If you're in need of cheap SPD (St. Patrick’s Day) gear, you don’t have to look too far. Local stores are stocked up with cheap buys, trying to push their lowly winter sales upward.
One major department store seems to offer way more SPD items than their competition. Target has an isle full of cheap trinkets and clothing priced between $1-5, including green beads, shirts, socks and hats. I just picked up a green shirt last night for $5 ... can't beat that. Their online selection is ridiculously versatile, ranging from leprechaun costumes, to flasks, to light up buttons.
Another store with cheap gear is Five and Below. You'll find their shelves stacked with SPD temporary tattoos, bracelets, freezable pilsner glasses, beads, and shot glasses (they do not have an online store).
With SPD a little less than a week away, ordering online is still an option (with rush shipping). Here are a couple sites with reasonably priced unique stuff, from customizable shirts to guarder belts.
Wear Your Beer:
Koozies, lanyards, hoodies, and fitted t-shirts.
Just Irish Stuff:
Sunglasses, umbrellas, suspenders, guarder belts, bow ties and tiaras.
Five Below DC Locations:
7696 D Richmond Hwy.
Alexandria, VA 22306
9600 L Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22031
13661 Connecticut Avenue
Silver Springs, MD 20906
13005 Lee Jackson Highway
Fairfax, VA 22033
14260 A Baltimore Avenue
Laurel, MD 20707
3855 Evergreen Parkway
Bowie, MD 20716
2700 Potomac Mills Circle, Suite #144
Woodbridge, VA 22192
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