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Best Local Kids Shops

June 2012

With countless stores at every mall around town, it's hard to know which is best to buy from for your kids and family. However, there are a few Local gems hiding in the cracks and corners of Indy. Maybe this list will make picking places to shop a little easier.

Simply Sweet Shoppe: Enjoy a variety of candies, chocolate, coffee, ice cream, and whatever else can satisfy your kid's (and your own) sweet tooth. Located in downtown Carmel. (317) 818-9866, www.simplysweetshoppe.com

The Next Step: No need to worry about your budget when shopping at this upscale, brand-name children's and maternity consignment and resale store. (317) 257-5192, www.thenextstepshop.blogspot.com

Mass Ave Toys: Check out a local favorite that will be sure to bring a smile to your child's face, but be careful. You may never want to leave. (317) 955-TOYS, www.massavetoys.com

Little Green Bean Boutique: Peruse this children's boutique featuring nearly new children's apparel, accessories, furnishings, toys, & books, maternity fashions, and locally hand crafted items for the whole family. (317) 426-4232,www.littlegreenbeanboutique.com

Kids Ink Children's Bookstore: This Indianapolis-based independent bookstore specializes in children's books, games, puzzles, and creative-play toys. (317) 255-2598, or find them on Facebook.

Toasty Baby: If you're looking to avoid disposable diapers, be sure to check out this only dedicated cloth diaper store in the Indianapolis area. (317) 863-0402, www.toastybaby.com

Nurture: This shop offers a wide selection of organic, eco-friendly, and locally made clothing, gifts, and accessories for the little ones. (317) 423-1234,www.nurtureonline.com

Bebe Gate: A stroll through Broad Ripple Village will take you to this shop filled with well-crafted, well-designed, and well-cared for clothing through size 7. (317) 255-2323, www.bebegateindy.com

Jack & Jill Children's Shoppe: Have your child prepared for any occasion, no matter how casual or dressy. Be sure to check out one of the three Indiana locations. (765) 654-4660, www.jandjchild.com

Tags: Local, Local Guides

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