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Who doesn’t love summer? Beach trips, picnics in the park, barbecues and, of course, shopping. If you thought the best shopping only happened around the winter holidays, get excited, because you’re closer than you think to incredible deals and markdowns — even on top designer brands!
That’s right, the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is right on the horizon, and it’s better than ever for 2020. With new features piled on top of slashed prices, we are so ready to shop our little hearts out. Pretty much the entire site will be marked down, including new arrivals from fan-favorite brands you rarely see on sale. No promo codes needed! We’re talking fashion, beauty, home and more!
Every year, shoppers plan ahead for this sale, and rightfully so. They have to, considering how fast everything tends to sell out. Once you find a piece that sparks joy within your soul, you have to claim it before someone else does. You won’t regret it either, since you won’t find a better deal! Take a look at some of our favorite deals below:
Our Absolute Favorite: Serious deal alert! Cozy is always one of our favorite categories to shop (especially right now), and during this major sale, you can score some major steals on cozy clothes, footwear and more. We have our eyes on the Cozy Open Stitch Cardigan — originally $50, and now on sale for just $32!
17 Fastest-Selling Sale Categories at the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale
1. Up to 50% Off Women’s Leggings
Our Absolute Favorite: Not only are these faux-leather leggings from SPANX super figure-flattering, they look like you’re wearing a normal pair of pants! They cost $98, but you can get them for just $65 right now!
Check out all of the women’s leggings deals at Nordstrom!
2. Up to 50% Off Women’s Sleepwear
Our Absolute Favorite: This adorable two-piece PJ set features a soft button-down top and ankle-cropped pants, perfectly made for a good night’s rest. It was $55, but you can get it for $36!
Check out all of the women’s sleepwear deals at Nordstrom!
3. Up to 50% Off Women’s Loungewear
Our Absolute Favorite: Barefoot Dreams makes some of the coziest sweaters around, and their Open Front Pocket Cardigan is definitely a fan-favorite. It was $79, but now it’s marked down to just $46!
Check out all of the women’s loungewear deals at Nordstrom!
4. Up to 50% Off Women’s Comfy Shoes
Our Absolute Favorite: Slide sandals are some of the most comfortable shoes on the market, and we’re obsessed with this elegant suede and leather pair from Kork-Ease. They were $135, and now they’re just $80!
Check out all of the women’s comfy shoe deals at Nordstrom!
5. Up to 40% Off Women’s Activewear
Our Absolute Favorite: A great place to start when looking for workout gear at Nordstrom is their exclusive Zella activewear line, and we’re obsessed with their bestselling 7/8 leggings. Originally $65, now just $43!
6. Up to 50% Off Women’s Shoes
Our Absolute Favorite: Eventually, we’ll need to get back into our heels — so let’s do it in style! Jessica Simpson’s Pistelle pumps are beyond chic — once $90, now $50!
Check out all of the women’s shoe deals at Nordstrom!
7. Up to 50% Off Women’s Dresses
Our Absolute Favorite: We’re gearing up for fall with this stunning boho-inspired, long-sleeve chiffon dress from Julia Jordan. It was $129, but now you can get it for just $77!
Check out all of the women’s dress deals at Nordstrom!
8. Up to 50% Off Women’s Denim
Our Absolute Favorite: Your denim deserves an upgrade — especially if that involves a fierce leopard print. These beauties from KUT from the Kloth are so fun and eye-catching — previously $90, now $59!
Check out all of the women’s denim deals at Nordstrom!
9. Up to 50% Off Women’s Jackets
Our Absolute Favorite: The best part about the fall is that we can finally break out our leather jackets again! We’re stoked that we can get Faux Leather Fashion Belted Moto Jacket for a seriously great price. Originally $120, now just $74!
Check out all of the women’s jackets deals at Nordstrom!
10. Up to 50% Off Women’s Sneakers
Our Absolute Favorite: Finally! Converse has started making platform versions of their iconic shoes. They were $75, but you can get them for just $50 right now!
