How to make a fun tree house as a dollhouse alternative for pretend play.
Almost a year ago I posted about the trees we were removing from our backyard (in order to replace with much more useful trees I hasten to add). Whilst most of the tree remains were hauled away to the green waste area of our local rubbish tip long ago, I kept a number of large branches with plans of one day buying a drop saw and a hot glue gun to make a treehouse for pretend play.
Well, good things come to those who wait and that day finally came!
And all it took were a few old branches, a drop saw, a hot glue gun, a little string and two self tapping hooks.
We added in our favourite Schleich animal figurines,
and created a cool oasis with a piece of blue fabric and some river stones.
The rope ladder is simply small twigs and string, attached with two tiny self-tapping hooks.
Less than an hour to make for hours and hours of treehouse pretend play fun!