Sales Schedules - When to Shop for Clothes to Save Big

Thanks Google Images!

I try to never pay full price for clothing. I have found that everything goes on sale at some point, so I try really hard to wait for the sales. It takes planning, but by knowing the sales schedules, I can shop for clothes knowing I am getting great deals.

In January, there are of course the post-holiday sales, which are always great. However January is typically when stores have white sales (linens and towels). Winter apparel and accessories also go on sale during January. February will bring deeper discounts on winter apparel, so that the stores can make room for the spring items coming in.

In March spring apparel and accessories are usually on sale. April brings more sales on spring apparel as well as clearance sales of winter coats, hats and mittens. May brings another white sale.

In the month of June summer apparel and accessories go on sale. In July sportswear is usually on sale. August brings another white sale, as well as discounts on bathing suits. September brings "Back to School" sales on all sorts of apparel. You will also find deep discounts on summer apparel.

October will bring sales on fall apparel. In November you will find winter apparel and accessories on sale. Fall apparel will be going on clearance. December will bring larger discounts on fall apparel as well as sales on holiday attire.

When shopping for clothing, planning ahead is the key to saving the most money. This usually means never buying anything in season. Buy your winter clothes in May and your summer clothes in November. This can be tricky at times with children, because you never know how fast they will grow, but for adults this should be fairly easy to do.

You should also take advantage of holiday sales. Presidents Day sales are usually a great time to purchase winter clothing. Memorial Day is a great time to purchase spring items. Labor Day you will find great sales on summer apparel. After Thanksgiving Day sales will give you even greater deals on fall apparel. Combining the usual holiday sales with the regular sales schedule will give you an even bigger discount on clothing.

By following the above sales schedule and purchasing items off season, I rarely have to pay full price for clothing. This has saved me hundreds, if not thousands of dollars over the years, and hopefully it will save you money as well.

More by this Author


Comments 24 comments

glassvisage profile image

glassvisage 9 years ago from Northern California

A wonderful hub! I hate to pay full price as well... I find that clearances at Macy's can be especially great, for dresses in particular!


bloodylipstick 7 years ago from San Antonio, TX

this all makes sense....for regions that actually get all 4 seasons. i live in central texas where items like flip flops, shorts, short sleeved shirts, etc are available all year round. stores around here rarely sell items that are truly season specific. yes, they have hoodies and the occasional coat, but do you have any tips for someone down south and when our sales would run??


asfasef 7 years ago

Women's Lacoste on sale

Men's Lacoste Carnaby Shoes gold price

Lacoste Radiate Croc Shoes

Lacoste ZEPHER MR2 on sale


tsabcfscdkkid 6 years ago


vczfscuudsdk 6 years ago

Celebrating Black Suede a one night only performance by the legendary Nas, Stussy alongside Japanese contemporary brand NexusVII will be dropping a set of black ugg slipper 1647 collabo tees featuring the iconic New York MC in a similar fashion to the previous Stussy joints that dropped sometime back. The show will take black ugg slipper 1651 place at ZEPP Tokyo on December 12th, 2008 while the limited edition tees go on black ugg slipper 1638 sale December 9th.


vczawqerfsdsdk 6 years ago


vczawqerfsdsdk 6 years ago

I said yesterday that we ran out of wallpapers… well our users keep sending them in… If you would like to contribute to Black ugg cardyclassic boots Kick-Fiend.com with unique news or goodies… just email me

Click Here classic gray uggs cardy To Dowload Large Image


guyumkjgaqwd 6 years ago

Active has teamed up with DunkxChange to celebrate the sneaker trade show’s 3rd Anniversary this weekend in a two day affair. On Saturday, July 26th, Active will host Active’s harmonious colours Got Sole which is a five hour long party to celebrate 3 strong years of the DunkxChange. There attendees can enjoy live music, drinks, and free 5819 BBQ courtesy AUSTRALIA of Whole Foods.

