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3 cool stores where your teen will love to shop

These toy stores aren't just for little kids

Super cool stores your teen will love

There are three really cool stores in the Hudson Valley that teens will love. So pull your teen out of the mall and hit these local shops.

167 Main St., Beacon

People drive hundreds of miles just to visit Play in Beacon. With some of the coolest games, gadgets and more, this shop is sure to amaze. Among the shelves you can find hilarious gag gifts, super realistic-looking desktop jellyfish, snarky oven mitts, books and even boomerangs. You can also find lots of cool vintage toys like a Light Bright or Spirograph just to name a couple. Shop owner Laeri says, "Play also offers the coolest and most unique greeting cards. From snarky to beautiful, but never mundane." This is the ultimate destination for one-of-a-kind stocking stuffers for every generation.

Zakka Joy
177 Main St., Beacon

This shop really is about is that moment of joy you experience when you discover that one thing (or ten): a pencil that you cherish, a pair of socks with your favorite animal on them, a toy to keep you company, a hand-poured soy candle, or the perfect gift for someone. You will find all kinds of super unique gifts for everyone here.

67 Main St., Livingston Manor

This neat new spot in Sullivan County carries records, art supplies, games & toys. Find vintage puzzles, funky artwork from local artists, turntables and other fun things teens will love.

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