28 Splurge-Worthy Things To Buy During Nordstrom's Anniversary Sale
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An absolutely essential
Halogen leather moto jacket you'll wear all the time, in every season, basically every day, for the rest of your life.
Price: $199 (after sale $299, available in sizes L-XXL)
A pointy toe, stretchy, contour-hugging pair of
Marc Fisher suede over-the-knee boots to go perfectly over your favorite skinny jeans, leggings, or with a flowy dress.
Price: $159.90 (after sale $239.95, available in sizes 5-11 and in two colors)
A pair of super soft mid-rise
Rag & Bone skinny jeans you should stock up on — since they're on sale and all.
Promising review: "Comfortable, soft fabric, and with a medium to dark wash — perfect for work. I wear a 25 in most denim, but in these, I ended up ordering the 24. The 25 were too loose in the leg and hip; there was a lot of extra fabric that was bunching and the fabric has a lot of stretch to it so definitely needed to go down a size. I'm 5'0" and the jeans were slightly higher than mid-rise on me and the leg hit me like a typical full-length skinny jean, which is fine with me." — topspinRLU
Price: $166.90 (after sale $250, available in sizes 23-34)
A mixed print, button-down
Eliza J shirt dress which might just be the perfect fall dress — like, I'm almost certain.
Promising review: "This dress is perfect for fall! I was expecting a thicker material, but it is a lightweight silky material that flows so well. I am 5’5", 115 lbs., and the 0 fits very well. It has a little bit of room in the waist but the sash brings it in perfectly! I highly recommend! It may be pricey, but it’s a classic, timeless piece!" — fashionislife101
Price: $104.90 (after sale $158, available in petite sizes 0-16 and regular sizes 0-18)
An intricately woven pair of leather
Nordstrom Signature slides that'll add so much character to whatever you're wearing.
Price: $119.90 (after sale $178, available in sizes 5-11)
An embossed logo, structured leather
Marc Jacobs crossbody bag practical enough to fit everything you need while providing you with that cool, "I'm not even trying" aesthetic.
Price: $195.90 (after sale $295, available in five colors)
A super cozy high-pile
Pendleton fleece coat that'll add just a hint of color to those miserably cold days this winter.
Promising review: "Bought this at the NAS VIP online early access sale, so was not able to see or try on in person before purchase. I am very happy with the jacket — it is darling on. It runs true-to-size. I bought the jacket in large, I am between a 10 and 12 and prefer a looser fit — plus I wanted to be able to layer. It is a boxy fit (something to consider). I would say it is a teddy bear version of a barn coat. It is very thoughtfully well-made with all the pockets and the heavy-duty metal zipper. The park's historic blanket stripes had me at first glance. I am sure Yogi Bear and Boo Boo would approve!" — thatwombat
Price: $129.90 (after sale $200, available in sizes S-XL)
A lightweight and almost too cozy
Barefoot Dreams circle cardigan you'll curl right into when the weather cools down — or when the AC gets turned up.
Promising review: "Based on reviews I was worried about the arms being too tight because my arms are a bit large and to my surprise they were fine. They are snug but not tight and I did not want to size up to accommodate my arms. I am a size 10 and the medium fits great. I LOVE LOVE LOVE this sweater. It's my first Barefoot Dreams and it's so very soft and cozy. I ordered another before they are gone at this great Anniversary Sale price." — Annshops
Price: $76.90 (after the sale $116, available in sizes M-XL and in three colors)
A 1.25" single-pass
T3 curling iron that'll help create long-lasting, polished curls on your flowing locks with just one pass.
Promising review: "My big beauty purchase at the Anniversary Sale this year and it did not disappoint! The single-pass curling iron wand created volume and smooth curls in my long, thick hair. I'm so happy with this product!" — LishB
Price: $107 (a $160 value)
A mixed check belted
Tibi blazer, because who said we always have to be so serious when we're professional?
Price: $394.90 (after sale $595, available in sizes 0-12)
A pair of pointy-toe leather
Marc Fisher booties you can get in a classic black or in a fun pop of color.
Promising review: "These are hands down my favorite purchase from the N Sale! I ordered the 'light natural' and they’re the perfect nude bootie for me. As with all Marc Fischer shoes, I sized up to an 8 (from my usual 7.5) and they’re perfect." — NYSocialGal
Price: $129.90 (after sale $199.95, available in sizes 5-11 and in four colors)
A classic oversized
Allsaints trenchcoat for a timeless staple you won't ever regret splurging on.
Promising review: "This is my favorite purchase from the sale this year. I love the relaxed fit and soft fabric. I usually wear a large in coats so I can layer a sweater underneath but I ended up getting the medium since it has an oversized fit. For reference, I’m 5’5”, 145 lbs., and 36D. Can’t wait for cooler weather so I can wear this!" — STeague
Price: $332.90 (after sale $498, available in sizes S-L and in two colors)
Rebecca Taylor silk-blend jumpsuit you can easily dress up with a strappy heel or down with your favorite white sneakers.
Price: $330.90 (after sale $495, available in sizes 00-14)
A pair of
Vince leather leggings you'll wear for a lifetime — yes they're an investment, but you'll buy them once and wear them for. ever.
I snagged these bad boys during the early access sale, and I would def recommend sizing down. I am normally a large (maybe even an extra-large) and I had to size down to a medium.
