Prep time! Our picks for the best Boxing Day sales to hit across the country

Boxing Day: It strikes fear in the hearts of retail workers, and trumps Christmas celebrations for all bargain addicts. For the rest of us, it’s an opportunity to pick up what our well-meaning significant others didn’t end up buying us for the holidays. If you are willing to brave the cold, the lineups (like the one pictured above at Toronto’s Eaton Centre), and the inevitable Christmas hangover, here are some shops that you should check out.

7 for all Mankind

Vancouver:

The Block Boxing Day sale is open from 11 a.m.–6 p.m. Save 15–85 per cent off everything in the store. (350 West Cordova Street, Vancouver, theblock.ca)

Wear Else Boxing Day sale is open from 10 a.m.–6 p.m.. Save up to 50 per cent off select items. (2360 West 4th Avenue, wearelse.com)

Calgary:

7 for All Mankind Boxing Day sale is open from 8 a.m.–8 p.m. Save 30 per cent off most items in the store. (6455 Macleod Trail SW, Calgary, 7forallmankind.com)

Wolford Boxing Day sale is open 10 a.m.–5 p.m.. Save 30–50 per cent off select items. (1st St & Stephen Ave., wolford.com)

Edmonton:

Scotch & Soda Boxing Day sale is open from 8 a.m.–8 p.m. Save 30 per cent off everything in the store. (West Edmonton Mall, 8882 170 St., scotch-soda.com)

Coup Garment Boutique Boxing Day sale is open from 10 a.m.–7 p.m. Save 30 per cent off the fall/winter collection, up to 70 per cent on the spring/summer collection, and check out a rack of $50 jeans. (101-10137 104 St., coupboutique.com)

Toronto:

Over the Rainbow Boxing Day sale is open from 8 p.m.–7 p.m. Save up to 50 per cent off select merchandise. (101 Yorkille Ave, rainbowjeans.com)

Heel Boy Boxing Day sale is open from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Save up to 70 per cent off select merchandise. (773 Queen St. W., heelboy.com)

Club Monaco Boxing Day sale is open from 8 a.m.–8 p.m. Save 40 per cent on already reduced merchandise. (157 Bloor St. W., clubmonaco.com)

Want to see more Toronto shops offering great deals? Check out Toronto Life’s 25 awesome Boxing Day sales.

Montreal:

Boutique Denis Gagnon Boxing Day sale is open from 11 a.m.–6 p.m. Save up to 50 per cent off select items. (170B rue Saint-Paul Ouest, denisgagnon.ca)

TNT Boxing Day sale is open from 1 p.m.–7 p.m. Save 50–70 per cent off select items. (4100 rue St-Catherine Ouest, tntfashion.ca)

Barila and Travis Taddeo Boutique Pop-up is open from 12 p.m.–7 p.m. Save up to 75 per cent. (5145 Boul. Saint Laurent, modemontreal.tv)