Articles by Alicia Parsons (Akimbo)

Paper is one of the easiest elements to DIY at your wedding: it’s cheap, it’s simple to work with and it comes in colours and patterns to suit any scheme.Today we’re going to make adorable pinwheels. Ready?Tip: Buy double-sided scrapbooking paper for the full effect.1. Cut your scrapbooking paper into four squares using the craft […]

Are you ready for one last modern geometric tutorial to finish off the series?These diy place card holders are easy to make and so much cheaper than buying little metal holders.1. Cut modelling clay into even pieces and roll into balls (they should be roughly the size of a golf ball).2. Using a sharp knife, […]

Paper is great but why not go three-dimensional for your table signage?Here’s how to make these nail & thread timber table numbers (don’t worry, it’s not as hard as it looks).Before you start, print out your numbers onto plain paper, in a size that will fit your timber. Make sure you choose a really bold, […]