"Gray Thursday" brings deal-hunting shoppers to LI stores on Thanksgiving Day. Note: Some photos in this gallery were taken using Instagram, an app that modifies the color and tone of pictures to create a vintage look. Share your holiday shopping photos on Instagram with the hashtag #LIBlackFriday.
#LIBLACKFRIDAY I came, I shopped, I conquered. Win or lose, the joy that will be on my children and husbands faces...priceless :)
#LIBLACKFRIDAY My sister and I had a friendly competition. She did amazing but...I had her beat. Lol. #bigsisterteachinglittle sister
#LIBLACKFRIDAY Last minute run for my goodies. Spent $7 and got back $14!! I love coupons :)
#LIBLACKFRIDAY Pleasant surprise at Guess! 30-50%off..including clearance!!! SCORE
#liblackfriday#newsday#poseforthecam?? #cwonder #blackfriday ᔀ $$
#LIBLACKFRIDAY ...well savvy shoppers I had no idea that Roosevelt Field closed on Black Friday @ 10:00pm. That's ok because I am going to score my final deal on line with Apple. ALL APPLE products are discounted till midnight & if you happen to be a teacher or student you can tack on another 10% on top of the discount. If you have Apple's preferred credit card Barclays( I do) you can get ZERO percent financing for 3 years! Holler !!! Ladies may the savviest shopper win. I really enjoyed our competition & win or loose I made new Savvy Shopping Friends . We need to reunite over drinks & maybe Newsday will treat us since we all shared & helped fellow Newsday subscribers get fabulous discounts in these trying economic times . THANK YOU NEWSDAY FOR a DELIGHTFUL & ECONOMICAL ADVENTURE !!!
#LIBLACKFRIDAY I'm getting a 5 minute rest for the last two ours of shopping, it's 10 o'clock and the contest ends at midnight !!!
#LIBLACKFRIDAY. Hanging with the fragrance manager @macys. Michael is always so helpful , friendly & professional!
#LIBLACKFRIDAY. I am with my new friend Levon Rozas @ Bloomies fragrance. Their is a fabulous new fragrance by Tory Burch . Not only does the perfume have her signature insignia the box is gorgeous too. While the gift set is pricey you get Bloomies bucksw for every $100 you spend . It's sooo
#LIBLACKFRIDAY. Wonder is the new "wonder" ladies in fashion jewelry and home decor. In celebration of Black Friday if you purchase 3 items or more you receive 30% off!!! My American Express card has gotten a full workout, it's 10 minutes to 10 and I've been shopping since last night! I may be the oldest contestant but I have the most stamina �'�
#LIBLACKFRIDAY @ Nordstrom's with my new fragrance friend Arlene who represents Dolce Gabbana. She is delightful & steered me to good buys on perfume. The customer service @ Nordsrom's is outstanding !!
#LIBLACKFRIDAY. I'm with my new friend Tylin Fowler@ Duracell Powermat. Since I have been power shopping since 12:30 @ Roosevelt field my phone died. Duracell Powermat the kiosk right outside of Games Stop. Don't get caught powerless power up with the Duracell Powermat its the best power saver remember Sandy.
All shopped out! I won't find out if I won until tomorrow (material-speaking) but the memories, stories and recognition trumps all. Happy Black Friday Everyone. Super Shopper Sue...OUT! #LIBlackFriday
#LIBLACKFRIDAY @Chanel in Macys @ Roosevelt Field with my new friends Jean -Pierre Cresson , Vendor for Chanel Co Paris , France & Roberto Garcia , Business Manager & Make up Artist for Chanel. Not only are these gentlemen handsome, they are very professional . While Chanel may be expensive product the overall quality is superior in there cosmetics & perfume. Come on ladies who would not want these Chanel Representatives to give you a make over !!!
Smelling the sweet deals! Burning the candle from both ends. .still going!
