You thought the big Black Friday sales were all over and you’d have to wait until Boxing Day for new deals on all your favourite products. Ah, but not so fast – today is another exciting shopping event promising huge discounts. It’s Cyber Monday!
With more of us online shopping than ever before this year, the “Cyber” tag feels a little redundant. Still, who are we to quibble over semantics when there are deals to be had?
Scroll ahead for our top Cyber Monday picks across electronics, toys, beauty and grooming, fashion and homewares.
Tech and Electronics
With this Alexa speaker (see our review), you can schedule a variety of different smart home devices to turn on lights, start a cleaning session with your robot vacuum or turn up the thermostat, among many other useful functions.
If you live in a smaller space and don’t require the powerful speaker built into the original Echo, the smaller and cheaper Dot (see our review) may be perfect for you, especially at this new lower price.
Upgrade your TV experience with the Fire TV Cube that provides access to thousands of channels using your voice. No need to locate the remote control ever again.
This smart home hub is designed for those who truly care about amazing sound quality (see our review). Equipped with 5 Dolby Atmos technology speakers for impressive bass, dynamic mid-range, and crystal-clear highs.
With this clever slimline device, you can see, hear and communicate with visitors to your door. You can also access it remotely through the app to check in on callers to your home even when you’re out.
This security kit contains a HD-quality video camera, smart sensors for doors and windows and temperature sensors for complete home security.
Sony Over-Ear Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones ($349.99, originally $499.99; bestbuy.ca)
These super comfortable noise-cancelling headphones deliver amazing quality sound and come with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa installed to allow you to control your music hands-free with your voice.
Google Nest Wi-Fi Smart Learning Thermostat 3rd Generation ($259.99, originally $329.99; bestbuy.ca)
Save energy and money with this smart thermostat that remembers your preferred settings and is compatible with many different other smart home devices.
eufy Security eufyCam 2 Wireless Home Security Camera System ($479.99, originally $529.99; amazon.ca)
Receive instant updates when any suspicious activity is detected by this security system, which can decipher between humans and animals to limit false alarms. The two-way audio allows you to communicate directly with any visitors to your home.
This 4K Ultra HD TV delivers fantastic quality images at a great, low price. Use the Roku app to control and access premium content.
For the Kids
The tough case on this Fire 7 keeps it protected from the inevitable wear and tear that kids inflict upon their tech. You also get one year of Amazon Kids + for free, which includes thousands of games, apps, eBooks and educational content.
Fisher-Price Rock-a-Stack & Baby’s First Blocks Bundle ($21.27, originally $26.15; amazon.ca)
This set includes two classic baby toys designed to help little ones to learn how to grasp objects and explore shape and colour.
For the young engineer in your family, this advanced robot making kit allows young minds to practice robotics, electronics, and graphical programming.
Transformers Generations Platinum Edition Optimus Prime ($80, originally $159.97; walmart.ca)
Start your kids Transformers collection with the ultimate warrior leader, Optimus Prime. Comes with an Autobot Roller vehicle, six additional figure hands, jetpack, axe and more.
Based on the movie Jurassic World, this dinosaur features realistic skin texture and movable joints to recreate all the most thrilling scenes.
Disney Frozen Pop Adventures Elsa’s Bedroom Pop-up Playset with Handle ($16.97, originally $19.97; amazon.ca)
The scene flattens inside when closed and then pops up again when opened. It can easily be carried to Grandma’s or to a restaurant providing exciting imaginative play on the go. Includes an Elsa doll and accessories.
Kids can bounce off all that extra energy on this trampoline, suitable for ages 3-6, and comes with a stability bar to aid balance.
Teach your kids about the food groups, healthy eating, and sorting with this educational toy that comes with four wooden grocery crates.
Kids can take their Hot Wheels collection on the road for vacations and weekends away with this rolling storage solution that holds up to 100 toy cars and features a retractable handle.
Play out the Endgame to end all games with the gauntlet made famous by the villain Thanos. With movable fingers, light up infinity stones and sounds from the movie, this toy should spark hours of imaginative play.
Follow in the footsteps of the famous Pioneer Woman with this cookset available in red, turquoise or grey. Each set comes with six saucepans and skillets, plus ceramic food storage bowls, measuring cups and spoons in pretty patterns.
This relaxing heat pad is designed to melt away stress and soothe tired muscles. The extra-large size means you can target multiple sore spots all at once for total body relief.
Pick up big savings on this powerful hand blender and whip up soups, smoothies and sauces in seconds. The removable pan guard keeps your cookware safe and protected.
Serious bakers covet a stand mixer, especially in classic red, but they can be pricey. Grab this precision master mixer for 25% off the recommended retail price and get the look and function at a fraction of the cost.
This 10-piece set is made from titanium and ceramic and offers professional results with a non-stick surface that never quits. The handles always stay cool for your safety and the set is dishwasher safe for easy cleanup.
Prepare breakfast for a crowd with ease using this 4-slice toaster from Cuisinart. An elegant and minimalist design features reveal screen technology that hides additional settings when not in use.
A food processor and powerful blender in one, this total food prep system is easy to use, BPA free and dishwasher safe making it a kitchen must-have.
Bissell 2806D PowerClean TurboBrush Pet Lightweight Compact Carpet Cleaner ($110.49, originally $169.99; amazon.ca)
You love your pets, but you don’t love the mess left in their wake. Clean up quickly and easily with this Carpet Cleaner that lifts stains and mess even when they are deep down in the fibres. The easy-to-remove tanks make refilling and disposing of dirty water a cinch.
Beauty and Grooming
This complete spa set includes an epilator for smooth hair-free skin and a facial exfoliating system with a cleansing brush and massager.
Dr. Health (TM) 48-watt LED Nail Curing Lamp UV Nail Dryer ($22.99, originally $49.99; bestbuy.ca)
Get a professional-looking manicure with this UV nail lamp and dryer. Use with gel polishes for beautiful nails at home.
This classic scent hasn’t gone out of style since its conception in 1990. Pick it up at a great saving for the men in your life.
KIPOZI Negative Ions Hair Dryers Professional Salon Ionic Blow Dryer ($49.98, originally $62.48; amazon.ca)
This professional salon hairdryer comes with ionic technology and claims to prevent frizz for smooth, silky hair. The 2,200-watt motor dries hair in rapid time helping you to get ready even quicker.
Illumination Caviar Infused Eye Cream ($55, originally $110; walmart.ca)
See what the natural luxury of caviar can do to reduce puffiness and smooth fine lines around the eyes, moisturizing this delicate area of the face.
This Steve Madden designed warm winter coat gives is a stylish and practical, plus-size choice for the colder months. Comes in three colour choices: merlot, titanium and black.
Wear alone or layer with other denim pieces for the Canadian Tuxedo look. The relaxed fit made with 100% cotton and featuring two chest pockets makes this a great choice as a warm layer under a coat.
Classic Levis are always in style, especially at this price. The timeless brand is offering discounts on a variety of different fits, sizes and colours, so it’s a good time to pick up a few pairs.
Calvin Klein Men’s 3-Pack Cotton Classic Short Sleeve V-Neck T-Shirt (From $26.93, originally $38.54; amazon.ca)
Check sizes for specific prices on these comfortable basics which wash well and make for great stocking stuffer gifts.
Your little girl will look so cute and cuddly in these soft-footed pyjamas, featuring designs with giraffes, rainbows and cactus.
This two-pack of hooded t-shirts includes a basic block colour and another with a funny design featuring monsters, sharks or a bright camo print.
This content was originally published here.