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Herbal Salves & Balms for Everyday Magic

Handmade Small-Batch Soaps

Magical Miscellany for a Better Bath


Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Crafted with obvious love”


Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Wonderful aroma, beautifully crafted”


Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Such a great line”


Hello! I’m Kate, the one-witch show behind HWB. I believe there is something both inherently satisfying and quietly revolutionary in becoming learned in the practical arts, and in using something lovingly crafted by another person. Learn more about my commitment to radical self-care.

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