01/06/2012 03:14 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Retail Sales: The Best Markdowns At Macys, Restoration Hardware, Kohls, Target Stores

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What's the best thing about January? Some might say the brisk weather, the elegant snowfalls or the warm nights by the fire...but we say the sales! The first week of January is one of the best sale seasons of the year, so we decided to show you our favorite picks from superstores like Target, Crate & Barrel, Restoration Hardware, Macy's, Kohl's and more. Flip through the slideshow below for 29 fantastic discounts, and make sure your wallet is handy...or stashed away depending on your level of self-control.