DIY: Stud Earrings

Studs earrings are a great way to add a simple touch to your outfit without going overboard, and with so many different nailheads and buttons, you can make a pair of earrings to go with any outfit! Here we've created three sets of stud earrings for almost any occasion. Whether you want to look preppy … Continue reading DIY: Stud Earrings

4 Ways to Embellish Summer Shorts: Neon Lights Shorts

Summer isn't hot without some neons to light up the night! We've taken a few of our favorite items to DIY with, and given a pair of white jean shorts the neon treatment. These shorts are perfect for a pool party, or a fun night out. This DIY would also look awesome with a black pair … Continue reading 4 Ways to Embellish Summer Shorts: Neon Lights Shorts

DIY: Sparkling Lace Bracelet

This season, unlike the bundled and structured styles of winter and autumn, is all about being carefree and fun! We take this to heart when it comes to stylish accessories too, so this spring don't let heavy metals weight you down! A beautiful bracelet made of lace trim and rhinestones offers just the right amount … Continue reading DIY: Sparkling Lace Bracelet

Upcycled Tee Shirt Bag DIY

How many of you have countless amounts of tee shirts lined up in your drawers? Why not transform your tee into something you've been eyeing in stores…a cute rocker chic tote, for example. Here at M&J we’re always looking for ways to amp up our clothes. Since it is Earth Day we felt it was the perfect … Continue reading Upcycled Tee Shirt Bag DIY

We’re Recycling our DIYs for Earth Day Part 1

This Earth Day we've opted to recycle something...our DIYs. The M&J blog has been around since 2008 and we've been donning out useful information, tips and tricks since then. For those of you who have just started following us enjoy these DIYs for the first time. For those who have been reading along since the … Continue reading We’re Recycling our DIYs for Earth Day Part 1

Studded Home Decor

Furniture shopping has evolved in recent years. The time where selecting a black, brown or tan couch is long behind us. Now home owners are truly looking to personalize their space. Studs are gender neutral giving off both feminine and masculine traits. Studs are edgy without being too over the top. Since studs coordinate with many … Continue reading Studded Home Decor

Blogger Highlight: Triple Max Tons

When searching the web for cool ways to use our iron-on trims, we discovered Triple Max Tons.  She has tons of cool DIY projects and even features other blogger DIY projects that she loves!  We fell in love with her site when we discovered her awesome tutorial on how to create your own nailhead headboard! … Continue reading Blogger Highlight: Triple Max Tons

Runway Inspiration

The Diesel Black Gold presentation during NYFW last week was filled with edgy inspiration!  Studded jeans, skirts, and jackets walked their runway in a very simple and cool way.  With our addiction to our iron-on nailhead trims, we now have some new ideas on how to put them to use!

New ‘4 Ways to Embellish’ Feature!

What a Fashion Week it has been!  From all the live streaming runway shows to all of the DIY inspiring streetstyle, we had so much fun!  It completely inspired our team to run around our store picking up tons of cute studding embellishments and finding our top 4 ways to use them! This is going … Continue reading New ‘4 Ways to Embellish’ Feature!

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!