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2012 November 20

Deals and Steals: The Top 65 Black Friday Markdowns

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(NEW YORK) First things first: the giveaways! We're talking gratis fitness classes, big buck shopping sprees, and gift cards galore. This year's Black Friday bonanza is gearing up to be bigger and better than ever, cheris, with discounts up to 90 percent off. (Hurray!) You might want to take notes...

AG Adriano Goldschmied: 50 percent off men's and women's denim on 11/23 to 11/25.

Alejandro Ingelmo: Up to 40 percent savings on footwear for men and women on 11/23.

AllSaints: Snag a 20 percent discount online and in stores on select womenswear and menswear from 11/22 to 11/25.

Ann Taylor: Bring out your party shoes! On Black Friday, from midnight until 6 a.m., the Rock Center NYC outpost will be serving up light bites and mimosas to the sounds of an in-house DJ. Expect a raffle every hour for big wins, like a $1,000 shopping spree, on 11/23.

Athleta: In store giveaways! Think free fitness classes and personal shoppers on 11/23.

Auden: 30 percent off jewelry with free ground shipping. Type promo code AUDEN30 on 11/23 to 11/26.

Beauty Bar: Spend $50 online and you'll receive a Philosophy gift with your purchase. Just type in promo code BBGWPBF on 11/23.

Ben Sherman: 40 percent off select styles on 11/22 to 11/26.

Bird: One day only! All in-store merch will be marked down 15 percent on 11/23.

Bliss: Up to 50 percent savings on select luxury items. Also, save 30 percent on Bliss and Remede bundles and sets, and 20 percent on a selection of Bliss, Remede, and Elemis products on 11/23 to 11/27. Plus! If you live near a Bliss spa location, pop over on 11/23 for free (!) manicures, pedicures, and foot massages while shopping eBay's best on your smartphone or tablet. 

Brulee: 40 percent off lingerie and lounge online only. Use promo code IHEARTBRULEE until 11/25.

By Joy Gryson: 25 percent discounts in stores from 11/23 to 11/25 and online on Black Friday.  

C. Wonder: Score 25 percent off all online purchases on 11/23, plus 25 percent off purchases of $100 or more on 11/24 to 11/26; in-store,"Midnight Madness" will ensue from midnight-8 a.m., including an additional 50 percent off all sale items. 

Up to 80 percent markdowns online for men's and women's sweaters on 11/22 to 11/26.

Charm and Chain: 25 percent off online purchases on 11/23.

Clarks: 20 percent off your entire purchase on 11/23.

Comptoir des Cotonniers: Fall 2012 womenswear and accessories--excluding holiday and specialty items--are up for grabs at a 30 percent discount from 11/23 to 11/26. 

Converse: Items featured in this year's Converse Gift Guide are 25 percent off the marked price from 11/23 to 11/26. Expect 300 plus styles of shoes, accessories, and clothes for men, women, and children. 

Cynthia Vincent: 20 percent off full price merch, with an additional 20 percent off sale items from home and accessories to ready-to-wear on 11/21 to 11/26. Free online shopping when you type in the promo code THANKS.

DKNY: 30 percent off men's and women's sale items, which are currently slashed 40 percent.  5 percent of DKNY's Black Friday in-store and online sales will benefit the Mayor's Fund to Advance New York City on behalf of Fashion for Sandy Relief. 

Duo: 25 percent off full price merch with special Black Friday racks dangling pricetags at $50 or less from 11/23 to 11/25.

Earnest Sewn: 25 percent off all denim from 11/23 to 11/26.

Edun: 30 percent savings sitewide on 11/23.

Efva Attling: 15 percent off fine jewelry on 11/23.

Erin Fetherston: 35 percent of sitewide on 11/23.

Forever 21: The already absurdly cheap retailer has slashed prices even further; nab select handbags for a paltry two bucks, women's jeans for $10, and jewelry for $4 on 11/23. 

Gant: 40 percent off Pre-Fall and Fall 2012 from GANT, GANT by Michael Bastian, and GANT Rugger on 11/23 to 12/3.

Gents: Online only! Free customization and monogramming when you build a luxury cap on 11/26.

Grey Era: Storewide sale! 20 percent off all products on 11/23 to 11/26.

Guess: 30 percent off store and online merch (minus watches) and 50 percent off select items on 11/23.

H&M: Doors open at midnight on Thanksgiving. The first 100 early birds in line will receive scratch-off coupons with savings up to $300. Women's Fall 2012 sweaters and dresses will be priced as low as $5; men's trousers will start at $10 on 11/23.

