The Best Black Friday 2009 Steals and Deals

By  November 25, 2009

Black Friday 2009 is almost upon us so prepare to shop ’til you drop. Hit the store’s early to get in on the festive spirit and embrace the major deals and steals. Some of our favorite retailers are offering up sales on everything from cozy cashmere to statement jewels. Chic fashion choices will be available at a hefty discount so stock up on winter essentials and gifts for every stylish relative on your list. So prepare to get out of that Turkey coma and start your holiday shopping asap! Here are some of the best spots to hit up:

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ANN TAYLOR
Black Friday Hours: 9am-12pm
Deals and Specials: Get the early bird special – shop Ann Taylor until 12pm (noon) and receive 40% off your entire purchase. The rest of the weekend get 40% off 1 full-priced item.
Editor’s Note: We recommend going for the cashmere sweaters and gloves and purchasing dazzling baubles for everyone on your list.

OLD NAVY
Black Friday Hours: 3am – midnight
Deals and Specials: Old Navy’s Gobblepalooza starts on Thanksgiving and continues on into Black Friday. Customers who spend over $20 will receive a free Lego Rock Band game while supplies last. Also enjoy 50% off all outerwear, $15 sweater and buy two t-shirts get one free.
Editor’s Note: Keep your loved ones warm and cozy with classic sweaters in merry colors.  These beat that old tacky Christmas sweater your great aunt gave you years ago.

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FRENCH CONNECTION
Black Friday Hours: 8am to 11pm
Deals and Specials: 20% off the entire store 10AM – plus our ‘Black Friday Shopping Rewards’ Drawing (First 50 customers to make a purchase draw for an additional 10-25% off (combined with the 20% storewide discount)
Editor’s Note: Go early to enjoy complimentary mimosas and live holiday music from 8am to 11am!  Stock up on edgy accessories for the girls in your life who have been both naughty and nice.