You could always spend hundreds (even thousands) on a fancy playhouse for your little one, or you could make your own for a fraction of the price.
Here are some of our favorite DIY playhouses, all including instructions, building plans and/or step-by-step images:
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1. Get your own Card Table Playhouse sewing pattern via Empty Bobbin.
2. See step-by-step instructions at Sawdust & Paper Scraps.
3. See more building photos at HGTV.
4. Get printable instructions for this Princess Pavilion Tent.
5. See how to make this cardboard playhouse for maybe $10.
6. Print building plans for this playhouse loft bed.