Best Of 2011

BEST NEW SOAP STAR: Cleanse Apothecary

Just past The Refinery on Florida Avenue you’ll find a fragrant oasis of cleanliness. Cool slate blue walls and spare but comforting decor make you feel like you’re ready for bath time. On sale are aesthetically refined soaps, candles, cleaning products and gift items, plus chemical-free Caldrea Aromatherapeutic Homekeeping products. 5127 N. Florida Ave., Tampa. 813-374-0305. cleanseapothecary.blogspot.com.