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The Strategist’s Guide to the Best July 4 Sales — So Far

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For many of us, Fourth of July will be quite different this year — but the sales are as good as, if not better than, usual. We found loads of deals worth checking out, from camping gear to lawn toys to loungewear, so whether you’re planning to spend the holiday in a tent, on a beach, or firmly in front of your AC, there’s something for everyone.


Take 15 percent off (nearly) everything, from lounge pants to bed linens, with the code SUMMER15.


Hundreds of beauty favorites are discounted across the site through July 6. Don’t miss our beauty columnist Rio Viera-Newton’s list of the 10 most worth-it items on sale.

Urban Outfitters

Take an extra 30 percent off all sale styles for women, men, home, beauty, and more

L.L. Bean

Up to 50 percent off tons of summer essentials, like camping blankets and beach-ready totes.

Bed Bath & Beyond

Up to 50 percent off outdoor furniture, still-in-stock inflatable pools, and more.


Take an extra 50 percent off thousands of sale items, including clothing (that goes for plus and petites, too), accessories, and home.


Up to 60 percent off everything (including clearance and new arrivals) with the code HAPPY.

Need Supply

Up to 70 percent off hundreds of items for women, men, and home.


Save up to 50 percent on thousands of goods, including hiking sandals, coolers, and everything you’d ever need for the Great Outdoor Summer.


Up to 40 percent off on clothing for men, women, and kids, as well as loads of outdoors gear.


Up to 70 percent off in categories including bedding, home-office furniture, grilling accessories, and a handful of very timely lawn toys.


Take an extra 30 percent off sale styles (of which there are many) with the code GIANT.

Ulta Beauty

Thousands of beauty products — many of which are Strategist-approved — have been marked down, including T3’s well-reviewed featherweight hair dryer.

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Through July 5, everything from EltaMD – including their Strategist-approved sunscreen – is 20 percent off.


Sales abound here, including up 50 percent off summer clothes, up to 40 percent off patio goods, and mattresses from just $99.

Williams Sonoma

Get 20 percent off outdoor cookware and tools, including lots of gadgets for your grill, and take up to 25 percent off outdoor dining essentials.

Sur La Table

More than 500 items — like this handy ice cream maker — are heavily discounted at the moment.


Up to 60 percent off on clothes for women, men, and kids, as well as plenty home goods, plus take an extra 20 percent with the code FOURTH.


Up to 60 percent off across the site, including summer dresses and swimwear.

Mr Porter

And up to 60 percent off of the retailer’s men’s goods, too.


Up to 70 percent off summer clothes (and some highly marked down cold-weather goods) for men, women, and kids.

Universal Standard

This size-inclusive retailer’s entire summer collection is 25 percent off from July 2 to 7 — but you can shop it now with the code EARLYACCESS.


Thousands of items are up to 70 percent off, including lots of just-discounted summer finds.

Kate Spade

Take an extra 40 percent off more than 700 sale styles with the code EXTRA40.


So many mattresses are on sale that we devoted a whole separate post to them.

The Strategist is designed to surface the most useful, expert recommendations for things to buy across the vast e-commerce landscape. Some of our latest conquests include the best women’s jeans, rolling luggage, bed sheets, coffee makers, and bath towels. We update links when possible, but note that deals can expire and all prices are subject to change.

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The Strategist’s Guide to the Best July 4 Sales — So Far