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Your best christmas shopping bargain so far?

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nickdrakeslovechild Sun 03-Nov-13 21:12:45

PopGoesTheWeeble it was back in January when elc were having a clear out (I started my christmas shopping really really early) and they were also letting you stack codes. IIRC it was £6 then went reduced again then a 20% off which mothercare matched then a birthday club code. They have all got wise now and wont let you stack codes any more.

InTheRedCorner Sun 03-Nov-13 20:22:17

I have cherry the cat. Purchased on Amazon for £18 instead of £50.

I also did the 40% off sale price at bodyshop. Spent £40 instead of £150

And today I purchased the Murad book with lots of freebies, iirc £174 for £11 delivered.

Sainsbury toy sale was disappointing here although I did pick up £54 worth of stationery books, key rings, folders etc and paid under £20.

I'm happy with my bargins smile

PopGoesTheWeeble Sun 03-Nov-13 20:20:29

how did you get the happyland circus for £3 Nick drake?!

DTisMYdoctor Sun 03-Nov-13 19:49:05

Christmas has been bargain filled this year thanks to the thread and things like topcashback. I'd earned almost £100 on topcashback which I took as M&S vouchers and this will pay for Christmas dinner. I don't use tesco a lot, but the few club card points I had amassed got me £40 of power rangers/imaginext toys for free. Managed to get pretty much all of DS's toys at lowest ever prices thanks to camelcamel and earned about £100 of amazon vouchers via credit card points which paid for a whack of them. So almost £250 of free stuff plus around another £100+ in savings. grin

nickdrakeslovechild Sat 02-Nov-13 23:01:13

Either the £12 gadget robot (usually £40), elc cupcake collection £16 (usually £65) Or happyland circus £3.00!!
I have not paid full price for anything this year.

OneLittleLady Sat 02-Nov-13 22:18:58

A DKNY purse for my sister for £12

Shosha1 Sat 02-Nov-13 22:02:41

A watch for DH from Amazon. Should gave been almost £400.00 and I got it for £77.00

A coat for DDil should have been 120.00 got it for 30.00

Kindle fire for DS at 99.00 instead of 109.00

All the DGD's things I got a sale prices as well. But I have been buying all year smile

nurseneedshelp Sat 02-Nov-13 22:01:29

I managed to get two Samsung tablets today for £109 each from Argos and received a £20 voucher.
They normally retail at £140 each, not a massive saving but I'm happy!

snappybadger Sat 02-Nov-13 21:56:07

Mine is the Tidlo wooden kitchen that I got at the amazing all time low price of £53 (saving about £20) by using camelcamelcamel price watch.

My favourite bargain from the bargain thread isn't Christmassy but it was the Joules wellies for the £10 subscription to Country Living. Love those boots smile

Altinkum Sat 02-Nov-13 21:54:30

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MintChocAddict Sat 02-Nov-13 21:53:57

Definitely the Robot on one of Reastie's early threads. Haven't been on them for ages as they move too quickly for a part timer like me. wink
Also got some fab quality kids P.J. cheap as chips on there too.

Thanks Reastie. thanks

chanie44 Sat 02-Nov-13 21:50:41

Body Shop Body Butter. They are normally £13 each and I got 4 for £12.

Selected ones were in the sale for £5 and I got a code for an extra 40% off, making each one £3.

I wanted to get a little something for my children's nursery teachers, but didn't have a lot of money to spend, so these fit the bill perfectly.

WaitMonkey Sat 02-Nov-13 21:30:35

I missed the furby. <Bitter emotion>

dementedma Sat 02-Nov-13 21:27:47

Too many to mention thanks to reastie's threads. Have saved over 250 quid so far!

cazza2878 Sat 02-Nov-13 20:50:43

Not been on here for a while but always tempted back by the Christmas thread! Fab work as always Reastie!

So...... What's everyone's best bargain they've had so far this year?

Mine so far has been a Furby boom for £18 (mis price on amazon found by someone on HUKD site). A bit of a hassle to get it as they initially sent me the wrong item but in the end I got it and amazon refunded me for the inconvenience so basically got a £59.99 Furby for free in the end!!! Happy days.

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