Black Friday is here, but most retailers have gotten ahead of the game by putting out early deals so you won’t be stuck losing out on post-Thanksgiving sales.
Below are a few primer items already marked down to their lowest prices of the season that you can buy now and get wrapped for gifting early. Toys, laptops, vacuums, you name it–this is the best time of the year to buy, and we’ll be on the lookout so you don’t have to miss a markdown while spending time with your family.
Check back as we update this piece periodically until Black Friday, and make sure to check out our highlights from other stores (like Target) and shopping categories (like our favorite gifts for women this year) as well.
This machine is a windfall for those who like to create fun projects at home, and there are a million ways to use it. It can cut cardstock, vinyl, and iron-ons, as well as any custom material or paper good you can find using a fine-point blade and Design Space software.
You’ll also receive $30 worth of digital content to get you started on your adventure, and if you’re curious but unsure of where to begin, try any number of YouTube tutorials that can enhance your creativity and inspire you beyond your wildest dreams.
This is the perfect starter pack for anyone just moving out on their own who needs a full kitchen setup but doesn’t have a huge budget. You get 20 pieces including an Acacia wood cutting board, rolling pin, silicone spatula, and three gold cheese knives so you can whip up something fun in no time flat.
This deal’s still in preview mode only, so make sure to bookmark it and come back when the savings really kick in. Make sure you’re a Walmart+ member for early access!
At less than three pounds and 16.9mm thin, this compact laptop is great for folks on the go who don’t want to be bogged down by a heavy computer. It comes with everything you need to work, plan, play, or study, and a lift-hinge keyboard protects your wrists with more comfortable typing.
You don’t have to wait for this deal, either, as Walmart has already marked this HP down by $130.
The so-called “teddy bear” coat has been hot for years, and its popularity shows no signs of waning. Bring home your own chic version in a lovely camel shade to throw on top of any winter look for warmth, style, and just the right amount of effortless, off-duty model cool.
1,500 LEGOs is a lot of LEGOs. Buy this incredible set for a kid you want to keep busy all winter and you’ll still spend less than $30 while stimulating the parts of their brain that use spatial reasoning to interpret the world around them.
These simple studs are dazzling and shine bright, but they’re also under $20 so you can gift them to someone younger (aka less responsible) and not be too worried they’ll lose them. Usually $135, you can get the sparkly studs for just $15.99 during Walmart’s Black Friday event.
Got an adventurous spirit on your holiday shopping list this year? Kids who want to get around in speedy style will love this hoverboard, and with a nearly $40 price cut keeping it just under $80, you’ll love this steal of a deal!
Baby Alive never goes out of style, and now she’s joined forces with that cheeky little British piglet Peppa for the ultimate nighttime doll. Give her the pacifier with an attached Peppa blankie and tuck your little one into bed with the sweet picture book included. Save almost $7 when you buy now.
Whether it’s for your home workshop or the handy person in your life, this HART toolkit gives you everything you need to get started.
From versatile drills and a work light to ensure the job’s done right the first time, to a powerful hand vacuum with a crevice tool for thorough cleanup, this would be a winner at full price. Still, a reduction of $55 only sweetens the deal, sending you off with the complete kit for only $138.
Barbie is an American icon that has grown up with multiple generations of kids, making her and her friends familiar to parents, grandparents, and kids today alike. In the Barbie Dreamhouse, children will have many places to dream about and games to play.
With its massive size stretching to nearly four feet and its customizable structure, creativity and imagination will reign supreme as young minds explore the many rooms and accessories. Normally it’s $199, but for Black Friday it’s yours at only $159!
If you want a fantastic Christmas gift idea for under $20, print off a few meaningful photos that your parents, siblings, or best friends will love, then stick them in a simple collage frame like this for an instant thoughtful moment. Keep an eye out as this one may drop in price even further as we approach November 26th.