Hanky Panky:
Online only! 40 percent off collegiate wear, and 70 percent off zodiac thongs. Boy shorts will be marked two for $35. And new customers will receive $10 off when they sign up for the Hanky Panky newsletter on 11/22 to 11/26.

Henri Bendel: $25 splurge cards all day, plus a freebie with purchases over $150 while supplies last. And from 11 a.m. to close, you can save $25 off $100; from 9 to 11 a.m., save 20 percent off cosmetics, 30 percent off jewelry, and 40 percent off handbags on 11/23.

Home Shopping Nework (HSN): Up to 50 percent markdowns online for select styles of handbags, jewelry, and faux fur on 11/23 to 11/26.

I Like What You're Wearing: Score 20 percent off all merch from a roster of fresh design talents with promo code Turkey2012; plus, free shipping from 11/23 to 11/26. 

I Love Jewelry Auctions: Online only! Up to 50 percent off all jewelry on ILJA's Facebook page. And if you enter promo code FrontRow30 (that's us!) at, you'll receive 30 percent off all merch from 12 a.m. on 11/23 until midnight on 11/26.

Jack Spade: 20 percent off men's nylon bags on 11/23.

Lacoste: 20 percent off all merchandise on11/23 to 11/26.

Online only sale. 15 percent off handbags and wallets with promo code FAN15 on 11/23.

Les Nouvelles: Up to 50 percent off women's ready-to-wear, shoes, handbags, and accessories online on 11/22 to 11/26.

Mackage: 25 to 50 percent off online; 25 to 30 percent off in stores on 11/23 to 11/26.

Melissa Joy Manning: 25 percent savings sitewide on 11/26. (Exclusions may apply.)

Milly: 20 percent off all full price and sale merch. Type in promo code HOLIDAY2012 for free shipping online 11/22 to 11/27.

Monika Chiang:
On 11/23, get 40 percent off select merch at L.A. and NYC outposts, served up with free mimosas. 

50 percent off new arrivals online at on 11/26 with promo code CYBER50. 

Opening Ceremony:
30 to 40 percent savings on select items. Free shipping for online shoppers for domestic orders over $250 on 11/23. 

Osklen: 30 to 60 percent discounts on men's and women's apparel and accessories until 11/25.

Perry Ellis: Free shipping and 40 percent off your entire order online on 11/23.

Rebecca Taylor: Bring mom along for your Black Friday retail therapy to score a gratis softer-than-soft tissue T with purchase, from 11/23 to 11/25. 

Saks Fifth Avenue:
Up to 50 percent off cold weather duds for men and women. Sale items are an additional 50 percent off. You'll take home a $25 Saks gift card if you spend $100 or more in cosmetics or fragrances.

20 to 50 percent off Fall 2012 womenswear, menswear, handbags, and shoes on until 11/26.

Scoop NYC: 25 percent off entire purchases in stores on 11/23.

Showroom Seven: Up to 90 percent markdowns on clothing and accessories from brands like Erickson Beamon, Imitation, and Issa London in NYC's Showroom Seven studio until 12/21. (Cocktails from 5 to 7 p.m.)

Steven Alan: 40 percent off select Pre-Fall and Fall 2012 on 11/23.

Swarovski Crystallized: 30 percent markdowns on select designer collections including Dannijo, Philippe Ferrandis, and Martine Wester on 11/23 to 11/25.

StyleMint: Up to 60 percent off your entire order on 11/23.

Ted Baker London: 30 percent off online and in NYC locations on 11/23 to 11/26.

Up to 60 percent off deals on Pre-Fall and Fall 2012 women's ready-to-wear and shoes on 11/23 to 11/25.

Topshop: 30 percent off select goods, plus spend $30 to get $10 off; $50 for $20 off; and $100 for $50 off. Also, if you spend more than $10, you'll be gifted a pair of mittens while supplies last on 11/23. (Pst! The first 200 customers in line will receive gift cards!)

Tracy Reese
: 20 percent off all sale items in stores and online on 11/22 to 11/25.

Trina Turk: 20 to 50 percent off womenswear, menswear, jewelry, and handbags. All outerwear is an additional 20 percent off on 11/23 to 11/26.

United Colors of Benetton: 20 percent off womenswear, menswear, and accessories until 11/25.

United Nude: Up to 30 percent off Fall 2012 in stores and online on 11/23 to 11/26.

Yeohlee: 40 percent off womenswear, handbags, scarves, shoes, and jewelry on 11/23 to 11/25.

Yummie by Heather Thomson: 30 percent off your entire purchase on 11/23 to 11/26.

Zimmermann: 25 percent off Fall 2012 ready-to-wear in stores and online on 11/23 to 11/25.

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