A Primark superfan has revealed the mistakes you’re making when visiting the clothing retailer, with the biggest being the day you’re deciding to go shopping – and others top secrets
If you’ve ever wondered why you can’t seem to find the best bargains in your local Primark, then we might have the answer.
Yes, it might feel like your Primark is broken when you see everyone wearing the cutest outfits, and they’re nowhere to be seen when you go searching, but it turns out you’re just not shopping right.
Primark super-fan and fashion fanatic Brittany Miller regularly shares store secrets and hacks to finding the best bits on her TikTok, where she’s known as @brittanyhm.
After sharing a video showing off ‘this weeks Primark bits’, another TikTok user commented asking: “Why is my local Primark broken then?” which inspired Brittany to share her secrets.
She said: “Girls, your Primark is not broken, you’re just not shopping right.
“So here’s some tips and tricks to shop at Primark.
“First of all, you need to go to Primark two to three times a week, minimum, otherwise you will not find the good stuff that I find.
“I only go to Eastbourne Primark which is literally a small town, the Primark is tiny compared to city Primarks.
“So it’s not like my Primark is good, do you know what I mean?
“I only ever shop in Primark on weekdays.
“Weekdays is when they have deliveries.
“They have deliveries literally most days but never weekends.
“So the stuff that I find on a Tuesday, won’t be there on a Saturday.
“Especially the good stuff, like this blazer – that’s going to be gone by Saturday.
“So I go to Primark Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.”
So, basically schedule your shopping trips for weekdays, not weekends when it’s busy, and if you can, pop in multiple times a week.
Since being posted, the video has received more than 20,000 likes and hundreds of comments from thankful shoppers.
One person tagged their friend and said: “Ok let’s start going three times a week.”
Another wrote: “I live in Eastbourne and can back this up, if she looks like this shopping in Eastbourne Primark she is doing it right.”
While a few others complained that they didn’t have time to go that often, as one person said: “2-3 times a week!? Sorry I work Monday-Friday.”
And someone else commented: “How do you have so much time to be bopping to Primark so much?”
But Brittany hit back saying: “Lol, I have two jobs. One being social media which is more than a full-time job, and two, I’m a freelance live show presenter.”