What Are Some Different Types of Teepees for Kids?


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There are a variety of teepees available for children, including KidKraft teepees, customizable canvas teepees, B teepees, Native American teepees and striped teepee tents. When purchasing a child's teepee, important considerations include durability, ease of setup, features, space available and price.

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Made with durable bamboo poles and a soft canvas exterior, KidKraft teepees feature enough space inside for reading and playing. They have simple designs and mesh windows that allow visibility in and out of the teepee, and come in either zigzag patterns or polka dots as of 2015.

While void of any decoration, white canvas tents are customizable using water-based or oil-based paints. The heavy cotton exterior makes them suitable for indoor or outdoor use, and there is ample room inside for a toddler and adult.

As one of the newest teepee styles, B teepees feature patterns that glow. While inside the tent, children can pull on a cord to activate lights that project colorful stars and patterns. B teepees come in two different color schemes.

Inspired by the designs of old native teepees, Indian-style teepees have tunnels with flap doors, tie backs and a carrying case. Each tent is tall enough to accommodate an adult, and the exterior is waterproof for indoor or outdoor use.

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