Dallas shoppers, start your engines! Following Thanksgiving’s feast, a sleigh-full of local holiday deals awaits. Read on for our favorite Black Friday and Small Business Saturday offers.
Black Friday marks the official opening of holiday shopping season. As crazed bargain hunters pack the big box stores in search of the next new deal, why not enjoy browsing a beautiful local boutique instead? Not to mention, Small Business Saturday brings the perfect reason to continue shopping close to home.
The following local deals are listed in alphabetical order. Click links for additional information, locations, and hours of operation:
Abi Ferrin: Dallas designer Abi Ferrin’s Freedom Friday Sale runs Friday through Monday, with 40% off all current Abi merchandise in store and online. www.abiferrin.com
Chantilly Boutique: Fashion-forward Dallas Design District shop offers up to 70% off in-store and online with code BlackFriday. chantillydallas.com
City + Sky Jewelry: Skyline-chic accessory line will be taking pre-orders for new Seattle, New Orleans, and San Francisco styles. www.wearcitysky.com
Clotheshorse Anonymous: Shop for a cause at a top local spot for designer resale. Shoppers who bring in three canned goods to be donated to the North Texas Food Bank on Friday and Saturday will receive 15% off their total purchase (promotions cannot be combined). clotheshorseanonymous.com
Couture Rocks Fine Jewelry: Save on a girl’s best friend – and much more – with 20% and free insured shipping on Small Business Saturday. www.couturerocksonline.com
DEEP ELLUM MIMOSA WALK: In honor of Small Business Saturday, Deep Ellum’s very first Mimosa Walk serves up art studios and boutiques to shop while sipping. Facebook event listing
Elements: Dallas designer shopping fave Elements is offering 40% off select fall and winter styles on Black Friday. www.elementsclothing.com
Folksie: One of our favorite local lines for women, men, and kids offers 30% off all online orders over $200 with code FOLKSIEHOLIDAY30. thefolksieway.com
Gypsy Wagon: Expect a crowd at The Gypsy Wagon’s Come As You Are Black Friday Sale. Doors open at 9 a.m. and shoppers in p.j.’s can enter to win $100 gift card. Women’s clothing will be 20% off all day, plus discounts will be offered on gift cards, and the first 50 customers will get “extra special” discounts. www.the-gypsy-wagon.com
House of MacGregor: Snag a Custom Hat Gift Certificate from celebrated Dallas milliner Cassie MacGregor for 20% off on Small Business Saturday. www.thehouseofmacgregor.com
Katydid Collection: Over 200 items will be discounted up to 80% off on Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, plus get free shipping and a free tee with purchase over $28 from this ecommerce boutique. www.katydidcollection.com
Level 3 Active: Save up to 40% on active wear flash sale items now through Sunday from one of our favorite new online retailers. www.level3active.com
LITTLE D SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY: In honor of Small Business Saturday, shop dozens (and dozens!) of local vendors, plus enjoy holiday music, food, and seasonal beer from Community Brewing Company. Facebook event listing
Milk & Honey: Henderson Avenue’s popular boho boutique marks 50-70% off select merchandise on Black Friday. www.milkandhoney.com
Movida: Black Friday at this Mockingbird Station spot for women’s clothing and accessories brings 40% off from 10 a.m. – noon, and 30% off the rest of the day. Facebook fan page
Nicole Kwon Concept Store: A most NYC-leaning destination in the West Village will serve up pie, champagne, and special discounts up to 60% off on Black Friday. www.nicolekwon.com
Plaza at Preston Center: The Plaza invites shoppers to browse its selection of local small businesses on Small Business Saturday. They include, but are not limited to, Anteks Curated, Betty Reiter, Ylang 23, Lucky Dog Barkery, Riffraff, and Swoozie’s.
Pouf Blow Dry Salon: Locally-owned and operated, Pouf offers blowouts, braids, and much more. On Black Friday, buy $50 in gift cards and get an additional $10 free. poufblowout.com
Smith II: Dallas designer Charles Smith’s Smith II line rarely hosts a sale. Snag his Pre-Fall 2015 Collection for up to 40% off online. www.smiththesecond.com
TenOverSix Dallas: Located within downtown’s Joule Hotel, this haute women’s designer boutique will be marking select collections 30% off on Black Friday. In addition, black fashion pieces will be 20% off. www.thejouledallas.com
Wendistry: Love a great handbag? Local designer Wendi McGowan-Ellis’ pretty, painterly creations will go from $248 to $198 on Saturday only. wendistry.com