Hide Things in a Bar of Soap - Entry for Hidden Spaces Contest

Items Needed:

- A bar of Soap
- Item to hide like USB Drive or small things
- Cling Film
- A spoon
- A knife
- A hair Dryer
- Glue
- Workshop near a wash basin


- Wrap up your item in lots of cling film, as it might get wet (Hopefully never)
CAUTION - We shall be making the the soap wet so make sure your item is water proof

-Dig a trench in your soap bar using a spoon or a knife and keep the shavings.Mash them into smaller pieces
-Bury your item inside the soap bar.
-Fill up the remaining cavity of the soap bar with the shavings.
-Make the soap wet by putting some water over it.
-Using a dryer and a spoon smooth-en the soap bar as best as you can(perfection difficult for me)
- if needed, make it wet again and compress dry it again
-After it looks satisfactorily normal and totally dried put it back in its packing.
-Glue the package back and keep it safely inside your dresser or toilet kit

For extracting the item, dont have a bath with it :) , use a knife or the end of a spoon.
For remembering which soap bar it was, glue the packing as tightly as you can so that wrestling it might help you remember
and try to use a different brand of soap so that you remember this was the itemized soap bar.

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    8 Discussions

    I'm sorry, I didn't see your comment right away, because it got mixed up in my list of comments. Sorry about that! Anyway, I was thinking of you using the least transparent soap possible, then put the spider in the hole. Then, because the soap is not transparent, put a super thin layer of soap on to cover the hole. That way, the victim only has to wash once or twice!


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    the types of scary toys like prank most easily found , are made of plastic. one run across the cheek or skin might make it's tentacles give a nasty cut or a red line at least. that's what I think,lemme know how u do it.also UV given me a great idea to literally scare the sh** out of someone. instructable coming soon.easy and scary too :

    I really don't think about that,super sweet idea,just wrap up the toy nicely as any edges would hurt the child's soft skin. only disadvantage is,as soon as the kid gets a hint of the surprise toy inside,ur soap is torn to pieces.just hold the large pieces in ur hand and make a fist under running water. you'll get a lumpy ball of soap,called it luxury designer handmade century soap then :)

    So sorry for the delay in replying, was travelling.

    Thanks for the prank idea , dint think of that , but you would need fast dissolving soap for the spider to show through in one wash.

    I can imagine having a nice soapy bath , and feeling spider legs on my skin.

    It would be an awesome prank !!!! :) except who ever uses it would definitely decide to sue the soap manufacturer , hahaha