Tulle Skirt Inspiration

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As it turns out, according to Google, tulle skirts are one of the hottest things in fashion, and we can see why people love them! Not only are they fancy and feminine, they’re also relatively easy to DIY. Although they’re definitely attention-grabbing, tulle midi skirts aren’t a hard piece to pull off if paired with confidence! Here are some of our favorite ways to style them.2e48160f7e4f4f6dbc336d7343af84f9

 

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DIY Keychain Roundup

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If you’ve ever accidentally mixed up your keys with someone else’s, if you find yourself struggling to find your keys at the bottom of a big tote bag, you’re in need of a key chain. Key chains are the perfect DIY because they are small, can use a number of different materials, and don’t take very long to make!
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12105868654_4809f3fd9b_bGuard your precious keys with these fearsome painted beast keychains!

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Give your Jenga pieces new life by making them into Mod Podged map piece keychains!

Spring Floral Inspiration

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We’re smack dab in the middle of spring, and to celebrate we’re gathering some of the most fabulous florals to inspire your weekend, whether you’re DIYing or just plain relaxing! There’s something about a new spring bloom that can evoke feelings of fresh renewal after a cold winter, and we’ll take all the defrosting we can get!cd81fba797b07bc12f1f813014e129eb

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New Products at M&J Trimming

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M&J Trimming is excited to announce that we’ve begun carrying a range of new products exclusively in the store! We’re always looking to give our customers the best trimmings, appliques and notions to make their projects and DIYs unique, but the items we’ve added are going to take their crafting game to the next level. DSC_0598You loved our pom poms this year, so it was only logical to add more! We’ve added pom poms in almost every color and size, and the best part? They’re 15% off!

DSC_0600One of the easiest ways to embellish a piece is by adding an applique! We have fun and funky appliques with stones, beads and more starting at just $2!

DSC_0602If you’re dying to dye, check out our upgraded tie-dye area! It has everything you need to add some color to your style.

DSC_0603 DSC_0604After you find the perfect ribbon to wrap your presents, you’ll need a little tag! Complete your perfect gift with our selection of tags, wrapping paper and even confetti.

DSC_0606Make your desk pop with our new selection of Poppin stationery supplies.

DSC_0607Our fantastic tassels are now packaged together in sets,  making them perfect for pillow corners!

DSC_0609These patches and canvas backpacks are a match made in heaven. From hippie-chic to totally 90s, you’re sure to find a patch for whatever style you’re going for!

Perfect Planter DIY Roundup

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In honor of Earth Day, we wanted to help make the planet a little more green. What better way to add a little green to your space than by adding a planter full of beautiful greenery? These DIY planters are the ticket to inspiring that green thumb in all of us.

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DIY: Beaded Trim Pastel Clutch

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Looking for the perfect accessory for that party this spring? Make a basic clutch bloom with a little floral beaded trim! This pastel purse is great for a garden wedding, bridal shower, or any garden party! DSC_0290

What You’ll Need:

Plain Clutch

5/8” Sequin Flower

E6000

Scissors

 DSC_02931- Take your sequin trim and measure from the end of one side of the clutch to the other. Cut to size.

DSC_0300 2- Glue trim down.

DSC_03023- Add around row of trim above the one you just glued down. Glue down and let dry.

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Coachella Fashion Inspiration

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The season’s biggest festival, Coachella, just ended, but it has definitely set the tone and trends for upcoming music festivals! The event usually brings out the best in bohemian fashion, and it seems like the free-spirited style is only heightened each year. This year we saw no shortage of fringe, crop tops and intricate accessories. Here are some of our favorite looks from this year! 54ac5a25be12c_-_elle-00-street-style-coachella-opener-h-elh

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Pastel Accessory Inspiration

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Pretty pastels are usually a hallmark style of the season. The soft shades mimic the beautiful colors of spring, and from mint to peach there’s almost always a pastel that can make its way into your closet. If these hues just aren’t your thing for an all-over outfit, add a pop of pastels by way of accessories. Whether with a pair of baby blue shoes or a lavender clutch, you can channel spring in your style!
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Outdoor Activities DIY Roundup

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The weekend is coming up and the sun is finally shining, which means that we’re finally able to enjoy the outdoors! Add some fun to the sun with these outdoor DIY games that are cute, crafty and entertaining for the whole family! They also make great activities for parties or weddings.
Rainbow-Paver-Hopscotch-Hop-ScotchHop the day away with this rainbow hopscotch board made from paving stones!

Checker-Game-Table-05376-1Play some classic board games, and then have a delicious dinner outdoors with the flip of a table tile with the outdoor checkers table!

DIY Lawn Game, Iron & Twine, Glidden PaintRevive an old classic game on the lawn with these bright and colorful lawn dominoes!

 

mackie-climbing-header-picUse your shed to create an epic rock wall for little ones!

 

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