M&J Trimming’s New Products

Dear Blog Readers, If you haven’t checked out M&J Trimming’s website now’s the time! We have a huge selection of trimmings perfect for your everyday projects and fun DIY’s.  We are always updating our website with new trimmings with products imported from all over the world. Click below to check out our new products from M&J … Continue reading M&J Trimming’s New Products

Designer Inspired Floral Headpiece

By: Roseann and Goldie   Christophe Coppens is one of my favorite designers.  His designs are some of the most unique out there and at times a bit preternatural.  However out of this world his looks may be,  drawing inspiration from his costume like designs we can create fun accessories that work in our daily … Continue reading Designer Inspired Floral Headpiece

Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance” Inspired Bracelet

by Blerona In an interview with WWD Magazine, Lady Gaga said she shops at M&J Trimming where she gets her inspiration for some of her funky and over the top pieces. The performer who describes her look as “filthy, unacceptable,” has now inspired M&J Trimming. After her change of wild outfits and performance at the MTV … Continue reading Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance” Inspired Bracelet

Free Shipping! December Special Only!

Have you taken advantage of our Free Shipping promotion?  For the entire month of December, when you spend $25 or more, you will get Free UPS Ground Shipping.  Spend more time shopping and less time worrying about shipping.  Spend $25 or more and we'll take care of the rest.  Hurry, there's only a few days … Continue reading Free Shipping! December Special Only!

DIY Seed Bead and Chain Necklace

By Goldie For my first post I decided to create an easy DIY chain and seed bead necklace.  Although I choose these materials solely many other combinations can be created from the array of trims offered by M&J such as; ribbons, lace, cording, and leathers. Materials: Two different chains style: 42357G and style: 42360G (not … Continue reading DIY Seed Bead and Chain Necklace

Sumptuous DIY Halloween Decorations

By Roseann It seems like yesterday it was summer and now Halloween is just around the corner. Maybe you haven’t even begun planning or are somewhat perplexed over your theme for your holiday gathering this year; well don’t fret because we’ve got some inspirational ideas in store for you. This Halloween try a more elegant … Continue reading Sumptuous DIY Halloween Decorations

Helpful Tips for Your at Home Sewing Projects

By Roseann In 1982 President Ronald Reagan declared September national sewing month “in recognition of the importance of home sewing to our nation.” This could not be truer today; the theme this year is “Reuse, Remake, Restyle.” Our blog has been dedicated to the do it yourselfer since the beginning and in the spirit of … Continue reading Helpful Tips for Your at Home Sewing Projects

DIY Beaded Fringe Reversible Necklace

By Roseann   In the wake of the slow economy many people have turned to do it yourself fashion projects.  As a result I have seen some of the most innovative and creative pieces in decades.    The best of these hand made accessories display bold mixes of materials and colors.  And hey, if you’re going … Continue reading DIY Beaded Fringe Reversible Necklace

Pictures from the, “Embellish My Own” workshop

We’d like to thank everyone who participated in the, “Embellish My Own” workshop on May 31st.  The workshop was a great success.  Those who attended brought their own projects to embellish.  There was plenty of creativity going around.  This is the only workshop of it’s’ kind in NYC.  If anyone else is interested in attending … Continue reading Pictures from the, “Embellish My Own” workshop

Join Us On May 31st For The “Embellish Your Own” Workshop

"Embellish Your Own " Workshop May 31st, 2009 Last chance to sign-up for the, "Embellish Your Own" workshop.  The workshop is on May 31st at M&J Trimming's NYC showroom.  It's from 9:30am to 12pm and only cost $30.  The workshop teaches you how you can be creative with simple trimmings and embellishments.  There are so … Continue reading Join Us On May 31st For The “Embellish Your Own” Workshop