Velvet Inspiration

Throughout history velvet has always been associated with nobility. Not only was this remarkable fabric historically made with silk, its creation was labor intensive. No wonder it was reserved for royalty! Luckily, there are now easy and cost-effective ways to make velvet, so buying something made of velvet won't cost you the Crown Jewels! Every … Continue reading Velvet Inspiration

Ribbon & Wrapping Roundup

Christmas is almost upon us, which means many homes are about to be taken over by scraps of wrapping paper and knotted trim! Although there are a select number of individuals who have a natural ability in the wrapping arts, most of us are left to fend for ourselves against the growing heaps of gift … Continue reading Ribbon & Wrapping Roundup

The No-Sew Holiday Headband DIY

With the holidays quickly approaching, many of us are scrambling to put together some festive and stylish outfits. This season is all about adding a bling to your outfit, and Project DIY designer, Michelle Levy, knows all about the sparkle of the holidays. For the holiday Project DIY collection centered around the theme of Baroque … Continue reading The No-Sew Holiday Headband DIY

DIY: Holiday Ribbon Tree

Looking for an elegant way to decorate your mantel? These ribbon trees are just the ticket, and the best part is that they are so simple to make that you almost feel guilty. Almost. Find out how to make them below! Large Tree What You'll Need: 40mm Imported Double Face Satin Ruffled Edging #33567 (Cream) … Continue reading DIY: Holiday Ribbon Tree

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: Metallic Lace Napkin Rings

We're heading into party season people! If you're stuck on what to get the host of your next party, what about some one-of-a-kind napkin rings? Here are two ways to spruce them up, and personalize them for your gracious host! Silver Spark First we have a beautiful silver napkin ring featuring a bold button accent! … Continue reading DIY: Metallic Lace Napkin Rings

Top 3 Ribbon DIY Bracelets

Ribbons can be used for many purposes. Due to the many types of ribbons there are many ways they can be used. We've dedicated this post to some of our favorite ribbon bracelet tutorials. Inspiration & Realisation uses silk ribbon and charms to create a wrapped charm bracelet. This bracelet is perfect for those summer … Continue reading Top 3 Ribbon DIY Bracelets

Chain Headband DIY

We combined two of our favorite things (our neon ribbon and our over sized acrylic chain) to create an amazing headpiece that will get you noticed. Our 4 Ways Music Festivals DIY Feature wouldn't be complete without an ode to the 70's. SUPPLIES: 3/8” Imported Chromspun Grosgrain in Neon Green 1 ¼” Large Acrylic Chain in Rust … Continue reading Chain Headband DIY

Top 5 DIY Interior Decor Projects

M&J has an extensive home decor section. We pride ourselves on our selection of rhinestones, fringe, ribbon, cords, cordedge, and tassels. Each of our trims can transform your home from winter to spring. We understand that every detail is keen when adding an element of style and sophistication. Here are five of our top interior … Continue reading Top 5 DIY Interior Decor Projects

Top 5 Ribbon DIYs

After creating our DIY Ribbon Flowers yesterday, we quickly realized how versatile ribbons could be for DIYs.  From hair accessories to home decor projects like the ones below, we love the polished look that ribbons add to craft projects.  Make sure to check out our Valentine's Day inspired section on our website for all of … Continue reading Top 5 Ribbon DIYs