The Best Tween and Teen Holiday Gifts

by The Texas Lifestyle Magazine team on December 2, 2021 in Gift Guides,

GOAT or great — whatever language they talk to you in, the Tweens and Teens in your life will love these gifts. Will they tell you that? Doubtful! 


Hedon Helmets

Hedon creates high quality cycling and motorcycle helmets that can be customized to their personal taste. There are four bases to choose from: the Hedonist Classic open face, the Epicurist Visored open face, the Heroine Classic full face, or the Heroine Racer visored full face. With so many teens on bikes, skateboards, longboards and now motorized bikes, these Hedon helmets make it “cool” to be safe. This is one helmet you can feel good about investing in for your teen’s safety. $256

Monopoly Builder Board Game

Inspire kids to become their own real estate tycoon with this updated version of Monopoly with a strategy twist. Take a trip to Monopoly Island where players travel the board buying properties and collecting rent and resources. Meanwhile, players use builder’s blocks to build their island city. The more a player builds (all the way to the penthouse), the more points they’ll earn. $24.99

Encore Board Game

The pandemic brought back the family game night! Do you have kids that love to sing? Encore is a fun game where you sing songs based on familiar words found in the game. All you have to do is roll the dice, move your pawn over the board, and start singing those favorite songs. This is one of many games from Endless Games. $19.99

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PacMan Handheld Game from CVS

In 2020, this popular video game celebrated 40 years and it continues to bring joy to teens (and their parents) across the globe. So many parents remember spending loads of quarters to play their favorite arcade game, PacMan. Now, bring this small handheld game to the next generation with this reasonably priced fun. This electronic game is small enough to take on a road trip or on a plane for hours of fun! $29.99


Seager Clothing

Male teens love this uber cool surf brand, straight outta Cali. Choose from relaxed tees, hoodies and even board shorts. Whether you’re looking to outfit him for school or just casual chill time with their friends, they’ll proudly “hang loose” in this gear. Simple and soft, the hoodie is this season’s winner. This brand was developed for small batch styles that rotate each season. Prices vary

Nixon Gear

This brand, known for their high quality timepieces, is one that your teens will love sporting around. Their crew sweatshirt is great for the upcoming winter months and their cap passes the cool quotient. They’ll gladly rep this established brand. $55 (sweatshirt); $35 (cap)

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Dippin’ Daisy’s Apparel

Dippin’ Daisy’s specializes in trendy crop tops with matching bottoms for a fashionable comfy style that teens will love. Pair the Cambria Top with the high-waisted, wide-legged Isla Pants for a feminine look that goes from day to night. Or, try the Scenic Route Sweater paired with the Out and About Pants for tie-dyed cozy fashion just in time for the cooler months. Dippin’ Daisy’s is also known for creating some of the trendiest swimsuits for the upcoming summer season. The Riviera One Piece, with thin straps and a high-cut shows off her gym gains on the beach. Prices vary

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Chargella “Carry-All” Wristlet

We love this stylish accessory for high school or college gals, who need to stay connected. This wristlet by Chargella has a built-in wireless charging power bank that will fit almost every phone, plus an RFID protected wallet to carry money, cards, and every essential your teen can think of. She’ll have everything she needs in one compact purse; including a way to keep her device alive. $39.95

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3-in-1 Wireless Charging Dock by Levenger

Teens, like the rest of us, have loads of technology to charge. They can place this 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Dock in their rooms or a common area to reduce the cable clutter and streamline their busy daily routine. Stylish and compact, the dock is perfect for a tabletop, desk or nightstand and will effortlessly charge everyday essentials in one convenient place. $40

Mollygrams Customizable Watercolor Artwork

Tweens and teens are all about being authentic. With Mollygrams, you can give them the gift of decorating their own walls in their own custom look. Boston-based artist Molly Boskey Pascal founded her company after searching for quality artwork for her own son’s room. Today, she provides fun and sophisticated watercolor alphabets that will grow with your kids, forever preserving the special interests and places of your family’s memories. From $300

You Got This Flower Mug

Remind your teen that no matter what they’re going through, they got this! This beautiful floral mug is bound to start the day with positivity. Also great as a stocking stuffer. $14


Eat Me Guilt Free Brownies

Your teens will love Eat Me Guilt Free Brownies! These sweets are low carb brownies packed with moisture and deliciousness. Get the I Want It All Variety Box with all your favorite flavors, like original chocolate, birthday cake, red velvet, and more. They can eat as much as they want, and won’t feel guilty about it! $38

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Trailer Park Boys Themed Gifts

The hugely popular show Trailer Park Boys has a host of themed products hitting the shelves this holiday, such as t-shirts, cool comic books, puzzles, and even two different kinds of hot sauce. The Deeecent Hot Sauce is a Louisiana-style, garlic forward hot sauce with the right amount of heat. You can also get the Green Bastard Hot Sauce, a verde style sauce featuring fresh notes of cilantro and citrus teamed with garlic. There’s an array of gift selections for every Trailer Park Boys fan out there! From $7.99

Whisps Cheese Crisps Sculptures

Want to give your teen something unique this holiday season? Whisps, America’s best-selling cheese crisps company is sharing their love of cheese in a new, different way. Sarah Kaufmann, a talented and award-winning cheese carver, is known for crafting custom cheese sculptures that will amaze the cheese lover in your life. Upload a high resolution image of your dog, person, or item of choice, and let Sarah get to work on carving your special gift! If you want something cheesier at a lower price point, choose from a carved 90’s inspired flip phone, mini cheese grater, or a dollar bill. Who doesn’t want more Cheddar?! From $49.99

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