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Memorial Day Deals on Items You’ll Actually Want to Buy

Memorial Day is fast upon us, which means … it’s time to let all your friends have their fun frolicking in the park while you sit in front of the computer buying $14 culottes. They’ll be sorry! Here are some of the best holiday sales we sniffed out.

Ann Taylor LOFT: extra 60 percent off all sale styles and 40 percent off new arrivals

Tea Garden Culottes
Original price: $60
Sale price: $14
Try this spring’s big trend for the price of two Chipotle burrito bowls.
Buy It

Saks Fifth Avenue: up to 40 percent off designer selections for men and women

Stella McCartney Chain Clutch
Original price: $1,035
Sale price: $619
To match the picnic blanket.
Buy It

The Line40 percent off home and fashion items

Tabitha Simmons Sandals
Original price: $695
Sale price: $417
A kicky pair of summer shoes.
Buy It

Acne Studios Skirt
Original price: $330
Sale price: $198
Just the perfect amount of asymmetrical, without being directional.
Buy It

Amazon: Memorial Day deals on select products

Phillips Hue Starter Kit
Original price: $80
Sale price: $40
So you can dim the lights with your iPhone.
Buy It 

Farfetch: up to 50 percent off select items

Lanvin Brooch
Original price: $290
Sale price: $131
For zhuzhing up a little black dress or a blazer.
Buy It

Luisaviaroma: extra 30 percent off all sale items

Yeezy Crop Top
Original Price: $274
Sale Price: $96
Come on, for under $100, why not?
Buy It

Simone Rocha Tulle Dress
Original price: $5,069
Sale price: $1,774
Yes, the price is still rather steep, but wouldn’t this be a fantastic wedding dress?
Buy It

Nordstrom40 percent off through June 5

Barbour Hip Flask
Original price: $59
Sale price: $35
(Father’s Day is in two weeks.)
Buy It 

Lagoile Salad Servers
Original price: $67
Sale price: $33
If your plastic Ikea ones aren’t cutting it anymore.
Buy It

Springup to 60 percent off; get 20 percent off your first order with the promo code SUMMER20 until May 30

Joie Tote Bag
Original price: $259
Sale price: $92
“Please put a baguette and some long-stemmed carrots in me,” this bag says.
Buy It

Rag & Bone Slides
Original price: $375
Sale price: $263
Some sensible summer slip-ons.
Buy It

StyleBop: up to 30 percent off (plus a well-stocked 70 percent–off section)

Marc by Marc Jacobs Zipper Earrings
Original price: $48
Sale price: $14
The zipper pulls are made from rubber.
Buy It

Uniqlo: sales on the latest Lemaire collaboration

Lemaire Seersucker Dress
Original price: $60
Sale price: $35
For August in Provence. (Or next week in Greenpoint.)
Buy It

Note: Prices may change, and products may sell out.

Memorial Day Deals and Sales 2016