Living the teenage dream | Trending

Living the teenage dream | Trending

A teen retreat is somewhere they can play games, socialise and laze the day away - not to be confused with their bedroom, which is usually reserved for marathon sleep sessions.

Ellesse Heritage Oh hoody jumper, $80. Less moody blues, more cool fashion statement.

Huff N Puff track pants, $69.99. Ahead of the curve, teenage boys don't need iso as an excuse to live in trackies - any event will do.

RS-2K The Unity Collection sneakers, $170. Turns out running shoes are also suitable for most other activities.

Vintage marquee lights moustache, $220. Quirky lighting is an easy way to inject personality into a teen retreat, while also serving a functional purpose.

EcoEdge+, $ 149.99.This Bluetooth speaker produces incredible sound in a portable package. It works with Google and Siri voice activation, has 20+ hours of playtime and (most conveniently) is waterproof and shock resistant.

Bose QuietComfort 35 wireless Bluetooth headphones, $349. These noise cancelling headphones allows your teen to listen to Spotify or spend time gaming without the entire family having to come along for the ride.

Indoor bean bag chair, $425. No teenager's domain is complete without a slouchy seat.

NBL replica basketball, $50. Encourage physical activity with sports equipment they can play with and store with ease.

Cheeki insulated stainless steel tumbler with straw, $32.95. All that retreating can be thirsty work. Introducing reusable items into their private space is the sustainable way to go.