It’s not such a bad thing when you have rugs like these! I mean, let’s face it. Little kids are already happy to play on the floor anyway, but why not make it a little more comfortable and a little more fun while they’re at it?
Below are six options with scenes ranging from construction zones to a drive through a scenic village, with prices starting at just $12.99.
Over the River and Through the Rug 1 of 6This is the nicest play rug I've seen by far (that's it above, too.). The quality is superb and the colors are lovely.
4'x6', Available at The Land of Nod for $259
Under Construction Kids’ Rug 2 of 6A visit to a construction site, complete with bulldozers, backhoes, dump trucks, and cement mixers galore.
3'3"x6'7", Available at Hertz Furniture for $44
Lillabo Play Mat 3 of 6This one features a road, a parking lot, a racetrack, a construction site, and even a helipad.
3'3"x4'4", Available at IKEA for $12.99
Driving Time Rug 4 of 6Plenty of roadway for your little ones to play on. Beep, beep!
4'3"x6'6", Available at Amazon for $60.99
Lekplats Play Mat 5 of 6Around the world, from the desert, to the mountains, to the poles… all conveniently condensed.
4'4"x4'7", Available at IKEA for $14.99
Country Fun Play Rug 6 of 6A more pastoral village scene, with cows, a river with ducks, and a train going by.
1'7"x2'5", Available at Amazon for $15.29
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