Extend the Christmas cheer by enjoying huge savings on Boxing Day. Go on. Treat yourself.
In many parts of the world, Boxing Day is the biggest sale day of the year. Shopping centers, big brands and independent retailers slash their prices to get rid of stock. While it will never come close to Black Friday, many retailers will drop those price tags on Dec. 26. Be prepared and get in quick – you WILL have competition.
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Where to shop the Boxing Day sales
Not sure where to start? Here are some of the biggest retail names in the US:
For an urban vibe and effortless attitude, Urban Outfitters delivers. Fashion items for men and women are on trend, up to date and youthful. And the accessories and homewares sections allow the fashionable to design their environment to suit their look.
Nordstrom is a luxury retailer that stocks hundreds of upscale international brands and partners with an e-commerce giant to deliver all over the world.
Century 21 is a department store that stocks fashion, footwear, bedding, housewares, jewelry, beauty products and electronics. Big-name labels include Fendi, Chloe, Lanvin and Godinger, just to name few.
Victoria’s Secret is America’s sexiest label for lingerie, sleepwear, sportswear and more.
Neiman Marcus is an American luxury department store offering an upscale line of homewares, fashion and accessories for men, women and children.
Barney’s New York is a permanent fixture in the fashion world of the Big Apple. The department store caters for the whole family with luxury international labels for clothing, shoes, accessories and homewares.
J. Crew is a retail powerhouse – producing fashion, accessories, shoes and bags for men, women and children. J. Crew CEO Jenna Lyons is known as ‘the woman who dresses America’.
Design heavyweights like Chloe, Marc for Marc Jacobs, Frye, Bottega Veneta, Jimmy Choo, Vera Wang, Balenciaga, Diane Von Furstenburg and Miu Miu grace the (virtual) shelves at Bluefly. The site set the online fashion world alight when it launched in 1998. Bluefly is now a leading online retailer.
According to Bloomingdales, the store is ‘America’s only nationwide, upscale, full-line department store’. Bloomingdales is the luxury division of Macy’s, selling clothes, shoes, jewelry, accessories and homewares.
Barnes and Noble has long been a family favorite, trading in that ever ecstatic delight: the joy of reading. Lovers of the written word can also invest in the company’s rival Kindle product: the Nook, and download e-books instantly from the online store.
Macy’s is a household name, and the department store is the ‘go to’ place for families when it comes to fashion, accessories, beauty products and items for the home.
Saks Fifth Avenue
The iconic Saks Fifth Avenue is known the world over for its careful selection: mixing classic labels and designs with the freshest looks from the runway.
Sears is a top shopping destination for a merry Christmas (and a very happy Boxing Day). Shop for clothes, electronics, accessories, housewares, appliances, exercise wear, outdoor products and more.
Shopping online is a great way to get to the bargains first on Boxing Day. Often, stores will offer online shoppers exclusive deals and promotions. It also means you don’t need to get out of your pajamas, drive to the shopping center or brave the crowds to get your shopping done. A big plus on Boxing Day.
Feature image: Macy’s