If there’s anything that can rouse us from our post-Christmas stupor, it’s the Boxing Day sales – an avalanche of festive bargains for you to blow what’s left of your December pay check on. Whether you’re willing to brave the hordes on Oxford Street, or prefer to shop from the comfort of your living room, here’s some of the best.
Liberty’s in-store sale kicks off on Boxing Day at noon, but truly savvy shoppers can fire up their laptops right now to snap up early bird discounts of around 50 percent. Liberty, Regent St, W1B 5AH. Sale on now.
This one’s started already, but look out for further price slashes and sneaky discount codes as the month progresses. As well as hefty discounts on ASOS’s own line, you can save on high street favourites like Whistles, River Island and French Connection – without having to leave the sofa and brave the outside world. asos.com. Sale on now.
Deck out your flat in some cutting-edge fixtures and fittings at bargain rates courtesy of Heal’s, who’ll be cutting furniture prices by up to 30 percent, and lighting by up to 50 percent. It’s worth making the trip to either of the brand’s London branches, too – they’ll be offering a selection of clearance items at up to 70 percent off, while stocks last. Heal’s, Tottenham Court Rd, W1T 7PJ. Now until Sun Jan 18.
Warehouse’s sale is already in full swing, but keep refreshing that page – more lines will be added after Christmas, with discounts of up to 50 percent on clothing and accessories. Warehouse, 264 Oxford St, W1C 1DP. Sale on now.
The label-packed boutique is offering discounts of up to 50 percent off high-end pieces from names such as Alexander Wang, Carven and Acne. Pop in the code TIMEOUT10 when filling your basket online before December 31 and you’ll receive an extra ten percent off. Aren’t we good to you? Start London, 42-44 Rivington St, EC2A 3QP. Sale on now.
There are more home-based bargains to be had over at SCP, whose sale kicks off online at 9.30am on Boxing Day, before kicking off in store on December 30. You’ll find upholstery, furniture and rug orders slashed by 20 percent, and lighting by 10 percent, but keep an eye out for ex-display items and discontinued lines – they’ll be going for around half the original price. SCP, 135-139 Curtain Rd, EC2A 3BX. From Fri Dec 26.
Browns’ festive sale is a one-stop shop for high-end label lovers. Reductions started online on Christmas Eve and kick off in the South Molton Street boutique on December 27, with up to 50 percent reductions on an impressive clutch of designer gear. We’ve earmarked the 3.1 Phillip Lim metallic backpack, down from £710 to £426. Browns, 24-27 South Molton St, W1K 5RD. Sale on now.
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