When it comes to saving enthusiasts, there is no more exciting time of the year than when you’re getting in those Black Friday gifts. And while Coronavirus may have impacted the way we shop in-store, there’s nothing stopping us from snapping up those Black Friday discounts online this season.
So, with Christmas around the corner, we thought we’d put together a guide filled with gift inspiration, so you know exactly what to look out for when those Black Friday deals start dropping this November. Whether it’s for him, for her or even for the kids, we’ve got you covered.
Black Friday Gifts for Her
When it comes to gifting, going the traditional route is a great shout. There’s a reason jewellery, chocolates and flowers have stood the test of time. And the same goes when you’re buying gifts for her this Black Friday, keep an eye out for some incredible deals on the day.
Black Friday price drops aren’t limited to tech retailers these days, and jewellers are very much getting a slice of the price-drop pie. From bangles and bracelets, to rings and necklaces, it looks beautiful in the box, and can really drop a few jaws when you unwrap it.
And with the accessories sorted, you can turn your attention to some of the fabulous fashion deals that Black Friday brings to the table. This can be a tricky one to navigate for the gents. You’ll have to take note of what she likes to wear and find out her sizes. But with so many sizing guides and trend articles out there, you can get up to speed on style. We even have an article on the latest Autumn and Winter trends to give you a helping hand with those tough fashion calls.
When it comes to women’s fashion ASOS have got the goods, and the deals to go with it this Black Friday.
From gorgeous gold, to stunning silver, Goldsmiths have a beautiful range of jewellery to explore.
Black Friday Gifts for Him
When it comes to buying for the gents in your life, technology is always a great bet. With updated electronics coming thick and fast, there’s no shortage of fresh tech out there to choose from. But it can be a bit of a minefield if you’re not exactly savvy on the subject.
From the latest Apple products and new laptops, to Fitbit smart watches and Samsung Galaxy phones, there’s so much out there, and it can be a little overwhelming. Make sure you take note of what he’s got and what’s coming up, that was you can surprise him with some terrific, top tech. Technology and electronics retailers are a big deal on Black Friday, so keep your eyes peeled.
Upgrading their entertainment set up is a great way to go. Whether it’s an Amazon Alexa for smart home convenience, or a new TV to enjoy that NowTV subscription with, electronics are worth checking out on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
For something a little more charming and fun, you can go down the novelty route. From personalised treats to products inspired by their favourite movies, games and TV shows, it’s a solid bet. It can bring a few smiles this Christmas and offer some comedy value. Not to mention it can make for a unique and thoughtful surprise.
IWOOT have a ton of novelty items, comedy products and personalised presents to choose from.
When it comes to the biggest brands in tech, John Lewis has you covered. So, you can get the latest tech this Black Friday.
Gifts for the Kids
When it comes to buying for the kids, this can be a little easier. The little ones tend to wear their interests on their sleeves. Keep an eye out for what they’re watching on TV and what games they like playing. This way you can pick up a toy or two from their favourite franchises.
Whether it’s Batman, Baby Shark, Disney or even Fortnite, there’s plenty of toys to treat them to. And like any other retailer, you’re likely to find a ton of savings on toys this Black Friday. With catalogue stores having whole pages dedicated to the biggest franchises, you shouldn’t have trouble finding some options.
On the other hand, you can go digital. With the Xbox Series X and the PlayStation 5 coming out in November, there’s no bigger time for gaming. With launch titles coming and other games announced, there may be Black Friday deals available, even if it’s a pre-order saving.
And with Sony and Microsoft both offering budget versions of the consoles with the Xbox Series S and the PlayStation 5 digital edition, you might not have to splash out as much as you think on the latest generation of games consoles. Tech retailers tend to be the biggest draw on Black Friday so these deals will get spotted early, so you’ll have to act fast.
When it comes to toys, The Entertainer is the place to look. With all the little one’s favourite franchises in one place.
Argos have everything under one roof, from toys to video games, so you’re sorted this Black Friday.
Gifts for Students
Students are another group that will have tech on their radar. Whether it’s the essentials for getting through the semester, like laptops, tablets and phones, or it’s some entertainment for their downtime. Kitting out their student accommodation is a top priority.
Whether you want to go for the techy option, or you just want to give them some home décor that reminds them of home, make sure it’s small enough that they can get it back to university. Big furniture might seem handy, but it’s a pain if they move to a new house between the university years!
Another essential is stationery. This is particularly true for those studying creative mediums. Whether that’s fine art, digital art or even photography. Getting the right kit can be a huge help to them, but it can cost a pretty penny. So, do some digging and find out what they need, then you can keep an eye out come Black Friday.
Not to mention programme subscriptions can be a bit winner when it comes to student gifting. From Disney+ subscriptions to keep them entertained, or subscriptions to essential design programmes like Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator for the creatives.
A great bet for essential student tech and electronics is AO.com, so keep your eyes peeled for deals this season.
For all your creative stationary needs at great prices, The Works is the place to be.
Bag a Black Friday Bargain
So, take note of their interests and keep your eyes peeled for a Black Friday bargain. We hope this article has given you a little inspiration on where to look for the best bargains this season.
And don’t forget to check out our article on essential Black Friday tips so you can make sure you’re getting the biggest bargains around on the big day. By being prepared you can see some serious savings on your gifts.