handmade for baby

Caitlin Betsy Bell// happy cloud

time flies

I can’t believe my little one is almost 5 months old! She gets more fun everyday with her ever expanding skill set. She’s been sitting up lately on her own which is super fun along with her endless smiles and giggles! She loves spending time in her bouncy swing and playing with toys in her […] Read more…

Caitlin Betsy Bell// baby wears

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Oh my. This fabric is just the cutest. It is also very fitting as my little one is quite the nature girl. No matter how fussy she might be, a quick walk outside is guaranteed to quiet her down. outfit details: jumpsuit, main//birch organic interlock, cuffs//organic cotton baby rib Read more…

Caitlin Betsy Bell// baby wears

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Baby girl is here! 12 days into life with a newborn we are settling into a routine– Mumsy(my mother) has gone back home & daddy has gone back to work, which means its just us girls at home for the day! I am starting my making for upcoming holiday shows amidst the eating, sleeping, snuggling, […] Read more…

Caitlin Betsy Bell// baby wears

handmade for baby: another kids clothes week

I’m at it again–participating in kids clothes week! This morning’s project was a little baby tank top based on this pattern— which I scaled down and added a bottom band to. Yesterday I sewed up some more cloth diapers but I’ll save that for another post! xo CBB p.s. I’ve been doing lots of crafting […] Read more…

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handmade for baby: miniature wardrobe for…

little baby GIRL! I’ve been busy at my sewing machine ever since I found out that I’m having a baby girl. Which has, of course, inspired me to start sewing dresses! I started by making an itty bitty baby dress (pattern from Made by Rae) I decided to make it out of some organic cotton […] Read more…

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handmade for baby: colorblock cardi

Kids Clothes Week is keeping me super inspired! So last night/this morning I designed and stitched up this little cardigan. I loved the idea of making layers that are easy to put on/take off and so I came up with this pattern for a colorblocked snap up cardigan using a onesie to gauge the measurements. […] Read more…

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handmade for baby: all sorts of baby clothes

  As I discover with each new clothing project—sewing with knits is not so bad (I’m starting to love them actually) I’ve been definitely shopping around for cotton knit fabrics to add to my previously non-existent stash. So far I’ve cranked out a few (okay, maybe more than a few) little shirts since they are […] Read more…

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