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The big department stores and chains are going to be a mad house on Friday. Avoid the chaos by hoofing it to one of these neighborhood gems for some serious savings on unique duds—and decrease the chance of seeing your party dress on another gal (or guy) at your upcoming holiday events. Even better news: some sales extend through the weekend. Get all the details below and start planning your agenda now—Black Friday is just two days away!
Acrimony: 30% off everything, plus an extra 10% off in-store, plus an additional 30% off past seasons; Online use code THANX2013 [333 Hayes Street, SF; 10am to 7pm; online sale starts at 12am 12/28 and ends 11:59pm 12/1]
ACRE/SF: 30% off everything, plus an additional 30% off past seasons [301 Union Street, SF; 10am to 7pm]
Cary Lane: 40% off everything plus drinks provided by Hubert's Lemonade [Locations and hours]
Circle & Square: Up to 50% off select merchandise online
Convert: In-store only: Spend $100, get a gift certificate for $10; Spend $200, get a gift certificate for $20; Spend $300, get a gift certificate for $30; Spend $400, get a gift certificate for $40; Spend $500+, get a gift certificate for $50 [Locations and hours]
Erica Tanov: 20% off all home goods, online and in stores [Locations and hours]
Mira Mira: Discounts from 30% to 10% off all weekend [3292 22nd Street, SF; hours]
Patagonia: Worn Wear Party on Friday November 29 to celebrate what you already own with repair clinics and a super-secret beer tasting [770 North Point, SF; 4pm]
Self Edge: 13% (not a typo) off everything plus beer will be served. Sale goes through Sunday and is valid online with code LetsDrink2013 [714 Valencia Street at 18th; hours]
Sui Generis: 60% off all sale items, 20% off premium items Friday through Sunday [Locations and hours]