Add a touch of Oriental exoticism to your home with Milky Way Mold's Asian soap molds. All of these unique soap mold designs have been hand-sculpted, and can be used for both cold-process as well as melt-and-pour soap making.
Bamboo symbols are often found in Chinese, Japanese and Indian culture to represent luck, longevity, strength, and friendship. The beautiful Bamboo Soap Mold features bamboo stems and leaves set in a peaceful, Zen-like window setting.
Chakras are spinning centers of energy, located on the midline of the body. Important in Buddhist and Hindu culture, they absorb energy from the universe and govern our emotional, physical, and intellectual well-being. Let the beautiful Chakras 1 Soap Mold spin and draw energy with the four upper chakras of crown (spirituality), third eye (wisdom), throat (communication), and heart (love).
The seven Chakras are a Hindu and Buddhist belief in the seven energy centers of the body, through which all life and energy flow. Help keep your emotional and physical health in balance with the lower three chakras featured in the lovely Chakras 2 Soap Mold: solar plexus (confidence), sacral (new experiences), and root (foundation).
Pair this with our Chakras 1 Soap Mold for a complete set of the seven chakras.
Chinese coins were constructed with square holes to aid in creating uniform holes. The coins were put on a dowel so that many could be filed down to a uniform shape all at once. Additionally, this hole allowed the coins to be strung so the used could carry it easily. The Chinese Coins Guest Soap Mold features two different coin designs.
Our Egypt soap mold features three wonderfully detailed images. The Nefertiti bust is over 3300 years old and has become an icon of feminine beauty. Scarabs were worn as jewelry and amulets in ancient Egypt to represent the sun and rebirth. The Eye of Horus is an ancient Egyptian symbol of protection, royal power and good health.
In Feng Shui each season correlates with an element: fire for summer, metal for fall, water for winter and wood for spring. As the seasons change, it is thought there is a shift in energy. The Feng Shui Soap Mold has four designs, one for each season to represent this energy shift. Each design has the season written in English as well as in Chinese characters.
Geisha are traditional Japanese female entertainers who act as hostesses. Our Geisha soap mold is a beautifully intricate rendering of an 18th century geisha, sporting a shimada hairstyle and wearing a kimono.
Japanese Crests, also known as mon or kamon, are symbols used to identify a family. The Japanese Crests Soap Mold features three different crests: one with a flower in the center with leaves circling around the flower, one with three skinny leaves radiating from the middle, and the last with three wider leaves also stemming from the middle.
Kokopelli Plastic Soap Mold Tray features Kokopelli, a humpbacked flute player that is considered a fertility god. Kokopelli can be found etched in prehistoric art in the American southwest, and is associated with fertility and prosperity by Southwestern Native Americans such as the Hopi.
For many years, humans have believed that the craters in the moon create the resemblance of a man’s face. This soap mold is inspired by that face and has rigid details that create a textured surface and a striking face!
Namaste is a term widely used in yoga. It is a saying used when the deepest part of ones soul acknowledges the deepest part of another's soul. More literally namaste is defined as nama which means bow, as which means I, and the which means you. Namaste is translated as "I bow to you."
Sun worship spans history and was prevalent in many ancient societies. The Sun God Soap Mold features a smiling face on a round sun-shaped design. Create handmade soap with this mold that will receive a glowing review!
In Chinese philosophy, the concept of yin and yang is used to describe how opposite, contrary, or complementary forces (light and dark) are interconnected and interdependent. The Yin Yang Soap Mold is a version of the familiar Taijitu symbol.