Gossip Girl (Serena’s Ribbon Headband)

By Milton In Gossip Girl's "Summer, Kind of WOnderful" episode for the second season, Serena van der Woodsen wore a silver ribbon as a headband to the white party.  One option to get this look is by using a metallic silver mesh ribbon.  I used about 5 yards and just wrapped multiple layers and then tied … Continue reading Gossip Girl (Serena’s Ribbon Headband)

Beaded Sequin Fringe Table Cloth

By Eleah   Table looking a little drab?  Fancy it up with a tablecloth!  This week I wanted to spruce up a little a night stand with a tablecloth and fringe.  It's a quick project and requires no sewing!  Supplies: Measure the surface of the table you would like to cover and add 5 inches … Continue reading Beaded Sequin Fringe Table Cloth

Mother’s Velvet Ribbon Wedding Corsage

By Kristin       The mothers of the bride and groom are just as important as the couple, if it wasn't for them, you probably wouldn't be the person you are today.  Why not give your mom something she will be able to use again?  Corsages are a great way to get crafty.  I made … Continue reading Mother’s Velvet Ribbon Wedding Corsage

Ribbon Beaded Necklace

By Milton Fall is around the corner and with a new season, some changes in our wardrobe are required. As I said before, sometimes spending money in a new wardrobe is not necessary. With some creativity you can transform pieces you already own or create new ones and accessories are one of the easiest. An … Continue reading Ribbon Beaded Necklace

Braided Trim & Grosgrain Ribbon in Country Living Magazine

  M&J Trimming was featured in the September issue of Country Living magazine.  You can find us on page 22.  Our braided trim and chromspun grosgrain ribbon was used to embellish a decorative pillow.  You can also accessorize your pillows just by adding ribbons and trims.

Do-It-Yourself Button Bouquet

By Dara As some of you may know, M&J Trimming is like a candy store for the creative mind.  Every time I'm in the 5,000 sq ft showroom, I feel as though it is neccessary that I create something.  So after browsing around the button section, my little hands got right to work.  I decided to … Continue reading Do-It-Yourself Button Bouquet

Fall Sewing Buttons

It's that time of year again.  What time you may ask?  It's time to pack up your summer clothes and bring out those coats and jackets.  Fall is just around the corner.  Matter of fact it's on the 22nd of September.  Which is not too long after NYC's fasthion week.  If you're considering a make-over for … Continue reading Fall Sewing Buttons

Do-It-Yourself Bridal Package (Customize Your Own Hot-fix Rhinestone Motif)

By Kristin   This weekend I'm throwing a surprise engagement party for 2 of my very good friends.  I decided to make each of the brides a tote bag filled with supplies that will help them plan their big day.  Since I wanted to make something they could use after the wedding, for trips to … Continue reading Do-It-Yourself Bridal Package (Customize Your Own Hot-fix Rhinestone Motif)

Photos of M&J Trimming’s NYC Location

[rockyou id=121190612&w=450&h=338] M&J Trimming1008 Sixth AvenueNew York, NY 10018 Nearby Subway Stops B, D, F, N, Q, R, V, W At 34th St. - Herald Square   For those who were curious about M&J Trimming's location, we hope these photos would help.  M&J Trimming is conveniently located in the garment district.  Which is steps away from … Continue reading Photos of M&J Trimming’s NYC Location

How To Apply Hot-fix Rhinestones Using The Hot-Fixer Setter

There are a couple of ways to apply Swarovski rhinestones onto garments, accessories and projects.  One of the most simpliest way is by using the Hot-Fixer Setter.  The setter comes in very handy when you choose to use Swarovski hot-fix rhinestones, which already has adhesive on the back.  The setter comes with 7 interchangeable application … Continue reading How To Apply Hot-fix Rhinestones Using The Hot-Fixer Setter