Articles by Alicia Parsons (Akimbo)

Greetings, Dotettes!Today’s project is a tad less illustrative as usual (some of my photos went AWOL on me) but I promise it’s still easy to follow.To make these bark vases you will need: PVC pipe (from the plumbing section of your local hardware store) Caps for the PVC pipe (you will need one for each […]

Have we got any bridesmaids lurking on Polka Dot Bride? I thought so. This one’s for you.Today’s post is a step-by-step guide to throwing a gorgeous cocktail-themed hen’s night for your bestie. This is a hen’s party with class though, no male genital shaped straws here.The invitationsIt’s a special occasion so forget the Facebook invitation […]

It’s Thursday which can only mean one thing: it’s craft time!These fabric rosette pins are a really versatile project: give them out to the bridal party, your parents, the ushers… or, if you’re really keen, you can give them to all of your guests like this couple did! You might like to play around with […]