Woman’s love for shopping is well known into each and everyone and I am sure you are not indifferent to it either!
When we go shopping we always have some sort of budget, which may be sometimes fixed or other times approximate. And we try our best to stick to it.
The best shopping experience of anyone out there is when he or she goes shopping and his or her favorite store is offering a huge discount due to the ongoing sale! As a result of which they end up getting many more clothes in their bags than they actually expected.
In order to get the best picks of your favorite clothing during the sale, you should track the sale cycle of the store. This way you will be able to buy whatever clothing as well as clothing you want at the best possible price.
If you track the sale cycle of the stores around you, you will be able to figure out exactly when the item you want to purchase will be on sale. Therefore, you will be able to decide whether to wait so that you can that particular item of clothing for cheap or if it is worth the extra expenditure.
Why Do The Stores Put On The Sale?
It is a fact that the stores prefer to keep their shelves packed with the clothing or any other products they are selling.
But they tend to receive new merchandise very frequently and hence the items that are not yet sold are put on the clearance sale.
Do you know that the stores want you to spend your money on the goods that they have displayed on the shelves? This is the reason why they display highest -priced items at the entryway of the store, and the items which are on the clearance sale are kept at the far back of the store.
The information given below will surely help you to save money while buying clothes yet look fashionable by dressing your self up in clothes you want but for a much cheaper cost.
Tips To Buy Clothes On Sale
Wait For A While
Typically any retail store displays a new item on its shelves for almost six to eight weeks after which they mark it down.
In this modern times, new merchandise comes in the market very frequently because of which the retail shop owners don’t prefer to have an old piece of clothing displayed in their store and also taking up space in their shop.
Additionally, after specific merchandise is displayed for about 6 to 8 weeks, only a few of those pieces of clothing are left. Hence the shop owner prefers to put it on the clearance sale. Clearance sale items are kept at the far back end of the stores so thrifty buyers have to find their way to that clearance sale rack or a bin.
Shop Near The Weekends
Most of the people go out for shopping on the weekends. Hence the shop owners start the preparations for their big selling days on weekends from the mid of the week.
The shop owners usually put the older merchandise on sale and display the latest fashion or the merchandise in their store.
Hence if you don’t want to miss the opportunity of shopping for that stylish piece of clothing that you have wish-listed for months, the best time to go for shopping on Thursday, middle of the week.
If you go out shopping on the weekend you will definitely get a similar offer but you will have very limited clearance stock to select from.
And if you want something very specific there are high chances that the specific piece of clothing has already been bought by someone else.
Thus by shopping on a weekday to be specific Thursday, you will have the large variety of the clothing to select from that too on the lower price.
Feel Free To Ask The Staff
Sometimes it can happen that you will like certain clothing but your size is not displayed on the clearance rack. In this case, do not leave the store empty-handed instead take a moment to ask the store associates whether they can check of your size is available.
If you are lucky enough, you will get the right size of the clothing you liked.
And if you like some clothing but if the size is not available in the stock, you can ask the staff around whether they can mend the existing piece of clothing to your size. Or else you can also check the online shopping websites if your size is available.
Always be knowledgeable about the return policy of the store. Most of the stores do not have a return policy for the merchandise sold in the clearance sale. But there are also a few stores that offer store credit to the customers for a refund of clearance clothes.
End of Season Is The Best Time
The best times to get the most of the shopping done for the amount you want to spend is at the end of a season. Take note that the retail stores sell things little ahead of the weather. Thus you can buy them out of season clothes for much cheaper price and stock it up for the next season.
No No To Buying
There are some times in the month when you should not do shopping if you want to save money.
During the festival seasons, the stores hike their prices so as to make the most out of the festive mood of their customers.
Thus, for avoiding shopping during the festive season you can preplan the things that you want during the festival time so that you will be able to buy those things during the clearance sale or off-season sale and thus avoid the premium pricing.
If you buy smartly, you will be able to look great, without spending heaps and also have the clothes you want!