What type of item is this? Functional How would you describe the style of your project? Funky How would you describe the style of your project? Mod How would you describe the style of your project? Whimsical What are you most proud of? The colors have a Southwestern look to them. What advice would you give someone starting this project? READ, READ, READ all safety procedures and get all the safety equipment necessary for making soap. You can also watch videos but a lot of them don't show their faces so you can't see if they are wearing a mask. Lye, when stirred into the water gives off fumes that gag you. It can also burn your skin. Proper clothing must be worn, i.e., long sleeves, proper shoes(not barefooted or flip flops), etc. Please, by all means, feel free to make your own soap but do get the safety part down first.