Washi 1

Giant washi tape

I’m off galivanting around the world for a few weeks so I have lined up some some talented ladies to hold the fort while I’m gone. Hope you enjoy! + + + + + I’ve been lucky enough to work (and...
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...
Happy Monday - Intention not habit

Happy Monday

Greeting card by illustrator Amy Rubin Flett of Pinwheel Designs.  
I used my business card to illustrate my very first post. I wouldn’t normally advocate DIYing your business cards, but at the time I launched Akimbo I was only a few months away from getting married so I didn’t want to go...
Hello! Yesterday I shared with you the thank you notes that we sent out to our wedding guests. Today I’m giving away the little thank you tags so you can add to your own packages. It doesn’t have to be a...
A bride’s work is never done, it seems. Even four months after the wedding, I’m embarrassed to admit we still haven’t finished sending out our thank you notes. Although I hasten to add it’s not entirely our fault. Since the gallery where...
The thank you note is one of those things that doesn’t get a lot of airtime in wedding discussions. It’s not as exciting as having your invitations printed, not as fun as opening presents and as soon as the...
Akimbo printable calendar 2011

Free 2011 calendar

Download it, print it, cut it, stick it!  
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...