Have fun with this tic tac toe game!  Are you camping this summer or spending hours outdoors and love outside games? Here is a fun game that you can take on the go. What a useful and thoughtful handmade gift this travel game would make for family and friends.

tic tac toe game

DIY Tic Tac Toe Supplies

  • 1/2 yard Heat n Bond Lite
  • 1/2 yard cotton muslin
  • wooden letters (found at a local craft store) 5- “x” 5- “o”
  • 1 yard of heavy twine or ribbon
  • printer
  • scissors
  • sewing machine
  • download

tic tac toe game supplies

Tic Tac Toe Game

Cut two pieces of cotton muslin 8 1/2” X 11” and two pieces of Heat and Bond Lite 8 1/2” X 11” .

tic tac toe game cutting fabric

According to manufacturer directions iron the non paper side of the Heat n Bond Lite to one side of the cotton muslin. Repeat for other pieces. One side will be paper the other side will be the cotton muslin.

tic tac toe iron fabric

Download the tic tac toe printable to your computer.

{Tic Tac Toe Printable}

Tic Tac Toe Printable


Place one piece of the paper backed fabric into the paper tray holder on your printer. Place fabric side down. Locate the tic tac toe download on your computer  and print.

tic tac toe iron on fabric

Remove the paper from each piece of paper.  Place the two pieces of  fabric sides together (shiny side where paper was removed on the outside). Using a sewing machine with stitch length set to three, stitch down one side, across the bottom and up the other side. Leave top open.

tic tac toe game step 4

Fold top down about and 1 1/2 inches.

travel game step 5

Make sure seams are open and flat.

travel game step 6

Stitch about an inch down from the top edge all the way around the top.

travel game step 7

Clip bottom corners.

travel game step 8

Turn bag right side out. With a seam ripper take out a few stitches of the top seam on one side.

travel game step 9

This will leave an opening to send the tie through.

tic tac toe travel game step 10

To keep the seam from coming undone. Stitch back and forth across the seam at the top and the bottom.

travel game step 4

Feed the ribbon or twin through the casing. Attaching a safety pin to the ribbon or twine will help feed it through.

tic tac toe outdoor games

So if you are taking a road trip you will be prepared to have some family fun! Put your wooden letters inside and you are ready to travel…

DIY tic tac toe travel game

and play!

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