67 Best Black Friday Deals of 2023


Like 7 p.m. sunsets, Thanksgiving’s turkey, and your childhood, the Black Friday deals came and went. Or did they? For the past couple of months, your friendly neighborhood deal hunters (that’d be us, by the way) have been tracking Black Friday deals like a pig hunts for truffles. Sure, we found some duds, but more often than not we found some real gems. While Black Friday’s technically behind us, landing us squarely in Small Business Saturday, we’re seeing some carry-over deals that refuse to quit. And for once, it might have been a good idea to procrastinate.

Here’s the lowdown: We’re seeing great-to-excellent deals across many of the categories that GQ scouts for Black Friday sales: tech and gadgets, menswear, sneakers, grooming products, home goods and kitchen appliances, travel (including luggage), and beyond. Particularly in tech and tech-adjacent home goods, you can save a lot of money on various “last year’s models”—whether that’s vacuums, headphones, or Apple products—but also some current products that literally just came out (think Bose’s newest headphones or even something like the Apple Watch Series 9.)

At this point in time, retailers are on the fence about calling these late Black Friday deals or early Cyber Monday deals (oh boy, just you wait until we report back on that), but regardless of the marketing, you and your wallet are going to win out. Be sure to check this space, bookmark this page, or whatever you need to do to keep a close eye on what’s worth adding to your cart this Cyber Week.


The Black Friday Deals Hit List

With all the various promotions out there competing for your attention, we’ve cherrypicked all the greatest sale picks and laid them out for you before you go any further:


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Best Black Friday Menswear Deals

It’s the right moment to pick up timeless staples from J.Crew’s Black Friday sale and Madewell’s Black Friday, plus that toasty sherpa jacket from Levi’s. For more menswear picks, see our primer on Nordstrom’s ongoing holiday sales, as well as our Black Friday menswear sales guide.

Percival

Checker Gradient Bobcat Cardigan

If bobcats were this soft, we’d have a lot more bobcat-related injuries.

J.Crew

Nothing kills the outfit vibes more than a coat ill-suited for the occasion. If you’re going somewhere swanky, it’s time to toss on the topcoat.

Wellen

Your childhood teddy bear is living its best reincarnated life.

Abercrombie & Fitch

Long-Sleeve 3-Button Sweater Polo

This polo can go from first date to dinner with the in-laws—assuming you make it that far.

Bather

Yellow Radial Flower Swim Trunk

Are we recommending swim trunks in the winter? Absolutely. These GQ All-Stars winners are your reminder to book that February beach vacation now.

Engineered Garments

These thick corduroy cargo pants are so extremely cozy, they may as well be sweatpants with ridges.

Aran Crafts

Fisherman Irish Rib Crew Neck Wool Sweater

Knit in Ireland out of fine merino wool, this thick sweater is the kind you’ll be passing down to your kids.

Alpha Industries

The MA-1 is a forever classic—and a bona fide winter essential that pairs well with your favorite hoodie.

Todd Snyder

Todd Snyder went to the salon and asked the barber for beachy waves.

Madewell

The 1991 Loose Straight Jeans

Jeans that say it’s time to party like it’s 1991.

Madewell

Sunday Flannel Perfect Long-Sleeve Shirt

A shirt so good it deserves to be worn everyday, not just Sundays.

Banana Republic

Italian Flannel Wide-Leg Pants

Just like the baggy jeans you can’t stop wearing, but in a fabric you could’ve rocked to the Thanksgiving table.

Todd Snyder

Italian Madison Sport Coat

A really good sport coat like this will open up a lot of doors, be it to a promotion or a second date.

Best Black Friday Tech Deals

Earbuds from Bose and Apple, Nintendo’s top-tier Switch, and Sonos speakers—all for way less than usual. Shop more Black Friday tech deals here, along with the best Apple Black Friday deals and our picks from the big Sonos Black Friday sale.

Apple

AirPods Pro (2nd Generation, Lightning)

If you’ve still got plenty of Lightning cords around the house, then you can save on AirPods Pro by living without the new USB-C charging.

