Your wallet will thank you! FEMAIL rounds up the best Black Friday deals and doorbuster sales to kick off your Thanksgiving holiday weekend 

Black Friday shopping has become a time-honored Thanksgiving tradition, but with so many stores opening its doors right after dinner on Thursday, it’s not always easy to determine which prices are best.

Almost every store is offering a host of ‘doorbuster’ deals, discounts, and seemingly unbeatable bargains that it is nearly nearly impossible to tell which offers are really worth taking advantage of without doing any research. 

The National Retail Federation is estimating that a whopping 137 million Americans will hit the stores, or at the very least shop online, over Thanksgiving weekend, and the latest technology and gadgets will undoubtedly be in high demand as some stores are offering hundreds — and even thousands — of dollars worth of discounts. 

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Crunch time shopping: Many stores are expected to be crowded on Thanksgiving as well as Black Friday

Crunch time shopping: Many stores are expected to be crowded on Thanksgiving as well as Black Friday

For those who are in the market for a new television, multiple retailers are offering deals for every price point. A Samsung 65″ 6500 Series – Curved 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV is being sold for $1,097.99 – saving customers a remarkable $1,302.  

Meanwhile, if you are looking for a smaller, more affordable television. Target is offering a Polaroid 32″ Flat Panel 720p LED TV  for only $85, nearly $75 less than its original price of $159.99. 

People who are looking to get their hands on an iPad Pro will be pleased to know that they can save up to a $125 at Best Buy on all 9.7-inch versions, which start at $599.

Holiday rush: Shoppers are pictured purchasing electronics and other items at a Best Buy in San Diego California, last Thanksgiving 

Holiday rush: Shoppers are pictured purchasing electronics and other items at a Best Buy in San Diego California, last Thanksgiving 

Big business: The National Retail Federation is estimating that a whopping 137 million Americans will hit the stores, or at the very least shop online, over Thanksgiving weekend

Big business: The National Retail Federation is estimating that a whopping 137 million Americans will hit the stores, or at the very least shop online, over Thanksgiving weekend

Thinking of popping the question? Diamond engagement rings are 40 per cent off until 1pm at Macy’s, as part of the department store’s Black Friday doorbuster sale. With sales prices ranging from $239.40 to $19,200, there is something for every price point. 

Meanwhile, make-up fans should get ready to take advantage of Sephora’s holiday discounts. The brand’s Black Friday deals can be previewed early on the Sephora To Go app, and deals feature many items retailing for only $10. 

Here, FEMAIL has created a guide to some of the best Black Friday deals, from tech and toys to cosmetics and appliances. Happy shopping! 

TECH 

Target (starts 6pm on Thursday)

Beats Headphones

Beats Headphones

The popular retailer is offering a number of discounts on in-demand gadgets, including a pair of Beats Powerbeats 2 Wireless In-Ear Headphones for $89.99, $110 less than the original price of $199.99. 

Those in the market for a new cell phone will save big if they purchase the Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge from Target. Although prices vary depending on model, customers will receive a $250 Gift Card, a Samsung Gear VR Headset, and a $50 Oculus Content Pack with with their purchase. 

Apple fans will save $71.99 on the Apple Watch Series 1, which starts at $198 at the retailer. 

Meanwhile, Target is offering a Polaroid 32GSR3000FC 32″ Flat Panel 720p LED TV for only $85, $74.99 less than its original price of $159.99. 

Fitbit Charge HR Heart Rate and Activity Tracker Wristband

Fitbit Charge HR Heart Rate and Activity Tracker Wristband

The Polaroid 10″ Android Tablet with Bluetooth Keyboard is also a steal at $59.99, saving customers $40. 

For those who are in the market for something bigger than a tablet, the HP Notebook 15-ba042nr is selling for $259.99, down from its original retails price of $399.99. 

Camera lovers will save $500 on the Nikon DSLR D3400 Camera 2-Lens Kit, which is retailing for $499.99 at Target. 

Meanwhile, the Fitbit Charge HR Heart Rate and Activity Tracker Wristband, which is originally priced at $129.99, is selling for $89.

