New furniture will arriving in showrooms in August, which means retailers will be looking to move current/older stock to make room for the new inventory. Look out for sweet clearance sales, as July is one of the best clearance times of the year for furniture. You can expect to spend 10 percent to 50 percent less when purchasing furniture during this month. Outdoor furniture will be the most heavily discounted, as demand is soon to drop.
Some exceptions, however, include mattresses (best time to buy is May) and office furniture (best time to buy is May and August).
Since you have the upper hand, negotiate for extra items or more savings!
It is generally not advised to buy clothes that are in season. However, this breaks the rule, as July is the best month for swimwear deals.
Expect to see discounts from retailers (such as PacSun and Target) ranging from 25% to 80% off with prices starting as low as $5 (children) and $9 (adults).