With Christmas less than a week away some shoppers are scrambling to find a few last-minute gifts. Warm new pajamas for Christmas morning or something sexy to accompany the New Year’s workout regimen may be just the ticket. And Victoria’s Secret, known for their affordable intimates, sleepwear, Black Friday totes (and ever-present sales), may be the place to shop.
What’s on Sale
Current sales and specials include pajama sets marked down to $39.50 (from $49.50) and 2 pairs of yoga pants or leggings for $55 (one for $34.50). Sports fans may also enjoy the PINK NFL line, where boyfriend pants are over 40 percent off. Or, those wishfully thinking of the warm summer could opt for a swimsuit in the clearance section instead. Separate bottoms are on sale for $3.99, and tops for $7.99, while many 2-piece sets are 50 percent off or more.
Intimates are on sale as well. Two PINK Wear Everywhere bras are $42 and Cotton Lingerie and Sexy Tee bras are two for $49.50. Sports bras aren’t on sale but using the method we describe below shoppers will still be able to save. Cotton panties are five for $26, however it may be best to wait for the next 7 for $26 panty sale, a Victoria’s Secret staple. Stocking stuffer ideas include the VS Fantasies body care line, where fragrance mist and lotions are 3 for $25. Or, PINK lip gloss or nail paint are 2 for $15.
Shop Online for Better Bargains
Although heading to the store guarantees an on-time present, those shopping online will be able to get the biggest bang for their buck. Plus, through 5pm on December 20th, orders over $100 receive free 2-day Express shipping with coupon code SHIP2DAY, allowing the presents to just barely slip under the tree in time. Victoria’s Secret allows up to three offer codes to be used when checking out online so also tack on 75BRACELET and SHOWBAGRMN and receive a free fashion show cosmetics bag and Victoria’s Secret bracelet with your order. Alternatively, those buying shoes or clothing can receive 20 percent off a single item with code VS20STYLE.
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Before making a purchase, check GiftCardGranny.com to buy someone else’s unwanted gift card at a discounted rate. Filter results to only show eCode gift cards (which are delivered via email) that have a value over $100 in order to use the free shipping code above. Off the bat this can be a 5 to 13 percent savings. Next, use Upromise.com to receive an additional 5 percent cash back on the total purchase price at Victoria’s Secret. Using this method we were able to get the actual cost of a $135 order down to $111.13.
Or Wait Until January for the Biggest Savings
For those that aren’t in need of a last-minute Christmas present it may be best to wait until January when Victoria’s Secret is expected to hold their next Semi-Annual Sale. Loyal customers often grab the most sought after items, and sizes, within the first few days. With some merchandise discounted by as much as 70 percent it’s no surprise that stock online and in-store doesn’t last long.
Be sure to sign up for the email newsletter or download the smartphone app to receive the latest company news and coupon codes. Frequent shoppers should also consider applying for the Victoria’s Secret rewards credit card for further savings, including $15 off their first purchase, coupons for free panties, and early access to the Semi-Annual Sale and other special events.
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