DIY: Metallic Chain Cuff

If you're in need of a flashy statement accessory that will get you through the holiday season, from holiday party to New Year's Eve, look no further than this DIY! This metallic chain cuff is just the piece you need to grab the spotlight without looking overdone. We used our flat snake chain to adorn … Continue reading DIY: Metallic Chain Cuff

Trend Alert: Modern Metallics

This spring metallics took over the runways! From copper to silver, each striking shade showed up in a different style. See some of our favorite runway iterations of this dazzling trend below! This silver dress from Versace looks as slick and slinky as a mermaid tail! This gorgeous dress highlights the versatility of the this trend. Metallics … Continue reading Trend Alert: Modern Metallics

Project DIY: Joan of Arc Inspiration

Chain mail, bold details, mixed metals, and an overall tough-girl feel are the elements which inspired us to center Project DIY's November collection around the famous fighter, Joan of Arc. If you haven't seen the Project DIY Joan of Arc collection featuring this famed heroine, take a look! Although Joan of Arc led thousands of men … Continue reading Project DIY: Joan of Arc Inspiration

DIY: Button Necklace

We may be in the minority here, but we love cold weather! There is nothing better than curling up in a sweater while sipping hot cocoa. But bundling up in layers makes it pretty hard to show off those dainty jewelry pieces that were so popular in the summer. And forget about wearing any cute … Continue reading DIY: Button Necklace

Project DIY: Introducing Joan of Arc

Every month we make it a point to bring you the most cutting-edge and trendy collections, and we work with our designers to produce top-quality projects using only the best materials. November's collection was inspired by a tough girl whose story (and style) stands the test of time. We're talking about the one and only … Continue reading Project DIY: Introducing Joan of Arc

Chains on the Runway

Many runway shows are very intimidating. There's a fierce model walking down with a well calculated soundtrack matching each step. We often overlook the details of each piece. While examining some of the recent runway looks, we came across M&J-like trims that resemble the most coveted pieces. Nina Ricci 20MM Braid With Chain Velvet Ribbon Ralph … Continue reading Chains on the Runway

DIY Metallic Collar

We've whipped up collar DIYs before, like our lace collar, but lately we've been lusting after a more futuristic look. After spotting some silver faux leather in our store, we knew it would be perfect for a sleek, simple metallic collar. And we're really loving the industrial look of the metal closure. Follow our instructions below … Continue reading DIY Metallic Collar

Inspirational Handbag Embellishments!

By Blerona The Handbag Collective Pop-Up on Friday, August 19th was a spectacular event. M&J Trimming was excited to be part of the seminar, educating new designers on how to create their best handbag with M&J Trimmings. And for those who couldn't make it, I thought I would  send some inspiration your way! When you … Continue reading Inspirational Handbag Embellishments!