Project DIY: Baroque n’ Roll in the Press

Christmas just passed, but if you have a Project DIY subscription it feels like Christmas comes every month! It seems like word has gotten around about the most creative gift of the holiday season because we've seen Project DIY popping up everywhere! ELLE.com featured Project DIY in their "The Best Gifts That Keep on Giving" article, … Continue reading Project DIY: Baroque n’ Roll in the Press

DIY Street Style Inspiration

We love looking at street style photographs for DIY inspiration. M&J's Garment District location allows us to see many creative individuals on a daily basis. Although many people working in and around the garment district may not be renowned designers they are often the inspiration for many runway designs. Fashion styling is always open for interpretation. … Continue reading DIY Street Style Inspiration

Great Gatsby Inspiration

Few films have had such a powerful impact on fashion in the way that the Great Gatsby has.  The fashion sense of the roaring 20’s has influenced retailers and those counting down the days for the May 10th release. Brooks Brothers and Tiffany & Co created costumes for the films but we have been seeing … Continue reading Great Gatsby Inspiration

Prep School Street Style

Here are some of our favorite prep school-inspired street style outfits.

Editorial Inspiration

In the June 2012 issue of Elle Belgie, model Maja Krag channels a ladylike matador, showing off some incredibly detailed outfits. This "Mrs. Mariachi" editorial is making us go crazy with DIY ideas - we can't get enough of all of those embellished accents and sequined trims. But that golden bull-head necklace is by far … Continue reading Editorial Inspiration

M&J Trimming In The Media

For over 70 years M&J Trimming has carried items such as fine laces to Italian buttons.  With over 5000 sq ft of items filling the walls from ceiling to floor, many editors and producers from top magazines and network television has taken notice of the wide selections that we offer.  Within the industry, M&J Trimming … Continue reading M&J Trimming In The Media