DIY: Embellished Lace Zipper Necklace

This week's DIY is quite a stunner! As we head into cooler weather, it's up to our outfits to keep us bold, bright and warm. Well we have a few of those bases covered with this statement necklace that we created using a zipper and some glamorous metallic trim. This statement necklace would look great … Continue reading DIY: Embellished Lace Zipper Necklace

DIY: Beaded Trim Pastel Clutch

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!  What You'll Need: Plain Clutch 5/8” Sequin Flower E6000 Scissors  1- Take your sequin trim and measure from the … Continue reading DIY: Beaded Trim Pastel Clutch

DIY: Mother’s Day Flower Pots

It's a fact that moms love receiving heartfelt and handmade presents from their kids, no matter what age they are! This Mother's Day make your mom something she's guaranteed to love and use in her home! No need for yarn and popsicle sticks here, this DIY uses quality materials to really make this DIY worthy of … Continue reading DIY: Mother’s Day Flower Pots

Upgrade Your LBD

The little black dress, or LBD as it is affectionately referred to, is a staple in almost every woman's closet. It's versatile, classic, and you can wear it over and over again! Sometimes though, your LBD needs a little TLC in the form of an upgrade. Check out these super simple ideas to turn your … Continue reading Upgrade Your LBD

Bohemian Chic DIY Inspiration

When looking for upcoming trends we are often inspired by our surroundings.Being located in New York City, we find there is always an abundance of style around us. One trend that has been making its way to the east coast post-Coachella is definitely the global influenced/boho trend. The vibrant colors, mixed mediums and over-the-top detail … Continue reading Bohemian Chic DIY Inspiration

DIY Beaded Camera Strap

We got such a great response to our list of the Top 5 DIY Camera Straps that we figured it was about time we made our own! We opted for a beaded trim in a Native American print, and performed our DIY magic to make it completely sturdy and usable. Follow the directions below to … Continue reading DIY Beaded Camera Strap

DIY Seed Bead and Chain Necklace

By Goldie For my first post I decided to create an easy DIY chain and seed bead necklace.  Although I choose these materials solely many other combinations can be created from the array of trims offered by M&J such as; ribbons, lace, cording, and leathers. Materials: Two different chains style: 42357G and style: 42360G (not … Continue reading DIY Seed Bead and Chain Necklace

DIY Bracelet for Mother’s Day/Prom/Evening out

By Dara Today’s project is a beaded trim bracelet.  You can make this bracelet as a gift for your mom, for yourself, for prom or a nice evening out.  It’s an easy way to accessorize in only a few minutes.  The steps are really easy and you can use the same instructions to make matching … Continue reading DIY Bracelet for Mother’s Day/Prom/Evening out

DIY Headband For New Years

By Milton   It's pretty obvious that the headbands from Gossip Girl have been inspiring girls everywhere this year.  As long the cast from the show continues with this trend, sporting these stylish headbands isn't going away anytime soon.      This week, I've decided to create a different headband using sew-on jewel trims.  They're great … Continue reading DIY Headband For New Years

Bridal Wedding Veil

By Kristin The tradition of the veil on a bride has many back-stories.  Some say it started in ancient Rome to confuse the evil spirits who may try to steal her away from the groom.  Some say it was to disguise the bride before the wedding of an arranged marriage, this way if he saw … Continue reading Bridal Wedding Veil