The biggest Black Friday sales are finally here! You'll find the year's best deals on everything from tech, to mattresses, to fashion finds, toys and kitchen goods. So what's actually worth buying? Experts recommend keeping an eye on overstock categories, as those will experience the biggest markdowns. Think “home goods, gardening and furniture that [retailers] may have not gotten rid of during Labor Day weekend sales. Of course, you can also watch out for “bigger ticket items, such as TVs, too. So pull out that gift list and prepare to save: Here are the best Black Friday deals across the web, from Amazon to Zappos.
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Best Black Friday TV deals
Thinking about a new TV? You're in luck — there are tons on sale all across the 'net. Of course, the best deals — as in, the ones you've been seeing in ads and other promos — are sure to go the fastest. “Stock sells out quickly on the best-priced sets, and there are always a few headline-making deals that get a ton of hype and sell out in minutes,” shares Kristin McGrath, shopping expert with RetailMeNot. Make sure you have the deal you're after bookmarked — you're going to need to move quickly. “Zero in on the 4K TV you want, have some backups and get ready to shop as soon as the Black Friday sale kicks off," McGrath adds. Need some inspo? Keep scrolling for the best Black Friday 2022 TV deals:
Amazon: Save up to 60% on Amazon Fire TVs and 30% on Samsung Frame TVs.
Best Buy:Score a smart TV for as low as $80, and save up to $1,000 on OLED TVs. Craving Samsung? You can get the Neo QLED for up to $700 off.
Samsung: Snap up a new TV starting at just $180, and save up to $1,000 on the mega-popular Frame TV.
Walmart: Grab stellar savings on the retailer's house brand onn., plus Hisense, LG and more. On a budget? There are plenty of excellent TVs under $200.
Best Black Friday headphones and earbuds deals
Whether you're looking to pounce on a stellar Bose pair for less or replace your everyday earbuds with an affordable (yet amazing) pair, now's the time. Expect to see mega deals on Apple products, says McGrath. AirPods Pro, for example, "are still immensely popular, and retailers like Walmart, Amazon, Target and Best Buy will likely offer the lowest price of the year." Keep scrolling for the best Black Friday 2022 deals on headphones and earbuds.
Amazon: Clean up with massive savings on Beats and Bose — and grab the second-gen Airpods Pro on sale!
Walmart: Pick up Sony headphones for a steal, plus excellent earbuds with tons of perfect 5-star reviews starting at just $28.
Best Black Friday kitchen deals
Need a new blender? A set of knives? Pots and pans? There's no better time to get those replacements — or grab a few gifts. Black Friday kitchen sales are coming in hot! One particular item to look out for? KitchenAid mixers. Sure, they're expensive, but Black Friday deals knock the price down to be much more accessible to many shoppers, notes McGrath. Here are the best Black Friday 2022 kitchen deals:
Amazon: Score savings on KitchenAid, Cosori, Henckels, and plenty more of your favorite brands.
Home Depot: Get up to 25% off select kitchen small appliances.
HSN: Score the lowest prices of the season on countertop appliances and organization, and take advantage of five FlexPays sitewide.
Lowe's: Save 20% on KitchenAid mixers, 10% on kitchen cabinets and get great deals. on major appliances too.
Our Place: Pick up the iconic Always Pan on sale for $95, and get up to 30% off other cookware and bundles.
QVC: Get free shipping on all Black Friday sale prices, plus enroll in five EasyPays for your purchase.
Sur la Table: Take up to 60% off Staub, All-Clad, Le Creuset and other iconic cookware brands.
Walmart: Snag savings on Walmart-exclusive brands, like Beautiful by Drew Barrymore and Pioneer Woman, as well as classics like Ninja, Vitamix and more.
Best Black Friday vacuum deals
You want to make sure your space looks spotless prior to having friends or family over for the holidays — and that sputtering old vacuum just won't do. The retailers to keep top of mind? McGrath calls out Wayfair and Overstock as well as Bed Bath & Beyond for incredible deals on home goodies, including vacuums. Without further ado, here are the best Black Friday 2022 vacuum deals:
Amazon: From car vacs to robot vacs, take advantage of discounts on iRobot, Dyson and more.
Bed Bath & Beyond: Get 25% off your purchase, plus score savings on Shark, iRobot, Bissell and more.
Dyson: Get up to a cool $150 off select upright and cordless vacuums; return Dyson.com shoppers can get 20% off sitewide using a personalized code.
Walmart: Score savings on Shark, Tineco, Hoover and many more top-rated brands.
Best Black Friday mattress + bedding deals
Black Friday is when all the major brands offer their biggest markdowns of the year. That doesn't mean you need to buy directly from said brands, though — in fact, Amazon, Walmart and plenty of other retailers have amazing mattress sales, with the heaviest deals leaning towards older models. Keep scrolling for the best Black Friday 2022 mattress and bedding deals:
Amazon: Take advantage of countless deals on big brands and bestsellers, like the Beckham Hotel Collection Pillows (above), weighted blankets, sheets and more.
