Partner Spotlights are our way to shine a light on some of our amazing local partners across the country and give them a platform to tell their unique stories. Marian, the maker, promoter, and seller, at Lodestone Soap Co, in Halifax, wants to share hers!
Tell us about your business (who do you cater to/what do you offer):
I make rustic vegan soaps, shampoos, conditioners, and shave bars using natural, organic ingredients in a plastic-free company.
What is one thing you would like people to know about your business?
I want people to know that my products are handmade from scratch and are self-tested.
What made you want to get into business here?
I’ve been making these products on and off for 30 years. At retirement, I wanted a passion project that I could create and control.
What’s your favourite part about owning or managing the business?
My favourite part of owning the business is that I love being my own boss.
What local business would you like to see on GetintheLoop?
I would love to see Arcane Angel Creations on the app as well as Dinah’s Sourdough.
Is there a community cause or event that you support that you would like to give a shoutout to?
I have always supported animal welfare groups and am particularly fond of Spay Day.
When you’re not working/running your business what is your favourite thing to do?
When I’m not working I help out with other peoples’ passion projects. At the moment I am a stock manager at Dinah’s Market in the North-end of Halifax.
Where can people find your business?
You can find our business online at: lodestonesoaps.ca
Where can people find you on social media?
How can people contact you?
By Phone: 902-719-8389
Address: 3-2594 Agricola Street, Halifax NS