Research by PwC estimates we will spend £500m more than we did in 2021 – with £8.71 billion total Projected sales during the Black Friday period.
Of course, the trick isn’t to buy with impunity, but to focus on the big-ticket items where the savings will really make a difference.
Beauty and wellness
Every year, beauty fanatics save Charlotte Tilbury’s annual Black Friday dates to their calendar, and for good reason. Over the next two weeks, the beauty guru is whipping up her best-selling beauty collections up to 40% off until November 28, including the cult Magic Cream and Magic Cream light for £120 (though they’re worth over £150). . What’s more, if you spend over £80, you’ll also receive a free gift.
Buy stars: Cryo-Recovery 3-step facial routine (£94.20, charlottetilbury.com)
“The home of facial fitness,” FaceGym prides itself on high-tech beauty tools that train more than 40 facial muscles. Results? The kind of sculpted, lifted, and snatched look that rivals Hadid. For good reason, their most popular carving tools don’t come cheap — which makes 20% off everything their Black Friday sale a godsend.
Buy stars: midi light (£332; facegym.com)
Kiehl’s is one of the world’s most trusted skin care brands. Fans include a whole host of enthusiasts—from dermatologists to influencers—who all praise the brand for its natural ingredients and award-winning formulas. Though it was founded in 1851, holy grail products like rich Crème de Corps body lotion and luxurious anti-aging facial oil mean the brand remains a bestseller 170 years later. See what all the hype is about with 25% off across the site on Black Friday — no discount needed. If you buy two items, the discount goes up to 30%, so browse around.
Buy stars: Midnight Recovery Center (£42.75; kiehls.co.uk)
Having recently arrived in the UK, Sephora continues to make its mark on British soil with its huge Black Friday sale. So far, there’s already 50% off over 250 skincare and makeup classics—from Bobbi Brown to ELEMIS—and we have a strong suspicion that more is to come.
Buy stars: Medik8 C-Tetra® 30ml (£29.25; sephora.co.uk)
Loved by Lily Allen, the sexual wellness brand has up to 60% off its top-rated toys for a limited time only. Founded in Sweden in 2003, the company has been recognized for its leadership in the adult industry. From toe vibrators to orgasmic couple remote control toys, be sure to treat your mind, body, and soul this Black Friday.
Buy stars: Soraya Wave, aka the world’s plushest rabbit sex toy (£172; lelo.com)
Theragun massage devices
Earlier this month, reality TV star Kylie revealed that she’ll be giving away the Therabody Theragun Prime massager to her family and friends this Christmas. “There’s nothing easier to recover at home. It feels great; everyone loves it!” her sister Kourtney Kardashian told Poosh. It’s no wonder the wellness tech company is on a billionaire’s radar – Theragun has built a reputation for its unbeatable deep muscle therapy. Try it for yourself up to £100 off select products for a limited time only.
Buy stars: Therabody Theragun Prime (£179, Therabody.com).
The iconic London store is brimming with fashion, homeware, beauty and more wonders, including delightful discounts of up to 30% this coming weekend. Stock your abode with gorgeous Maison Balzac glassware, Loewe candles, and the House of Hackney lamp shade while prices are reduced for a limited time.
Buy stars: Hay Matin Table Lamp (£150.50; Libertylondon.com)
Le Creuset is the gold standard of kitchenware among delicious mummies, rich single aunties, and TikTok influencers. Yes that’s right, in 2020 classic round plates worth £345 have gone viral on the app, with creators admiring the French brand’s ultra-chic enamelware. If you’re one of the 153 million people who have viewed #LeCreuset TikTok, you’ll be happy to know that there’s up to 40% off on the site through Monday.
Buy stars: Cast Iron Classic Oval Casserole (£199, lecreuset.co.uk)
The secret to becoming a morning person is having a really good coffee maker — trust us. Jump out of bed this winter and into Lavazza’s ultra-premium coffee machines that guarantee delicious, authentic Italian coffee to start your day. For a limited time only, enjoy 50% off A Modo Mio from French lifestyle store La Redoute
Buy stars: Lavazza A Modo Mio SMEG (£124.50; laredoute.co.uk)
Sticking to the theme of the Smeg, curvy Italian home appliances are excellent buys this time of year (honestly, there’s no other type of toaster we’d like to find in our inventory).
Buy stars: Retro Style 4-Slice Toaster (£190; laredoute.co.uk)
If you’re like us, you’ve had a Dyson product on your wish list for years but never bought it. It’s hard to justify the steep price tag — even if the technology behind it warrants it. However, this Black Friday they’re offering up to £100 off their cordless vacuum cleaners for a splurge that’s just under guilt.
Buy stars: Dyson Cyclone V10 Absolute (£329; dyson.co.uk)
Neum has a somewhat unmissable Black Friday sale with a whopping 25% off premium aromatherapy candles, which all feature high-quality, natural essential oils. You will also receive a FREE £39 worth of reed diffuser if you spend over £40.
Buy stars: Bliss Complete Scented Candle (£48;neoorganics.com)
Recognized by supermodels like Bella Hadid, Alva Claire and Kaia Gerber, Peachy Den has become a cult label among the Gen Z fashion set. Founded in 2019, the brand rose to prominence in London during lockdown thanks to its gorgeous Kernel jumpsuit. Since then its presence has grown globally with a slew of other viral hits.
From November 21-28, check out their website for an archive sale of Luella’s beloved T-shirt and Cleo pants.
Buy stars: Kernell suit (£80; peachyden.co.uk)
For the first time ever, the Spanish jewelry brand will be offering a 40% discount on its site from Thursday onwards. If you’ve been eyeing one of their plastic creations (loved by Dua Lipa, Self-Esteem and Miley Cyrus), now’s the time to tune in to one.
Buy stars: My Ex-Wife’s Funeral (£62; lamanso. shop)
Although many designer brands don’t do Black Friday — luckily for us, retailers do. MATCHES is offering 25% off select products, which include items from Chopova Lowena, Christopher Kane, Jacquemus, and more. Use code 25MF to claim the discount.
Buy stars: Paco Rabanne 1969 chainmail shoulder bag (£840; matchfashion.com)
Another online retailer offering your favorite designer tools at discount prices is Flannels, which has a site wide deal worth £100 off when you spend £500. This means notoriously bad-selling brands like Balenciaga and YSL can snag a rare £100 discount, which is pretty much unprecedented. Offer ends November 30th.
Buy stars: YSL’s Hobo Calfskin Bag (£1,655; flannels.com)