The Best (Early) Memorial Day Sales on Tech, Furniture, and Appliances Actually Worth Shopping This Year
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Memorial Day, the unofficial start of summer isn’t here just yet. Luckily, some retailers are equally eager about screaming “It’s summer!” as we are, and the best Memorial Day sales (at least a good handful of ‘em) are already alive and kicking. We already tracked down all of the early Memorial Day sales on menswear—as well as some non-holiday sales, which we do every week, year-round—but we know a lot of you don’t need another excuse to cop more jawnz.
Maybe, just maybe you want to take advantage of the best Memorial Day sales to scoop up things you actually need. Y’know, things like a new pair of headphones to replace your half-broken pair, a new sofa to get your sorry butt off the cold, hard ground, or a cookware set to finally help you achieve that New Year’s resolution of eating out less and cooking at home more. Whatever your situation might be, we just want to make sure you’re getting the best deal possible. Now, go forth and shop the best (early) Memorial Day sales before it’s too late.
The Best Memorial Day Tech Sales
Amazon: There are loads of deals available on speakers, video games, office equipment, and camera gear at Amazon this weekend.
Apple: Apple is running its usual trade-in offer for a deal on a new iPhone, but the real Memorial Day deals for Apple products are found at places like Best Buy, Amazon, and Target.
Best Buy: Best Buy’s sale section includes select TVs, video games, and appliances.
Bloomingdales: You can reliably find steep discounts on kitchen and home tech at Bloomingdales whenever there’s a big sale going on, and its Memorial Day event is no exception. Find ongoing deals this weekend on vacuums, Nespressos, Cuisinart appliances, and more.
Dell: If your technological allegiances lay firmly on the PC side, Dell is currently taking up to $650 off an enticing array of laptops you’d be proud to flaunt in front of any Mac lover.
Google: Google is running a Memorial Day sale that finds everything from its smartwatches and trackers to its phones and security cameras marked down.
Lenovo: Lots of Lenovo’s PCs are on sale, and we’re not joking when we say there are some huge deals to be had like 76% off a new ThinkPad laptop.
Samsung: Welp, maybe you do need an Android, especially since you can save up to $650 on a Galaxy S22 or up to $930 on a Galaxy S23 Ultra.
Target: Target’s slashing prices left and right. It’s too hard to lay it all out here, but believe us, you won’t be disappointed if you head over to shop the selection yourself.
Walmart: Walmart’s electronics and appliances deals include savings on TVs, audio gear, and laptops. Basically, if it runs on electricity, it’s on sale at Walmart.
The Best Memorial Day Bedding and Bath Sales
Boll & Branch: You have a couple of great sale options at Boll & Branch. Either use code EXTRA20 to save an additional 20% on items that are already on sale, or use the code 15OFF to save 15% on bed sheet sets.
Brooklinen: Brooklinen just ended its birthday sale, so the brand is taking a little break from a massive deal. But, if you’re a first-time shopper at Brooklinen, you can get 10% off your initial purchase.
Casper: Casper’s offering up 20% off sitewide from mattresses to bed sheets.
Coyuchi: Stock up on bed sheets for every room in the home courtesy of Coychui’s sale, which finds all bedding bundles for 20% off.
Helix: All of Helix’s mattresses and bedding—including our favorite, the Midnight Luxe—are 20% off, and if you cop a brand new mattress, the brand will throw in a pair of free pillows.
Huckberry: Huckberry’s got some screaming deals on its in-house bedding brand Upstate for Memorial Day, and things are moving fast.
Goodee: Goodee’s Anniversary Sale dovetails with the Memorial Day weekend, including a handful of rare Tekla bedding deals.
Riley Home: The makers of some of the best bedding and linen sheets in the game are still running its Last Chance sale, where you’ll score deals on excess inventory.
Nordstrom: From its in-house bedding brand to more well-known brands—like Casper, Parachute, and Tekla—Nordstrom is basically giving away bed sheets, throws, and pillows.
Target: Over at Target, you’ll find 50 page’s worth of great deals on bedding whether you need a mattress protector or a new pillow.
The Best Memorial Day Furniture Sales
Article: Article isn’t running a massive deal yet, however, a handful of last-chance items are on sale for the taking.
Burrow: While Burrow typically runs a tiered savings sale for the holidays, this go-around, it’s offering you up to 60% off some well-made, good-looking mid-century furniture for every room of the house (including outside).
CB2: CB2’s got a bunch of great deals going on pre-Memorial Day, including up to 30% off outdoor seating and accessories and up to 40% off indoor furniture.
Floyd: Everything, and we mean everything, is on sale at Floyd. Sectional sofas are 30% off, and everything else—like shelving, beds, and outdoor furniture—is up to 30% off.
Hay: If you see something on sale at Hay, take that sale price and slash it by another 20%.
Home Depot: As usual, the Home Depot sale covers a lot of ground, including patio sets, plants, and power tools.
Joybird: Save 30% sitewide on vintage-esque couches and furniture at Joybird.
Lumens: For a limited time, you can save up to 40% on the retailer’s selection of lighting, fans, furniture, and more.
Target: If you’re sprucing up the yard or the pool area, there are plenty of outdoor furniture pieces on sale at Target this weekend, and next weekend, and every day until Memorial Day.
Wayfair: Wayfair’s Memorial Day sale isn’t live yet, but it is doing a “Big Outdoor Sale,” which is pretty self explanatory. Basically, if it goes outside, it’s up to 50% off.
The Best Memorial Day Personal Care Sales
Geologie: Geologie, makers of some of our favorite skincare essentials, is offering 30% off your initial order.
Nordstrom: No, it’s not technically a Memorial Day sale, but the clearance section at Nordstrom has some real gems in the skincare and grooming department.
Supergoop: One of our favorite sunscreen brands is having its annual sale right now that lets you take 20% off sitewide with code SPF20.
Ulta: Download the Ulta mobile app because if you make your next purchase from there, you can save 10% your entire order with code MOBILE10.
The Best Memorial Day Kitchen Sales
Bloomingdales: We’ve said it before, but don’t sleep on the kitchen deals going on at Bloomingdales, encompassing appliances and kitchen tools.
Food52: There are lots of great deals on Staub, Dansk, All-Clad, Zwilling, Oxo, and Five Two (the retailer’s very good original line) cookware and kitchen tools peppered throughout the store.
Sur la Table: There are lots of cookware items and kitchen accessories in Sur La Table’s sale section way before the long weekend even begins.
Williams Sonoma: If it goes in your kitchen, it’s on sale at Williams Sonoma. Some standout deals include All-Clad cookware at 20% off, Breville espresso machines at 20% off, and Vitamix blenders at up to $60 off.
The Best Memorial Day Home Decor Sales
Nordstrom: Nordstrom’s home clearance deals: worth a browse.
Society6: Almost everything from Society6 is 20% off right now, including tech accessories, wall art, and home decor, no codes necessary.
West Elm: Score some solid deals on smaller-ticket items like planters, pillows, bedding, and rugs at West Elm, plus up to 70% off select furniture and warehouse pieces.
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