap lime & basil with pure white sea salt We were missing the moon this week. Here is a lunar inspired limited edition bar.  A simple blend of basil and lime essential oils with mediterranean sea salt. Simple and pure like the night, in our olive oil base. A lovely refreshing […]

Wildcrafted Soap Made in Texas – Spring in the Texas Hill Country

Wildcrafted soap made in texas

We LOVE spring in the Texas Hill Country.  The warming weather and refreshing rains, the beautiful blue skies, the spectrum of greens covering our fields, and most importantly, our vibrant display of wildflowers.  Central Texas Spring is like no other place Ive been, each week is a new wave of color.  It starts with White […]

Best Soap for Children with Sensitive Skin

Best Soap for kids with sensitive skin

My Story – Growing up with Sensitive Skin Growing up with sensitive skin was not easy.  From periods of eczema as a young child, to extreme skin allergies as a teenager – I seemed to be allergic to almost everything, most notably: all metals, jewelry, belt buckles, even the back of the button on my jeans, […]

Survive: The ultimate multi-purpose outdoor handmade soap bar.

Survival Soap by Old Factory

Survive – Outdoor and Survival Soap was originally inspired by my brother, who planned a long, and wandering journey across the United States with nothing else besides the clothes on his back, and a small backpack full of a few essentials.  Before this trek, he came to stay with us for a few weeks – […]

Old Factory Spotlight: Ritual Union in Austin, Texas

Brandi Jo Perkins Ritual Union Face Cream

Ritual Union Austin, Texas Old Factory’s Quick List.  We are always on the hunt for amazing, unique, clean products and the stores that support them.  Old Factory’s brand spotlight series highlights some of the brands that we use personally, and some of the retail spaces we shop at. We hope to share this information so […]