Black Friday, Cyber Monday Tips and Tricks and the BEST Deals

It’s that time of the year again, where fastest fingers clinch the best deals and all shoppers are sending in their ShopandBox orders quicker than a bullet. Before the shopping frenzy begins, here’s what you gotta know about this year’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales and how you can actually score the best discounts that you can’t possibly get elsewhere.

How do I shop for Black Friday deals if I am not in the USA?

If you haven’t read our guide to submitting your ShopandBox orders in due time for our Boxers to make your wishlist dreams come true, check that out right now as you’ll need to know all the deets before continuing on this post. The article offers a breakdown of how to submit an order, when to pay for your order, and all the other questions that you might have.


Where to find deals

Check out and The Black Friday for deals across all retailers, including Walmart, Amazon, Target, Macy’s, Kohl’s etc. Not forgetting, follow our ShopandBoxDeals handle on Instagram that we’ll constantly update, as well as our Deal Spotter compilation guide.

For beauty deals, our favourite sites include Nouveau Cheap, Musings of a Muse and Boxers Lily’s compilation (scroll to Boxer Deals) for up-to-date news on the latest deals.



Top deals to look out for

There are truckloads of discounts that have been circulating as of this week, but the most coveted and worth-your-money deals will be on Black Friday itself (like the Too Faced Mini Chocolate Chip Palette), as some vendors choose not to disclose their sales until the day of. Until then, here are our top picks that would satiate every beauty junkie, fashion lover and gadget geek.



1. MAC Black Plum Friday for Black Friday 2016, USD35, + Add To Wishlist: Launching 24 November, includes –

Vamplify in Black Plum (blackened plum)
Pro Long Wear Lip Pencil in Bespoken (dark plum cream)
Rebeleyes Gel Liner in Top/Bottom (rich smoky black)

2. Clinique Sparkle & Glow for Drier Skins, USD10, + Add To Wishlist: Includes –

1 oz/ 30 mL Foaming Sonic Facial Soap
1 oz/ 30 mL Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion

3. First Aid Beauty Gentle Cleanse, USD10, + Add To Wishlist: Includes –

2 oz/ 56.7 mL Face Cleanser
1 oz/ 28.3 mL Ultra Repair Gentle Cleansing Bar

4. LORAC Eye Shadow Palette, USD18, + Add To Wishlist: Available in Tails & Top Hats, or Black Tie Attire

5. Too Faced Merry Kissmas The Ultimate Liquified Lipstick Set, USD25, + Add To Wishlist: Includes –

0.16 oz/ 4.73 mL Deluxe Melted Chocolate Liquified Long Wear Lipstick in Chocolate Honey
2 x 0.16 oz/ 4.73 mL Deluxe Melted Liquified Long Wear Lipstick in Fig, Chihuhua
0.12 oz/ 3.54 mL Deluxe Melted Matte Liquified Matte Long Wear Lipstick in Lady Balls


6. Xbox One S 1TB Console + Controller, USD299 at Walmart+ Add To Wishlist

7. iPad Pro 9.7″, starting at USD449 at Target, + Add To Wishlist

8. Google Home, USD99 from USD123, + Add To Wishlist



The Outnet: Up to 85% off designer labels from the clearance section



Banana Republic: 50% off regular-priced items and 40% off rest of purchase


Other deals not to miss out on:

Amazon: Huge sales across the board. Get $10 off the Echo Dot and $40 off Echo

Anastasia Beverly Hills: Huge discounts across their various product lines ranging between 10-60%

Best Buy: Massive tech and electronic deals storewide and online

Colourpop: 20% off all liquid lipsticks on 25/11

Crate & Barrel: 15% off storewide

Crane & Canopy: 20% off its entire site from 25/11 to 28/11 using code THANK” at checkout

Davids Bridal: Up to 50% off wedding dresses

Drunk Elephant: Sitewide 20% discount from 25/11 to 27/11 with code STUFFED

EM Cosmetics: 70% off code BLACKFRIDAY, now till 29/11

ELF: 50% off with spend above $30 or more using code BLACKFRIDAY

Gap: 50% off code TGIF50 from 23/11 to 26/11

Glossier: 20% off code STUFFED from 25/11 to 27/11

Herman Miller: 15% and free shipping till 12/12

Jonathan Adler: 20% off sitewide with code BACKTOBLACK till 27/11

Josie Maran: 25% off from 25/11 – 28/11

Macys: Great beauty deals amongst other deals from 23/11 – 26/11

Madewell: 25% off purchase on 25/11

Ofra: 50% off purchase from 25/11 to 28/11

Old Navy:  40% off everything 26/11  – 27/11 and 50% off everything on 28/11

Sephora: Lots of $10 bundles

Smashbox: spend USD50 and get 25% off, now till 27/11

Target: Up to 30% off home items online

Tarte: 25% off early access sale

Tommy Hilfiger: 40% off code GIFT40, and free shipping with extra 20% off USD100 on 25/11

Ulta: Great beauty deals and be sure to check out their Lorac special (see above)

Zoya: 70% off code YAY on 25/11


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