Black Friday and Cyber Monday are renowned as the time to buy home goods and electronics, but there are also plenty of fashion bargains to be found. If you’re shopping the sales, below are my picks of the best Black Friday deals you can expect to find.
Plus, if you can’t wait until Black Friday 2022 itself to snap up a bargain fashion buy, don’t worry, many stores have started their Black Friday sales early. You’ll find some of the best early discounts below…
What to expect from the Black Friday sales
For 2022, the Black Friday sales start on November 25 and Cyber Monday falls on November 28, but you’ll find that there are already deals in many stores.
Tips on shopping the sales to get the best black Friday deals for you
Plan ahead to get the best black friday deals
If you are looking for Christmas gifts for loved ones, the Black Friday sales can be the perfect time to buy.
Plus, think about the events you have coming up in the next few months, whether you have been invited to a festive party. Or maybe you expect to be working from home during the upcoming year. What outfits will you need? Take this into account when looking at the best black Friday deals. It’s no good buying something if you won’t actually find the right occasion to wear it!
Think about what you will wear now
Don’t buy just because it’s discounted
Common sense, of course, but don’t be tempted to make a purchase just because an item of clothing or pair of shoes is on discount.
Make sure what you choose fits and flatters you, and that it isn’t uncomfortable. Otherwise, your new purchase will simply spend years lurking at the back of your closet.
The best places to find great black Friday deals
Now that you’re thinking strategically about what will suit you, and that you will wear this season, and beyond, below are the best places to shop the Black Friday sales…
Black Friday discounts at Nordstrom
Nordstrom is promising that Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals will include discounts on North Face, Nike, Hunter, Ugg and Tory Burch. But you don’t have to wait. Nordstrom already has discounts of up to 60%.
Classic boots in he black friday sales
A perfect example of a sale purchase which will never date, a classic pair of boots will be something you wear year-upon-year. The Blondo boots (below) are waterproof and have a lug sole.
Blondo Dahlia Waterproof Bootie WAS $149.95, NOW $74.99
If you love a particular designer, the Black Friday sales can be a good time to check if any of their shoes are reduced. The Tory Burch Minnie is a classic style that is released in new colors each season.
Tory Burch Minnie Travel Ballet Flat WAS $248, NOW $94.05
Classic, yet edgy, the Rebecca Minkoff Julian backpack is perfect for travelling or day-to-day errands.
Rebecca Julian Small Chevron Quilted Leather Backpack WAS $298, NOW $199.66
A warm winter coat
If you haven’t yet invested in a warm winter coat, the Bernardo jacket (below) has a tailored waist to flatter your figure and should keep you nice and warm.
Bernardo Hooded Quilted Water Repellent Jacket WAS $180, NOW $74.92
Amazon black friday sale
Sieanear Twist Knot Front Tunic Top WITH 16% OFF, NOW $25.99
The swing top (below) would look great with leggings, and it comes in lots of different colors.
POPYOUNG Swing Tunic Top, WITH 17% OFF, NOW $24.99
Best known for producing classic styles to flatter women who care about their appearance, but don’t want to be a slave to fashion trends, you’ll find plenty of timeless designs on sale this weekend.
The Ann Taylor sale is already on, with an extra 30% off all sale styles.
The High Waist Wide Leg Pants, WAS $129.99, NOW $89.99
If you join the retailer’s loyalty program, you’ll get a heads up on all the Black Friday deals. For now, you’ll find there’s already a sale on, including classic choices like the blazer (below).
By Anthropologie Sweater Blazer WAS $150, NOW $90
One of the beauties of the Boden brand is that it tends not to design clothes and accessories with a focus on trends, but instead creates timeless clothes that you can wear for many seasons.
There are often clearance items on Boden, year round, but you’ll find extra discounts for Black Friday. Currently, the Boden sale has up to 60% off.
Longline Knitted Coatigan, WAS $210, NOW $147
With a focus on classic styling, and bold prints, Chico’s has plenty of its signature styles on discount this Black Friday, with more than 1,000 items in the Chico’s sale.
Rib Knit Blouse Sleeve Pullover WAS $106.45, NOW $74.19
A good option for luxe casual wear, the Club Monaco sale is already on. You could treat yourself to a cashmere sweater.
