Big-box retailers are hardly the only ones offering deals this Black Friday. In fact, if you plan on hitting the mall, chances are you’ll find special sales at your favorite shops.
If you can find a parking spot, that is.
Here are some of the most popular and interesting mall stores offering Black Friday deals:
This specialty shop is offering 20 percent off of nearly all fragrances for Black Friday. They also have marked-down pricing on some after-shave balms, shampoos, hair gel and shaving products.
Always a popular stop to find gifts for wives, mothers and any other female relatives. This year, Bath & Body Works is allowing customers to mix and match items in the entire store as part of a buy three, get three free deal. Also, for $20 on top of a $40 purchase, shoppers will get a V.I.P. bag, featuring five products worth $100 total.
A favorite shop to find gifts for family members that are hard to buy for, Brookstone has several Black Friday deals this year. Shoppers will get 10 percent off of Beats by Dr. Dre products, 25 percent off Fathead wall decorations, and a buy one, get one 50 percent off sale on over 80 items. The shop is also selling holiday decorations at 30 percent off.
The store that makes everyone feel like a kid is calling its special offers a Magical Friday Sale — offering over 1,000 Disney items on sale today. Dolls of favorite princesses like Belle and Ariel are marked down, as well as action figure sets and stuffed plush dolls of popular characters.
If you are looking to step your kick game up, Foot Locker has several Black Friday deals on popular shoes. Thousands of Nike, Jordan and Adidas items are marked down, including some NFL and NBA team apparel.
Video games will be flying off store shelves this holiday season and GameStop is making it cheap to chip away at your shopping list. The store is offering bundle deals on new systems including PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Wii U. They also have hundreds of games on sale at up to 50 percent off.
Shopping for someone who is never seen without a hat? Lids is selling select headwear for $15 apiece and offering sports franchise caps at two for $40 in-store only. The shop is also selling belts, sunglasses and socks at $5 each.
Always offering unique gifts, today Spencer’s is offering a buy one, get one free sale on many clothing items and accessories, including jewelry. Shoppers who arrive before 1 p.m. will also find markdowns on several Bluetooth headphones and speakers.
Clint Davis is a writer for the E.W. Scripps National Desk. Follow him on Twitter @MrClintDavis.