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Your 2014 Montreal Boxing Day Shopping Guide

Whether you’ve been looking forward to this day all year long or you’re too caught up in wearing sweatpants all day long; here’s all of the sales you can expect from some of our city’s finest clothing stores. It’s go time, Montreal…

 December 26th – the one day of the year where shopaholics, deal-seekers, and disgruntled gift recipients alll take to the streets and malls of our city on a mission to nab great finds at the lowest prices.

Sure, you can expect to fight your way through throngs of discount-hungry shoppers. And yes, you might have to throw down to secure a parking spot. Nevertheless, if a sweet deal is what you’re after, you’ll have to muster up enough courage to brave the impending Boxing Day storm.

Take it from us, a solid game plan goes a long way, so to help you work out your Boxing Day strategy, here’s the inside scoop on what sales your favourite retailers plan to offer.

This year, JoshuaDAVID isn’t taking Boxing Day lightly. Starting this Friday, they’ll be going all out for an entire week, offering up to 60% off on all women’s fall and winter designer clothing and accessories.  

It doesn’t end there though. Casually name drop us ( at the cash and you’ll score an extra 20% off.

With sweater weather in full swing and brands like Alice + Olivia, Equipment, Theory, and Rich & Skinny gracing the racks, be sure to stop by this Victoria Village boutique to stock up on all the discounted fall and winter clothing and accessories you can get your hands on.

The Deal: Up to 60%
The Hours: 10am to 7pm
The Location: 4926 rue Sherbrooke Ouest

Joolz Bar à Bijoux 
Not far down the road from JoshuaDAVID is Joolz Bar à Bijoux, THE Westmount jewellery bar for all those who love their bling.

Known for their amazing brands and moderate prices, this unique boutique is upping its game this Boxing Day, offering up to 50% off select merchandise including Karl Lagerfeld and Hugo Boss watches, Honora pearls, and more.

Word to the wise: get there early.

Not only will you get first dibs on delightful baubles, but if you make a purchase before 2pm, you’ll get an additional 10% off.

The Deal: Up to 50% off
The Hours: 1pm to 6pm
The Location: 4916 rue Sherbrooke Ouest

Those of you looking to get your designer fix at a great price are in luck.

TNT, home of to-die-for brands like Isabelle Marant, T by Alexander Wang, IRO, Vince, and Rag & Bone, will be spreading the holiday joy all the way through to 2015; hooking all you fashion-forward young professionals up with an additional 50% to 70% off all sale items. 

So, if ending your year (or starting the next one) with a sartorial bang is what you have in mind, make a B-line for the Ste-Catherine street store this Friday. 

The Deal: Up to 70% off
The Hours: 12pm to 6pm
The Location: 4100 rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest

Influence U 
Whether you’re looking for your new favourite pair of jeans, a killer coat, trendy sweats, kicks or the like; when it comes to all things fashion, you knows Influence U’s got you covered.

As for what to expect from this Ste-Catherine Street staple when its doors open on Boxing Day, one thing’s for sure: you’re guaranteed to come across a ton of great finds for less.

Much of their seasonal men and women’s fashion will be sold at 40% to 50% off, and if you’re in the market for a jacket, they’ll be offering up to 15% off select models.

As for what brands you can expect to nab at a steal, you’ll just have to pop in on Friday to find out.

The Deal: Up to 50% off
The Hours: 10am to 9pm
The Location: 1476 rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest

Frank & Oak 
The much-adored Montreal-based menswear brand is looking out for all you fellas in the market for new threads.

Starting Friday, they’ll be launching a 3-day sale both online and in store.

For an extra 25% off all sale items, be sure to hit up their online store; and if you have a chance to pay their St. Viateur location a visit, not only will you be able to get your caffeine fix and a shave, but you’ll also nab 25% off everything in sight.

Come December 26, toss that dreadful sweater your grandma knit you for Christmas in the back of your closet and check out Frank & Oak either online or in store – we’re sure you’ll be able to find a suitable replacement.

The Deal: 25% off
The Hours: 10am to 7pm
The Location: 160 rue Saint Viateur Est

Nouveau Noir Boutique 
The girls at Nouveau Noir are getting ready to spoil their clients rotten this Boxing Day, offering 50% off everything in store except for shoes and accessories.

So if you’re looking to breathe some fresh air into your closet without breaking the bank, this Crescent Street shop should top your Boxing Day hit list.

Known for offering Montreal fashionistas of all ages a choice selection of effortlessly chic pieces by brands hailing from all four corners of the world, you’ll find key wardrobe staples sure to elevate any outfit.

From well-known Aussi brands Finders Keepers and The Fifth, to US-based For Love & Lemons and Blank NYC, Nouveau Noir Boutique knows what’s up when it comes to classical style with an edge, and if that’s the look you’re going for, you know where you need to be come Friday. 

The Deal: 50% off
The Hours: 10am to 7pm
The Location: 160 rue Saint Viateur Est


Our go-to fast fashion retailer wants to ensure you get the most bang for your buck this Boxing Day.

Hit up one of their Montreal locations and you can expect to find men’s, women’s, and kids’ clothing items selling like hotcakes for as little as $5 a pop.

What. A. Steal.

The best part is should you be one of the first 100 people in line before the store opens, they’ll gift you worth up to $300 off your purchase.

The Deal: Deals starting at $5

The Hours: Varies by Store

The Location: Various stores across the city


Cover image from: Joolz Bar à Bijoux

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