Floral Sweater D.I.Y

Upon seeing Oscar De La Renta's Spring 2013 collection, we were in awe.  The floral embellishments had been kicked into high gear leaving us with waves of excitement. Clearly we were left with no choice but to recreate an affordable but just as fabulous piece using M&J products. INSPIRATION: Oscar De La Renta Spring 2013 RTW SUPPLIES: Crew … Continue reading Floral Sweater D.I.Y

Floral Runway Inspiration

Floral Prints have been a key feature on the runway. The nature infused trend has been revamped in a major way. Designers have been using various mediums such as fur, lace, beads, fabric  and appliques to incorporate these patterns. Below are some of our favorite floral runway pieces that give us the urge to create … Continue reading Floral Runway Inspiration

Blogger Highlight:Trinkets in Bloom

Here at M&J we are obsessed with emerald jewelry.  While browsing possible D.I.Y projects we came across a stunning bracelet created by Trinkets in Bloom. By using rhinestone trim, chain, and scissors featured at M&J this bracelet is sure to make heads turn. Check out the M&J Trimming's site for all of your emerald needs!

Honestly WTF’s DIY Jeweled Beanie

Winter in NYC is not over so we've been looking for creative ways to add style to our wardrobe while still wearing the same coats, hats, scarves and gloves.  Not only are statement necklaces a great way to do this but so are jeweled winter accessories!  The girls over at Honestly WTF created a beautiful … Continue reading Honestly WTF’s DIY Jeweled Beanie

Meredith & The New Yorkie’s DIY Statement Necklace

We have been inspired to create statement necklaces all week with our great assortment of chains, cords, and rhinestone trims.  And we are not the only ones!  Over at Meredith & Gwyneth, the New Yorkie, they created a DIY statement necklace using some of our supplies.  It looks amazing and is very simple to make, … Continue reading Meredith & The New Yorkie’s DIY Statement Necklace

Top 5 DIY Statement Necklaces

We love a great standout piece of jewelry.  During the winter, a great way to add style to your layers is adding a great statement necklace over everything.  These statement necklaces are a great way to add some glitz and creativity to your everyday wardrobe! In Honor of Design Elizabeth Banks taylor & DEMOLISH Honestly … Continue reading Top 5 DIY Statement Necklaces

DIY Punk Statement Necklace

After all the inspirational DIY statement necklaces we found on the web and during NYFW, we decided it was time to make one of our own!  A little glue and glitz really does go a long way! Supplies 2 ft of chain 1 ft of 5mm rhinestone trim 1 ft of 1/8" sapphire rhinestone trim … Continue reading DIY Punk Statement Necklace

DIY Inspiration: Statement Necklaces

We have a deep love for DIY necklaces here at M&J Trimming. The more chains, studs, and rhinestones, the better. With a large assortment of these products in our store, it's only natural that we want to make our own! 1,2,3,4

DIY Inspiration: NYFW Statement Accessories

Nothing makes a bolder statement than a statement accessory against a classic yet modern outfit.  There were so many standout pieces that were worn during NYFW that we are still thinking about them a week later!  We love all of the cool pieces below!  Which are your favorites? 1,2,3,4,5

Top 5 Studded Trim DIYs

All week we've been ranting and raving about all of our new studded iron-on trims.  They make studding so easy - simply cut and paste! The DIYs below are definitely ones that we want to recreate! DIY Studded Trim Cell Case via I Spy DIY DIY Studded Trim Vase via West Elm & P.S. I Made … Continue reading Top 5 Studded Trim DIYs