The Best of BLACK FRIDAY 2018 Sales!

- Fashion, Shopping

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! As your cuddled up on the couch (or still waking up from a long, post-meal nap like me), it is time to take advantage of some of the online Black Friday sales happening now! Every year, I like to put together a list of my favorite places to shop, including fashion, beauty, home and general sales. I’m personally excited to shop the Ulta beauty sale (I have a serious addiction to beauty products), but also can’t wait to check out and score some other Black Friday deals.

So here’s my official, best of Black Friday deals of 2018 list. Hope you score the best deals!


Aeropostale | 60 to 70% off of everything!

Asos | 25% off everything! Code: EPIC25

Banana Republic | 50% off regular-priced items! No code needed.

Charlotte Russe | ENTIRE STORE $20 or less – Shop here!

Express | Sale going on right NOW – 50% off everything!

Forever 21 | Extra 50% off clearance items with code EXTRA50. Black Friday Door Busters up to 80% off.

Gap | Black Friday 50% OFF everything! Use code BLKFRIDAY

JCPenney | Many door busters – stores open at 2 p.m. in stores! Black Friday 5 Days of Deals ends on 11/24.

J.Crew | 40% off everything in stores and online with code TOGETHER

Kate Spade | 30% off everything with code GIVECHEER

Kohl’s | Lots of deals going on – limited-time doorbusters, extra 15% off with code JOY and $15 Kohl’s cash for every $50 spent.

Macy’s | Tons of Black Friday deals – only goes through tomorrow! Extra 20% off using code BLKFRI

Madewell | 25% off your entire purchase with code DEALWITHIT

Nordstrom | Up to 60% off now through Monday, November 26

Nordstrom Rack | Take an extra 30% off of clearance (for up to 75% off)!

Old Navy | 50% off ENTIRE PURCHASE!

Shopbop | Use code MORE18 for 15% off orders of $200 or more, 20% off orders of $500 and 25% off orders of $800 or more

Target | Lots of great clothing deals! Sweaters starting at $10, jeans at $15, $10 robes and so much more.



Macy’s | SO many great beauty doorbusters! There are deals for $10 and under, $20 and under and $50 and under! Check them all out.

Sephora | Gift sets starting at $10! Check out the full collection. There will be more gift sets coming out on Black Friday, check out the collection now! And up to 50% off!

Ulta | Black Friday Deals starting at 5 p.m. ONLINE and 6 p.m. in stores on Thanksgiving!



Amazon | TONS of great Black Friday deals going on each and every day. Check them out!

Walmart | Great deals on tech, household goods, toys and more right now! Doors open at 6 p.m.



Bed, Bath & Beyond | TONS of Black Friday deals! Shop while they last!

Pottery Barn | Tons of Black Friday specials! Check them out!

Walmart | Some amazing deals on home, furniture, kitchen and more! Doors open at 6 p.m.

Wayfair | Black Friday BLOWOUT! Up to 80% off.

West Elm | 15% off $100 or more, 20% off $500 or more, 25% off $1,000 or more with code SAVEMORE + extra 40 – 50% Black Friday bonuses!

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- Holidays, Shopping

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- Lifestyle, Outfits

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