Target is offering a $40 gift card to those who purchase an Xbox One S 500GB Battlefield 1 Bundle for $249, which is $50 less than the original retail price. 

Jetson V6 Hoverboard with Bluetooth

Jetson V6 Hoverboard with Bluetooth

And the Jetson V6 Hoverboard with Bluetooth is selling for $284.99, saving customers $115. 

Best Buy (starts 5pm on Thursday) 

Apple fans may want to take advantage of Best Buy’s stellar deals.  

Customers will save $125 on all 9.7-inch iPad Pros, which start at $599. 

Meanwhile, the 64GB Apple TV is selling for $159.99, down $40. 

And Beats by Dr. Dre Beats Studio Wireless On-Ear Headphones are selling for $160 less, at $219.99. 

Kmart (starts 6am Thursday) 

Select movies DVDs are selling for only a $1 at Kmart. 

 Walmart (starts 6pm on Thursday) 

Anyone looking to invest in a new television should consider purchasing a Samsung 65″ 6500 Series – Curved 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV from Walmart for $1,097.99, saving a whopping $1,302.

The mega retailer is offering one of the least expensive tablets on the market. The RCA 7-inch Android Tablet costs only $28, down nearly $17 from its original $44.97 price tag. 

Samsung 65" 6500 Series - Curved 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV

Samsung 65″ 6500 Series – Curved 4K Ultra HD Smart LED TV

Those who have their eyes on an Apple product may be interested in Walmart’s low asking price of $199 for the iPad Mini 2 with 32GB, which typically sells for $269.  

Meanwhile, budding photographers will save $30 on an HP 4511 Photo Printer that will be available for $49. 

The Arlo by Netgear Security Camera is $99, down from $169, and those looking to purchase a drone this holiday season will save $130 on the DJI Drone Phantom Standard 3, which is selling for $369.

JCPenney (starts 3pm on Thursday)

Although the brand is known more for its home sales than its electronics, JCPenney is offering the TZUMI Dream Vision Virtual Reality Headset for $9.99, half of its original price. 

TZUMI Dream Vision Virtual Reality Headset

TZUMI Dream Vision Virtual Reality Headset

The retailer is also selling the Sharper Image 5.1 Channel Bluetooth Home Theater System for $79, down from $150. 

Amazon (started on November 18) 

Online retailer Amazon started its deals in waves beginning on Friday as part of its 35 days of Black Friday sale. 

Customers can find new sales as often as every five minutes up until December 22.

This years’s highlights include the TCL 55US5800 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Roku Smart LED TV for $399.99, which will save customers $300. 

The  Ecobee3 Thermostat with Sensor, Wi-Fi, 2nd Generation, which works with Amazon Alexa is selling for $198.99, down $50. 

And the retailer’s Echo is $40 less at $139.99 

Music lovers will save $106 on DKnight MagicBox II Bluetooth 4.0 Portable Wireless Speaker, which are selling for $23.99. 

The Bose QuietComfort 20 Acoustic Noise Cancelling Headphones are $50 less at $199.00. 

Finally, the all-new Kindle E-reader is $49.99, $30 less than the original asking price.    

 

  

 

 

FOR THE HOME

Target (starts 6pm on Thursday) 

Target’s standout deals on home goods are just as great as its selection of electronics. 

To start off, the retailer is offering 50 per cent off select kitchen appliances, while the Sunbeam 0.9 Cu.Ft. 900 Watt Microwave Oven is retailing for $39.99, down from $64.99. 

Sunbeam 0.9 Cu.Ft. 900 Watt Microwave Oven

Sunbeam 0.9 Cu.Ft. 900 Watt Microwave Oven

The Ninja Professional Kitchen System is being offered for $129.99, down from $219.99.

And the Hoover Quest 800 Robotic Vacuum is selling for $199.99, $250 less than its original $449.99 asking price. 

Shoppers looking to stay cozy this winter may want to invest in a Chenille Throw Blanket (50″x60″), which is half off at $9.99.

Walmart (starts 6pm on Thursday)  

Deal lovers in the market for a KitchenAid Classic 4.5-Qt Stand Mixer may want to look to Walmart.

