When to Buy: Your Ultimate Shopping Calendar

Want to score deals without picking through last season's leftovers? Check out our ultimate shopping calendar and find out when to buy everything from boots to bikinis


If you’re looking for a great pair of spring heels (like a peep-toe style), go shoe shopping in March, and if you’re looking for fall heels (like suede pumps), go at the end of September. “This is when the first round of markdowns will take place for the season and the inventory is still at its highest,” says McDonald.