Mass. Ave. near the center of town is a retail hub. Check out Catch a Falling Star, 7 Depot Sq. (tel. 781/674-2432;, for toys and games; Sweet Beads, 1792 Massachusetts Ave. (tel. 781/860-7727;, which sells jewelry and lets you make your own; high-end paper goods, journals, note cards, and travel accessories at Signature Stationers, 1800 Massachusetts Ave. (tel. 781/863-2777;; and jewelry and gifts at the Crafty Yankee, 1838 Massachusetts Ave. (tel. 781/861-1219;

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