15 DIY Teepees and Play Tents Your Kids Will Spend All Summer In

Give your little one a place to adventure with these easy-to-make teepees and tents.


Summer is coming, and soon it’ll be time to bring the whole family outside. This year, treat your kids to some extra adventure with their very own place to play.

These teepees and play tents can go indoors or outdoors, and are nothing but fun. Best of all, you can make them yourself—for under $50! Whether you make your little ones a Viking adventure tent or a dining room playhouse, they’ll love having a space that’s all their own.

1. No-Sew Feather Teepee – Project NurseryProject Nursery - Porch - teepee

2. Happy Campers Teepee  – Nalle’s House

Nalle's House - Porch - teepee

3. Hula Hoop Circus Tent – Blue House Joy

Blue House Joys - Porch - teepee

4. Cabin Play House – The Design Confidential

The Design Confidential - Porch - teepee
5. Indoor Play Tent – Ducklings in a RowDucklings in a Row - Porch - teepee

6. Big Kid Teepee – Cotton + Curls

Cotton + Curls - Porch - teepee

7. No-Sew Lace-Up Teepee – Heart and Habit

Heart and Habit - Porch - teepee

8. Viking Adventure Tent – Adventure in a Box

Adventure in a Box - Porch - teepee

9. Tablecloth Play House – Centsational GirlCentsational Girl - Porch - teepee

10. Pretty Pattern Teepee – Strawberry Swing and Other Things

Strawberry Swing and Other Things - Porch - teepee

11. Sunny Bunting Teepee – My Poppet Makes

My Poppet Makes - Porch - teepee

12. Star Wars Backyard Lean-To – Tupelo Creative

My Poppet Makes - Porch - teepee

13. Playhouse Cabana – Sew 4 Home

Sew4Home - Porch - teepee

14. Sweetheart Reading Teepee – The DIY Mommy

The DIY Mommy - Porch - teepee
15. No-Sew Patchwork Teepee – The Handmade Home

The Handmade Home - Porch - teepee

 Top Image Credit: Blue House Joy

Would your little one love to have one of these teepees or tents? Which one is your favorite?

Jacqui Adams

Jacqui Adams

Content Marketing Specialist, Porch.com. Jacqui Adams is a writer and editor living in Seattle. She shares a cozy midcentury fixer-upper with her fiancé, her cat, and approximately eight bazillion books. Follow Jacqui on Twitter at @JacquiLeeLu.


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