We're No Stinkin' Outlaws — Outlaw Culture

| Danielle Vincent

What would you like to say to our team?

As you may know by now, we are relocating Outlaw from the mountain town of Grass Valley, California to the valley town of Sparks, Nevada. Our new workshop is ABSOLUTELY AMAZING and has many open walls that we are looking forward to decorating. This may seem like a hokey idea,...

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| Danielle Vincent

The Man Behind the Scenes: Russ Vincent, COO

I talk a big game over here in the blog, but you know who makes this whole machine go? It's my husband and business partner (and best friend), Russell Vincent. In 2018, we sold 11,600ish bars of handmade soap. In 2019, we sold more than 43,000 bars, most of which...

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| Danielle Vincent

Who is Outlaw for?

We sometimes get questions about whether Outlaw is for men or women, and, call us modern, but we believe that anyone can smell like campfire at dusk, like warm leather, and like a fine bourbon. Outlaw's made for everyone, plain and simple. Sure, we have some more traditional scents like...

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| Danielle Vincent

LiveOutlaw.com is the future!

We asked, and you told us... well, we asked, you told us... and then we picked your second favorite one. There was a really close tie between StayOutlaw.com and LiveOutlaw.com, and even though StayOutlaw.com technically won, we decided that LiveOutlaw.com was more the vibe we were going for. Get out...

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| Danielle Vincent

Merry Christmas from all of us at Outlaw

Yesterday, we had our first real Christmas party. Every other year, we have had some kind of just-after-the-shipping-cutoff-standing-around-in-a-stunned-daze acknowledgement-of-the-end-of-the-craziness, because we were such a small team (usually just a duo) anything else seemed too exhausting. But this year, we had about a dozen people get together at the workshop for...

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| Danielle Vincent

Whiskey Fudge Recipe (Jack Daniels or Jim Beam is a good choice)

This weird photo is whiskey fudge made with Jim Beam Devil's Cut Originally posted in December of 2014 and resuscitated like a fudge-drunk housewife before The Bachelor. Note: many people have asked if this is soap or real fudge. It's real fudge, for real eating. Though I must say... I had...

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| Sue Caplan

A credo comes together!

My own personal Credo dropped neatly into place after seeing my favorite movie Happy Feet II, which holds all the secrets to a life of happiness.  If you remember Sven, the puffin masquerading as a flying penguin, he had the following powerful words for us: “If you want it, you...

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| Outlaw Soaps

Happy Thanksgiving from Outlaws to In-laws!

On this holiest of gratitude days, we want you to know, from the heart, how much we appreciate you as our friends, customers, and family. It’s you and your undying love of our little band of Outlaws that keeps this whole shebang bangin’. This has been a year of many...

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| Danielle Vincent

Join us for Casual Fridays on Facebook for an in-depth look at the Outlaws

For the past several weeks, we've been going live on Facebook and sharing some aspect of our business. You can see previous episodes here (scroll down). This week, because we're stripped of all our power, we're going to be dialing in from parts unknown to share our experience of the...

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| Danielle Vincent

Joshua Tree Photoshoot: Success!

Last week and weekend, Russ and I (along with our photographer Arlette Thibodeau and stylist Belinda Hellyea) trekked down to Joshua Tree to go to the last Cracker Campout at Pappy & Harriet's (it's a long story... google it) and get our pictures taken. It had been a few years...

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| Danielle Vincent

Measuring What Matters

This week, I've been thinking a lot about measuring what matters. I read lots of business books, and this week's hit parade is Measure What Matters by John Doerr, so it'd be only natural for me to ponder how to measure the things that matter in our business. I also...

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| Danielle Vincent

I get by with a little help from my gang

This week, I have been hella sick... and not just for a day or two, for a whole week! 7 days of feeling lethargic, cruddy, cranky, and blerghy. (so blerghy, in fact, that you may have noticed we didn't even send a newsletter last week) We've had many phases of...

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