I like to consider deal-seeking a form of money-making (if I save $500 today, that means I’ve got an extra $500 to spend tomorrow, right? Kind of?)—and thus I have become somewhat of an expert at finding absolute steals at the unlikeliest of times. While bikini season is generally associated with shopping for all the things you’d wear on a beach getaway or poolside, it’s actually a great time to hoard new sweaters, coats and leather pieces for the upcoming winter—especially since outerwear can be such a blow to your wallet at full price.
Click through for the 10 best winter essentials to stock up on now, all at bargain prices. After all, fall is only a few months away. But let’s not dwell on that.