The next day, Sunday, July 27th, the DunkxChange will take place at The Hope in Lakewood from 1-6PM. Presale tickets are Australia Boots available at Active El Segundo for $8 or you can pony up a little extra at the door for $10 entrance fee. Like all DunkxChange events, it is an all ages event. Check out the Halendi Sandal UGG full flyers after the jump.


tyuiwdfguweud 6 years ago

SOPHNET. and Visvim link up for another seasonal release on Visvim’s popular Logan model. Two Classic Cardy Boots colorways have been created featuring full suede uppers and a side-zip for easy entry. A Cheap blue ugg cardyclassic boots nice little touch is the modified SOPHNET. tab on the heel as opposed to the usual Visvim logo. Available now at UCS.


guyumzaqwswd 6 years ago


tsjjdfscdkkid 6 years ago

South African Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk will on Friday launch a 2010 Visitor Information Center classic ugg cardy boots (VIC) in Polokwane of Limpopo Province that will ensure tourists arriving in the city for the 2010 FIFA World Cup get the best advice and information.

“The primary objective of the VIC project is to effectively address the tourism needs of visitors expected to converge in the five host cities in cheap ugg classic cardy 2010 and beyond,” said the Deep-RosyBrown ugg classic cardy boots department in a statement.

In July this year, the first three VICs were launched in the Eastern Cape. The three centers are based at the Port Elizabeth Airport, the Halendi Sandal UGG lighthouse facility at the Donkin Reserve and the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World.

The one-stop shops will supply tourists Classic Cardy 5819 with information on a wide range of services, including reservations, accommodation, tours, vehicle hire, entertainment, adventure and travel tips.

Visitors to the center will b...


baassdedsed 6 years ago

blue ugg boots Classic UGG 5819 Cardy Boots AUSTRALIA


vczagfdgsdsdk 6 years ago

Who killed Laura Palmer?In 1990, I was totally obsessed with David Lynch’s show Twin Peaks. Set in the eerie fictional town of Twin Peaks, Wash., it reebok jerseys starred Kyle MacLachlan, who might be more familiar to you youngsters as Trey on Sex and the City and Orson on Desperate Housewives. He played Dale Cooper, an FBI special agent with a yen for homemade cherry pie, who was investigating the murder of local Queen Bee teen Laura Palmer. In addition to football jerseys a naked dead girl wrapped in plastic, the town featured pleasures and oddities such as “damn fine coffee” (when there wasn’t a mysterious fish in the coffee pot), a lady with a pet log, a dancing dwarf and a pre-X-Files David Duchovny as a transvestite DEA agent.Special agent Cooper ponders Laura Palmer’s fashion sports jerseys killer and cherry pie. Not necessarily in that order.The character who has really stuck with me all these years is naughty high-school girl Audrey Horne, glamorously played by red-lipsticked Sherilyn Fenn in tight sweaters, plaid skirts and saddle shoes. She was a style icon, there’s no doubt about it.Audrey ponders Laura Palmer’s killer and Dale Cooper. Not necessarily in that order.Photo from The Cultural BlindspotAudrey was the daughter of ...


tsaddfscdkkid 6 years ago


goxccvwetxd 6 years ago

A look into Gucci’s 2009 spring collection of footwear unveils some new updated designs of their own Native American-inspired sneaker as well as Ugg Womens Classic Short Boots 5831 In Sand some White Ugg Classic Cardy more conservative styles. Ugg Boots 5819 Classic Cardy Rose ?ugg 5819 rose Next year’s collection sees the high-top style updated with patent leather and skirt while other models include patent loafers and traditional lace-ups.

Source: men.style.com


oqqiersdjffkscncv 6 years ago


oqqiersdjffkscncv 6 years ago

Left to your own interpretation and stylings, Berlin’s Bless and their approach to fashion is an innovative one as they frequently present garments with no distinct gender-focus. As they put it, “the australia ugg eternal Bless way: the pronounced unimportance of gender difference.” Their Bless Drieks Jacket features a layered construction with a large net scoop at the front of discount ugg classic cardy the jacket which goes beyond your classic moss uggs cardy typical hooded offerings. Two different colors are available in cheap UGG sandal gray and black via Opening Ceremony.


