It’s that time of the year again where we rush to our favorite stores for bargains that we daydreamed about for months or maybe even years. Black Friday has been going strong for decades, but more recently it has been more accessible for us fashion and gadget lovers with the convenience of online sales and early bird shopping.
t Some wonder if the hassle of waking up in the wee hours of the morning or looping around the parking lot for minutes to get settled for a shopping spree is worth it, but I am here to say: Yes, it is. Thankfully, there is Cyber Monday and even sales online if you aren’t fit to fight through crowds of people, but either way, some may ask what is really worth buying during this traditional sale day.
t You would be surprised at the bargains you can snag during Black Friday. In this article, I want to share what drool-worthy items and staple pieces are good enough to buy with your hard-earned money for a new and improved wardrobe. You seriously can’t let these things pass you by when they are discounted at 30 to 50 percent off or even more! Check out my list below.
1. Cashmere sweater
t A cashmere sweater that is classic and won’t break the bank. Pure quality, a great color and ultra softness is what this piece would give you for a very long time.
t (Ann Taylor Cashmere Turtleneck, $180)
t Save 50 percent during the site’s Black Friday sale. Check out more cashmere styles at www.anntaylor.com
2. Tall boots
t Premium tall boots for cold temperatures are a must. We all love a good splurge, so why not invest in a great pair of leather or suede boots. It’s not like you’re paying full retail price!
t (Michael Kors Tall Platform Boots, $600)
t Buy at Bloomingdale’s during Black Friday or Cyber Monday for between 25 to 50 percent off.
3. Leather jacket
t A leather motorcycle jacket is still very relevant for your closet. It will elevate your wardrobe like no other and the best thing about this style is, any age group can wear it.
t On Black Friday and Cyber Monday, take 30 percent off site wide by using code OHWOW.
4. Intimate apparel
t I don’t know about you, but I typically can’t splurge on intimates; however, we all have those special occasions or just-because moments when we want to feel special underneath our clothes.
t Shop La Perla at Nordstrom. They’ll be offering 20 percent off selected sale items on Friday only.
t A new watch would be a great addition to your wardrobe collection. Try a sporty chic one with gold hardware.
t Buy at Bloomingdale’s during Black Friday or Cyber Monday and get between 25 to 50 percent off.
6. Party dress
t A glamorous party dress for the holidays is a smart purchase for Black Friday. A classic shape with a sexy draped back or something shimmery will pretty much always be in style.
t Buy at Bloomingdale’s during Black Friday or Cyber Monday and get 25 to 50 percent off.
7. Wool coat
t A plaid wool coat should also be on your list for this weekend’s shopping. It’s a staple piece that would definitely add some flavor to your outfits.
t Get 30 percent off full priced items at River Island!
t Spend your money on a classy and feminine crossbody bag that can be paired with most things you wear daily. One with a bow or something that stands out will have you happy you treated yourself to something so fun and personal.
t (Kate Spade Catherine Crossbody Bag, $298)
t Select items will be up to 75 percent off, and on Cyber Monday you can get 20 percent off final sale at Revolve Clothing.
t Happy shopping!