It’s Labor Day weekend again somehow, and while a lot of us are looking forward to a three-day weekend, we at CNN Underscored are excited about all the sales going on, too. It’s the perfect time of year to pick up a few things to round out your summer wardrobe, do a fall closet refresh or buy expensive items like winter coats and ski gear while they’re still deeply discounted, ahead of when the season picks up.
Read on for some great fall sales for men’s, women’s and kid’s clothing.
From September 2 to September 6, take another 20% off the iconic brand’s already-on-sale polos, sweaters, and other items to transition your wardrobe from summer to autumn. Shop our top picks below:
Prana has become known for its great selection of men’s and women’s sustainable clothing designed for yoga, travel and adventures, including durable and comfortable T-shirts, jeans and more. Since it’s about that time of year again, it’s a great time to shop the brand’s Labor Day sale, which is offering 25% off sitewide plus free shipping on all orders.
Bahia Jumpsuit ($66.75, originally $80; prana.com)
Made from breezy, comfortable slub denim, this jumpsuit will take you from summer straight into fall with a cozy knit cardigan layered over it.
Foundation Slouch Top ($33.75, originally $45; prana.com)
This top is the gently oversized, drapey, boxy-but-not-too-boxy T-shirt you’ve been looking for. There are a ton of colors on sale, so it’s a great time to stock up.
Stretch Zion Straight Pant ($66.75, originally $89; prana.com)
Great for travelers with busy days or afternoons on the trail, these pants are the actually-cool, made-for-adventure pants your wardrobe is missing. They’re made to be wrinkle-, water- and abrasion-resistant, and they have a ton of great features, like UPF 50+ protection, snaps to secure rolled-up pant legs and a dual-entry cargo pocket.
Take an extra 50% off sale items during Eileen Fisher’s Labor Day sale — and it’s not all summer clothes, either. Find loose slacks, minimalist dresses and staple shirts like the following:
Stretch Silk Jersey U-Neck Top ($69.50, originally $139; eileenfisher.com)
This minimalist charcoal top dresses up or down with elegance, making it the kind of going out/work/everyday top investment that will pay off for years.
Organic Cotton French Terry Wide Leg Pant ($84.50, originally $179; eileenfisher.com)
Keep summer’s wide-leg vibes going into fall with these comfortable wide-legged pants. They go with dressy tops or casual ones, and they’ll look as great with sneakers as sandals.
System Fine Jersey Easy Dress ($69.30, originally $198; eileenfisher.com)
The perfect casual LBD, you can wear this for easy afternoons around town, busy travel days or at work. It’s a do-it-all piece that layers up or dresses down as the seasons change too.
Take 25% off apparel sitewide during Bonobos’ Labor Day sale, whether you’re looking for casual clothes, activewear or some essentials for the office. Just use the code BONVOYAGE at checkout. The only thing it doesn’t include are items already marked down.
For a dose of optimism that you can wear everyday, check out Life Is Good’s selection of sweatshirts, T-shirts and go-anywhere baseball caps. Take 25% off sitewide during the brand’s Labor Day Sale, including our picks below:
Primal Sun T-Shirt ($21, originally $28; lifeisgood.com)
Throw this sunny T-shirt for yoga, running errands or anytime you need a little reminder to do what you do best.
Dog Silhouette Sunwashed Chill Cap ($21, originally $28; lifeisgood.com)
The perfect cap for dog-lovers, especially while taking your four-legged friend on a W-A-L-K.
Men’s Good Vibes Simply True Athletic Crew ($43.50, originally $58; lifeisgood.com)
The sweatshirt says it all. It’s super-cozy too, thanks to the incredibly soft cotton fleece it’s made from.
Suits can be pricey pieces to add to your wardrobe, but if you’re heading back to the office, Jos. A Bank’s Labor Day Sale, featuring up to 85% off clearance, is the perfect time to freshen up the usual rotation.
Everlane’s excellent array of modern, stylish prices are majorly discounted during the brand’s Labor Day sale, with over 150 styles on sale for up to 50% off. You’ll find favorites like The Easy Short, The Linen Picnic Top, The Italian Leather Sling and more for way-reduced prices.
Chico’s is offering up to 60% off knit tops, tanks starting at $19.99, and cropped and capri pants starting at $29.99 during the brand’s Labor Day sale. It runs August 30 through September 6 — no code necessary.
Cotton-Blend Slub Henley Tee ($15, originally $35.50; chicos.com)
Comfy for casual lunches but polished enough for meetings, this henley tee comes in a huge variety of colors (12 in fact) and layers great under jackets for fall.
So Slimming Brigitte Side-Vent Slim Crops ($39.99, originally $69.50; chicos.com)
With a cropped length, stomach-smoothing tech, and a sleek, comfortable fit, these trousers are on sale in a full range of autumn-staple colors: black, navy, white and khaki.
Button-Back Slub Tee ($19, originally $39.50; chicos.com)
This everyday-basics tee is about as simple as it gets — except for the addition of three shell-like buttons at the back. With this kind of discount, it’s a good time to grab one in every on-sale color.
The next best thing to going to Europe is indulging in a little fashion escapism. During the French brand’s Labor Day event, take 25% off sale for total savings of up to 70%.