The retailer is selling the the highly-coveted mixer for $189, $60 less than its listed price of $249. 

The popular Veggetti Pro, which spirals vegetables into healthy vegetable pasta, is $10 off at $9.99. 

Kmart (starts 6am Thursday)  

Toaster on the fritz? Kmart is offering the Proctor Silex 2-slice Toaster for only $4, more than half off its original retail price of $9.99. 

JCPenney (starts 3pm on Thursday) 

For those looking to make some big appliance purchases, they may want to check out the deals at JCPenney. 

The As Seen on TV Veggetti Pro

The As Seen on TV Veggetti Pro

The Samsung French Door 26-cu. ft. Refrigerator is selling for $994, 50 per cent less than it’s normal $1,999.99 price tag. 

The Hotpoint 3.8-cu. ft. Stainless Steel Basket Washer and Dryer, which are typically $449 each, are on sale for for $293 each. 

There are also plenty of discounts on small kitchen items.   

The brand Cooks’ power blender, nonstick griddle, programmable coffeemaker, and 6qt slow cooker are all on sale for $7.99 each after a $12 mail-in rebate.

Meanwhile, Keurig Black K55 Brewer, which traditionally retails for $175, is on sale for $89.99. 

Expecting more guests than usual this holiday season? Home Expressions 100 per cent Cotton Ombre Stripe or Solid Bath Towel are regularly $10, but they will retail for only $2.99. 

Samsung French Door 26-cu. ft. Refrigerator

Samsung French Door 26-cu. ft. Refrigerator

And Home Expressions Down-Alternative Comforters, which range from $100 to $160 depending on the size, are selling for only $20.

Other great home deals include the $49.99 Crosley 3-Speed Cruiser Turntable, which typically retails for $120, and any size Pinnacle Hardside Luggage for $40. 

Depending on the size, the brand’s luggage typically ranges from $180 to $220. 

 Sears (starts 6pm Thursday) 

Sears is the place to be for home appliances this holiday season. 

The Kenmore 73045 25.6 cu. ft. French Door Refrigerator w/ Bottom-Freezer in Stainless Steel is one of the retailer’s doorbuster deals. 

The refrigerator is regularly priced at $2,199.99, but early birds can purchase it for $999.99 on Friday. 

The price will jump up to $1,399.99 after 1pm on Black Friday. 

A Serta Coralee Tight Top Queen Mattress is selling for only $139, $310 less than its regular asking price of $449. 

Meanwhile, those looking to upgrade their home gyms, may want to purchase the NordicTrack Elite 10.9 Elliptical for only $599, which is $1,000 less than what it typically retails for. 

And the Craftsman 41″ Wide 12-Drawer Ball-Bearing Tool Chest and Cabinet Combination is being sold for 50 per cent off at $349.99, the lowest price Sears has ever offered. 

Macy’s (starts 5pm on Thursday)   

Macy’s is known for its doorbuster sales and this year is exception.

The Chicago Cutlery Insignia Cafe 18-Piece Cutlery Set, which is originally priced at $249.99, is on sale for $99 before 1pm, and $149.99 after. 

Chicago Cutlery Insignia Cafe 18-Piece Cutlery Set

Chicago Cutlery Insignia Cafe 18-Piece Cutlery Set

Customers looking for glassware can choose between The Cellar Basics 12-piece set or 4-piece sets by Parkside, Mikasa, or Longchamp for only $9 before 1pm.

The sets, which are regularly priced at $30 to $40, are priced at $19.99 after the 1pm doorbuster sale.    

Tag Springfield III 5-piece Luggage, which comes in red or navy, is only $49.99 before 1pm. The regularly $200 set is $99.99 after the morning sale. 

For those looking to upgrade their bedding, the Dream Science by Martha Stewart Memory Foam Pressure Point Relief Contour Pillows are only $17.99 each. 

Craftsman 41" Wide 12-Drawer Ball-Bearing Tool Chest and Cabinet Combination

Craftsman 41″ Wide 12-Drawer Ball-Bearing Tool Chest and Cabinet Combination

The pillows, which are typically $60, are being offered for $29.99 after 1pm. 