Check out all of the women’s sneakers deals at Nordstrom!
11. Up to 50% Off Women’s Wedges
Our Absolute Favorite: We are obsessed with the simplicity of these streamlined wedge heels from Cole Haan. Originally $180, now just $100!
Check out all of the women’s wedge and heel deals at Nordstrom!
12. Up to 50% Off Women’s Tops
Our Absolute Favorite: This polka-dot blouse from Vince Camuto is the definition of elegance. Originally $74, now just $49!
Check out all of the women’s tops deals at Nordstrom!
13. Up to 50% Off Women’s Bottoms
Our Absolute Favorite: These wide-leg cropped pants from Halogen are fancy enough to wear to work or a nice dinner. Originally $69, not just $40!
Check out all of the women’s bottom deals at Nordstrom!
14. Up to 50% Off Women’s Handbags
Our Absolute Favorite: Our new obsession is this leather tote bag from Kate Spade that can house all of our daily essentials. Originally $298, now just $180!
Check out all of the women’s handbag deals at Nordstrom!
15. Up to 40% Off Women’s Beauty
Our Absolute Favorite: This makeup trio set from Giorgio Armani will help bring out your inner glow, and it’s a Nordstrom exclusive. It’s valued at $112, but you can get it for just $75!
Check out all of the women’s beauty deals at Nordstrom!
16. Up to 30% Off Women’s Skincare
Our Absolute Favorite: This deep-cleaning facial brush can help you eliminate all excess oil and dirt from your skin. Originally $99, now on sale for just $66!
Check out all of the women’s skincare deals at Nordstrom!
17. Up to 40% Off Wellness
Our Absolute Favorite: Stay hydrated all day with a coveted Hydro Flask water bottle in this Nordstrom-exclusive color. Originally $50, now just $33!
Check out all of the wellness and home product deals at Nordstrom!
Our Favorite Designer Brands at the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale
18. Up to 50% Off Tory Burch
Our Absolute Favorite: This classically stylish leather tote will always be fashionable. It was $528, but now it’s just marked down to $300!
Check out all of the Tory Burch deals at Nordstrom!
19. Up to 50% Off Michael Kors
Our Absolute Favorite: We adore this beautiful and stylish watch from Michael Kors. It was $150, and now you can get it for just $105!
Check out all of the Michael Kors deals at Nordstrom!
20. Up to 30% Off Saint Laurent
Our Absolute Favorite: These gorgeous sunglasses are giving Us all the retro diva vibes. Originally $435, and now they’re just $290!
Check out all of the Saint Laurent deals at Nordstrom!
21. Up to 50% Off Sam Edelman
Our Absolute Favorite: These chunky platform combat boots are a must-have in anyone’s fall wardrobe. They were $180, and now they’re just $100!
Check out all of the Sam Edelman deals at Nordstrom!
22. Up to 50% Off Gibson
Our Absolute Favorite: This cozy knotted top will make you feel warm and fuzzy all over. Originally $49, now just $30!
Check out all of the Gibson deals at Nordstrom!
23. Up to 50% Off FRAME
Our Absolute Favorite: These high-waist cropped jeans have distressing that’s beyond trendy. Originally $245, and now available for $164!
Check out all of the FRAME deals at Nordstrom!
24. Up to 50% Off Loveappella
Our Absolute Favorite: This beautiful maxi dress is so incredibly flattering. Originally $68, now just $48!
Check out all of the Loveappella deals at Nordstrom!
25. Up to 50% Off Natori
Our Absolute Favorite: This bestselling contour bra lifts and shapes the bust in the most gorgeous, flattering way. Originally $68, now just $40!
Check out all of the Natori deals at Nordstrom!
26. Up to 40% Off Barefoot Dreams
Our Absolute Favorite: We absolutely adore this ultra-fuzzy white cardigan that’s as soft as can be. Originally $47, now $86!
