You’ve probaby worked out by now that I did a lot of crafting for our wedding. To save you from hunting through the archives, I’ve compiled a nifty little long post summing up all the projects. Accessories   Fabric butonnoiere * Beribboned bridesmaids’ fans * Bridesmaids’ cameo jewellery boxes Decorations Book ring...
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...
This post has been a very long time coming – over a year, in fact. I’m super excited that the day has finally come that I can say our wedding has been published! WEEEEEEEE!!!! It’s in the fab Australian magazine Real Weddings – in...
Boy do I have a treat for you today! As I allued to on Monday, I was recently approached by Mary & Gabrielle Events to create some stationery for a wedding inspiration shoot by White Wall Photography for The Lane. Enjoy the glorious dreamy photos… Isn’t that last shot...
I was recently asked to contribute the stationery for an incredible collaboration (as you may already know if you follow Akimbo on Facebook or Twitter). I’ll discuss that in all its amazing detail on Wednesday, but for now I’m thrilled to reveal...
When I was a graphic design graduate a few years ago, the single hardest thing to get my head around was the ins and outs of printing. Of course I’m on top of it now but I still remember...
Must-have free printables to match the movie theme Flick collection that I posted about yesterday. Simply download, print onto adhesive-back paper and trim to size. They’re perfect for a glam Hollywood theme wedding, or use them for an Oscars Party on the...
I hope you’re in the mood for a sugar hit because I have a whole lot of sweet for you today, with this cute-as-a-button bridal shower. The best part is it’s all totally doable: there’s nothing too challenging in...
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...