The Budget Friendly Guide – Lovely Happenings Attendees

A smart shopper knows that planning is key. Bookmark this special post (exclusive to Lovely Happenings guests) to refer back for budget friendly tips and guides. 

Narrow Your Search WAYY DOWN

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When To Buy What? 

I break down when to buy retail at sale prices. Lets be serious, do you really need every item at that moment? Need a new suit? If you can wait until January that suit might be half price! When is the best time to buy? 

1. Suits – January

2. Luxury Items – November

3. Luggage – March 

4. Athletic Gear – May

5. Summer Gear – July-August

6. Swimsuits – August

7. Sunglasses – September

8. Jeans – October

9. Jewelry -February  

10. Sneakers – November 

11. Outerwear – December

Look For Seasonal Store Edits

Good for grabbing everything in one place.

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ShopSavvy App – Finds the lowest prices and matches barcode prices

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Monthly Subscription Boxes – To Make Your Life Easier

Loot Crate

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For geeks & gamers

Fashion Stork

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Packages carry 3-6 items based on the retail value of the pieces. Each box retails $125. With each box sent out, $1 is donated to a sponsored adoption

Birchbox Man

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Grooming and lifestyle 

Sprezza Box

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Focuses on men’s clothing accessories and helping you to look dapper. Every box includes 5-6 products and has a retail value of $100+

Trunk Club

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They send you a box of 6-8 items, including shirts, pants, accessories, and shoes. Only pay for what you keep, and work out your budget preferences with your stylist. Prices start at $40 for t-shirts.

Bomb Fell

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Every item they send has been handpicked for you by a stylist based on your preferences and sizes. For the guy who wants more of the same, but just a little better.

KlutchClub

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Health subscription box. $10 plus $8 shipping. Sign up for a 3-month subscription for $9 a month and $8 shipping.

Bespoke Post

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High-quality men’s subscription box service. Each month they curate 1-3 new boxes around a theme, and you can select which one you want, or skip that month.

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