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Frugal Friday - 1st February 2013

Chiara Cavaglieri
by Lovemoney Staff Chiara Cavaglieri on 01 February 2013  |  Comments 0 comments

This week's highlights include at least 50% off at Asos, The Body Shop, FCUK, Gap and Monsoon, £100 off large kitchen appliances at Argos and more than £10 off The Sweeney on DVD.

Frugal Friday - 1st February 2013

Welcome to this week's revamped Frugal Friday, covering not just the best bargains and discounts but also the voucher codes and cashback you can take advantage of from the top retailers.

Fashion and homeware

Clothing and beauty

Here are the latest fashion and beauty bargains, voucher codes and cashback.



Voucher codes



Up to 75% off fashion


Up to 75% off final clearance

7% (Top Cashback)


Up to 70% off final clearance


3% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to 70% off

10% off (Vouchercodes)

7% (Quidco)


20% off selected lingerie

25% off (Vouchercodes)

5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)

The Body Shop

Up to 50% off selected products

£15 off £30 spend in-store (MVC) ends today

14% (Quidco)/up to 16% (Top Cashback)


Half-price fragrance and beauty


Up to 8% (Quidco)

Burt’s Bees 

Clearance items including grab bag worth £55 for £20




Up to 50% off boots

Up to 5.5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to 70% off

Use XF76 for 20% off and YC72 for beauty, fragrance, furniture and electricals

3% on selected items (Quidco/Top Cashback)

Dorothy Perkins

Up to 70% off, students save 25%

5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


50% off in the sale

Use 484828 for 48% off non sale until midnight 1st February (min spend £30)



Up to 50% off

£10 off orders over £50 (Vouchercodes)

5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)

Feel Unique 


Use TREATME3 for £3 off £30 spend, TREATME6 for £6 off £55 spend, TREATME9 for £9 off £80 spend

7% (Top Cashback)


Up to 20% off

15% off Valentine's items (MVC), £5 off £30 spend on sexy collection

2% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to 75% off in sale

5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to 75% off in sale

15% off when you sign up for newsletter

10% (Top Cashback)


Up to 70% off in sale

25% off one item when you sign up for newsletter

5p for checking in to a store (Quidco)

House of Fraser

Up to 70% off in sale

Up to 5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to 50% off in final clearance

7% (Quidco)

Kurt Geiger  

Up to £70 off selected boots

VOGUE25 for 25% off full-price until 10th July 2013

7% (Quidco)

La Redoute

30% off selected items

20% off full-price items using code 8114

Up to 7% (Quidco/Top Cashback)

Laura Ashley

Up to 70% off

7% (Quidco)

Marks & Spencer

20% off fragrance

Up to 10% (Quidco)

Miss Selfridge 

Up to 50% off sale and students get 20% off


5% (Quidco/Top Cashback, new customers only)


Up to 70% off in sale


8 % (Top Cashback)

Motel Rocks 

Sign up for £10 credit and 25% off for students

30% off (Vouchercodes) until 3rd February

8% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to £20 off tops, bags, boots and jeans

5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


25% off jeans, chinos and sweats

9% (Quidco)

Sunglasses Shop

Extra 20% off sale

15% off (Vouchercodes) until 3rd Feb

8% (Quidco)


New Year sale

10% (Top Cashback)

Urban Outfitters

Up to 75% off in sale and 25% off for students (ends 1st February)

2% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to 60% off

Up to 7% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to 30% off everything and up to 70% off in sale

Up to 3% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


And here are the current money-saving and money-making opportunities for your home.



Voucher codes



£5 voucher when you spend £30 on Lego and save £100 on large kitchen appliances

Up to £100 off furniture (Vouchercodes) until 5th February

1.5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to 20% off

Up to 5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to 50% off

1.5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)


Up to 30% off bedroom

10% off when you sign up for newsletter

5% (Quidco/Top Cashback)



£10 off first order when you sign up for newsletter

7% (Quidco/Top Cashback)

Marks & Spencer 

Buy two save 20% on furniture


Up to 10% (Quidco)


Many items half-price


6% (Quidco)


Up to 60% off in home and electrical sale


Up to 7% (Quidco/Top Cashback)

Zara Home 

Up to 60% off



Books & Games

Browse through the top deals for book worms:

Check out the best buys for gamers:

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

New Price

Walking with Dinosaurs




Touching the Void




Inside Job

The Hut 



The Sweeney  




Freebies, coupons and competitions

  • Look after your hands in the wintry weather with a free 10ml sample of L’Occitane hand cream. Redeem printable voucher in store. If they manage 75,000 Facebook fans by 19th February they will upgrade the 10ml sample to a 30ml (worth £8).
  • If it’s your lips that need attention, enter this competition to win one of 50 YSL Rouge Volupté Shine Lipstick worth £23.50 courtesy of Elle UK (sign up/log in and enter your details by 5th March 2013).
  • No longer a genuine freebie but if you want a 15ml sample of Skinetica Anti-Blemish cream you have to pay £1 p&p.
  • KLM is giving away personalised Friends city maps – choose the destination and then you and your mates can add places of interest!

Mobile phone deal

The Samsung Galaxy S3 16GB (blue) can be yours for only £37 per month when you sign up for 24 months with Vodafone. You do pay £19 for the handset but every month you get unlimited inclusive minutes, unlimited texts and 1GB internet. Compare other top mobile deals at Recombu.

Eating out

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

Eating in

If you’d rather not leave the comfort for your own home, then prepare a fantastic meal on a budget at home instead. Check out the original Frugal Recipes blog for some inspiration! 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.

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