And any size Charter Club Vail Level 3 European White Down Comforter, which ranges from $380 to $480 in price, is only $149 before 1pm.

Later in the afternoon, the prices go back up to $189.99 to $239.99.   

Kohl’s (starts at 6pm on Thursday)

Kohl’s is also offering great deals on bedding.

The Big One 2-pack. Gel Memory Foam Bed Pillows, which typically sell for $69.99 for a Standard/Queen size, are only $19.99. 

Any size Big One Gel Memory Foam Mattress Topper is only $29.00. Depending on size, the mattress topper retails for $79.99 to $109.99. 

NordicTrack Elliptical

NordicTrack Elliptical

Looking for lush sheets? The Grand Collection 1000-Thread Count Scranton Pleat Cotton Rich 6-piece Sheet Set is only $59.99 for any size before 1pm. They are regularly $189.99 to $219.99.

TOYS

Target (starts 6pm on Thursday) 

Star Wars Stormtrooper

Star Wars Stormtrooper

Target is offering plenty of options for little ones, including My Size Belle, Elsa, or Anna dolls for only $49.99

The life-size dolls, which are three feet tall, are regularly priced at $49.99. 

Meanwhile, young Star Wars fans will go wild for the $49.99 Star Wars Stormtrooper Action Figure 48“, which typically retails for $99.99.   

Kids BMW motorcycle ride-on 6v

Kids BMW motorcycle ride-on 6v

Siblings will have fun with the Giant Sized Jumbling Tower Game, which is on sale for $44. The game is regularly priced at $79.99. 

Meanwhile, the Barbie Ultimate Puppy Mobile is only $29.99, down from $49.99. 

And parents can choose from a Kids BMW motorcycle ride-on 6v or Kid Trax Stardust 6v ride-on for only $85. The battery powered toys are typically $129.99 per piece. 

Macy’s (starts 5pm on Thursday)  

The department story is offering a Kid Made Modern Friendly Fields Fort Tent for only $99 before 1pm on Friday. 

The regularly $149.99 tent will be priced at $112.49 after the doorbuster sale.   

KidKraft Disney Princess Cinderella Royal Dreams Dollhouse with Furniture

KidKraft Disney Princess Cinderella Royal Dreams Dollhouse with Furniture

Walmart (starts 6pm on Thursday)  

Walmart also has great deals on toys, including the KidKraft Disney Princess Cinderella Royal Dreams Dollhouse with Furniture. The $88 deal is originally priced at $149. 

Babies will enjoy the Bright Stars Activity Gym Set, which is on sale for $55, down from $89.98. 

Meanwhile, the mega retailer is offering Kids Healthtex 2-piece Fleece Sleepwear Sets for only $4.75/ 

Toys ‘R’ Us (starts 5pm on Thursday)

Toys ‘R’ Us boasts some of the most impressive deals on children’s toys this holiday, offering a number of 50 per cent discounts on some of its most popular items.

Select Lego sets are selling for only $11.99, while the VTech Go Go Smart Wheels Ultimate RC Speedway is on sale for $29.99. It is originally priced at $47.99. 

The Nerf N-Strike Elite Combination Mega Blaster, which retails for $49.99 is on sale for $29.99. 

And the Barbie Pop-Up Camper is selling for $53.99, down from $89.99.

KidKraft Disney Princess Cinderella Royal Dreams Dollhouse with Furniture

KidKraft Disney Princess Cinderella Royal Dreams Dollhouse with Furniture

Kmart (starts 6am Thursday)  

Kmart is offering Disney 10-inch Frozen or Spider-Man Bikes, which are typically $49.99, for only $19.  

Barbie Fashionistas – Doll 8 Dolled Up Dots is regularly $8.99 to $11.99, but on Black Friday it will be on sale for $4.99. 

The retailer is also offering $100 off a 12V Shimmer and Shine Jeep or 12V Arctic Cat, which are regularly priced at $329.99. 

FASHION AND BEAUTY

Sephora (preview started on Friday) 

Sephora’s Black Friday deals can be previewed early on the Sephora To Go app, and deals feature more than 30 items retailing for only $10.

