It's that time of the year again. The last Thursday of November means turkey and family and backyard football. But hovering over the festivities is the simmering excitement (and sometimes dread) of December. And Black Friday acts as the starting gun to the season's mad shopping race.
But fret not. There are sales, deals, and special holiday events happening in shops large and small throughout the city—many stretching through the weekend. Check out these local shops and start checking names off that gift list.
From Nov 27–29 customers will save 20 percent on We Vibe products, and 25 percent on Fun Factory products.
Look for 50 percent off select footwear, 40 percent off bait apparel, and ten percent off collectable toys.
Elliott Bay Book Company
On Small Business Saturday, Elliot Bay Books will host the third-annual Indies First Day, where the writers themselves will be the booksellers.
Cyber Monday will have a storewide discount of 20 percent off with free domestic standard shipping.
Offering 20 percent off all jewelry and miniature art storewide with free domestic standard shipping for Cyber Monday.
The streetwear brand will open there doors at 9am to unrevealed markdowns on their fall and holiday collections.
The fifty percent off sales runs from 10 am to 2pm, 40 percent off from 2 to 5pm, and 30 percent off from 5pm till close (8pm).
Expect 25 percent off of purchases of $150 and up, 30 percent off of $250 and up, and 35 percent off of $400 purchases.
For Small Business Saturday the store will serve hot apple cider “leaded or unleaded,” and customers can choose a gift from the prize wall with a $100 purchase.
Offering 20 percent off all items storewide all weekend.
The pre–Black Friday sale runs until Thanksgiving Day, with 25 percent off a single purchase.
L’Occitane en Provence
Black Friday exclusive deals include discounted prices for some favorite and popular items storewide.
Offering 20 percent off any item that’s all black.
Select items on sale while the store serves wine for shoppers.
Open at 9am on Black Friday with a whopping 70 percent off select items.
Twenty percent off of children’s clothing and complimentary gift-wrapping.
Evo has already begun marking down all apparel, shoes and accessories by 20 percent. All hard goods, including skate, ski and snowboards are 10 percent off. Sale runs till Nov. 30.
Thirty percent off select clothing.
Pipe and Row
Through Sunday, Nov 29 receive 20 percent off all regular priced merchandise.
Hammer and Awl
From 4–8pm on Black Friday enjoy bites, beverages, and 20 percent off purchases.
On Small Business Saturday from 10am–2pm the online retailer will offer 25 percent off all stock and 50 percent off prototypes in their Queen Anne studio.
U-District’s new vintage clothing retailer Moksha will have a 20 percent off storewide sale for Small Business Saturday.
Fifty percent off of mommy-approved fashion on Black Friday, plus $10 gift cards for every $100 spent.
Scotch and Soda
Starting at 9am on Black Friday, receive 10 percent off of storewide items. Yes, that does include sale pieces!