One item you’ll seldom see in a beautiful bathroom — ugly soap. Attractive suds make a huge difference in the overall look the space, which is why we’re loving these boutique-worthy, candy-colored gradient bars via lifestyle blog A Beautiful Mess. Make as many as your mold allows, then keep your bathroom stocked with them, or give ‘em away as gifts.
Most likely, the only supplies you don’t already own for this activity are pour soaps, a silicone mold, dye, and any fragrance you’d like to use. The process is kind of like making popsicles, although there are a few precautions shared on A Beautiful Mess to ensure your soaps stay air bubble-free and have cohesive layers. Overall, the DIY is pretty simple — and so fresh and so clean.