The pre-Christmas sales are in full swing and there are some blockbuster bargains available – especially among High Street clothing retailers.
Some outlets are slashing 70 per cent off items in a bid to shift stock that has stayed on the shelves because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Hidden discounts are appearing in many online stores and there are even better savings to be obtained directly from the manufacturers.
Many of the best deals are reserved for the days leading up to Black Friday rather than the big discount event itself – with more offers hitting stores and websites on Cyber Monday.
It all adds up to some fantastic bargains to boost a Christmas shopping spree – or a chance to replenish your own wardrobe in readiness for the end of lockdown.
Here are some of the best deals around now:
The sportswear giant has a mountain of deals available on its own website. Money-saving offers can be picked up on its own dedicated deals page .
Products discounted include trainers, football boots, jackets, hoodies, gilets, shirts, shorts, baseball caps, fleeces, trousers, vests, tights, tops and pants – will several extra Black Friday savings.
Both male and female items are included and there is also a wide selection of children’s gear and footwear.
There are savings of up to £50 on best-selling Nike Air Max trainers and more than £30 on selected hoodies.
The sports goods favourite has its own Black Friday offers – but there are many other money-saving deals available directly.
Check out the firm’s range of discounted products here sale page for menswear, or sales page for womenswear.
Great deals are available on shoes, trainers, training gear, hoodies, t-shirts, leggings, track pants, jackets, football boots, bags and more.
An adidas crew neck outline sweatshirt for men has been slashed to less than half-price from £74.95 to £37.48, while it ladies’ Stadion jacket is selling at £79.97 – down from £159.95.
The fashion brand is offering up to 50 per cent off men’s and women’s gear on its Black Friday discount site.
A Canadian down Parka jacket for women is down by 50 per cent from £250 to £125, while an active Studio hoodie is £28 from £55.
Superdry performance reflective leggings are available at £30 – half price.
Great savings for men include a cortex down jacket reduced to £70 from £139.99, and a Heavy Weather Parka (available in three colours) at £65 instead of pre-sale £129.99.
Other offers are available on t-shirts, footwear, jumpers, trousers and accessories.
The fashion brand promises 80 per cent off everything and customers signing up to its Black Friday notification service stand a chance of winning £2,000 in a prize draw.
Men’s high street fashion brand Topman, which has outlets across Birmingham and the West Midlands, is offering great deals across its whole range, wit great savings on jeans.
A Buy One, Get One Half Price offer is available on jeans, knitwear and winter accessories.
Up to 30 per cent savings are available on other wardrobe add-ons to complete the discount offering.
Discounts of up to 20 per cent are available in the Topshop Black Friday Countdown event on winter coats and knitwear – but the deal is set to end soon.
Many of the main high street supermarkets, which are open for business are also tempting shoppers with clothing deals to shift items from the shelves – so there are plenty of bargains to be snapped up.
Shopping experts advise bargain hunters to keep on eye on the websites and communication channels of their favourite brands and stores to make sure they are first to get the best deals.