Small Batch Handmade Soaps, Scrubs, Lotions Bars & More

Kennett Square, Pennsylvania On Etsy since 2014

826 Sales

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Small Batch Handmade Soaps, Scrubs, Lotions Bars & More

Kennett Square, Pennsylvania | 826 Sales

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Last updated on Apr 17, 2019

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About SweetTeaNBiscuits

Sales 826
On Etsy since 2014
Video summary: Cutting 3 custom soap loaves for clients' orders.

Who We Are & Why the Funny Name?

Welcome to our family-run soap & body care business! Nope, nothing to eat or drink here, so don’t let our name fool you. (We’ll explain that in a bit.)

Sweet Tea ‘N Biscuits is all about you. We make skin care products using the best possible ingredients available… and without a lot of the fine print additives you’ll find in big-box commercial products. If it’s not needed, we don’t add it.

We take great pride in buying Organic and Fair Trade certified ingredients (for those ingredients that can be certified). It’s important to us that farmers and laborers earn a fair, livable wage, and this is why we believe strongly in Fair Trade. We also do not outright purchase palm oil for any of our artisan cold process soap bars, lotion bars, scrubs, etc.

In the beginning… Believe it or not, we started out in 2014 as a textile care company, selling primarily on Etsy. For years, our care products for woolen cloth diaper covers were the sole focus of our business… and a booming one. Two things that made us stand apart from the crowd was our customer service approach, and our in house custom-formulating of a exclusive scent blends in both Essential Oils and Fragrance Oil options.

As we grew, many customers begged us to branch into “You Care” to offer body products in all the custom scents that they had come to love on their woolens. And so we got to work formulating, testing and perfecting our body care lines of artisan soaps, lotion bars, body butters, etc.

Before long, our product line had grown faster than our staff could keep up with demand, so we had to make a choice-- In 2019, we sold our entire wool textile care line to a family-owned cloth diaper maker, who now directly manufactures and sells those products under the Charis ’N Ewe brand name.

Now… ok, what about those Biscuits and all this Sweet Tea?

Obviously, Sweet Tea ’N Biscuits doesn’t sell biscuits. And we don’t sell tea. The name stems from a joke about our long-time favorite ‘breakfast of champions’ — a tall glass of sweet tea and a buttered biscuit. What does that have to do with soap? ABSOLUTELY NOTHING. Completely serious… now you’re in on the joke. Which kinda makes you family… so, welcome, look around and pass the biscuits!

Production partners

  • Geno Luketic Ceramics

    Dayton, OH

    Geno Luketic is a pottery artist who created a custom set of soap dishes for our shop.

  • Woodworker

    Brooksville, FL

    Producer of handmade soap decks at wholesale quantities.

Shop policies

Last updated on February 18, 2019

Accepted payment methods

Paypal Mastercard Visa American Express Discover Apple Pay Klarna Giftcard
Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I gladly accept cancellations
Request a cancellation within: 6 hours of purchase
I don't accept returns or exchanges
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Returns and exchange details
If you receive an incorrect item or one that was damaged in transit, please let us know as soon as possible, so we can help!

If you have placed an order that has not yet shipped, and wish to cancel that order please contact us within 6 hours. Orders cannot be cancelled once shipped.

Due to the nature of the products we make and sell, we cannot accept returns if you don't like the product or scent you selected-- we cannot resell these items per health regulations.
We accept all Etsy payment methods!

In-stock items will ship from our shop within 3-5 business days (business days do not include weekends or holidays). Please note this is our internal processing time, and does NOT account for shipping transit of your package.

US orders will be shipped primarily using either USPS First class or USPS Priority depending on the total weight/chosen option. Canadian orders will be shipped USPS International First Class. Please understand customs can sometimes hold up international orders for quite awhile, and seasonally there are issues with volumes. We are not responsible for Customs Duties or Import Taxes, and we will not mark packages as 'gift.'