Mary Antonia used her ever dependable Bernina 830 and a bunch of duck canvas she purchased at JoAnn Fabrics (with a coupon) to make herself a tipi. Yeah, a tipi! She used an 'extra strong sewing needle size 16/100' for
Designer John Paaneanen decided to ‘take the fused nomadic home designs of the yurt, tipi, and igloo and slip the straitjacket of suburban values, materials, and methods of construction over them.’ The result: The Suburban Tipi. Gorgeous. Via Yanko Design.
At 18' d x 16' h, it's about as big as my first apartment.