The 25 Greatest Memorial Day Gross sales of 2022: Amazon, Nordstrom, Wayfair, HelloFresh, Lelo, Leesa, Helix
The end of May heralds two wonderful things: muggy summer and Memorial Day sales. While we’re all in favor of rest and relaxation and not staring at screens, we’re not immune to the charm of a great sale — and [whispers] There’s a lot going on in anticipation of the long weekend. From sleep and bedding to beauty kits, sportswear and outdoor gear, there are countless brands slashing the prices of their most coveted items (with some offering their biggest sales of the year).
Whether you’re looking to upgrade a worn mattress, try out a meal kit, invest in a fun sex toy, update your home entertainment system, or find a Father’s Day gift that won’t break the bank, the three day weekend is the best time to browse. And if you’re planning on going completely offline or want to avoid the chaos, many brands have already rolled out their MDW offerings. To help you save time, we’ve selected the best of the best (early) Memorial Day sales worth buying right now from top brands and retailers like Nordstrom, Lelo, Helix, Leesa, and HelloFresh (alphabetically by name ) to be bought.
Keep an eye on this page (as well as our separate articles on Amazon’s Memorial Day sales, best mattress deals, clothing deals, furniture deals, and more) as we’ll be updating them with new discounts and changes to terms of sale as we roll. Many of these special offers expire on May 31st (although the holiday itself falls on May 30th), so shop while you still can.
We’re never the ones to miss out, and there are several on Amazon now (and because they’re Amazon, these sales often expire at any time of the day, so checking out quickly is never a bad idea). From discounts on kitchen staples to home fitness equipment, we’ve rounded up the best deals for Amazon Memorial Day, but here’s a highlight of our favorites.
Sunny Health & Fitness HIIT Indoor Cycle Exercise Bike
KitchenAid KSM150PSER Artisan Stand Mixer with Tilting Head
For Masturbation Month, woman-founded sex toy mecca Babeland is offering 15% off a single item with code vibrate, and 20% discount on penis toys (e.g. masturbation sleeves, cock rings, penis pumps) with the code STROKE20. There’s also a nice BOGO deal with 50% off We-Vibe toys.
Arcwave ion penis stimulator
Get 30% off site-wide at Bear with code now through the end of May MD30 and receive free accessories with the purchase of a mattress. We have our eye on Sleep Foundation’s best hybrid mattress, the Bear Hybrid, which combines innerspring coils and copper gel memory foam for plush support. This offer excludes the Bear Trek.
Bear Hybrid Mattress (Queen Size)
Light sleepers should consider Beautyrest mattresses that eliminate movement (e.g. from your partner) with pocket coil technology. Through June 14, the company is offering up to $1,000 off its Beautyrest Black mattresses and select bases, and up to $700 off its Harmony Lux mattresses and select bases.
Beautyrest Harmony Lux Carbon (king size)
If you’re not already a bidet convertor, Bio Bidet manufactures a range of affordable and luxurious bidet attachments and bidet toilet seats that are either excellent starters or updates to your throne. Find up to $225 off the brand’s bidets now as part of May’s savings event; it ends on May 22nd.
Think of Birch by Helix as Helix’s more sustainable younger sibling. Birch mattresses are Greenguard Gold certified, and for Memorial Day, save $400 on each mattress and get two free Eco-Rest pillows with your purchase. use code MDSALE400.
Birch by Helix Natural Organic Mattress
EightSleep’s Pod Pro Max mattress is topped with a MaxChill layer that dissipates heat, and the brand’s smart mattress topper has two app-controlled cooling and heating zones that you and your partner can adjust separately. The topper includes a temperature autopilot that measures and adjusts room temperature and humidity, advanced sleep tracking, a daily health check and heart rate monitor, and a smart alarm. For early access to the Memorial Day Sale, get $200 off the Pod Mattress, $100 off the Pod Cover, and 20% off accessories with the purchase of the mattress or cover now.
In the run-up to Memorial Day (and in celebration of Masturbation Month), sex toy retailer Ella Paradis is offering up to 70% off site-wide with code SELF (and BOGO 50% off We-Vibe toys). There’s also a smart 15% discount on Dame products right now.
If you want to try new recipes and meals but don’t have time for meal prep or grocery shopping (relatable), try a meal kit delivery service. Through May 31st, EveryPlate is reducing its already affordable workout meals to just $1.79 per meal (plus 20% off an additional two boxes) with code MDW2022. The company ships USDA-certified organic meals and ensures that at least 90% of the ingredients are organic.
Through May 31st, Green Chef is offering a $130 discount plus free shipping with code GCMDW2022. The company ships USDA-certified organic meals and ensures that at least 90% of the ingredients are organic.
Catch up on your beauty sleep with tiered offers of up to $350 off depending on how much you spend. Plus, through June 1st, you’ll receive two of the brand’s Dream pillows with every mattress purchase. We recommend checking out the Midnight Luxe mattress, one of Wired’s picks for the best mattress of 2020 and 2021.
Helix Midnight Luxe Mattress (Queen Size)
Until the end of the month, HelloFresh is offering 16 free meals with free shipping with a code HFMDW2022. The company offers chef-curated vegetarian recipes like mahi-mahi piccata, shrimp with garlic butter, or butternut squash agnolotti with kale.
Save up to $700 on a mattress from the bedding experts at Leesa (best deal of the year) and get two free pillows (worth $120) with your purchase for a complete bedding overhaul.
We particularly like the Leesa Original mattress, a SELF favorite that’s described as a comfy “three-layer medium-density foam parfait.”
Leesa Original Mattress (Queen Size)
Save on expert and couples recommended LELO sex toys perfect for a long weekend away. During the brand’s Masturbation Month sale, items like the best-selling Tiani 24k vibrator and Sona 2 are discounted by up to 20%.
Not a fan of powerhouse vibes (*cough* wand vibrators *cough*)? The LELO Tor 2 might be a better ring option for vibrating couples. Also made from high quality silicone, the Tor 2’s vibrations are, as Sloane says, “less rumble, less noticeable and more lively than the Pivot”.
Nordstrom is keeping up with details on its annual semi-annual sale, but in the meantime, let’s shop the already deep discounts on its best-selling Zella leggings and SELF reader-favorite Moonlight pajamas. With Nordstrom running out of sizes fast, it’s a good idea to stock up on these offerings sooner rather than later.
Nordstrom Lingerie moonlight pajamas
Zella Studio Lite 7/8 leggings with a high waist
Looking for an update for your garden or patio? Pottery Barn is now discounting select garden furniture by 20% (including garden tool deals). It’s a good time to scoop a flower box or plant stand.
Save up to $1,000 on Serta Artic (a great choice for hot sleepers), iComfort and iComfort mattresses, and select every size sub-sheet. You can also get up to $200 off Serta Perfect Sleeper mattresses priced over $1,200 and 10% off any Serta mattress in a box.
If you love linens, check out Tuft & Needle’s Memorial Day sale. Receive up to $500 on Tuft & Needle’s premium mattresses and up to 15% off bedding.
Tuft & Needle
Tuft & Needle Original Mattress (Queen Size)
Available in Twin, Twin XL, Full, Queen, King and California King sizes.
Another unmissable patio furniture option? Wayfair! The retail giant is offering up to 70% off as part of its clearance sale.