So what if we're broke by February?
New year, new you, new wardrobe – that’s how the saying goes, right? With Christmas well and truly in the rearview, the post-holiday sales have arrived to bankrupt your 2018 fund. We’ve done the digging for you and sussed out the best deals on everything from winter skincare saviours to cold weather staples, check out our highlights below for the best bargains this January.
Bring a feminine touch to a masculine staple with this belted blazer. Toss it on over a graphic tee or maxi dress and you’re sorted.
Originally £49, now £30
Looking for a winter coat that’ll see you through the January chill? This vinyl puffer from UO is a great shout and its’ going for over £30 in their January sales.
Originally £99, now £60
Topshop up to 50% off
Zara up to 50% off
Mulberry up to 50% off
Winter Coat Sales
Channel your inner Amelie in this bright red coat, which will add a splash of colour to those grim January days. With a tie-belt and gigantic pockets to hold everything in, it’s now going for 26% off in the Karen Millen sale.
Originally £325, now £195
There’s something about a pastel coat in winter that really gets us going. This foldable parka from Weekday brings the blue skies and will prepare you for the rain or snow with a drawstring hood.
Originally £70, now £40
This classic camel coat is one that’ll stand the test of time and well worth the investment. Designed in a calf-length tailored cut, it’s a sleek piece that’s made a little more figure hugging with a tie-belt.
Originally £329, now £239
Colour-blocking doesn’t need to be loud and bright to get our attention. This black and navy coat from Hobbs is a total winner with a double breasted closure and tailored cut.
Originally £269, now £159
You can never go wrong with a camel coat and every year, it’s an autumn staple. This simple tailored version from Karen Millen is a great shout and the black contrast buttons add a dash of sophistication.
Faux fur is totally in right now and this navy blue coat from Karen Millen is one of the best we’ve seen. With an oversized collar and warm lining, there’s also pockets to tuck your hands into when the wind blows.
Originally £299, now £220
We’re not over millennial pink, don’t make us buck the trend. This quilted bomber from Weekday was already pretty cool and it gets an extra jazzy upgrade with the pastel shade.
Originally £70, now £40
Best January sales dresses
This flirty ruffle dress from Karen Millen is a total winner for cocktail parties and weddings, with a fun pussy bow detail and cap sleeves that make all the difference. It’s going for 33% off in the sale.
Originally £180, now £120
While we’ve got a soft spot for Christmas party dresses, this structured jacquard skirt from Topshop has definitely won us over. It’s now going for over 30% off and the embroidered details are worth every pound.
Originally £39, now £25
This polkadot number is giving us major 50s vibes and we love it. With powder pink spots and a tailored flattering waist, it’s wardrobe staple that’s going for nearly 45% off.
Originally £179, now £99
This versatile dress from Monki has been massively discounted in the sales and we’re in love with it. Take it to the office by layering a white top underneath and then to drinks with the girls with the help of an e
Originally £50, now £15
Get glitzy this winter season with this black and gold sequined dress. Simple, understated and utterly refined, it’s now over 40% off in the Hobbs January sales.
Originally £179, now £53
Heading out for some winter sun? Jump out in style with this Bardot dress with a ruffle hem, which is designed in a airy lightweight cotton to keep things breezy.
Originally £35.99, now £10.79
This knockout pleated dress is a party wear staple that’ll have heads turning wherever you go. With a swishy skirt and double strap detail, it’s over half off in the winter sales.
Originally £199, now £95
Channel your inner Stepford wife in this classy pencil dress. With an oversized foldover detail and figure hugging silhouette, it’s just the right measure of sophistication and sexiness.
Originally £ , now £49
Best January sales shoes
Channel your inner fashion blogger with these over-the-knee sock boots from Topshop. Available in both black and burgundy, these are a little easier to pair – black does go with everything after all.
Originally £49, now £35
These pale pink heels from Hobbs are totally comfy with a thick block heel – vital if you’re prone to toppling over. They’re now £60 off – total steal.
Originally £159, now £99
Serve bubblegum drop realness in these black courts from Topshop, which are just the right balance of fun and fashion. With multicoloured gems and a strong pointed four inch heel, they’ll add a quirky touch to any outfit.
Originally £59, now £45
A good heeled ankle boot never does a girl wrong and this sophisticated take by CHARLES & KEITH is a great shout. With an embellished strap detail across the front of the boot and a block heel perfect for running around the city in, it’s now £10 off.
Originally £59, now £49
These calf hair heels from CHARLES & KEITH pack a serious dose of attitude, with a quirky cow-print, metallic block heel and super pointed heel. They’re now going for £20 off in the January sales.
Originally £69, now £49
Best January sales clothing
Step up the elegance in this high necked top from Monki, which is only £6 in the winter sales. Yes, you read that correctly. It’s slightly sheer, so bust out your best lingerie on this bad boy.
Originally £25, now £6
These pink trousers from Weekday have us dreaming of spring. With a cropped leg and high waist, they’d be super cool paired with a cosy knit and fashion trainers.
Originally £40, now £20
Looking for a new wardrobe staple? These skinny high-waisted jeans come in a dark wash and they’re going for just £12. Total. Steal.
Best January sales accessories
Sunnies taken a beating this summer? Stock up over the January sales with this gold pair from Quay Australia.
Originally £40, now £20
Go big or go home. This tasselled cross body bag from CHARLES & KEITH is a dramatic choice ideal for any big parties you have coming up – and it’s now £10 off.
Originally £59, now £49
Feeling celestial? This silver and rose watch from RJR.John Rocha has a unique day and night clock face, with a moving sun and stars illustration.
Originally £85, now £25.50
Looking for a classic timepiece? This gold watch is a great shout. It’s £30 off in the sales and versatile enough to take you from the office to cocktails.
Originally £80, now £50
Looking for a bag that goes with everything? This crossbody bag from Fiorelli is a great shout and we love how despite the colour-blocking, it’s still a gorgeous neutral piece.
Originally £59, now £41.30
This uniquely quilted clutch from Karen Millen is one of the brand’s signature pieces and they’ve brought it back this winter. This scarlet version has worked its way into the sale and it’s now going for £55 – half off! (Total bargain.)
Originally £110, now £55
If your make-up bag is in need of a much needed upgrade, then a beauty subscription box is the way to do it. Powder’s offering £20 off their beauty boxes, so you’ll be able to choose from their covetable NARS collaboration, Christmas release and Winter box. Check out what exactly you’ll be getting your hands on on the site and a quick heads up: the Christmas box is valued at an eye-watering £150.
Originally £50, now £30
Happy 2018 everybody!
(Apologies if you’re a little poorer than you were before you started reading this article.)