The sensory mat DIY is a geart toy for babies who are curious about the world around them. The variety of textures perfectly stimulates the sense of touch, which in fact develops as one of the first. Below you will find instruction on how to create your own baby sensory mat.
SUPPLIES FOR MAKING DIY Baby Mat
selection of different fabrics with a rich texture
HOW TO MAKE Baby Mat
Time to make 3h
Choose two felt sheets preferably in the same or similar colors.
Plan the places to cut square windows on the one of the sheets.
Cut the windows with an art knife.
Fill every window with richly textured fabrics cut into square pieces.
Sew each square piece to the felt sheet using narrow zigzag.
Sew buttons, strings, acrylic pompoms, everything that will allow a child to have fun safely.
Cut a strip of felt about 10 inches long and about 0,5 inches wide in order to make a handle on the top of the mat.
Second felt sheet sew to the mat forming its back. Something rustling can be put inside.