baabcdedkkid 6 years ago

United Front’s Matt George has always had 09 Ugg Boots a penchant for stunning build-outs. Despite an age where retail architecture seems at a pinnacle, many stores have often elected to harmonious colours go the Ikea route in outfitting their stores with cookie cutter fixtures and shelving. Matt George’s personal love of retail development is best seen in Black ugg classic boots an upcoming photography exhibition detailing the build-out of Gray ugg classic boots durable Women's UGG Stussy’s latest store located in Vancouver, British Columbia. A website has been launched as well as an in-store exhibition which will take place upon the store’s completion all pertaining to the start to finish process of Stussy Vancouver.


tedsdfscdkkid 6 years ago

blue classic cardy boots To complete the series of three nylon Dunks that resemble the Vandal Supremes is a pair dressed in gold/black - opposite of the Black/Gold Nylon Dunks we posted just yesterday. Boot khaki Though this is not an original colorway discount ugg of the Vandals, we still approve. Word on Classic Mini UGG the street is a July release - stay tuned for more details. Pics thanks to Streetlocal 404.

Gold/Black Nylon Dunks


twsctuklouud 6 years ago

The Neiman Marcus Last Call Clearance Sale is in its early days, and yes, I Pull-Up suggest you get in there early and grab it while you can. Sizes are limited, of course, so you’d better hurry!

I love these Pedro Garcia Men's Classic Timberalnd/ Casual Series/Black low-heeled peep-toe gold pumps with crystal detailing, now $149 (down from $425):

These adorable Tapeet satin Mary Janes have always been one of my favorites, and now they’re on sale, $114, down from $360: 

I’ve coveted these Loeffler Randall metallic silver distressed leather flats all season long, and now they’re finally on sale, $126 down from $360, but alas, only in a size 8:


ovgdsdsdlss 6 years ago

We already previewed several of the models cardy ugg boots uk that are part of Nike SB’s January 2009 Collection including the Nike Dunk High Pro SB - blue ugg classic boots Twin Peaks, the Nike SB - January 2009 Collection


godcdseddxd 6 years ago

We posted Sheepskin Ugg Boots briefly a while back on Kevin Durant’s first signature shoe when all we had were drawings of them. Since then Nike has released the shoe and here we Ugg classic Cardy Purple 5819 Boots feature the Nike Zoom KD1 - Home Colorway. They feature a two faced construction as the instep side of each shoe sports a gradient-like design as it goes from orange all the way to blue. features a white design. That UGG Womens Classic Cardy Boot has to be the highlight of the shoe and a definite selling point.

.gallery {margin: auto;}.gallery-item {float: left;margin-top: 10px;text-align: center;width: 50%;}.gallery img {border: 2px solid #cfcfcf;}.gallery-caption {margin-left: 0;}


oqqiersdjffkscncv 6 years ago

Manolo ugg boots says, the Manolo has had the family emergency this week, and so he is presenting to you this ugg boots classic Express of the Washington Post column from more than two years ago. Please enjoy.

Dear Manolo,

I just woke up this morning and realized that I’m middle aged. Can you recommend something that will make me feel young again, without seeming too ridiculous?

Your devoted fan,

Margaret

Manolo says, the Manolo has ugg boots only the two words…Kork-Ease!

Yes, now you are firmly in the age of the middle, with the teenaged kids and the mortgage, but put the Kork-Ease upon your feets and suddenly you are transported back to your youthful triumph as the unofficial “Disco Queen of Topeka, Kansas”, when you and the very hot Bob Beiderman tore up the dance floor with your original interpretation of the Hustle.

Oh how cheap ugg boots the Bob, he could shake his groove thing!

Yes, now he is the balding John Deere salesman with the pot belly and the Buick Riviera, but then he was the hottest young stud to ever put on the white polyester pants, the shiny black shirt and the gold chains. Why the hair...


herve leger bandage 6 years ago

We sell herve leger bandage, and we inspect every pieces of herve leger dress carefully and quote you our lowest price only in view of our long-term cooperation.

    Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account.

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No HTML is allowed in comments, but URLs will be hyperlinked. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites.


    Click to Rate This Article
    working