What’s New in October

At M&J we don't only sell buttons and ribbons. We have a wide variety of rhinestones, buckles, pins and appliques that will fit almost any DIY project. This month we introduced some flirty and feminine appliques that you'll be excited to add to your crafting supplies! Bloom throughout autumn with our beautiful 2" Chiffon Flowers! … Continue reading What’s New in October

Coachella Style Essentials

Coachella, one of the most anticipated music events of the year, is finally upon us! If you're lucky enough to be going to this desert event, congrats and we're jealous. If you love the bohemian style of the attendees, then check out these Coachella style essentials, and channel your inner hippie with these fashionable and … Continue reading Coachella Style Essentials

How to Add Florals to Your Warm-Weather Accessories

Sometimes your old accessories need a little upgrade. Make your warm-weather items bloom just in time for spring by adding fun floral trim! Flower by the Yard 1 1/4", Large Rosette by the Yard Glue flower trim to the edge of your umbrella for an easy rainy day pick-me-up! 1" Imported Sequin Floral Trim Cut … Continue reading How to Add Florals to Your Warm-Weather Accessories

Foray Into Floral Accessories

Florals are big this spring, but sometimes the best outfits embrace trends subtly. Try these floral accessories on for size if you like to test-drive trends without the commitment of an entire outfit. Spring is the most popular time for weddings, and this flower hair comb is the ideal addition to any formal hairstyle. It's … Continue reading Foray Into Floral Accessories

Spring Decor DIY Roundup

Happy first day of spring readers! The birds are chirping, the bees are buzzing, and the warm weather is beckoning you outdoors. Embrace this season with these beautiful DIYs inspired by the spirit of the season. This funky wall decor DIY from Freckled Nest is right up our alley! Check out our collection of floral … Continue reading Spring Decor DIY Roundup

Color Story: Radiant Orchid

As you may well know, Radiant Orchid was announced as Pantone's Color of the Year for 2014 this December. This cool pinky-purple has been seen on the runway in almost every iteration, and is making its way into your home in the form of throw pillows and special edition kitchen appliances. But in 2014, you're … Continue reading Color Story: Radiant Orchid

Floral Inspiration

Many designers are inspired by their surroundings. We're inspired by art, fashion and our customers. Many people come into the store for different reasons. One piece of trim may be used differently by each person that comes in. Β It's fascinating to hear everyone's visions and truly inspiring in itself. We hope we can inspire you … Continue reading Floral Inspiration

Top 5 Floral D.I.Y

Top 5 Floral D.I.Y's This week we are obsessed with floral prints. The once girly print has transitioned itself into a wearable everyday piece. Β Each of these D.I.Y Bloggers has showcased a floral project in a diverse way making these blogger our top 5 d.i.y's of the week. Click on the images for the full … Continue reading Top 5 Floral D.I.Y

Runway Roundup: DIY Inspiration From Fashion Week

The collections at Fashion Week are always a major source of DIY inspiration, as we love scouting out the upcoming trends and thinking of ways to create them ourselves. This season definitely didn't disappoint, as there were plenty of over-the-top embellishments, leather accents, and bold accessories. We rounded up a few of our favorite shows … Continue reading Runway Roundup: DIY Inspiration From Fashion Week

Editorial Inspiration

We're obsessing over the floral headpieces from this editorial in the Spring/Summer issue of Tar Magazine. They would be such a fun summer accessory, and you could easily recreate them with a bunch of flower pins and some ribbon. New DIY project, anyone?