12 Things That Go on Super Sale in July
Did you know July is one of the smartest times to shop for deals? Mattresses, furniture, and cleaning products all go on deep discount in July!
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Don’t miss the summer’s best deals
Move over Amazon Prime Day. July is the hottest time of year to get deals on household goods, seasonal favorites, wellness and self-care items, and so much more across multiple retailers. In fact, July sales may be the best time to buy cheap finds, gifts for her, and gifts for men between the 4th of July sales and clearance blowouts.
When it comes to what to buy in July, smart shopping expert Trae Bodge says just about everything will be on sale. “There will be deals on everything from apparel to beauty to home goods, and the discounts will be as deep as 50 percent off,” she explains. “One of my favorite categories for discounts this time of year is mattresses and bedding, where you will find discounts as well as freebies like free pillows or sheets. So, if you missed those Memorial Day mattress sales, this is a good time to make up for it.”
It’s the perfect time to stock up on everything you need for the rest of the summer and to get ahead on holiday shopping. While you’re at it, find out the other best times to buy throughout the year.
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Between Independence Day sales at the beginning of the month and seasonal clearance deals in the later weeks, July sales are ripe with opportunities for affordable mattresses. Luxury bed retailers like Saatva will extend their 4th of July weekend sales through July 12 to ride the wave of summer deal shoppers. The brand’s award-winning American-made mattress collection ranks among the best things on sale in July. Take $200 off any order of $1,000 or more with a mattress purchase. The entire collection is eco-friendly, and you can find matching pillows, bedding, and sleep products to go along with your new bed.
If you’re still actively shopping around, just about every mattress retailer from Allswell to Purple, Brooklyn Bedding and Mattress Firm will also slash prices throughout the first half of July.
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Even everyday cleaning products are getting marked down as part of the summer’s biggest sales, and that’s good news for just about everyone. Through July 11, take 30 percent off everything Cleancult sells using code “JULY30” at checkout and make the most of their green-focused laundry detergents, dish soaps, sprays, bundles, and more. (We named Cleancult one of our best-selling laundry detergents of 2021.)
Take up to 25 percent off Bissell vacuums and cleaning equipment through July 5 when you spend $150 or more and use code “JULY25” at checkout. If you spend under $150, you can still use the code to redeem between 10 and 15 percent off your purchase.
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With people being out and about more than ever thanks to sunshine and warm weather, furniture retailers have to put extra effort into getting people to buy furniture online—and that includes the best sofas, beds, chairs, dining sets, and more. Brands like BenchMade Modern and Raymour & Flanigan will offer some of their best furniture pieces at major discounts before the return of the cool weather rush in sales.
BenchMade Modern will offer 20 percent off all their custom furniture and everything sitewide from July 1 through 6, and then hit shoppers up with extra July sales goodness by offering 15 percent off everything through the rest of the month when they use promo code “RD15” at checkout. You can get your fill of bedroom furniture, coffee tables, dining sets, and just about everything else at 10 percent off all orders under $2,500 and 15 percent off orders of $2,500 more through July 8 at Raymour & Flanigan.
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Small kitchen appliances
It’s margarita, smoothie, and milkshake weather, which means you could probably use a new blender. Lucky for you, blenders are one of the best things on sale in July—and just about every other small kitchen appliance you can imagine will also be discounted. You can even upgrade your existing small appliances to modern digital versions or give them as practical tech gifts to the food lovers in your life.
Take 15 percent off everything Hamilton Beach sells on their website throughout the entire month of July using code “HONEY15” at checkout. Take your pick of coffee makers, food processors, hand blenders, ice cream makers, air purifiers, and dozens of other already-affordable small kitchen appliances.
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Food, snacks, and gear for good eats
If you’re unsure of what to buy in July, start with your stomach. Everything you’ll need to eat well all summer long, plus tailgate, BBQ, and live your best warm-weather life will be on sale this month. Take 25 percent off everything Proper Good, the popular 90-second meal solution company that delivers absurdly delicious packaged meals directly to your door, now through July 15. All you need to do is enter promo code “PROPER4TH” at checkout to score the discount. Now you just have to decide which meals you want to buy—they offer keto diet menus, dairy-free, and plant-based offerings to suit just about everyone’s dietary needs.
