Bridal Wedding Veil

By Kristin The tradition of the veil on a bride has many back-stories.  Some say it started in ancient Rome to confuse the evil spirits who may try to steal her away from the groom.  Some say it was to disguise the bride before the wedding of an arranged marriage, this way if he saw … Continue reading Bridal Wedding Veil

Celebrating Thanksgiving

There's many things to be thankful for every day of the year.  This Thanksgiving M&J Trimming is truly thankful for receiving care and support from all of our customers.  You are the one of the reason why M&J Trimming has been around for over seven decades and will continute to service you with quality merchandise for … Continue reading Celebrating Thanksgiving

Flower Girl Dress & Basket

By Kristin Using silk ribbons, it's so easy to match the flower girl's dress to the flower basket.  Rhinestone buttons can be added to give it that extra elegant finish.  This is a great idea for brides who are looking for something easy yet still beautiful for her flower girl.  You can choose silk ribbon … Continue reading Flower Girl Dress & Basket

New Cameos @ MJTRIM.com

  Have you had a chance to view the "New Product" section lately?  If not, then we'd be glad to let you know what to expect.  M&J Trimming has recently added new cameos online in various designs.  Here is just a sample.  There are many more colors of each design available.  M&J would like to … Continue reading New Cameos @ MJTRIM.com

M&J’s DIY Costumes on Martha Stewart Show

M&J Trimming's was recently featured on NBC's Martha Stewart Show on October 9th.  Kristin along with Martha embellished some hoodie's and created some fun crafty costumes.  Besides having to be careful about the candies on Halloween, parents also have to worry about the health of their children.  Especially since Halloween night is usually a little … Continue reading M&J’s DIY Costumes on Martha Stewart Show

Halloween Ribbon Candy Basket

By Eleah This week I threw together a cute little basket for handing out Halloween candy.  The supplies are simple and it only takes a few minutes to make.  Supplies: 2 yards of 63mm "Wired Night Out" wire edge ribbon 1 ½ yards of 3/8 inch grosgrain polka dot ribbon in black. basket (mine was … Continue reading Halloween Ribbon Candy Basket

A Touch of Gray (DIY Bridal Shoe Clip)

By Kristin The hottest trend it seems lately is that brides are heading towards shades of gray for the new accent color.  They are incorporating into everything ranging from the invites to the wedding dress itself!  I decided to create a simple pair of shoe clips done in this hot new shade to show how … Continue reading A Touch of Gray (DIY Bridal Shoe Clip)

Velvet Ribbon Striped Pillow

By Eleah This week I wanted to make an accent pillow with stripes but didn’t have any striped material on hand. What better solution than to make my own stripes! With the cool weather rolling in, I wanted it to be extra soft. I selected some leftover high-pile apoulstery fabric for the body of the … Continue reading Velvet Ribbon Striped Pillow

How To Use Swarovski Flatback Rhinestones

If you'd like to embellish some of your accessories with rhinestones, but you're not sure where to start, then you can try the "Rhinestone Starter Kit".  The kit includes all the items that will assist you in sparking up your cell phones, ipods, glasses and more.  We've added a video online that will help guide … Continue reading How To Use Swarovski Flatback Rhinestones