Make Your Own PLAY MAT, Fabric Printed in Australia

Make Your Own PLAY MAT, Fabric Printed in Australia

Want to make your own play mat?


If you're a confident seamstress this will be a piece of cake. If you're less experienced, you might like to check out the playmat making process in my Instagram stories.


You'll need 140cm of printed fabric for the top of the play mat.

Order ANY Thistle and Fox print on 140cm (length) of a fabric suitable for sewing your own play mat.


Fabric printed by Next State Print in Australia. 

Price includes postage within Australia.


  • Choose a base material for printing - options shown are ideal for sewing a play mat or quilted floor rug.
  • Fabric widths start at 140cm (up to 150cm)
  • Listed from lightweight to heavyweight (top to bottom)
  • Choose a print from my portfolio.
  • Customize the scale of the print - write me a note
  • Choose whether to order the 'Printed Fabric only' or the full 'DIY Kit' which includes all the fabric cut to size, binding and wadding to make a play mat just like the ones I sell in my shop. 
  • Add to Cart
  • Select CUSTOM KIT from the shipping options menu (this will prevent additional postage charges during checkout).


What's included?


Printed Fabric Only:

1 x 140cm L of custom printed fabric of your choice of base material & print


DIY Fabric Kit

1 x prewashed & precut circle of custom printed fabric of your choice of base material & print

1 x 140cm* square of backing fabric in coordinating colour. 100% cotton homespun quilting material 

1 x 5m length of cotton bias binding in coordinating colour

1 x 140cm* square of cotton bamboo wadding

* there will be joins or seams in these pieces of material to allow for the wide width of the play mat top fabric



  • Printed to Order in Melbourne by Next State Print - free local pickup available.
  • It will take between 7-10 days for fabric to be prepared, printed and cured before it is ready to ship.

Thank you for your patience & understanding when ordering.


Please choose 'CUSTOM KIT' in the shipping options at checkout.


What happens if I choose the wrong shipping option?

Shipping costs need to be covered so if we cannot get in touch with you your order may be cancelled and refunded in full.


  • Cotton Como Sateen

    The Sateen weave has a luxe finish, with subtle sheen and a soft hand-feel. This fabric is a beautiful weight for apparel and is a real all-rounder for garments. Suitable for tops, dresses, pants, shorts and skirts that you want to look extra special. Being a luxe fabric the sateen works beautifully in the bedroom and makes great pillowcases, and soft cushions and toys for the bed.

    Composition: Cotton

    Printable Width: 130cm

    Weight: 162 GSM / 5.7oz per m

    Care: Gentle machine or hand wash cold or up to 30 degrees C. Wash using phosphate-free detergent. Line Dry in shade. Warm iron.

  • Organic Cotton / Classic Cotton

    Made from organic yarn and woven in a satin finish. The fabric has a smooth surface with a sheen across it and a bright white point making it an excellent fabric for printing. Classic Cotton is a versatile fabric that produces a soft hand feel and gentle drape. Perfect for all types of clothing, accessories and selected soft furnishings.

    Composition: 100% organic cotton
    Printable Width: 140cm
    Weight: 140 GSM 

  • Soho Linen Cotton

    (similar to Spoonflower Linen Cotton Canvas)
    The Soho base fabric provides the beautiful texture of Linen, with all the durability characteristics of Cotton; blended together they make the perfect mix. The Soho has a beautiful slightly open weave, yet a smooth finish. The versatile fabric and fibre combination makes it excellent for a large variety of textile applications in both apparel and home. Perfect for making tops, skirts and dresses, as well as cushions, curtains and wall hangings.

    Composition: Cotton / Linen
    Printable Width: 138cm
    Weight: 228 GSM / 8oz per m

  • Velvet

    • Combining the opulence of velvet with digital printing creates a truly luxurious textile.

    • Velvet is woven with a short, dense pile creating a soft hand feel and stunning print reproduction.

    • This velvet has a soft shimmer to reflect light and produce a rich array of colour.

    • Perfect for cushions, accessories, soft furnishing, throws and upholstery.

    Composition: Polyester
    Printable Width: 140cm
    Weight: 370 GSM

  • Twill Cotton

    (most similar to Light Cotton Twill)

    • Our wide width Twill is a tightly woven fabric, which is strong in construction yet soft in texture. Twill is a mid-weight fabric, not too heavy and not too light.

    • Excellent for shirts, pants, shorts, skirts, structured dresses, tote bags, accessories and many homewares applications such as throws and cushions.

    Composition: Cotton
    Printable Width: 145cm
    Weight: 167 GSM / 5.9oz per m

  • Organic Panama Canvas

    (most similar to Heavy Cotton Twill)

    • Panama Canvas is a strong durable fabric that provides excellent colour reproduction. Being a crisp white makes it the perfect fabric to handle beautiful prints.

    • Use in the home for cushions, banners, curtains, domestic upholstery, play mats and other home applications.

    • Excellent for backpacks, beach bags and totes. A popular fabric among our artist friends, it is perfect for stretching over frames.

    Composition: Organic Cotton
    Printable Width: 145cm
    Weight: 309 GSM / 10.9oz per m

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