Want to know what to buy in February? Check out our list of 50 items that will go on sale or be marked down in February.
You might think that February is all about flowers, candy, and cards, but did you know you can look forward to lots of items being on sale this month? If you are ready to find some deals in February, take a look below at some helpful ideas to get you started. You can easily fill your cart for less when you keep this list in mind!
What to Buy in February
It is important to remember that you should use seasonal sales to stock up on items that you need and know you will use. When stocking up on food, check the expiration date to ensure you can consume it before it expires.
Also, keep a list of items you need, as well as a list of clothing sizes in your purse or in notes on your phone. Then when you see a great sale on winter clothing, you will not have to rack your brain trying to remember who needs what and what size do they wear now?
First, let's talk about building up those stockpiles. Canned foods are great to have on hand, and since February is National Canned Food Month, you can look forward to finding these items at their lowest price:
1. Canned fruit, all varieties
2. Canned soups
3. Canned vegetables, all varieties
4. Canned broths and sauces
5. Canned pie fillings
6. Canned meats and seafood
7. Canned milk
Do you love all things football? If so, or even if not, look forward to your favorite snack and party foods being on sale during the month of February. Retailers will want to get you ready for the Super Bowl by offering low prices on items such as:
8. Soda and pop
9. Chips and salty snacks
11. Deli trays
13. Sub sandwich items
Are you ready to shop for Valentine's Day? If so, here are the items you can look forward to snagging for less this month. These items make great gifts so buy these things to have on hand throughout the year. Many red, pink, and white items without hearts or cupid themes can easily be enjoyed year-round.
16. Scented candles
17. Plush animals
18. Gift sets
19. Cologne and perfume
21. Greeting cards
22. Home decor
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so start yours off right and for less when you shop these sale items! National Hot Breakfast Month falls during the month of February, so look forward to your favorite breakfast foods being on sale.
25. Bacon and sausage
27. Breakfast cereals both hot and cold
29. Bread mixes
30. Hash browns
Home Organization Tools
Don't forget to stock up on any remaining New Year's clearance items this month as well. Last month so many home organization items were on sale as well as calendars. You might still find items such as:
33. Organizational materials
34. Folders and binders
35. Cleaning products
Last but not least, just because it is winter doesn't mean you can't find reasonably priced fresh produce. Don’t forget to freeze, can, or dry the produce you can’t use right away. This month look for low prices on:
Winter Gear Mark Downs
Want more great deals? Don't forget to keep your eyes peeled at seasonal accessories such as gloves and hats will start to go on clearance this month. That's right, retailers will already be looking for space for spring gear. Here is what you might see!
49. Winter boots
50. Winter gear such as coats, gloves, scarves, and hats.
Be ready for falling prices this February! Keep this list in mind and be prepared when you shop! As you can see, February is about more than just chocolates, flowers, and cupid…it is about saving some real dough!