Win a soap making session with Purple Urchin!

Purple Urchin is celebrating five years as a retail store this November, and to celebrate we're having an awesome month long contest!   The prize: a day of soap making at Purple Urchin (and by a day, we mean a couple of hours)! You and up to three friends will get to come to Purple Urchin in early December (date to be determined based on wi...
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The Importance of Supporting Local

When you hear the word “Ottawa,” what do you think of? Do you think of Parliament and the fact that this city is the capital of Canada? Do you think of the Byward Market and how much fun it is as soon as the weather starts to warm up? Maybe you think of school, because there are plenty of post-secondary institutes and students here. Or maybe yo...
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We've Moved

 We are now located next door to our old location. The address is 884 Somerset St. W., and our door is on the side of the building facing Frisby Tire.
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Wednesday, May 15 2013

 The store will be closed on Wednesday, May 15 as we will be moving the production space to our new location. We will resume regular business hours on Thursday, May 16. Thanks for your understanding!
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