Cloth Baby Rattle

If what you want is to make one of the crafts for baby more useful, the rattle is a great option, since in addition to be very cute, your baby can have fun much with him.


  • A yellow t-shirt that no longer serve you, or fabric
  • Interfacing
  • Thread
  • Embroidery thread
  • Needle
  • Pins
  • Scissor
  • Plastic box
  • Beads or bells
  • Adhesive tape
  • Colorful ribbons


  1. we mark a circle on the shirt and cut the edges.
  2. put the interfacing under the circle and mark, cut and sew both cuts.
  3. we then embroider eyes, mouth and cheeks of the Sun.You can make them in felt or fabric, or even paint with special fabric paint.
  4. cut 8 strips of Ribbon colours for the rays, sit them and place pins at the bottom of one of the round pieces.
  5. we put the right fabrics with right, sew the outline, turn the piece and fill up to half of the rattle with cotton.
  6. we put a few beads or bells inside a plastic box and close perfectly with adhesive tape, introduce inside filling and continue filling with cotton.
  7. finally we double straps and sew closed the hole in the workpiece.

This is a very simple craft and you can do it in a short time. Make sure that everything is very well sewn and that nothing can break off or open, this will make the rattle very safe for your baby.