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With just nine days to go until Black Friday - aka the biggest and best shopping event of the year - brands and retailers have done us good by launching their deals in advance. The shopping bonanza offers you the chance to bag a bargain on everything from TVs, games consoles and laptops to home appliances, beauty products and mattresses from the likes of Amazon, John Lewis & Partners, Argos, Currys, Boots and Apple.
It really is the best time of year to find a deal, and of course, get your Christmas shopping lists squared away. In order to help you grab a bargain during the mammoth sales bonanza, our team of expert deal-hunters are on hand to find the best early offers. We've already seen some standout deals on everything from Amazon's Echo dot to a whopping offer on the highly coveted KitchenAid but will continue to reveal the hottest offers as soon as they drop.
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This Ring security system is 41 % off on Amazon
Ring alarm home security system, 2nd gen: Was GBP219, now GBP129, Amazon.com
If you're looking for home security that is easy to install and allows you to monitor specific points in your home or flat, then Ring's alarm system might be the guard dog for you. This kit contains everything you need to get things started.
Just plug in the base station, connect it to wifi and then place the motion and contact sensors in the ideal spots. You'll get notifications in the Ring app whenever a sensor is triggered. Plus, if you have an Alexa device, you can arm or disarm the Ring alarm system with your voice.
Eleanor Magill17 November 2021 14:401637158819
Celebrate Harry Potter's 20th anniversary reunion with 50% off its advent calendar
Boots 'Harry Potter' Hedwig beauty advent calendar: Was GBP40, now GBP26.66, Boots.com
Having featured in our guide to the best Harry Potter advent calendars, you can trust this one will provide the most magical countdown. "Open the front and 24 delightful little boxes lie in wait. Each box slides out and inside each is a Harry Potter pampering product," noted our writer. "Sit back in the bath with these products and a Potter tome and you've pretty much reached wizarding nirvana, right?" "The goodies inside include bath fizzers aplenty," as well as "fragrance rollerballs, a shimmering body scrub, an eye mask and a fluffy-as-you-like Hedwig headband".
This would make the ideal gift for any fans of the books. Elle Magill17 November 2021 14:201637157019
Upgrade your at-home cinema with the best Black Friday TV deals
LG OLED48C14LB 48in OLED 4K ultra HD HDR smart TV: Was GBP1,399, now GBP999, Very.co.uk
The LG OLED48C14LB is relatively small for an OLED TV at "just" 48in. However, thanks to the use of top-end OLED panel technology and Dolby Atmos tuned speakers, it still delivers a rich and cinematic viewing experience.
It'd be the ideal choice for anyone with a small flat or who doesn't want the TV to dominate the living space like some other OLED behemoths in this list. Right now at Very there's a GBP400 discount. For more of the best early Black Friday deals on TVs, peruse our round-up
Eva Waite-Taylor17 November 2021 13:501637155240
What to know about Uniqlo's Black Friday sale
While many retailers have already jumped on the Black Friday bandwagon with early deals popping up everywhere, some big brands are waiting till the main event next week. Uniqlo is one of them, according to the countdown timer on its website. It is also one of our favourite destinations for basics and comfies, often snagging a spot in our round-ups and featuring in our guide to the best white T-shirts for men. While the brand's Black Friday deals are yet to start, you can sign up to its newsletter, so you can be the first one to receive the brand's Black Friday and Cyber Monday offers.
If that is not enough, you can get GBP10 off your first online order too! What's not to like? If you can't wait until next Friday though (we don't blame you), check out our guide to the best Black Friday clothing deals:
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When is Gymshark's Black Friday sale?
This year Black Friday falls on 26 November, but Gymshark has confirmed that it will be launching its whopping sale on Thursday 18 November. It will be offering up to 70 per cent off selected lines, and of course, we'll be rounding up the best discounts and styles here as soon as the deals drop. To find out more about last year's deals and what you can expect from Gymshark's Black Friday for 2021, read our guide here:
Eleanor Magill17 November 2021 12:501637151640
Asos warms up to Black Friday sale with 20% off on its app
Asos is already limbering up to its big Black Friday sale by announcing a saving of 20 per cent off (almost) everything across its app. Now is the perfect time to build your winter wardrobe, and a quilted jacket is a must.
