10 Labor Day Weekend Sales You Won't Want to Miss

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With the changing season on the horizon, you might be coveting a new fall wardrobe or goods to make your home more comfy and cozy going into cooler weather. If you have those or other big ticket items on the brain, you're in luck! Not only is Labor Day all about celebrating the American worker, but as we all know, it's also prime time for snagging deals galore at a multitude of retailers across the country -- including many of your favorites!

Labor Day has become synonymous with sales and great discounts -- and this year won't disappoint! Get your shopping shoes ready!

The most popular deals: Chains selling housewares often push home-improvement products over the holiday weekend, mattresses are another popular Labor Day sales item, and stores do their first markdown on winter clothes like sweaters, coats, hats, and scarves around Labor Day, notes Consumer Reports.

Here, where you can snag these steals across the country.


1. Macy's has a variety of specials on home goods (from KitchenAids to 380-thread count sheet sets), jewelry, clothes, and mattress sets. The store is also offering free "5-Star Delivery" with any $789 mattress set purchase.

2. Walmart.com is offering Labor Day online specials, where you can pick up clearance deals on summer clothing (cargo shorts from $10), marked-down baby essentials (cribs from $89), tech (iPod Touch from $188), and even mattresses (from $99).

3. Overstock.com is marking the occasion with up to 35 percent off furniture, 45 percent off bedding and bath, and many other home goods.

4. Lowe's is offering 10 to 30 percent off of major appliances priced $399 or more, including free delivery and haul away.

5. Best Buy's big holiday sale includes up to 25 percent off HDTVs, tablets starting at $49.99, all smartphones, all MacBooks, as well as up to 30 percent off of major appliances.  

6. Walgreens has a big deal going through Saturday on all things photography. You can get 40 percent off photo gifts with the code WHOLEORDER40.

7. Kmart has new deals every day of the weekend online, as well as 70 percent off patio furniture and outdoor décor, and free shipping on all orders over $49.99.

8. American Eagle is offering 25 percent off of everything with code 952367P1 through Labor Day, as well as free shipping.

9. Babies"R"Us has in-store-only sales on everything from crib bedding and car seats to breast pumps and diapers, plus free shipping online on all baby gear and purchases of $49 or more.

10. Old Navy is offering 50 percent off everything in-store and across their website, beginning today and going through Labor Day.

Meanwhile, various stores are playing their cards close to the vest and may be presenting some of their biggest deals at the last minute. The lesson here: If there's a particular item you're eyeing from a certain store, following their Facebook or Twitter or just swinging by this Labor Day weekend could lead to a major bargain!

What deals will you be shopping this Labor Day weekend?


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