Andie’s makes finding a great swimsuit easier than ever, with a fitting guide, quiz and experts on hand to assist. You can even select the right torso fit for you (regular or long), and sizing comes in XS (size 2) to XXXL (sizes 24-26). From September 1 to 6, select styles like the below will be 30% off.
The String Bikini Top in Pool Gingham ($35, originally $50; andieswim.com)
The String Bikini Bottom in Pool Gingham ($31.50, originally $45; andieswim.com)
This summery blue gingham is the perfect pattern for summer, and this bikini will let you soak up the rest of the seasonal sun in style. The bikini top and bottom have adjustable ties and the top features light padding with removable cups.
The Bermuda in Tropical Floral ($87.50, originally $125, andieswim.com)
The floral pattern on this swimsuit is spot-on for summer, and it has a few great hidden features too: Think a ton of bust support thanks to comfortable underwire (not an oxymoron) and a super-secure hook-and-loop closure back.
The Marina in Azul Eco ($66.50, originally $95; andieswim.com)
A sporty pick with 1990s high-cut legs and a secure racerback seamlessly lets you go from surfboard to beach bar.
From August 31 through September 6, there’s a ton of great deals going on during Macy’s Labor Day sale. You’ll want to check out the sale and clearance sections of the website, where most of the bargains are centered: You can take an extra 15% off select sale and clearance clothing, accessories and jewelry, and an extra 10% off select sale and clearance shoes, coats, dress, suits, lingerie, women’s swim, watches, luggage, home and small appliances. Plus, you can take an extra 20% off regularly priced, sale and clearance kids and baby clothing.
Modcloth’s quirky indie designs are inspired by the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s — and there are a ton of vintage-driven styles on sale from August 31 through September 6. Think 30% off regular prices, 40% off already marked-down items, and all Halloween styles are on sale, too.
Cheers for Cherries Tie-Neck Blouse ($17.99, originally $55; modcloth.com)
The classic summer cherry pattern gets a yellow and purple update, and the black background carries the shirt into fall and winter looks.
Modcloth x Camp Collection Cookout Casual Tee ($27.30, originally $39; modcloth.com)
This retro camp-inspired ringer tee is perfect for pairing with high-waisted cropped denim or your favorite joggers lounging at home.
Modcloth x Princess Highway Corduroy Mini Dress ($62.30, originally $89; modcloth.com)
Layer it with a black turtleneck or a printed mesh long-sleeve shirt for cozy vintage or going-out vibes — this super-versatile jumper zips up for a flattering shape but has enough stretch to let you dance it out, too.
It’s a good time of year to refresh the underwear drawer — and replace bralettes that might be on their last legs after a year of pretty much everyday use. During the brand’s Labor Day Sale, if you spend $25 or more on Parade’s sustainable lingerie, you can get 20% off plus free shipping.
Scoop Bralette Re:Play ($22.40, originally $28; yourparade.com)
This super-comfortable bralette gets its silky, cooling feel from fabric made with what the brand says is the softest recycled yarns in the world. It’s developed by former Lululemon product experts, so you know it’s good.
High Rise Boyshort ($12 with purchase of $25 or more, originally $15; yourparade.com)
These sheer boy shorts are just as comfortable as Parade’s bralettes, thanks to that super-soft recycled fabric they’re made from. They’re also made with the brand’s FreeStretch elastic, which it says “feels like wearing nothing.”
Triangle Mesh Bralette ($28.80, originally $36; yourparade.com)
This two-tone pastel bralette is made from silky mesh for an almost invisible feel against your skin—and the LuxStretch fabric promises to never dig unto your boobs or stomach, either.
If you’re planning to hit the slopes this ski and snowboard season, take advantage of Christy Sports’ Powder Daze sale over Labor Day weekend to score some ski jackets for the family. The brand is a leader in retail and rental ski equipment in a ton of ski towns, so if you’re in a popular spot for winter sports, chances are there’s a location by you. From August 26 through September 6, you can shop online for some great deals, with bonus VIP savings available the first four days based on basket size (sign up for the newsletter for a peek at the deals).
Obermeyer Yuki Jacket ($239.95, originally $399; christysports.com)
Designed with a plethora of thoughtful features for a day on the slopes, this jacket boasts a fleece chin warmer, interior electronics pocket with cord router, an interior goggle pocket with a detachable goggle cloth and a water-resistant powderskirt. A two-way adjustable hood that’s also helmet-compatible is the finishing touch.
686 GLCR Hydrastash Reserve Insulated Jacket Men’s ($249.95, originally $359.95; christysports.com)
This sharp-looking insulated jacket has the world’s first micro hydration system with a Hydrastash bladder (the whole kit’s included), so you can keep the hydration going while you’re on run after run. Other great details? A smartphone pocket with an outlet for your headphones’ cord, a key clip in the front hand pocket and best-of-the-best waterproofing capabilities.
Helly Hansen Sapphire Jacket Girls ($129.95, originally $200; christysports.com)
For little skiers (or kids who just love playing in the snow), this Helly Hansen jacket is the brand’s most high-performance option. Sized for junior girls, it has a longer fit — and a pocket just for their phone, too.