You’re Cordially Invite To The Wedding Showcase!

Are you going to be in New York City in March and April?  Well, then mark your calendar and visit us at New York City's most luxurious Wedding Salon and the New York Weddings Showcase.  It'll be an event you'll definitely find enjoyable especially if when you're in the process of planning a wedding.  Wedding … Continue reading You’re Cordially Invite To The Wedding Showcase!

\Magnetic Save The Date Cards!

By Kristin You just got engaged, congratulations!  Now time for some fun and planning your big day, but not before picking the date.  Once you have your special day picked out, make sure your guests will know far enough in advance to save the date.  Save the date cards are important to remind your guests … Continue reading \Magnetic Save The Date Cards!

DIY Bridesmaid’s Dress

By Kristin As many of my loyal blog readers can tell, I’m a pretty crafty person. Some of you may not know I’m an avid seamstress too. For this week’s blog I decided to make a Bridesmaid’s dress and embellish it with items from M&J. Granted, my best friend isn’t using purple in her wedding.   My … Continue reading DIY Bridesmaid’s Dress

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

Unity Candles

By Kristin   My husband and I were originally not going to use unity candles, but I thought it would be a nice thing to incorporate into our short ceremony.  Unity candles are used to represent the love of the two families for the Bride and Groom coming together as one happy family.  Usually there … Continue reading Unity Candles

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

Cake Jewelry

By Kristin   Cake jewelry is a popular item that Brides call me for daily.  Although M&J Trimming don't sell premade cake jewelry, you can easily use M&J products to create your own custom look.  When I was browsing through M&J for ideas for the blog, I noticed these gorgeous crystal spray and pearl sprays.  I … Continue reading Cake Jewelry

M&J Trimming Featured In Martha Stewart Wedding Fall 2008

  Silk flower and midori ribbon featured in Martha Stewart Wedding Fall 2008 Silk Rose (Left):  Sea Foam #31907 Silk Rose (Right):  Sage Green #31905 Midori Double Fact Satin Ribbon:  Sea Foam #37307     23MM MESH TUBE RIBBON #36878.  Call 1.800.9.MJTRIM to order or for more information on availabe colors. White Pearls #11825   … Continue reading M&J Trimming Featured In Martha Stewart Wedding Fall 2008

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)

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