DIY: Jute Rope Coasters

If you're lucky enough to live by the sea, you might be a fan of nautical decor. This fun and carefree theme usually involves a combination of anchor art, navy accents, and definitely elements that feature rope. This DIY is for the sailors at heart and nautically-inclined. We've created a set of coasters using jute … Continue reading DIY: Jute Rope Coasters

DIY: Nautical Wreath DIY

Memorial Day is this weekend, and that marks the unofficial start of summer! Get your home ready for the sunny days of summer with a warm summer wreath! We used a basic wreath and wrapped it with ribbon and jute to give it a fun nautical feel. Materials: Wooden flat circular wreath 1.5” Heavy Apron Tape Small … Continue reading DIY: Nautical Wreath DIY

Espadrille Flats DIY

We love the look of canvas flats for warm weather, but sometimes they need a bit of an upgrade! We took a pair of basic flats and gave them a warm-weather makeover with some jute trim and colorful appliques! What You'll Need:  1/4” Jute Braid - Dark 2 2” Bullion Beaded Appliqué Canvas Flats from … Continue reading Espadrille Flats DIY

Just About Jute

Come spring and summer we see jute popping up everywhere! In fashion and home decor it adds the perfect earthy touch. But what do we really know about this fiber that makes a resurgence every season? There's a reason why this material is so earthy and natural. It's a vegetable fiber! The strong fibrous strings of … Continue reading Just About Jute

DIY: Hanging Metal Planter

Earth Day is one of our favorite holidays because, as big fans of the DIY movement, we LOVE recycling and reusing to make chic projects while also reducing our carbon footprint.  This Earth Day we decided to use our trims to make a recycled DIY that serves a very green purpose! You'll work with a recycled … Continue reading DIY: Hanging Metal Planter

Toast the Host: DIY Jute and Lace Vase

  It's time to start thinking about hostess gifts for the holidays! Of course, we'll be DIYing all of our hostess gifts, and we've been working on one that we absolutely adore. We made use of M&J trimming's incredible selection of jute, paired it with some pretty lace, and created this lovely DIY vase. We … Continue reading Toast the Host: DIY Jute and Lace Vase

DIY Inspiration: Toast the Host

  Now that the holiday season is approaching, we're sure you'll be preparing to attend all of those seasonal events and parties. We've got the same thing on our mind, so we've been trying to brainstorm some simple DIY hostess gifts. We're loving the idea of a burlap-wrapped candle, a vase wrapped in jute, or … Continue reading DIY Inspiration: Toast the Host

DIY Bracelet by Thanks, I Made It

This bracelet is essence of summer: natural materials, a bit of sparkle, and a fresh mint color come together for some arm candy that's sure to be a new favorite. Keep reading for how it's made. Tools and Materials: 25mm herringbone trim, in mint 36mm jute braid 1/8" rhinestone trim (1/2 yard) Embroidery thread in Aqua … Continue reading DIY Bracelet by Thanks, I Made It