As Edinburgh shoppers gear up for the Black Friday 2021 deals up for grabs this weekend, the St James Quarter revealed the discounts on offer at its new stores and retail destinations.
Some of the retailers slashing the prices of beauty, clothing and tech at the St James Quarter in Edinburgh this weekend include & Other Stories, Boots, EE, John Lewis & Partners and Peloton.
Without further ado, here’s what you need to know about Black Friday deals and shopping in St James Quarter this weekend – and a full list of St James Quarter Edinburgh stores with Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals for 2021. .
When is Black Friday 2021?
Black Friday, historically held the day after Thanksgiving festivities in the United States, will fall on Friday, November 26 of this year – with many bargain hunters looking online and in-store for savings and deals on expensive goods ahead of the launch. Christmas rush.
In the UK, Amazon, Curry’s PC World, Very and more are widely known for offering huge Black Friday discounts on everything from video game consoles to smart tech like Ring Doorbells, Amazon Echo Dots and, of course, televisions.
But many other retailers, especially clothing stores and phone and broadband providers, have stepped up their own offers on select items in-store and online.
What kind of Black Friday deals can we expect in stores in the St James area?
While the John Lewis & Partners department store has announced a range of offers on home products, appliances and technology that will apply in its St James Quarter location, there are many other stores in St James Quarter offering discounts on the weekend of Black Friday 2021 until Cyber Monday.
Black Friday beauty offers at the St James Quarter are available at Boots, with 20% off premium cosmetics and perfumes from November 19-29.
The Body Shop is also offering special Black Friday collections at 50% off until Tuesday, November 30, while Superdrug will reduce in-store gift prices by up to 66% from Friday to Monday.
As for Black Friday Clothing Deals, St James district street clothing brands like Zara, Pull & Bear and Stradivarius are slashing prices on selected items by up to 40% and 30% respectively, but only on Black Friday (November 26).
High-end clothing and accessories at Tommy Hilfiger, The Kooples and Kate Spade will also see in-store discounts at the St James Quarter this weekend.
Tommy Hilfiger and The Kooples will be offering 20% off items until Cyber Monday (November 29).
During this time, Black Friday Deals on Tech and Broadband can be found at O2 with savings of up to £ 400 on new phones, at EE with offers from a free Xbox when you buy select handsets and more in-store discounts at Samsung and Sky.
Scroll down to see the full list of Black Friday discounts and deals in Edinburgh’s St James area this weekend.
How can I see how busy the St James area is this Black Friday weekend?
With Prime Minister Nicola Sturgeon urging Scots to exercise caution and do lateral flow testing as much as possible before entering busy indoor social environments, the coronavirus will undoubtedly be a concern for many hoping to buy Black Friday deals in store this weekend.
Nick Peel, Managing Director of St James Quarter, said: “This weekend is important for our retailers as many of them are gearing up for our very first Black Friday. recovery for retail, especially here in Edinburgh.
“We look forward to welcoming visitors for the occasion and look forward to it being a successful business event for St James Quarter.” Naturally, we are sympathetic to the current Covid-19 situation and have ensured that the necessary security measures are in place to provide a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone. “
You can see how busy the St James Quarter is at certain times of the day by checking the crowd condition on its website – where a status bar at the top of its webpage lets you know if the mall is quiet, busy, or very busy.
Retail hours for Black Friday weekend are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday November 26 and Saturday November 27, 10 a.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday November 28, and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday November 29 to Saturday December 4
Full list of Black Friday 2021 deals and discounts from St James Quarter stores
& other stores – 20% discount on bath and body gift sets – from Friday November 26 to Monday November 29
Beaverbrooks – Up to 50% off – From Friday November 19 to Tuesday November 30
Bershka – 30 to 50% off selected items – Friday November 26
Boots – 20% off a selection of premium beauty products and fragrances – from Friday November 19 to Monday November 29
Calvin Klein – 20% off selected items – Monday November 22 to Monday November 29
Carvela – 30% off selected items (50% off for NHS) – From Friday 19 November to Monday 29 November
Castore – various offers available – from Friday 19 November to Monday 29 November
Crew Company Clothing – 25% off – from Friday November 19 to Monday November 29
Dune London – Up to 30% off selected items – From Friday November 19 to Monday November 29
EE – Free Xbox when you purchase select phones (terms and conditions apply) – Monday November 15 through Tuesday November 30
H&M – Member Pre-Access 20% off Monday (November 22), 20% store-wide discount – Friday November 26
Hôtel Chocolat – 15% reduction from £ 25 purchase – from Wednesday 24 November to Wednesday 1 December
John Lewis & Partners – Hundreds of Fashion, Electrical, Home & Gift Deals
Kate Spade – 25% off full-priced items Friday-Monday, 50% off select styles Wednesday-Monday
Kiehls – -20% – from Wednesday November 24 to Tuesday November 30
Kurt Geiger – 30% off selected items – Friday November 19 to Monday November 29
L’Occitane – -20% on full price items – from Thursday November 25 to Monday November 29
Mango – up to -50% – from Wednesday November 24 to Monday November 29
Miele – 20% off selected items and up to £ 150 off Triflex models – Wednesday November 17th through Tuesday November 30th
O2 – save up to £ 400 on the latest phones
Pandora – 20% discount – from Thursday November 25 to Monday November 29
Peloton – £ 300 off Peloton bikes plus two months free app subscription and more in store – from Saturday 13 November to Monday 29 November
Pull & Bear – Up to 40% off selected items – Friday November 26
Radley – Up to 50% off – Monday November 15 to Sunday November 28
Rituals – -20% – From Friday November 26 to Sunday November 29
Russell & Bromley – Charitable donation with every sale / order – Monday November 22 to Monday November 29
Samsung – lots of savings in store – Friday November 12 through Sunday November 28
Sky – 50% off 60 GB with the purchase of a phone – from Monday November 15 to Monday November 29
Stradivarius – Up to 30% off selected items – Friday November 26
Sunglass Hut – 20% off and 50% off the second pair – from Saturday November 20 to Monday November 29
Superdrug – Up to 66% reduction on gifts – From Monday November 1 to Tuesday November 30
Superdry – Up to 30% off selected items – From Friday November 26 to Monday November 29
The Body Shop – Special Black Friday collections reduced to 50% and 20% on all items for loyalty card holders – from Wednesday November 24 to Tuesday November 30
The Kooples – -20% – Preview evening from Thursday 25 November, from Friday 26 November to Monday 29 November
La Parfumerie – Up to 25% reduction on a selection of items – From Thursday November 25 to Sunday November 28
Three – Unlimited broadband and unlimited SIM from £ 24 / month – Monday November 15 to Monday November 29
Tommy Hilfiger – 20% off selected items – Monday November 22 to Monday November 29
Victoria’s Secret – 30% off everything – Thursday November 25 to Monday November 29
Zara – 40% off selected items – Friday November 26
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