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Best Pre-Black Friday Sales: Nov. 7-11 Roundup

Nov. 7, 2014
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Whether it’s coats, home décor or books you’re looking for this weekend, there’s a wealth of sales going on over the next few days. Although most of the discounts are on apparel, the selection also includes some great deals on kids’ footwear, beauty products and holiday cards.

Here’s a quick, alphabetical overview of the best offers. Don’t wait too long – while some of the sales last through Tuesday, Nov. 11 (Veterans Day), others end Friday, over the weekend or later in the week.

At Ann Taylor, shoppers can pick up already-marked-down styles with an additional 60% discount. The promotion does not require a coupon code, and shipping costs $8.95, with orders of at least $175 qualifying for free shipping. The sale ends at 3 a.m. Eastern time Monday, Nov. 10.

Aeropostale is featuring a 30% discount on everything, including sale and markdown items, with the code EMPLOYEE30. The promotion lasts until midnight Eastern time Monday, Nov. 10.

At Banana Republic this weekend, get 30% off full-priced styles online and in stores. The promotion requires the code BREXCITED and lasts through Sunday, Nov. 9.

The Body Shop is offering an online discount of 40% off regularly priced items. Some exclusions apply. The sale ends Monday, Nov. 10.

Get 40% off at Barney’s Warehouse during its Veterans Day sale. All clearance styles are marked down 40%, while men’s and women’s accessories, women’s shoes, men’s leather and products for the home are discounted 30%.

Brooks Brothers is featuring an online Veterans Day sale through Tuesday, Nov. 11, with up to 70% off on select clearance merchandise.

During its Veterans Day sale, Carter’s is offering 50% off everything in stores and online. Furthermore, online shoppers can apply the code VETDAY25 to get 25% off a purchase of more than $40 or VETDAY15 to get 15% off the entire purchase. The same coupons can be printed out for in-store use and are valid through Tuesday, Nov. 11.

The Children’s Place is featuring an online discount of 25% through Monday, Nov. 10. With the coupon, you can get up to 60% off across the site. Use the code SAVE25NOW3 online, or print the coupon for in-store shopping.

Chronicle Books is offering a 25% discount with free ground shipping on its books. Use the promo code THANKSGIVING to take advantage of the offer, which ends Monday, Nov. 10.

Crocs is offering a “buy one, get one 50% off” deal on its shoes. The deal is available both online and in stores. Online shoppers should apply the code SALUTE. The sale ends Tuesday, Nov. 11.

The Disney Store is offering a Friends & Family promotion in which orders will be marked down 25%. To take advantage of the offer, apply the code DISNEYPAL to online orders and print the coupon for in-store use. Shoppers who spend at least $75 are eligible for free shipping. The sale ends Tuesday, Nov. 11.

At Eddie Bauer, you can get up to 50% off store-brand items during the store’s Veterans Day sale. The sale ends Tuesday, Nov. 11. Additionally, you can use the code FESTIVE to get free shipping and returns on orders of at least $49.

At Express, you can get up to 50% off now through Tuesday, Nov. 11. Available online and in stores, the promotion applies to all merchandise except for gift cards and watches. Furthermore, you can get $25 off every $100 you spend by applying an online promotional code or printing an in-store coupon.

Gap is featuring two promotions this weekend. Through Sunday, Nov. 9, online shoppers can get 30% of their purchases with the code HAPPY. Through Monday, Nov. 10, online and in-store shoppers can get 40% off with the code GAPWOW for the store’s friends and family event. Free shipping is available for orders of at least $50, and each order of more than $50 comes with $25 in store credit.

From Friday, Nov. 7, through Tuesday, Nov. 11, Hollister is offering discounts of up to 25%. With the promotional code 31670, shoppers get 15% off one item, 20% off two items and 25% off three or more items. The offer also applies in stores.

Lord & Taylor is offering an online discount of 60% off coats and 50% off cold weather accessories. Shop quickly, because the sale ends  at midnight Friday, Nov. 7.

Today through Saturday, Macy’s is offering customers 20% off on most departments. The promotion requires the code SUPER, and includes an additional 25% off on clearance items for online shoppers only. If you’re planning on shopping in person, print out the 20% off coupon online. Other highlights of the sale include 60% off on select girls’ dresses, 65% off on all 10k and 14k gold earrings and 50% off on select men’s dress shirts. Pillows are offered at a buy-one-get-one-free discount. The promotion ends Nov. 8.

Nautica is featuring a 30% discount on all orders. The sale requires the code FANDF30 and ends Tuesday, Nov. 11.

At Neiman Marcus Last Call this weekend, shoppers can find discounts of 20-40% across the entire store. The biggest discounts are on women’s sweaters, cashmere and cold-weather accessories, but shoes, dresses, jewelry, home and men’s apparel are marked down 30%, and all items are discounted at least 20%. The sale ends at 8 a.m. Central time on Monday, Nov. 10.

For its Veterans Day sale, Pottery Barn is offering up to 60% off hundreds of items. The sale ends Tuesday, Nov. 11.

Stage Stores is featuring a Veterans Day sale with 40% off any two items online or in stores. Use the promo code 40247 for online purchases and print out the coupon for in-store shopping. To access the discount, print a coupon from the store’s site or use the online code 20247. The sale includes up to 40% off boots, women’s outerwear, juniors’ denim and kids’ apparel. Fine jewelry is 50-60% off, and dinnerware is 40% off. Men’s sweaters are marked down 35-45%. Act quickly, because the promotion ends Saturday, Nov. 8.

Stride Rite is offering a “buy one, get one 40% off” discount through Tuesday, Nov. 11. The deal applies to Stride Rite stores, Stride Rite Outlet stores and Online shoppers should apply the code VETS40.

November is the perfect time to stock up on sweaters. Sale and full-priced sweaters are all 25% off at Urban Outfitters. Available in stores and online, the promotion lasts through Tuesday, Nov. 11.

At Victoria’s Secret, shoppers can take advantage of two deals this weekend. The first, ending Saturday, Nov. 8, features free shipping on any sleepwear purchase, excluding clearance items. Use the code SLEEPY. The second offers a tiered discount starting with orders of at least $100: $15 off a $100 order, $25 off a $150 order, $55 off a $250 order and $125 off a $500 order. Use the code SAVINGS14 to apply the discount. The promotion ends at 11:59 p.m. Pacific time Thursday, Nov. 13.

Vistaprint is offering a 35% discount sitewide with the code FRIENDS35. The site offers printing of business cards, invitations, postcards and more. Ending Monday, Nov. 10, the sale also includes 50% off holiday cards and calendars.

Get an extra 15% off clearance items at West Elm through Nov. 10. The promotion includes furniture, bedding, bath, rugs, décor, lighting and more and requires the code YIPPEE.

Written by Melinda Szell



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