Mango diamond quilted puffer jacket in cream: Was GBP49.99, now GBP39.95, Asos.com
Inspired by that jacket from The Frankie Shop, quilted coats can be seen all over the high street (and your Instagram feeds) right now and are one of autumn/winter 2021's biggest trends. The lightweight style works as a great layering piece while they're still padded enough to see you through autumn and spring, making them a great all-year-round wardrobe staple.
This one from Mango currently has 20 per cent off thanks to Asos and features a collarless style, press-stud placket, a cream diamond design and flattering cropped fit. Eleanor Magill17 November 2021 12:201637151619
Gamers rejoice: Best Nintendo Switch early Black Friday deals are here
Nintendo Switch grey bundle with PDP gaming headset: Was GBP309.98, now GBP268.99, Amazon.co.uk
This Nintendo Switch console in the classic grey colourway comes bundled with a PDP gaming headset. With this versatile game console, you'll be able to blast red shells in either tabletop mode, handheld or on the big screen, plus it comes with a gaming headset, featuring 40mm audio drivers and a bi-directional noise-cancelling microphone.
It has the biggest reduction out of all the Nintendo Switch bundles on Amazon, giving you a saving of GBP40.99. For more of the best early Black Friday deals on Nintendo Switch consoles, read our guide: Eva Waite-Taylor17 November 2021 12:201637150419
Sky's Black Friday deals are unmissable
The tech giants offerings are already well underway with some great deals from super-fast broadband to the latest phones.
So if you are looking for an upgrade, now is your time.
Apple iPhone 13: Was GBP30, now GBP15 for 60GB plan, Sky.com
Everyone knows deals on Apple products are few and far between. However, this one is a great deal of the early Black Friday offers. Not only is the price of the all-new iPhone 13 has been slashed from GBP57 per month, now GBP46 per month available from Sky.com but you can get an incredible 50 per cent off Sky' Mobile's 60GB plan, with unlimited calls and texts for your brand new phone.
In our review of the phone, our tester said the iPhone 13 really delivers a "blazing-fast performance" with "great design and great cameras". Check out our guide to discover more great Black Friday deals from Sky Eleanor Magill17 November 2021 12:001637149819
Peloton's Black Friday sale will put you in a spin
The New York-based fitness company has taken the world by storm thanks to its high-tech at-home spin bikes, which are loved by the likes of Barack and Michelle Obama and Leonardo DiCaprio.
And now for Black Friday, it has launched a rare sale that means you can get the all-new Peloton bike+ (was GBP2,295, now GBP1,995, Onepeloton.co.uk) for less.
When it comes to Peloton, stellar deals are hard to come by - but the price of the brand's bike+ has now been slashed by GBP300. Featuring in our review of the best exercise bikes, our tester appreciated its large screen size, "so you can feel more involved in whatever class you've decided on", while the boosted surround sound offered "ear munching volume and clarity". They also loved the exercise classes, which are "high in quality and intensity", and the upbeat instructors provide "the perfect amount of motivation needed".
Eva Waite-Taylor17 November 2021 11:501637148019
Are you an aspiring star baker? Get 27% off KitchenAid now
As home appliances go, KitchenAid stand mixers are essential for keen home bakers, but they don't come cheap. Luckily, we've found a whopping deal in Amazon's early Black Friday sale for 2021.
KitchenAid 5413184120696 artisan stand mixer: Was GBP599, now GBP440.02, Amazon.co.uk
We even reviewed the classic Kitchenaid stand mixer in our best stand mixer round up, naming it best for Bake Off quality.
Our reviewer even shared that "as the best-selling stand mixer in the world, KitchenAid has built its reputation as a tried and trusted faithful". For now, only the empire red colourway has been treated to this discount, but it is rather snazzy so we can't complain. With a whopping 27 per cent saving, we'd recommend adding this straight to your basket so you can whip up a storm this Christmas.
Want to learn more about the KitchenAid artisan mixer? Read our detailed explainer: Eva Waite-Taylor17 November 2021 11:20
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