It is the time of the year when all of your favorite stores and brands are have major clearance sales. I personally get rather giddy about the whole thing. Going into my favorite store and paying 70% less than what they were originally going to charge, is quite a thrilling experience for me! Late January and early February is the best time to buy fall/winter clearance. This time of the year is the perfect storm of deep discounts and available sizes/colors. Here are some helpful tips to help you get the most out of shopping clearance sales.