DIY: Floral Medallion Chain Belt

Do you enjoy jewelry making? If so, you'll sure love this DIY project we "chained" up for all you to try out. This week's DIY project is a gorgeous Floral Medallion Chain Belt. We took three of our favorite chains (do not hesitate to add more) and made this awesome chain belt that can be … Continue reading DIY: Floral Medallion Chain Belt

Nail Art DIY Roundup

If you've ever wanted to imbue more personality into your outfit without going the accessory route, why not accessorize with your digits? We've compiled a list of some of our favorite nail art DIYs that are sure to add flavor to any outfit, and are perfect for a night of pampering. This designer-inspired DIY comes in … Continue reading Nail Art DIY Roundup

DIY: Nautical Knot Necklace

We've been going nuts over knots the last few days, and we've finally decided to do something about it! We wanted a nautical-inspired accessory that could add a little class to any outfit, while also looking casual and simple. We created a knotted necklace using twist cord and tape in red and navy, but you can … Continue reading DIY: Nautical Knot Necklace

Adventures of the M&J Intern: Interview with Saralee

For my second adventure at M&J’s creative department, I got to sit with Saralee Gordon, M&J Trimming’s graphic designer. She is the woman behind the website graphics, the promotions and everything in between. Without her, customers would not receive the awesomely designed weekly emails and the website would not look as fun and inviting as … Continue reading Adventures of the M&J Intern: Interview with Saralee

M&J Trimming Goes Abroad

M&J Trimming is going across the pond, over the river, through the woods! Well, sort of. We're going to be offering our international customers something to make their M&J Trimming shopping experience much easier. Hundreds of people walk through our story every day, and many of them are visiting from all over the world! We … Continue reading M&J Trimming Goes Abroad

DIY Roundup: Autumn Decor

While we love decorating for Halloween, all good things must come to an end, even a roll of fabulous vintage jacquard ribbon. Now that the holiday is over, it's time to replace some of those ghoulish gourds and creepy creations with bright and warm fall decor. Here are a few of our favorite DIYs for … Continue reading DIY Roundup: Autumn Decor

DIY Roundup: We Love Lace

Lace has this fantastic way of making anything it touches instantly lovely and feminine. Lace is often used in the DIY world because of its versatility and ease of use. Here are a few of our favorite ways to use this delicate trim in both fashion and home decor! Cut Short Save this DIY for … Continue reading DIY Roundup: We Love Lace

DIY: Punk Spike Bracelet

It’s been two months since we launched Project DIY, and we can't get over how incredibly creative our subscribers are!  As some of you may have noticed, our October Project DIY box has more edge than September's box. That’s because for October we’re embracing the Punk Revival vibe! The DIY below was a finalist for … Continue reading DIY: Punk Spike Bracelet

Behind the Scenes: Papillon

People know M&J because of our amazingly colorful storefront filled with trims of all shapes and sizes. More and more people know about our subscription DIY box, Project DIY. But there is one area of M&J Trimming that most people aren't privy to. This section of M&J is a magical place filled with unicorns, pandas, … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Papillon

DIY: Under the Sea Tank

We love to dye at M&J. It's always an experiment because the medium has a mind of its own! We embraced that free-flowing spirit with this next DIY, a tank top worthy of any mermaid under the sea. What You'll Need: 20mm Paillettes with Hole on Top #13623 Teal RIT Dye E-6000 White tank top Big … Continue reading DIY: Under the Sea Tank