5 Best bets for Boston-area thrift stores
You can sit down in the middle and inspect whatever is within arms reach. You can tunnel downward. Whatever method you choose, youre bound to find something worthwhile if you stick with it long enough. When youve collected your bounty, its weighed at the register and rung up at a price of $1.50 per pound ($1 on Fridays). At those rates, one shirt typically averages about 40 cents, whether its a like-new Gap sweater or a t-shirt bearing a rhinestone mixtape and the slogan Fresh 2 Death (hypothetically, of course; its not like Ive ever purchased such a thing).