Meat eaters will also love scoring a rock-bottom deal on the Yummly Smart Thermometer, a home chef’s best friend, at its lowest price ever— $89 instead of the usual $129.99 retail price. The deal will be available through July 18.
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Skin care and beauty
If you’ve got luxury skin care on your wishlist, July is definitely the time to buy. Fans of Strivectin’s lineup of anti-aging skin care will be treated to a free Power Pairs Crepe Control set with any purchase of $85 or more from July 2 through July 6. And on July 21 and 22 the site will have a 30 percent off everything flash sale on Strivectin.com.
Macy’s is offering up to 50 percent off fragrances, gift sets, and eye shadow palettes on clearance for July. Look for brands like Shiseido, Bobbi Brown, and Prada. Score!
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Haircare and accessories
It’s time to treat yourself to that summer-perfect keratin treatment to fight frizz, because the Internet’s most popular at-home keratin kit is discounting their lineup of the best shampoos for pre and post-treatment care. From July 1 through July 31 you can take any 50 percent off Gussi’s conditioners will the purchase of the brand’s shampoo. The formula is specifically made to prolong keratin treatments, but it’s also one of the best shampoos for color-treated hair thanks to the gentle, non-stripping formula.
Sought-after hair accessories from Bellefixe, the trend-driven company known for ultra-cute ponytail holders, headbands, and more will also be part of the massive July markdowns you can’t afford to miss. Stock up on everything the site sells at 30 percent off from July 1 to 12 when you order $50 or more. No code is necessary.
Lip balm, hand sanitizer, and other purse essentials
Whether you’re replenishing your purse or loading little ones up with back-to-school backpack essentials, you’ll want to take advantage of the great discounts on always-necessary items. Lip balms and hand sanitizers are marked down for July and before prices tend to jump as we inch closer to cool weather. Clean & Pure lip balm 4-packs are 15 percent off with a clippable Amazon coupon for all of July, and purse-ready PocketBac hand sanitizers from Bath & Body Works are marked down and offered as bundle deals through the beginning of the month.
Linens and bedding
July is a big month for bedding discounts, with sales typically starting at 20 percent off retail and going as high as 90 percent off if you’re shopping clearance racks and stacking discounts. Take 30 percent off sheet sets and bundles from Cozy Earth now through July 11 by using code “SUMMERSHEETS” at checkout. The brand is also offering up to 25 percent off the rest of the site, and you can score free bamboo viscose pajamas when you spend $300 or more and enter code “FREEPJ” at checkout.
If you need new towels, tablecloths, reusable napkins, and other household linens you should check out July’s sale section at T.J. Maxx, where you’ll find up to 90 percent off in-style finds for the home.
Shoes for the whole family
Take 25 percent off everything Baabuk makes throughout July with code “SUMMER25” at checkout. You’ll love the selection of ethically-made wool sneakers, slip-ons, ballet flats, and slippers for women that come in a variety of neutral and trendy shades. They’re made with the highest quality materials and construction in mind, so you’ll wear these for years to come.
Fitness equipment and gear
The mad rush for fitness gear ends sometime after mid-winter (it almost never goes on sale in January), and people have usually gotten their new kicks, leggings, and equipment by the time the weather turns warm. That’s part of why sneakers, bikes, and more see slashed prices in July. Take 25 percent off the Brooks Running Bedlam Sneakers throughout the month of July without any necessary code. Find hundreds of weekly deals from Dick’s Sporting Goods throughout the month as well. Find sports equipment, fitness machines and gear, clothes, and more all marked down to unbeatable July prices.
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Everything your yard might need
Take advantage of big savings this July with impressive sales across almost every category at The Home Depot. You’ll find popular patio furniture sets under $500 through July 4 weekend. Then look for a collection of gardening sales and markdowns up to 70 percent off usual prices. Live plants including annuals and perennials will be up to 50 percent off, grills and gear will be up to 40 percent off, and must-have tools for the garage will be 20 percent off or more throughout the month of July. It’s also worth checking the The Home Depot Savings Center each day for rock-bottom prices on popular products.
You’ll also want to check out Wayfair’s outdoor furniture clearance section, where prices will be up to 50 percent off their usual numbers through July 4 weekend. After that, new daily sales will be added each day in July with steep discounts on everything from planters to gardening equipment, sun umbrellas, and more. Learn how else you can create a backyard oasis at Wayfair.
- Trae Bodge, Smart Shopping Expert at Truetrae.com
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