Akimbo Regency cards

Regency collection

I’ve been working on this latest collection for some time so I am pleased to announce its release at long last. Regency is inspired by the intricate illustrations and refined engraved type of the 19th century with bright colours and colloquial wording...
I had actually not planned on doing any Christmas cards in my first year in business because I wanted to focus on developing Akimbo’s general range before adding any special seasonal collections. However that all changed when I was invited by...
Two things you need to know about my mum: 1. She hates being the centre of attention. 2. She has a sweet tooth So with a significant birthday on the horizon, the family knew she would never suggest a party, and...
Happy Monday - Intention not habit

Happy Monday

Greeting card by illustrator Amy Rubin Flett of Pinwheel Designs.  
I was recently invited by Houzz to be a part of their bloggers’ Christmas entertaining competition. Talk about flattering. Once I got over the flattery, though, I realised I had a week to pull together everything to transform our small living space...
Since I was not at home for virtually all of January, everything is rolling around so much faster! I mean, Valentine’s Day, really? Where did that come from? But the 14th is certainly fast approaching so it’s time to get ready. If...
Hands up who keeps greeting cards they receive? I definitely don’t keep them all (ugh, clutter!) but I do keep cards that have particularly sentimental messages, great design, were handmade or were for extra special occasions. This card, made by a...