#LIBLACKFRIDAY. TIp ROosevelt field is packed . Go to valet parking @ Nordstroms. For $5.00 my friend Gabriel will park your car close to Nordstom mall entrance . No stress !! So WORTH the $5 smackers !!!!
#LIBLACKFRIDAY .... I love a store that gives back to the community. I will run over to OLD NAVY 500 feet sweaty & drop off a coat since Old Navy has 50% off EVERYTHING today only. This is the true meaning of the holidays performing a mitzvah or in English a good deed. HAPPY THANKSGIVINGUKAH. !!!
Mall time! #LIBlackFriday
Black Friday = new kicks #jordans #flightclub90s #obsessed ??�'�
Lisa Scardamaglia and Annette Neglia at Deer Park Tanger. Lisa: last year post-sandy, spirit was different. "People were hungry, lost everything." #liblackfriday #newsday
#LIBLACKFRIDAY. Loading up on a triple shot latte for my power shopping 30 miles away @ Roosevelt Field . This is Barrister Ciara @Starbucks in East Setauket, NY . The Starbucks crew are so nice & make the best drinks. They were so kind to me when I had chemo last year. KUDOS to Starbucks!!!
Katie Grant, 16 of E. Northport, observes thinner crowds in Deer Park Tanger #Newsday #LIBlackFriday
Black Fridayakkuh (day 2) at Bay Shore Mall. #liblackfriday
Shoppers are drawn to puppies at American Dog Club at #smithhavenmall on #liblackfriday
Marianne Porcaro of Selden came out on #liblackfriday but draws the line on Thanksgiving shopping.
Highways are empty, but mall lots (this case Bayshore) are jammed. Perhaps a good day to go anywhere but shopping. #liblackfriday
Brad Nandoo of Farmingville says family and girlfriend top his shopping list at #smithhavenmall on #liblackfriday
Posing with santa at #smithhavenmall on #liblackfriday
Olympia Dalley at food court says she's "shopped out" at smith haven mall on #liblackfriday
Kiosk owner Josh Donahue says business is looking better post #Sandy #liblackfriday
What a deal! With Pamela Webster. #LIBlackFriday
Marion Napolitano at aroma lamps kiosk. She says opening the mall on thanksgiving hurt traffic on #liblackfriday
Roslyn sisters shopping for Hanukkah gifts and themselves, of course. #liblackfriday
#blackfriday at the #mall #crowded. :-/ @ Smith Haven Mall
Second wave of Black Friday shoppers @Roosevelt Field mall. #liblackfriday
Nicole Odone from Franklin Square says deals are not as good as they used to be, but #liblackfriday is tradition.
Exhausted shopper @ Roosevelt Field Mall. #liblackfriday
Shirt display after the deluge of shoppers in Macy's a Roosevelt Field. #liblackfriday
#LIBLACKFRIDAY. well I think I did enough power shopping this am. Catching a few Zzs & back to the steals & deals . I will be venturing to Roosevelt Field if I can trek the 30 miles in traffic . Good Night my fellow savvy shopping friends!
#LIBLACKFRIDAY I am with my friend Mike the manager of Macy's fragrance dept. he is always friendly & professional & I can't believe he is so chipper @ 3:00am. Time for me to catch some ZZZ & fight for sales @ Roosevelt Field later today .
#LIBLACKFRIDAY. So Yong. Was a very sweet & professional salesperson @ 2:35am!!! That's why I like going to macys !!!
#LIBLACKFRIDAY. Macys shoe dept phenomenal shoe & boot sales. I cannot believe all the people here @ 2:00am but sales people are very fast and professional!!!
#LIBLACKFRIDAY .... Margo with her new friend Edwin salesman @ Sunglass Hut! @sunglasshutsmithhaven
#LIBLACKFRIDAY. Great deals @ sunglasses hut in Macys 70% off !!! WOOT!
#LIBLACKFRIDAY.... Who knew the mall would be packed @ 1:40 am !!