Blogger Challenge: Trinkets in Bloom

Cathy Attix is the creator of Trinkets in Bloom, a fashion DIY blog with an eye for design and creative expression. Her DIY’s are inspired by runway fashion, street style and vintage finds. She brings more than fifteen years of fashion industry experience to her creations and a lifetime of creativity and experience to her … Continue reading Blogger Challenge: Trinkets in Bloom

Blogger Challenge: thanks, I made it

Erin Pruckno lives in Washington, DC, where she teaches by day and crafts by night. Her site, Thanks, I Made It, is a DIY style blog for encouraging creativity, sharing inspiration, and enjoying being able to say, "Thanks, I made it!" There you'll find do-it-yourself projects that range from the super simple to more complex, while … Continue reading Blogger Challenge: thanks, I made it

Blogger Challenge: Swell Mayde

After graduating from fashion school, and honing her skills through internships at Rodarte and Nike, Aimee landed her dream job and is now a working designer in Los Angeles. Constantly DIY'ing in her spare time, she created SwellMayde as a home for her readers to embrace their creativity.  It is all about finding inspiration and … Continue reading Blogger Challenge: Swell Mayde

Blogger Challenge: Studs and Pearls

Studs and Pearls is a DIY fashion blog owned by Kirsten Nunez. As a New Yorker and longtime lover of crafting, she's inspired by everything from music to food to nature. She is currently working on publishing her first DIY fashion book. Chunky Chain Necklace and Rhinestone Hair Tie Contrary to what most people may … Continue reading Blogger Challenge: Studs and Pearls

Blogger Challenge: Smart N Snazzy

Hi!  I’m Lia.  My real name is Amalia which rhymes with Mama Mia and not Somalia.  This is why I go by Lia.  I’m a single mom of 2 amazing kids who are 8 and 11.  I recently lost my job and am trying to blog full time now while looking for my next endeavor.  You know how … Continue reading Blogger Challenge: Smart N Snazzy

Blogger Challenge: Glitter ‘N Glue

Kristen Turner: A Southern Belle living the champagne life on a beer budget, Kristen created her blog Glitter 'N Glue in 2010 to give readers a creative way to craft the looks for less. Glitter 'N Glue is a collection of weekly fashion and decor do-it-yourself project tutorials and videos. METALLIC GOLD CORD WRAPPED VASE … Continue reading Blogger Challenge: Glitter ‘N Glue

Blogger Challenge: Chic Steals

Carly J. Cais has been a DIY'er from the moment she strung macaroni on yarn to make necklaces at age 3. Completely self-taught, she produced a short-lived clothing and jewelry line, RIVETED, in 2007, and founded her DIY and fashion blog Chic Steals in 2008. She loves sharing ideas and how-to's for making one's own … Continue reading Blogger Challenge: Chic Steals

Introducing Our M&J Blogger Challenge Participants!

We are very glad to announce our Third Annual M&J Blogger Challenge! We will be posting each blogger's DIY posts throughout the week...Stay tuned and enjoy! Carly J. Cais has been a DIY'er from the moment she strung macaroni on yarn to make necklaces at age 3. Completely self-taught, she produced a short-lived clothing and … Continue reading Introducing Our M&J Blogger Challenge Participants!

Runway DIY Blogger of the Month- September!

M&J has always been my go-to source for supplies and inspiration, so being asked to be September's Blogger of the Month was so flattering and exciting! When I was very young, my great-aunt gave me a beautiful box full of gorgeous silk ribbons for my birthday. I was only about 6 at the time, but I … Continue reading Runway DIY Blogger of the Month- September!

Studs and Pearls Blogger of the Month – May!

I had so much fun creating these projects with the surprise box that M&J Trimming sent me. There's a lot of variety within these 6 projects, so I hope you're inspired to try out at least one of them! Enjoy, and Happy DIY'ing! _____________________ Project 1: Multi-Finger ring Multi-finger rings have been spotted everywhere lately. … Continue reading Studs and Pearls Blogger of the Month – May!