Best online clothing outlets for fashion lovers, from Asos to Mulberry

Eva Waite-Taylor
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<p>From designer brands to high street retailers, these are the answer to your money-saving prayers</p> (The Independent)

From designer brands to high street retailers, these are the answer to your money-saving prayers

(The Independent)

Calling all deal hunters, if you didn’t know already Amazon has a lesser-known outlet store with huge savings to be had across everything from homeware to tech.

But, we’ll let you in on another secret, some of our all-time favourite fashion brands offer similar outlets where they sell end-of-line products of stock at a discounted price, be that on trainers, new loungewear or even jewellery.

Our top tip is to compare prices to make sure you really are getting the most bang for your buck, you can do this on a comparison website, such as PriceSpy.

We’d also recommend utilising the filters on each of the retailer’s websites, specifying your size, which will save you from feeling let down when your dream coat is out of stock in your size.

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From designer brands to high-street favourites, online outlets are the answer to your money-saving prayers, and we’ve found the ones worth bookmarking. They were too good to keep a secret for any longer.

You can trust our independent round-ups. We may earn commission from some of the retailers, but we never allow this to influence selections, which are formed from real-world testing and expert advice. This revenue helps to fund journalism across The Independent.

adidas

One of the biggest fitness brands, adidas sells everything from joggers and jackets to shoes and backpacks and its outlet is no different. You can expect to see prices slashed by as much as 50 per cent. If you’re looking to get a pair of Stan Smiths, you can save whopping 30 per cent on the outlet store. Plus, these are a particular favourite at IndyBest as they featured in our guide to the best women’s white trainers.

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Ann Summers

Featuring in our guide to the best online lingerie shops, Ann Summers has been top of its game since the Seventies, and after more than 40 years it’s certainly built a lingerie empire and reputation for being a go-to for many. Take advantage of discounted underwear, be it sexier pieces or more comfortable everyday essentials and matching sets.

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Asos

Everyone’s favourite online fashion retailer, Asos, offers discounts on much-loved big-name brands (think Tommy Hilfiger and Free People) as well as more affordable brands on its outlet. Make use of the impressive filtering options and your deal-hunting will be a breeze. We’d also recommend signing up to premier delivery if you haven’t already, this will grant you unlimited free next-day delivery for a whole year.

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Brand Alley

Featuring limited-time sales on clothing and accessories, as well as homeware and beauty, you can expect huge savings on designer brands, from DKNY to Ted Baker. Delivery times will depend on the product, but it’s clearly stated whether it’ll be express delivery or to be expected by a certain date.

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Clarks

Buying high-quality shoes can be costly, so it pays to know the best places to buy them from. Whether you’re looking for a new pair of brogues for the eventual return to the office or a pair of boots for winter walks, the Clarks outlet is the place to do it. Expect huge savings and reliable delivery.

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Get The Label

The online retailer offers savings of up to 75 per cent off some of the brands you know and love, including Levi’s and New Balance. We’d suggest heading to the premium section for the most well-known labels.

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Mango

High street brand Mango has always been a favourite of ours, but it’s also a go-to among the A-list celebrities, too. Gigi Hadid and Diane Kruger have both recently been spotted wearing the brand’s oversized wool overcoat. The outlet has women’s, men’s and children’s wear, with huge discounts across the board.

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Mulberry

Classic bags and accessories rarely get discounted, which is why the Mulberry Factory Shop is such a gem. You can nab the brand’s signature Bayswater for the discounted price of £863, a saving just shy of £300. If you want to take a look at the product in real life, you can book a digital consultation with a member of the team in the outlet store.

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The North Face

Known for its trusty outerwear, particularly the classic two-tone Nupste puffer from 1996, The North Face is a popular and not to mention fashionable choice. From fleeces to leggings, if you want to upgrade your outdoorsy wardrobe, the outlet is the place to do it.

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Office

With one-off exclusive last pairs and ex-display shoes, Offcuts is the offshoot company of high street retailer Office. Be sure to read the description carefully since it details any imperfections and take a look at the table, which determines the condition of the shoe.

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Oliver Bonas

Online store Oliver Bonas stocks all your fashion, jewellery and homeware needs. If you find some of its products too pricey, allow us to introduce you to its eBay outlet, which sells products from previous collections, with the same great quality you’d expect but at a discounted price.

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Schuh

Similarly to Office, Schuh sells discounted footwear, but this time it’s the shoes that are a little imperfect and have a few scuffs or discolouration. Photographs and details of any minor defect are provided. You can expect discounted prices of big-name brands, from Birkenstock to Converse.

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The Outnet

Obsessed with Net-a-Porter’s selection of high-end designer clothing and accessories, but want a way to shop them in a more pocket-friendly? Enter the retailer’s sister company, The Outnet. Essentially it’s the benchmark of luxury discount shopping. With more than 350 brands on offer, you’ll find everything from Gucci and Chloé to Maje and Rixo. An unmissable website you should bookmark now.

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Thomas Sabo

For affordable jewellery, make Thomas Sabo you go-to. With prices slashed by up to 70 per cent, it’s the perfect online outlet to know if you’re looking for a pocket-friendly, yet thoughtful gift for a loved one (or even yourself).

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