Going Tribal: DIY Mix Media Fringe Necklace

By: Roseann I am excited to see the tribal trend taking off this summer.  The look is comprised of bold graphic prints paired with warm tones and natural accents.  This can be a tricky look to pull off, so couple of tips.  When mixing patterns and textures, be sure each piece has one or two … Continue reading Going Tribal: DIY Mix Media Fringe Necklace

DIY Zipper Belt

By Roseann Hope you guys are enjoying this beautiful weather, I know I am! Today I would like to show you a very simple DIY project that will give any outfit a bit of edge, a creative and chic Zipper Belt. For the list of materials check out our DIY Page  

Create Your Own Charmed Bracelet

By Goldie I would like to share with you an idea so you can create your own charmed bracelet using buttons as your charms. I used: 1 button of each style number 27854,  24361, 31325,  23619, 21707, 21815, 21906, 21688, 28916, ¼ a yard of gold metal chain 91700299 Stretch magic elastic 1 clasp and 2 … Continue reading Create Your Own Charmed Bracelet

Fun Sequin Flower Headband

By Kristin M&J is constantly getting in new items and I have fallen in love with this new sequin trim.  It’s a gorgeous scalloped edge trim on a netting.  There are so many uses for this trim and a headband is an easy one.  One of the girls who work on the floor took the gold … Continue reading Fun Sequin Flower Headband

Chain and Feather Tassel Necklace

By: Roseann Chains, Chains, Chains, they seem to be every where this season and I think they are going to be hanging around through Spring and Summer 2010 as well.  Chain necklaces are nothing new, but these days designers are putting an interesting twist on the trend by the unique mixing of materials and colors.  … Continue reading Chain and Feather Tassel Necklace

Add a Little Shine to Your Winter Cover

By Roseann   With winter in full swing we are all bundled up.  I happen to be a big fan of the layered look, but sometimes our layers need a bit of pizzazz.   Fortunately M&J offers enough bling at the right cost, so you can bedazzle any of your outerwear.  Some ideas may include adding … Continue reading Add a Little Shine to Your Winter Cover

Fabricate Your Own Leather and Spike Cuff

by Goldie I would like to share with you a quick and simple way to create your own edgy cuff. I used two of my favorite items to create this cuff, leather and nail heads. I used: ¼  yard of 81503 Gun Metal/ Ivory (to order please call 1-800-9-mjtrim) one package of Spike Nailheads Sew … Continue reading Fabricate Your Own Leather and Spike Cuff

Designer Inspired Floral Headpiece

By: Roseann and Goldie   Christophe Coppens is one of my favorite designers.  His designs are some of the most unique out there and at times a bit preternatural.  However out of this world his looks may be,  drawing inspiration from his costume like designs we can create fun accessories that work in our daily … Continue reading Designer Inspired Floral Headpiece

DIY: Leather Studded Wrap Bracelet

By Blerona, Leather and nailheads are all the rage this season, and I don’t think there going anywhere next season either. Join the fun by making your own leather studded bracelet, its just three easy steps to becoming part of a massive fashion trend. I had some braided leather cord, and left over nailheads lying … Continue reading DIY: Leather Studded Wrap Bracelet

Glass Jewel Embellished Braided Bib Necklace

By Roseann It seems that the fashion world can’t get enough of the statement necklace.  The great thing about these pieces is their versatility; they can be worn day or night and can really add personality to a plain T shirt and jeans.   I am thrilled with how this one turned out.  The braiding adds … Continue reading Glass Jewel Embellished Braided Bib Necklace