Inspire your child’s imagination with a whimsical indoor play tent. All kids love crawling into cozy little places to play & pretend; a teepee can provide a safe and fun indoor playspace where kids of all ages can play, dream and create. Teepees don’t require allot of space, an unused corner or spot in a child’s playroom can easily be transformed into a play fort.
On this weeks ” Inspiration Friday” post we’ll showcase a selection of cool indoor teepees & playhouses for kids. And if you’re feeling crafty, you’ll want to check out our comprehensive list of online tutorials ,patterns and sewing supplies so you can begin making your child their very own teepee!
Want to make your own teepee? Here’s what you’ll need.
- 4- 6′ wooden dowels or pvc pipes.
- 4.5 yrds of 60″ fabric
- Decorative accessories, like rick-rack, ribbons, floral trims, or iron-ons.
- Butterick Sewing Pattern B4251 for instructions on making a teepee and playmat.
There are tons of great tutorials online, this one is my absolute favorite: A Beautiful Mess.com
Short on time & sewing skills, you can buy a fabulous ready made Teepee at these retailers.