Want to join in on the holiday shopping spirit of Black Friday, but don't want to deal with the crowds at the mall? Then shop local! Friday is a big day for celebrating in Lake Forest (check out our schedule here), and be sure to check out these specials and sales from local stores while you're out and about.
- CB - The store for apparel for both men and women will run a tiered sale, with 50% off from 12 - 1 p.m., 40% off from 1 to 2 p.m., 30% off from 2 to 3 p.m. and 20% off from 3 to 5 p.m.
- Lake Forest Book Store - Shoppers will receive a free canvas bag with $100 purchase.
- Gerhard's Elegant European Desserts - Shoppers can register to win a gingerbread house during the first week of December!
- EJ Mirage/Izze & Jo - 25% off from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. and 20% off from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. There will also be 25% off of Julia Knight everyday enameled scarfware.
- Kiddles - Free bicycle helmet with bicycle purchase.
- Alixandra Collections - 15% off in the store, excluding intimates and scarves.
- Lake Forest Shop - 30% off of all dresses, accessories and sportswear (with some exclusions.)
Happy shopping, and let us know what your best purchase of the day was in the comments!