Check out all of the Barefoot Dreams deals at Nordstrom!
27. Up to 40% Off La Mer
Our Absolute Favorite: Try everything that La Mer has to offer with this exclusive set. It’s valued at $155, and you can get it for $90!
Check out all of the La Mer deals at Nordstrom!
28. Up to 60% Off Reformation
Our Absolute Favorite: This simple midi skirt can be styled in so many different ways. Originally $128, now on sale for $90!
Check out all of the Reformation deals at Nordstrom!
29. Up to 40% Off Wit & Wisdom
Our Absolute Favorite: Jean dreams do come true with these customer-favorite skinnies. Originally $78, now just $50!
Check out all of the Wit & Wisdom deals at Nordstrom!
30. Up to 50% Off SPANX
Our Absolute Favorite: These bestselling leggings are supportive and can make you feel cinched and chic. Originally $128, now just $85!
Check out all of the SPANX deals at Nordstrom!
31. Up to 40% Off UGG
Our Absolute Favorite: You’ll never want to take off these fuzzy slippers! Originally $80, now marked down to $50!
Check out all of the UGG deals at Nordstrom!
32. Up to 50% Off Vince Camuto
Our Absolute Favorite: These adorable ankle booties are the best shoes to have on your feet come fall. Originally $150, now just $100!
Check out all of the Vince Camuto deals at Nordstrom!
33. Up to 50% Off Zella
Our Absolute Favorite: Thousands of shoppers are obsessed with these super comfy leggings. Originally $59, now just $39!
Check out all of the Zella deals at Nordstrom!
34. Up to 50% Off Rails
Our Absolute Favorite: This top-rated plaid shirt pairs beautifully with jeans or leggings. Originally $158, now just $100!
Check out all of the Rails deals at Nordstrom!
35. Up to 60% Off Ralph Lauren
Our Absolute Favorite: This silky slip dress is bound to make a statement around the house. Originally $60, now just $48!
Check out all of the Lauren Ralph Lauren deals at Nordstrom!
36. Up to 50% Off Charlotte Tilbury
Our Absolute Favorite: This skincare set can help your complexion to glow. It’s set at a value of $188, and you can get it for $75!
Check out all of the Charlotte Tilbury deals at Nordstrom!
37. Up to 50% Off All in Favor
Our Absolute Favorite: This lantern-sleeve sweater is seriously stylish. Originally $59, now just $29!
Check out all of the All in Favor deals at Nordstrom!
Now, if you’re not already a Nordstrom Cardmember, or if you’re at one of the lower levels, now might be the time to join or level up. Cardmembers get early access to this sale, and the higher your status, the sooner you can shop. While the sale opens to everyone on August 19, Icon Cardmembers can actually start shopping August 4! Ambassadors can start a few days later on August 7, while Influencers can start on August 10 and Insiders can start on August 13. Basically, if you’re not a member, you might miss out on the piece you want most before you’re even allowed to start shopping!
What kinds of pieces are on your wish list? You have to think about the timing of this sale. It’s in August, so there’s definitely still time to stock up on the summer faves you missed out on earlier, like swimsuits, shorts, sandals and tank tops, but August is also officially the month where it becomes acceptable to start shopping for fall must-haves. Flannels, booties, scarves and, of course, so many pairs of leggings. You might have to shop some storage solutions too, because there’s a good chance you’re going to leave this sale with more pieces than your closet is ready to take on. That’s a good problem to have — especially because home stuff will be marked down too, remember?
We will, of course, be here every step of the way to highlight some of our favorite finds and the most mind-blowing prices we spot throughout the sale, so make sure to check back every day until it’s over. We’re super excited to shop brands like Rails, Zella and Barefoot Dreams — and that’s only a small excerpt from our list. Stick with Us, kid, and your wardrobe is going to be absolutely breathtaking come September!
Check out more of our picks and deals here!
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