If you’re looking for deals elsewhere, here are some incredible friends who you should give your cash to:
Aaron Draplin - The master of merch, Aaron has a plethora of posters, prints, patches, hats, and other fine wares. Something for everyone here.
Akashic Books - The long-running small press run by Johnny Temple. Pickup a signed copy of Keep Your Eyes Open: The Fugazi Photographs by Glen E. Friedman.
East River Tattoo - Artist Duke Riley’s shop, with shirts and art prints available from many of their fine tattoo-ers.
Field Notes - Purveyor of the best damn notebooks out there. The new Wilco box set and their National Parks series are can’t-miss gifts.
Fretboard Journal - 15% off subscriptions to the finest magazine about guitars published.
Ghostly - It’s a record label, but it’s also a lifestyle. Recent non-music releases include new apparel, bags, and a killer Vans sneaker collab.
Produced for Use - Brendan Dawes’ design product outlet is offering free shipping worldwide. Check out the new Silent State series of classic gadget sculptures.
Skateistan - Global non-profit whose skateboarding schools give kids a safe place to learn and express themselves. Donate now to their Safe to Skate campaign.
Standards Manual - You like design books? I like design books. They like design books. Buy their design books.
Teenage Engineering - The Swedish tech collective doesn’t do Black Friday, but they’ve got awesome stuff like the new Rick & Morty Pocket Operator synth.
Uniform Wares - Beautifully designed watches made in London with Swiss movements. They’re running a 30% off sale this week.
Vitsoe - Vitsoe famously closes their shops on Black Friday in protest of hyper-consumerism. But their less-but-better products are always a sound purchase.
Ebru Yildiz - My favorite music photographer has limited edition photo books like We've Come So Far: The Last Days Of Death By Audio.
I know I’m leaving out a ton of people here, but that’s a good start!