Therabody

Theragun Mini Massage Gun

Be the person at the gym going ham on their hamstrings with a handheld massage gun.

Apple

Super-long battery life, incredibly accurate GPS tracking, and emergency features make the Apple Watch Ultra 2 one of the best smartwatches for the most active and fit among us.

Apple

The bougie AirPods Max are as stylish as they are exceptional—spatial audio works well, noise cancellation is second to none, and 20 hours of battery life is more than enough to get you through your commute.

Amazon

Welcome to your new bedroom TV. With both Alexa and Amazon’s Roku-esque Fire TV software built-in, this 32″ screen makes for an all-in-one (aka, far fewer cords) setup. $120 is a stupid-low price, though if you want a little more acreage, the 40″ version is only $190. (And if you need 4K plus the bells and whistles required for a living-room-level set, Amazon’s top-tier Fire TV Omni series is also on sale right now.)

Google

Turn your home into Smart House, minus the AI Katey Sagal.

Tribit

These wireless earbuds bring the specs of a much more expensive set. They’ve got both noise-canceling and transparency modes, but they’ll last forever because of a battery life that clocks in at a whopping 15 hours. And they’ll handle your sweatiest workout or rainiest days thanks to a water-resistant design.

Bose

Bose’s QuietComfort II are the best noise-cancelling earbuds on the market, bar-none. But they’ve also upped their music-fidelity game, too—particularly thanks to some software that automatically tweaks the audio based on the shape of your ear.

Canon

Pixma MG3620 Wireless Inkjet All-In-One Printer

Fully trick out your home office setup with a printer, so you really never need to go back into the actual office again.

Sony

WH-1000XM4 Noise Canceling Headphones

Sony’s dropped a newer version, but [looks both ways suspiciously] this model has equally good noise-canceling and, in our opinion, looks way more chill.

Black Friday Sneaker + Shoe Deals

We’re seeing some solid deals on sneakers, hikers, and loafers from shoe-niverse heavy hitters like Nike, Merrell, and Adidas. And if you’re itching for more shoe deals, we’ve got all the best Black Friday footwear sales right here.

Blundstone

Everyone could use a pair of knockabout boots that are handsome enough to wear with every outfit. This is that pair.

Adidas

Don’t sleep on the Adistar, Adidas’ underrated entry into the dad shoe universe.

Cole Haan

Pinch Penny Slip-On Loafer

When you’re in a pinch, throw these on and you have a complete outfit.

New Balance

Made in USA 990 v5 Running Shoe

Whether you’re running laps or walking down the block, do it in the utmost comfort (and style).

Yuketen

All Handsewn Tokyo DB Chukka

You can’t beat Yuketen’s handmade shoes, and these chukkas are quite possibly the best pair that the brand makes.

Nike

Lace these up with some baggy cargos and a puffer coat for maximum effect.

Tecovas

The Doc Broad Square Toe Boots

Put a little giddy-up in your step.

Madewell

Madewell saw the weather report and put some snow tires on these mules.

R.M. Williams

Kick it in a pair of our favorite Chelsea boots, which manage to look the business with jeans or a suit.

J.Crew

The anywhere, anytime, lace-up.

New Balance

Made In USA 996 Core Sneakers

The ultimate dad shoe at a price that dad would be proud of.

Black Friday Home + Kitchen Deals

We’re seeing some rare discounts on the nicest kitchen and home stuff (from the likes of All-Clad and Branch, for example), as well as deals that make everyday brands like OXO and Shark feel like genuine steals. For even more home and kitchen bargains, check out our Black Friday deal roundups for Amazon, Walmart, Nordstrom.

Brooklinen

Luxe Sateen Hardcore Sheet Bundle

In our roundup of the best sheets, we singled out Brooklinen’s normal cotton “Luxe Core” sheets. These are the nicer version—sateen and smooth. And a great deal for a full set that includes a matching duvet cover.

Our Place

The Black Friday sale at Our Place includes the brand’s most popular product, the Always Pan 2.0. It’s entirely possible you take pictures of it as often as you cook with it.

