Tipis and Tents

Twigwam play fort for kids, available from Cox and Cox

Tipis are an all-time, all-season favorite spot for kids. Whether you’re trying to create a cosy indoor space in their room or make it an outdoor play activity, tents and tipis are the ideal tool to develop imagination and pretend play. Here is a selection of our favorite tipis and tents.

DIY tipi/play tent for kids via brit & co

The great thing about tipis is that they are perfect for boys or girls. You can start with a blank one and customize it by giving it a romantic look or add colorful details.

DIY Fabric Scrap Tipi by Sofia from the Mokkasin blog

Sofia from the Mokkasin blog also designed a gorgeous tipi with leftover pieces of fabric.

diy tipi via weekday carnival

For the nature lover, how about a handwoven hazel branch tipi (via Weekday Carnival)?

play tipi / tent available from ferm living

via Ferm Living

DIY handwoven hazel branch teepee

via Rolinda Windhorst

There are so many options for teepees on the market. If you are up to it, you can also make your own tipi version and even make it a fun craft project involving your kid. Countless hours of play are guaranteed in any case.

Pictured at top of post: Twigwam, available from Cox and Cox; DIY play tent / tipi via Brit & Co.