Promising review: "I like that these don't have pockets for a more simple chic look. They were very soft and comfortable. They are not too short in my opinion. The length reached below my ankle bone. I guess this may differ if someone has extremely long legs but I couldn't imagine them being too short because they are not 'cropped'. There's a zipper at the bottom of inside leg to make them easier to get in and out of and being located on the inside of the pant leg hides the zipper nicely. They are mid to high rise, again I think this may differ depending on the women's torso longer vs shorter. I personally loved how they looked on me. I'm a size 24/25, size 0, 107 lbs. — the small fits nicely but a little loose around my knees and calves but I have very slender legs. I'm going to order them in XS." — mialynn
Price: $625.90 (after sale $995, available in sizes XS-XL)
A gorgeous vintage-inspired
Ted Baker comforter set complete with a colorfully printed comforter and matching shams to elevate your bedroom to the next level.
Promising review: "This is a beautiful comforter! Love the cotton weave, especially the embroidered detail. This is a very well made comforter. I ordered it for my guest room with two standard twin beds. The comforter did not hide the box springs so I had to get a bed skirt to complete the look. I am not disappointed. I got the decorative pillow as well and on the reverse side of the pillow is a single hummingbird. So lovely and unexpected, I have two options for my pillow." — Jeri559
Price: $112.90+ (after sale 169.99+, available in sizes twin to king)
A wool blend
Rag & Bone check blazer that's just so smart looking! (Also, that red collar doesn't hurt!)
Promising review: "I bought this today in store and found it worth the investment. There are a lot of plaid jackets out for fall — some mumsy, some too trendy, some too big, some too short. This one was just right! And, although it is a classic, none of the others looked like it. I did size down to an 8 and I am never an 8 in blazers (I am a 34D). I like that it is not double-breasted which makes it look more tailored. The collar looks cool flipped up, too. It is versatile enough to wear to work or as a fall transition piece with jean shorts and a graphic tee. I am 5’8” but due to the fine tailoring and single button, it would not overwhelm someone with a shorter stature." — lmcdoc
Price: $394.90 (after sale $595, available in sizes 00-12)
A pair of knee-high
Hunter rainboots, because the basic colors never go on sale — well, never say never!
Promising review: "Very stylish and super comfortable. I am in love with these boots. Very durable and well made." — Na11
Price: $99.90 (after sale $150, available in sizes 5-11)
A delightful ruffled
Sam Edelman asymmetrical midi dress covered in a poppy floral print — fun fact, the poppy is the California state flower and illegal to pick if ever seen out in the wild. (At least that's what I was told in the third grade, and I totally believe it.)
Price: $111.90 (after sale $168, available in sizes 2-14)
A wool blend
Pendleton shirt jacket that'll make the best layering piece during the cold weather months.
Price: $249.90 (after sale $375, available in sizes 2-14 and in two colors)
A pair of raw hem
Rag & Bome black skinny jeans so soft and so stretchy you won't want to take them off.
Promising review: "I bought these jeans last year and wear them constantly. They have held their color well and are incredibly comfortable. On top of this, they also don't attract lint as much as other black pants that I have so I am not constantly having to use a lint roller. The raw hem does make them a bit more casual, but when paired with booties they can be dressed up more for a casual office outfit." — mily222
Price: $129.90 (after sale $195, available in sizes 23-34)
An 8" stainless steel
Simple Human sensor mirror that senses you and then turns on perfect lighting to do your makeup — or examine your pores if you're like me.
Promising review: "I love this mirror! The price worried me, but it has been worth every penny. It's so easy to use, anywhere you need it since it doesn't need a plug. The light is really bright and it always turns on when you get near it. The small, more magnified mirror that magnetically sticks to the back (for storage) and front (for use) is also a great perk. Plus, it looks wonderful when sitting out. You have to charge it fairly often and it takes a bit. This can be annoying." — LeighCP
Price: $150 (after sale $250)
A chocolately brown cropped suede
Blank NYC trucker jacket you 100% need as part of your fall wardrobe.
Price: $118.90 (after sale $178, available in sizes XS-XL)
A pair of 57mm
Technologic Dior sunnies perfect for throwing all the shade in style.
Promising review: "Love my Dior! I always get compliments every time. Very lightweight. Perfect!" — OW15
Price: $397.90 (after sale $595, available in two colors)
A professional AF tailored
Veronica Beard blazer and matching houndstooth-check trousers, 'cause you a boss bae and this will be the outfit that proves it.
Price: $434.90 for the blazer (after sale $650, available in sizes 0-12) and $263.90 for the slacks (after sale $395, available in sizes 2-10)
A very practical leather and suede
Madewell tote bag capable of actually fitting all your belongings.
Price: $131.90 (after sale $198, available in two colors)
Avec Les Filles wool coat designed in a timeless plaid print that'll go with everything in your closet.
Promising review: "Picked this up at the Anniversary Sale, fell in love when I saw it on the hanger — putting it on confirmed it. The fit is true-to-size. At 5'9", the length is hitting me about where it hits the model, around/just below the knees. The fabric has a lovely feel. The plaid is subtle and beautiful — very flattering. I found the coat ran ever-so-slightly large: if you are deciding between two sizes, including thinking about what you'd be wearing in winter underneath, you may be able to size down. This is a fantastic coat. I can't wait for fall!" — GeekyBunny
Price: $199.90 (After sale $300, available in sizes XXS-XXL and in two colors)
And a dazzling pair of
1.5-carat diamond and platinum earrings that you could buy instead of that trip around the world.
Promising review: "I have had these for several years. I previously owned the 1 carat and traded up to 1.5 carats. These are absolutely gorgeous; the clarity and sparkle are unsurpassed. The setting allows the stone to be the star; you only see the diamond on the ear. I waited many years to treat myself to diamond earrings and I am so happy to own these." — ClassicShopper
Price: $7,269.90 (after sale $9,695)
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