Frugal Friday - 30th November
This week's bargains and discounts include 30% off everything at BHS, Debenhams and Dorothy Perkins, 25% off at H&M, a free £20 voucher when you buy a real Christmas tree for £25 at Ikea this Saturday and season 1 of Games of Thrones for £14.99!
Welcome to this week's Frugal Friday.
Fashion and homeware sales and discounts
- Argos (free £10 or £5 voucher when you spend £100, or £50 before 8th Dec)
- Asos (up to 25% off Asos Collection)
- A-Wear (25% off partywear)
- Banana Republic (15% off when you sign up for newsletter)
- Barratts (30% off everything with code XMAS)
- BHS (up to 30% off everything)
- Boohoo (15% off footwear and dresses PARTY15, ends this Sunday)
- Build-a-Bear (£3 off a £15 spend with this voucher, ends 16th December)
- Burton (extra 10% off sale ends midnight today, also 12 Deals of Christmas ongoing)
- Clarks (30% off Mary Portas with code)
- Debenhams (up to 30% off in every department, 10% off beauty/fragrance)
- Dorothy Perkins (up to 30% off everything)
- Evans (up to 30% off everything)
- FCUK (use code STYLIST30 for 30% off, ends this Saturday)
- Gap (15% off when you sign up for newsletter)
- John Lewis (Price Match promotion so expect up to 30% off)
- Jones (up to 50% off in sale)
- Karen Millen (20% off footwear and accessories with code COMPLETELOOK and 20% off coats with COATPROMO1)
- La Redoute (end of season sale with up to 50% off)
- Laura Ashley (30% off everything)
- Marks & Spencer (20% off knitted jumpers, cardigans and dresses)
- Miss Selfridge (25% off winter warmers)
- Monsoon (20% off via VoucherCodes, ends 2nd December)
- Motel Rocks (15% off orders with MVC code MVCMOTELDEAL, ends 31st December)
- New Look (up to half-price shoes and bags, plus code/voucher in More magazine for £10 off £40 spend)
- Republic (half-price shoes and free delivery)
- Sainsbury’s Clothing (25% off Tu in-store)
- Tesco Clothing (20% off clothes with XMASCRACKER, ends 3rd December)
- Tesco Direct (get £5 off home, cook & dine orders over £30 with code TD-HMWX)
- ToysRUs (up to 60% off)
- Urban Outfitters (use code MERRY20 for 20% off)
- Very (up to 50% off party time, half-price jewellery/watches).
- Wallis (30% off everything with free delivery via MVC, ends 1st December)
- Warehouse (25% off full price with code XMASGIFT)
Pucker up for these deals on all your beauty must-haves:
- Shop at LookFantastic and get 15% off and free delivery with MVC code LFMVCXMAS, ends 2nd December.
- New codes for Feel Unique save you £2.50 on a £30 spend (use code 30PIXIES), £5 on a £50 spend (use code 50SPRITES) and £10 on an £80 spend (80ELVES). All codes expire 3rd December.
- Save 10% in the countdown to Christmas at Benefit on these items including the California Kissin' smile brightening lip shine, now £12.60 (was £14).
- Make the most of the big discounts at The Body Shop with an impressive 50% off when you spend £40 (code WISE1), 40% off any spend excluding pre-packed gifts (code WISE2), or 30% off pre-packed gifts (code WISE3).
- Enjoy triple points when you spend £30 in-store, or £60 online at Boots and look out for better than half-price No7 beauty sets, the Star Gift of the week - a Mark Hill Girls Night Out Hairdryer Gift Set for £30 (RRP £65) - as well as the usual three for two gifts and toys.
- You can still save £10 on a £50 spend at Superdrug with code GIFTGUIDE12, ends Tuesday 4th December.
Books & Games
Browse through the top deals for bookworms:
- The book deals of the week at Amazon – all with at least 55% off – include Fifty Sheds of Grey by C.T. Grey for £4.30 (RRP £9.99) and The Signal and the Noise by Nate Silver for £11.25 (RRP £25).
- If you’re looking for Christmas books for the little ones, the charmingly titled The Dinosaur That Pooped Christmas by Tom Fletcher, Dougie Poynter and Garry Parsons is £4.05 (RRP £6.99) and Third Wheel, the latest brilliantly funny book in Jeff Kinney’s bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series by is £5 (RRP £12.99), both at Amazon.
- And if you catch any bargains at The Book People (you can currently save 60% on calendars and annuals) you can use MVC code AFBETHLEHEM for free delivery when you spend at least £15 (expires 15th December).
Check out the best buys for gamers:
- For the PC/Mac, Football Manager 2013 is cheapest at TheHut.com costing only £19.49 (RRP £34.99) and you can play scary assassin Agent 47 in Hitman Absolution, costing £22.85 (RRP £34.99) at Simply Games.
- For the Xbox, Rayman Origins is only £9.91 (RRP £49.99) at PC World but this isn’t available for home delivery so you’ll have to click and collect instead.
- And for Xbox Kinect, Harry Potter is £27.95 (RRP £39.99) at Zavvi. If you want another Kinect game, Dragon Ball Z is £14.95 (RRP £29.99).
Best buy DVDs and boxsets
Check out the deals below for some great deals on new and classic films and box sets.
Reduction from RRP
Freebies, coupons and comps
- Get ready for the mistletoe with a free Blistex Daily Lip Conditioner (1,000 available) and move quickly because you need to enter your details by the end of play today.
- If you miss out on that, you can try to bag a Revlon treat in its Lip Butter Sweet Boutique Give-away. There’s 100 to give every day until 4th December from 8am-11am.
- Like Jergens UK on Facebook and enter the competition to win £500-worth of fashion gift vouchers and Jergens moisturisers – and just for entering you will get a discount voucher for £1 off (expires 14th December).
- Also on Facebook, Batiste Dry Shampoo is giving away 500 beautyuk red lipsticks until 15th January 2013. You get 25% off at beautyuk for entering too.
- Fill in your details here for a voucher saving you £1 on any item from the Nivea Body Basics range.
Offer of the week
Buy a real Christmas tree for £25 from your local Ikea this Saturday 1st December, or the following Saturday 8th December and you’ll get a £20 voucher at the till with no minimum spend required. Ikea says it will also provide a tree recycling service from 6th-13th January 2013. Only one tree per household.
Mobile phone deal of the week
This week’s deal is £36 per month but this time for Samsung Galaxy s3 LTE. Sign up with T-Mobile for 2,000 inclusive minutes, unlimited texts and unlimited internet (£49 to pay for the handset).
Compare other top mobile deals at Recombu.
If the onset of winter and the thought of cold months ahead is getting you down and you fancy a bit of indulgence you can check out all the latest restaurant bargains in lovemoney’s Frugal Food blog. Read more
Don’t forget: although all prices and discounts were correct on the day this article was published, offers this good are subject to change and often sell out quickly.