Long Sleeve Stitch Cashmere Sweater WAS $249, NOW $149
The older sister to Old Navy, Gap still has plenty of stylish tricks up its sleeve. The GAP sale has 50% off outerwear and sweaters.
Rib Polo Midi Dress WAS $79.95, NOW $59.99
J.Crew is expected to offer 50% in its Black Friday sale – but you can already shop some good discounts of 60% off and more. The wool-cashmere coat (below) is a classy, classic option that you can wear year-after-year.
Mirabelle Topcoat In Italian Wool-Cashmere WAS $398, NOW $299.50
Karen Millen often has discounts year round, making it a good place to pick up occasionwear.
Boucle Feather Trim Longline Coat WAS $566, NOW $338
There’s a fantastic deal on at Kate Spade in the run up to Black Friday. The Kate Spade surprise sale is offering discounts on thousands of items.
Zeezee Large Work Tote WAS $358, NOW $215
Croft & Barrow® Popover Corduroy Tunic Shirt, WAS $40, NOW $10.24
A store which doesn’t try to be achingly cool, or on trend, but which still produces some interesting designs each season. The LOFT sale is already on.
Cropped Tweed Jacket WAS $145, NOW $119.99
Macy’s is having a deal of the day in the run-up to and days after Black Friday, and you can already have a look at Black Friday preview specials.
Calvin Klein Hooded Stretch Puffer Coat WAS $315, NOW $125.99
No Black Friday deals as yet, but there is an extra 30% off with the code SALEONSALE.
Boiled Wool Half-Zip Popover Sweater in Buffalo Check WAS $238, NOW $114
Mango can be a great go-to for on-trend clothes to update your wardrobe. Use the code EXTRA30 for purchases over $200.
Oversize quilted coat WAS $149.99, NOW $119.99
best black friday deals at NYDJ
One of the brands especially designed for women over 40, Not Your Daughter’s Jeans (NYDJ) offer classic shapes and styles that fit, flatter and won’t date. NYDJ is already offering a pre-sale for Black Friday.
How about these black bootcut pants, which are likely to go with every top in your closet?
Slim Bootcut Jeans In Long Inseam WAS $129, NOW $109.98
black friday online deals at Old Navy
Old Navy already has a pre-Black Friday sale. Expect more discounts over the Black Friday weekend.
black friday offers at &other stories
& Other Stories has already started its sale with plenty of stylish choices.
Belted Puff Sleeve Midi Dress WAS $129, NOW $64
black friday specials at Saks Fifth Avenue
Another good option for designer discounts, the Saks Fifth Avenue sale has already started in the run up to Black Friday.
Lafayette 148 New York Sleeveless Turtleneck Sweater WAS $498, NOW $298.80
black friday shopping at Shopbop
A good option to look at if you want to look for designer clothes or accessories at a reduction. The SHOPBOP sale is on with some discounts of up to 70%.
Citizens of Humanity Brynn Denim Jacket WAS $419.23, NOW $251.54
early black friday deals: Target
Forget Black Friday itself, Target is running Black Friday deals all month, with different deals each day.
Levi’s® High-Rise Wedgie Straight Cropped Jeans WAS $69.99, NOW $59.49
black friday deals store: Walmart
The Walmart Black Friday sale starts online on November 7.
Not just for your groceries, Walmart is already known for budget fashion options, with pre-Black Friday deals already offering discounts.
Michael Kors Jet Set Travel Dome Crossbody Bag WAS $348, NOW $98.99
What you be buying in the Black Friday sales? Let me know if you find some fabulous Black Friday deals.
shop the item above here:
- Cold Weather Outfits To Keep You Warm AND Stylish
- The Best Winter Coats For Women This Season And How To Choose A Coat
- My Picks From The Nordstrom Fall Sale
Like this post on the best Black Friday deals? Share it on Pinterest!
Want to get more articles from 40+style in your inbox, subscribe here.
Support 40+style by using the links in our articles to shop. As an associate for Amazon and many other brands, we receive a small commission (at no cost to you) on qualifying purchases which enables us to keep creating amazing free content for you. Thanks!