Allswell: Score 25% off sitewide.
Bear Mattress: Grab an extra 35% off sitewide, plus score over $325 worth of free sleep accessories.
Bed Bath and Beyond: The retailer is offering 25% off your entire purchase.
Birch: Get $400 off any mattress — plus two pillows — with code BLACKFRIDAY400.
Brooklinen: Snag 20% off sitewide.
Buffy: Get 20% off everything, plus up to 35% off on cult favorites, like the Breeze Comforter and Cloud Pillows.
Casper: Score up to $800 off mattresses.
Cozy Earth: Grab 30 to 35% off sitewide on a brand Oprah included in this year's Favorite Things list.
Dreamcloud: Pick up 25% off everything, plus $599 of free sleep essentials.
Nectar: Score 33% off sitewide.
Parachute: Score a very rare 20% off sitewide.
Serta: Get up to $800 off mattresses.
Target: Take up to 20% off mattresses and Threshold flannel sheets, plus $30 off faux shearling comforters.
Tuft & Needle: Save up to $750 on mattresses and 25% off sleep accessories.
Walmart: Score deals on mattresses and bedding from Sealy, Serta, Dearfoams and more.
Wayfair: Pick up a Sealy mattress for up to $400 off, bedroom furniture starting at $99 and bedding up to 70% off.
Best Black Friday fashion deals
Whether you need a couple of new pieces or just want to overhaul your entire closet, Black Friday is the time to grab some new wardrobe staples. "Retailers are still overstocked with pandemic-popular items," says McGrath. That includes plenty of casual clothing, like leggings, sneakers and sweat sets. Don't be fashionably late to the sale party: The most popular sizes and colors will go quick. Here are the best Black Friday 2022 style sales:
Amazon: Score big on Crocs, Under Armour, Columbia, New Balance, Adidas and more stellar brands.
Adidas: Get up to 70% off thousands of sneakers and athletic clothing.
Chico's: Thousands of sale styles are up to 60% off, plus score 25% off your full-priced purchase.
Coach Outlet: Take an extra 25% off sitewide.
Crocs: Grab up to 60% off bestsellers.
Gap: Score a jaw-dropping 40% off your purchase plus an extra 20% off at checkout.
Kohl's: Grab up to 50% off pajamas and 60% off outerwear; nab sweaters from $10 and jeans and pants starting at $20.
Land's End: Get up to 40% off full-price styles with code ORCHID.
Lululemon: Snap up the brand's iconic leggings, sneakers, accessories and more for a Black Friday-low price.
Nike: Enjoy up to 60% off; use code BLACKFRIDAY to get an extra 20% off select styles.
Nordstrom: Score up to 60% off Ugg, Kate Spade, Tory Burch and more, plus clean up on Nordstrom in-house brands, like Zella and Halogen.
Spanx: Get 20% off sitewide on shapewear, leggings, bras, undies and more.
Tory Burch: Grab 30% off select styles, plus up to 50% off select sale items.
Zappos: Score up to 70% off North Face, Adidas and Clarks; up to 60% off Uggs and Skechers and up to 50% off New Balance and Crocs.
Best Black Friday beauty deals
If you want to score that rarely on sale hair dryer (looking at you, Dyson) or a gift set for a loved one, now's the time. Big beauty sales don't come around often, and with Sephora and Ulta both slashing prices left and right, now's the time to grab a few goodies at a steal. Don't try playing the long game — even though some of these deals last through December, the most popular stuff will go well before midnight tonight. Here are the best Black Friday 2022 beauty sales — add to cart before they're gone:
Amazon: Save big on Pura D'Or anti-thinning shampoo, Oral B toothbrushes, Revitalash and more.
Charlotte Tilbury: Enjoy up to 40% off giftable beauty sets.
Sephora: Score up to 50% off, plus grab 25% off select brands as part of the retailer's daily deals.
Ulta: Snag up to 50% off hair, skin and makeup deals, including Lancôme, First Aid Beauty, Clinique, Pureology and more.
When is Black Friday?
What time is Black Friday over?
Many Black Friday sales end at midnight (Amazon's end at 3am ET), but others will extend over the weekend and Cyber Monday and most major retailers also launch new deals on Cyber Monday.
Does Black Friday have deals on everything?
Not everything is on sale for Black Friday, but a lot is. You'll see impressive discounts on items such as air fryers, TVs, vacuums, furniture, sneakers, clothes, electric toothbrushes, makeup and so much more. If there's an item you've been waiting to go on sale, it's most likely to be marked down during Black Friday season.