Maison Margiela

Replica By the Fireplace Scented Candle

Have your home smelling like you’ve got a crackling fireplace lit, all without having to chop some wood.

Casper

Your pancake of a pillow can use a major upgrade.

OXO

Brew Conical Burr Coffee Grinder

In our testing, the OXO Brew grinder is the best budget-friendly option for those looking to up their at-home coffee setup. And for 20% off, it’s an even better value than before.

Branch

Give your tush a break.

Burrow

Range 3-Piece Open Sectional Lounger

Whether you need a sectional, a loveseat, or a regular-old three seater, Burrow’s modular sofas are the way to go.

The Company Store

Down Alternative Reading Wedge Pillow

We found the perfect pillow for cozying up in bed to read (or watch TV).

Made In

Stainless Steel Non-Stick Frying Pan

With a coating that’s so slippery-smooth, you’ll wonder if you already put butter in the pan.

Technivorm

Moccamaster Select 10-Cup Coffee Maker

We praised this industrial beauty in our guide to the best coffee makers on Amazon for a reason: It makes maybe the best cup of drip coffee you’ll ever have, and it’ll last forever. Now the perfect antidote to overcomplicated coffee brewers is on sale, too.

Dyson

V15 Detect Absolute Cordless Stick Vacuum

Normally, a vacuum would be a pretty insulting gift to give. But a Dyson vacuum? You might actually win the holidays for that one.

Casper

Casper’s starter mattress is a little too thin and soft to be our first choice for your primary bedroom, but for a guest bedrooms, kid’s bedroom, or that “investment property” you picked up mid-pandemic, it’s perfect.

All-Clad

Stainless Steel 10-inch Fry Pan

Cook with a pan that the real pros use.

Floyd

This blocky sofa somehow manages to also be ridiculously cozy, too.

Best Black Friday Grooming Deals

Your style is impeccable, and we want to help you nail the grooming side of things, too. From some sexy-smelling colognes to hair trimmers for every part of your body, these products will have you feeling like a 10 out of 10.

Acqua Di Parma

Your aromatic wake-up call, bottled up. This musky scent is brightened with notes of citrusy bergamot and lemon that’ll have your senses buzzing.

Dyson

Women have known for years that Dyson’s coveted hair care tool is worth every penny because it can make anyone’s hair look better in half the time. We’ve seen this $100-off deal pop in and out over the last week, so don’t wait if it’s on your list.

Wahl

Color Pro+ Hair Cutting Kit for Men

Before there were beard and body groomers galore, Wahl’s Color Pro system was the choice for hair clipping. And after all these years, it’s still better than most.

Aēsop

Precipitous Parsley Seed Skin Care Trio

Get your entire skincare routine in check with one purchase.

Braun

With a deal on our pick for the best electric shaver, you can make your cheeks as smooth as a baby’s bottom. (Just don’t ever say that to anyone out loud.)

Boy Smells

Sweet hazelnut, patchouli and, of course, cannabis leaf, go all in for this fall-favorite.

Waterpik

Your gums will be so clean, your dentist will take flossing advice from you.

Best Black Friday Accessories Deals

We love your fit, but you know what it needs? Some accessories. We’re thinking watches, jewelry, and maybe the cherry on top: a hat.

J.Crew

Upgrade your regular beanie with some buttery-soft cashmere for supreme warmth and coziness.

Jaxxon

That outfit is already a 10 out of 10, but a little accessorizing takes it out of this world.

Todd Snyder

Go incognito like your favorite A-lister, but keep your noggin warm in this late fall chill.

J.Crew

Still no luck with locating the perfect vintage tie? This funky, silk number should hold you over.

Todd Snyder

Sure, you can just use your phone to time the turkey in the oven. But this is way cooler.

Todd Snyder

If you’re still wearing that reversible belt from college, please don’t be offended: you need to grow up.

Walden

If you can’t see what a great deal these are, then you might need to add some prescription lenses your cart.

Chimi

Just because it’s cold out doesn’t make the sun any less annoying on your eyes.


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