Small businesses carry a variety of unique and creative gifts for holiday shoppers. For the next 12 days, Patch is highlighting some of the local businesses and gift ideas available in and around Sewickley. Today is the 10th day of Christmas.
What's Christmas without toys? Whatever you do, don't waste gas driving out to the large box stores just to fight the holiday crowds. There are plenty of great finds in town when it comes to toys.
Local toy stores Party Ants and Fun Buy the Pound have a large selection of quality, educational and unique toys waiting for you to choose from.
At Party Ants, sisters Robin and Ding Hays will help you find the right gift for the child on your list.
Located at 424 Broad St., the toy and party store carries games, puzzles, figurines party supplies and more. Both children and adults will enjoy the personalized service while shopping in this friendly environment.
Store hours at Party Ants are 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday; 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday. Click on the website to find all that Party Ants has to offer during the holidays.
Fun Buy the Pound
A short walk away, Fun Buy the Pound at 406 Beaver St. is also stocked up with all your playtime favorites.
Brianna Pflugh, sales employee, said the store is known for popular items like the Melissa & Doug toys and Play Mobile. Holiday specials include an extra 30 percent off Melissa & Doug and 10 percent off Play Mobile toys.
Fun Buy the Pound is open 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday and 10:30 to 6 p.m. Monday. Click on the website to find all that Fun Buy the Pound has to offer during the holidays.