DIY WEDDING

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my wedding dress

In all the wedding making, I saved my wedding dress for last. So by the time I was making it, I could just focus on that one thing. Before I made my final version, I first made a muslin (which came in handy when I decided I wanted the skirt to have a lining and […] Read more…

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All the little details

I’ve come to the realization that our first anniversary has come and gone and I never really finished sharing about our DIY wedding! Here are a few of the smaller details that made our day special & personal.                    the details: I gave my guy a choice […] Read more…

Caitlin Betsy Bell: married!

married!

We officially tied the knot last Saturday! Yay! Hooray! and what a relief….I feel like it’s taken me nearly a week to get back in the swing of things. We are delaying a honeymoon because we have another new exciting adventure–moving into our first house! So while I am elated to have completed everything to […] Read more…

Caitlin Betsy Bell// ring pillow

Ring Pillow

This was one of the quickest projects I did for the wedding! I simply took two squares of fabric ( ivory silk leftover from my dress and linen from his vest) stitched them up, stuffed them lightly, and added some handmade lace(discovered in a box of my great grandmother’s belongings) and lastly, a ribbon for […] Read more…

Caitlin Betsy Bell// bouquet

bridal bouquet

As I began dreaming up ideas for my wedding, I knew one thing for sure. I was determined make as much as I could for it. I wanted everything to be as personal as possible and besides  it was just too good of an excuse to do some serious crafting. So I settled on making […] Read more…

Caitlin Betsy Bell// save the date

save-the-date

This year is shaping up to be quite an eventful one–in addition to the excitement of having our little one on the the way– we are also planning our wedding! Luckily it is not until June of next year, so I have time to be figuring out all the details. We have chosen our date […] Read more…