You might’ve thought the first half of November was the calm before the storm — aka the chaotic holiday shopping season. In actuality, our favorite retailers are already dropping their early Black Friday deals. Whether you’re in the market for new countertop appliances, cleaning tools, or meal prep essentials, it can be tough figuring out the best places to shop. However, you could simplify your search and just head straight to Walmart. They just dropped their own early-access Black Friday deals, which span across all departments, and the discounts couldn’t be more impressive. Right now, you can save hundreds on big-ticket items, including home tech and top-of-the-line stand mixers, plus so much more. There’s a lot to sort through, so we thought we’d help you out by rounding up a few of our top picks. These markdowns aren’t going to last, so have a look, add your faves to your cart, and save big — while you still can!
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When we see a KitchenAid stand mixer on sale, we snag it. This 4.5-quart marvel is your ultimate kitchen companion. It packs a punch with maximum stability and power for those big mixing tasks, but here's the bonus: It handles small batches like a champ, too. Even better, it's currently on sale! Grab it now for $140 off.
Eight pieces of cookware for under $70? Sign us up! These beauties from Carote boast a heavy-gauge base that makes them versatile enough for any cooktop, along with a nonstick coating for easy release of everything from fish to eggs. Bonus: The set is super comprehensive (it includes two frying pans, a saute pan, a saucepan, and a casserole pan), so it's a great option for first-time homeowners or college students.
Traditional air fryers can take up considerable counter space, but Instant Pot's Vortex series has some of the most compact models we've come across. This 4-quart machine handles all the baking, roasting, crisping, and air frying tasks that we trust larger air fryers to do, only it leaves you with more space in your kitchen and features four customizable cooking programs.
If you ask us, this is the perfect opportunity chance to score Apple AirPods at an unbelievably low price. The wireless buds are designed to fit in your ears snugly, while their noise-canceling feature lets you drown out distracting noises during workouts or heavy prep sessions in the kitchen. They also have a "transparency mode" that lowers the volume of music playback and uses the microphones to enable you to hear someone talking without removing your earbuds. It doesn't get better than this!
This is no small discount on one of the top coffee makers out there. The Keurig K-Express is compact and therefore perfect for small spaces, yet it still carries out the same functions as any other pod-based machine. It's also available in six colors and would make a fantastic holiday gift for the caffeine-lover in your life.
For years, Dyson has been developing the latest and greatest in cleaning technology, which is something you'll see firsthand in the Dyson V12. Dyson’s lightest cordless vacuum, this powerful pick adapts suction based on dust volume while also revealing invisible dust thanks to its laser-equipped head. Best of all, it's designed to be compact, ergonomic, and easy to use.
This best-selling vegetable chopper is a meal prep superhero, and with over 1,200 five-star ratings, it's bound to become a staple in your at-home cooking routine. Contributor Ashley determined that it really did live up to the hype when she tested it by chopping an onion for a salad. “The best part?" she wrote. "The pieces were the perfect size, and they were all totally uniform — something I rarely experience when I chop by hand."
Ninja's bullet-style blender is a personal favorite of mine because it's quick, powerful, and easy to use. Whether you're making a breakfast smoothie or crushing up ice, this compact kitchen essential is up to the task. What's more, its Auto-iQ technology controls the motor speed based on what you're blending, leaving the blend time guesswork behind.
When it comes to buying pricier items like electronics on sale, every bit of savings helps. Today you can save $100 on this 75" Samsung smart TV, making it a great time to upgrade the flatscreen in your living room, office, or bedroom. The 4K processor and UHD HDR screen reveals high-resolution, color-rich imagery, regardless of whether you’re watching your favorite series or gaming. Alexa is also built into Samsung products, so you can use it as a control center for all of your smart home items.
This cleaning device totally deserves all the hype it's gotten on social media. Just ask contributor Ashley, who used a similar model on a mess her dog left on her carpet: “The best part, for me, is how convenient this thing is — it’s the perfect happy medium between cleaning something by hand with an enzyme spray and whipping out the big guns,” she wrote. “We have an upright deep cleaner for when we need to clean the entire carpet, but it’s nice to have an equally effective option for spot cleaning.”