The Best Pre-Black Friday Sales and Deals We've Seen This Week

These prices are too good to wait until Cyber Week.

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October 11, 2019
By: Allison Russo
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'Tis the season for bargain shopping, so why not get a head start on those elusive Black Friday sales? Whether you're in the market for some new pots and pans, or want to snag a trendy appliance at a jaw-dropping discount, this is the time of year to do it.

But this year brings its own shopping challenges: With only three full weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas (that's one week less than last year!), you should definitely get started on your holiday shopping now. To get you into the gifting spirit, we're highlighting some of the best pre-Black Friday sales at our favorite retailers.

Psst! Bookmark this page. We'll be updating this list with new deals every week, so you can snag the best deals leading up to Cyber Week.

Now through October 6, 2019, you can save an extra 20% on small appliances. From KitchenAid stand mixers to Food Network-favorite air fryers, this sale has something for everyone.

Macy's, $159.99 (reg.$249.99)

We love this versatile air fryer — especially when it's on sale for Macy's lowest price of the season! Not to mention it also works as a toaster oven, and in testing, we ranked it Best for Families.

Macy's, $269.99 (reg. $474.99)

This is truly the best stand mixer money can buy, but that doesn't mean you should have to spend a fortune on it. Save over $200 on this cult-favorite stand mixer — and don't forget to use code "DEALS" at checkout!

Save up to 25% on electronics, gadgets, and cookware at until October 14, 2019. Plus, everything ships free — no minimum! These home and kitchen items rarely go on sale at this fashion-forward department store, so this is the perfect time to snag a deal.

Bloomingdale's, $399.99 (reg. $499.99)

Swap out your tired cookware for this shiny stainless steel set. P.S. If you spend more than $500 on All-Clad at Bloomingdale's, you'll receive a petite roaster with a rack for free!

Bloomingdale's, $99.99 (reg. $149.95)

The Ultra model of the Instant Pot has a higher price tag for good reason. With 10 different programs (including cake maker and sterilizer!) and 16 smart programs, this Instant Pot truly does it all.

This sale runs through December 31, 2019, so you can enjoy the savings for the whole holiday season. Plus, enjoy free shipping on everything … no minimum purchase necessary!

Pots & Pans Kitchenware Outlet, $39.99 (reg. $69.99)

Add this versatile saute pan to your kitchen arsenal. It's great for making everything from roasted veggies to chicken noodle soup.

Now through October 30, 2019, Williams Sonoma is offering 20% off all of their store-brand cookware. This is a great chance to stock up on professional-grade cookware at under-budget prices. (And you might even qualify for fast free shipping!)

Williams Sonoma, $119.96 (reg. $149.95)

This covered saute pan will be your side-dish superstar this holiday season. Use it to make everything from sauteed veggies to fluffy mashed sweet potatoes.

Williams Sonoma, $399.96 (reg. $600)

Save $200 on this comprehensive cookware set… it has everything you need to take your culinary skills to the next level.

Walmart is currently offering up to 30% off cookware, kitchen appliances and dinnerware... plus, their classic Rollbacks section is filled with great deals on hundreds of kitchen items, including some FN-fave appliances.

Walmart, $64.99 (reg. $99)

The Instant Pot is almost always on sale… and this week, we found this one marked down at Walmart.

Walmart, $199.99 (reg. $259.99)

Snag this iconic stand mixer for under $200, and enjoy free shipping. It's a win-win!

Through October 31, you can snag 50% off (or more!) on some of FN Sharp's most versatile cutlery sets.

FN Sharp, $250 (reg. $500)

Upgrade your dinner table with this sleek set of steak knives.

FN Sharp $375 (reg. $880)

With a chef's knife, a Santoku knife, and a paring knife, this set has everything you need to take your cooking game to the next level.

FN Sharp, $750 (reg. $1,380)

This larger set adds a boning knife, a bread knife, and a utility knife. Plus, an acacia wood knife block is included for easy, stylish storage.

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