Mats can be used for decorations in many places in the world. There are some cultures that use the mat as a traditional clothing. You can craft these by yourself while you are waiting for your baby. These will make a great gift for the visitors for your baby at the hospital.
Crafting this gifts by yourself is a great idea for saving money as well. Instead of spending your money in the store to the similar objects, you can create them by yourself. Also, you can get together with your friends and have a fun time altogether.