Jessica Simpson 4-piece. Deluxe Mini Fragrance Set

Jessica Simpson 4-piece. Deluxe Mini Fragrance Set

The Tarte Intro To Tarte Deluxe Discovery Set is only $10, even though it is valued at $39.  

Ole Henriksen Tru Us, Love Us! On-The-Glow Essentials, is valued at $29, but is on sale for $15. 

Meanwhile, the Make Up For Ever Artist Palette Volume 2 set is only $25. The set is valued at $136.  

The Clean Reserve Rollerball Layering Trio Ornament is more than 50 per cent off at $10. 

StriVectin skincare 

StriVectin skincare 

The Sephora Collection The Delicate Eyeshadow Palette is available for only $10, while a bottle of Philosophy Purity Made Simple is selling for $15. A 16-ounce bottle of the three-in-one cleanser typically sells for $28 at Sephora. 

Mascara lovers will flip for the Too Faced Better Than Sex Lash On and Melt Off Set, which is valued at $22, and on sale for $10. 

The Sephora Collection Perfect and Cleanse Sponge Trio and Cleaner Set is valued at $34, but is on sale for $15.

And while the Clarisonic Radiance Renewing Duo is only $15, the Urban Decay After Dark Travel Pencil Set is on sale for $19. 

Target (starts 6pm on Thursday)  

While most people will be clamoring for Target’s Black Friday deals in its home and electronics departments, the company is also offering 30 per cent off all apparel, accessories and shoes.  

Beauty lovers will also appreciate the CHI Air Classic Tourmaline Ceramic Flat Iron Holiday Set 1″ which is valued at $99.99, but on sale for $74.99. 

CHI Air Classic Tourmaline Ceramic Flat Iron Holiday Set 1"

CHI Air Classic Tourmaline Ceramic Flat Iron Holiday Set 1″

Kmart (starts 6am Thursday) 

At Kmart, there is a buy one, get one sale on shoes. For each pair purchased, customers can get another pair of equal or lesser value for only a $1.

Prices range between $7.99 and $69.99. 

Ulta (starts 5pm Thursday online) 

Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion, which originally sells for $20, is only $8.

The Ulta Beauty Collection 4-piece Nail Set is only $3, down from $8.  

Sebastian Shaper Hairsprays, which are originally $19, are on sale for $9.

The Ecotools Brush Set is typically $18, but it is now available for $10.  

Urban Decay Big Fatty Mascara is half off at $10. 

Bare Minerals fans will save $10 on the brand’s Prime Time Primer, which is available for $10. 

 Macy’s (starts 5pm on Thursday) 

There are plenty of jewelry and beauty deals at Macy’s where select Bulova watches are retailing for only $99. 

The brand’s timepieces regularly range from $250 to $299. 

Diamond engagement rings are 40 per cent off until 1pm, as part of the department store’s Black Friday doorbuster sale. 

Macy's diamond  ring

Macy’s diamond ring

Sale prices range from $239.40 to $19,200 when they are regularly $399 to $32,000.

Those who miss the early bird special will find prices between  $319.20 to $25,600 after 1pm.  

Belle de Mer 36 Cultured Freshwater Pearl Strand Necklace (8-1/2-9-1/2mm) is on sale for $39, saving customers a whopping $260. 

Various fragrance sets are on sale, including the Jessica Simpson 4-piece. Deluxe Mini Fragrance Set, which is half off at $20. 

The Remover Makeup Removal Cloth

The Remover Makeup Removal Cloth

The Bareminerals Bare Eyeliner Tutorial 5-piece Set, which is valued at $56, is only $10. 

Meanwhile, the StriVectin best selling skincare starter set is valued at $45, but on sale for $15.

The Remover Makeup Removal Cloth is on sale for $10, $5 less than its original price.    

JCPenney (starts 3pm on Thursday)  

Diamond fans may want to head to JCPenney to take advantage the retailer’s fine jewelry sale.

All fine jewelry is an extra 30 per cent off. 

On Black Friday, customers can choose between 1/2 CT T.W. Diamond Stud Earrings and 10K Gold 1/3-cttw Diamond Pendant for $147.99 each.

Both items are regularly priced at $699.98.