(photos: Tentsile) Tentsile Suspended Camping Tent | US$tba | www.tentsile.com
camping out in the wilderness is basically an open invitation for its native inhabitants such as creepy crawlies, snakes and some occasional bears to join you. well, you can avoid these unpleasant gatecrashers if you have the Tentsile Suspended Camping Tent. think of it as a cross between a hammock and a camping tent but with the real estate that can accommodate between two to eight people, depending on the model – or you could think of it as living like the Na’vi people but with a whole lot of room to move about and less creepy. whichever it is, the Tentsile eliminates the ground condition limitations when you out in the wild, as along as you have good sturdy trees to depend on. there are a total of three models to choose from: 2-man, 3-4 man and 5-8 man models. each tent boast hammock-style sleeping area with ample storage. the 2-man model even has a porch with seating area, allowing two person to chill out and enjoy the wonder of tree top living. made by hand, the Tentsile features a collapsable frame of fire retardant webbing straps, UV PU, water resistant polyester fabric infill panels, insect mesh and adjustable top fly sheet that can be removed, allowing the occupants to complete their experience of living up among the canopies. oh, did we mention that the larger models come complete with windows too? wow. this is going to make Tom Sawyer’s tree house look so lame.