I made a playmat for the Halloween toys I made my son last October.
I just cut out a few haunted houses, pumpkins, gravestones and smoke from felt and sewed them to the front half of an old men's t-shirt that was cut below the armpits. The back half is what was used for the outer space playmat earlier this year.
Because the shirt already had stripes on it, I decided to make that into a road and put the houses on top of it. It was a quick and easy project that upcycled an old shirt that was too damaged to donate.
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