How to Shop the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale
Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2016: Everything you Need to Know
Roses are Red,
Violets are Blue,
I’ll never love a store,
The way I love you!
As mentioned in this previous post, Nordstrom holds a special place in my heart. Something else I love? A really good sale! Nordstrom + a really good sale = THE NORDSTROM ANNIVERSARY SALE! Easily one of my favorite times of the year.
WHY SHOULD I CARE?
Just trust me, you should!
WHAT IS THIS SALE?
The best sale of the year! Nordstrom offers brand new fall styles at a notable discounted price.So, you can start planning your fall wardrobe for back to school (kids and parents alike!) and spend a lot less than you normally would.Different then a traditional sale, the brand name items start at a discount price, then go back to full price on August 8th. Last year, I was eyeing a pair of Stuart Weitzman boots that were discounted forty percent! You have the option to shop in store or online at NORDSTROM.com
Okay, I can tell you are starting to get excited and are wondering…
WHEN CAN I START SHOPPING?
The Nordstrom Anniversary sale officially starts July 22. However, if you have a Nordstrom credit card or Nordstrom debit card, you can start shopping July 14th. Say what? Yes, you get early access! Don't have a card, but want to get one? Sign-up here!
WHY DO I WANT EARLY ACCESS?
Remember I mentioned these boots? Well, last year, I did not have early access. When the sale officially started, the color I wanted was SOLD OUT in my size! A lot of people wait all year long for this sale, so items will go quickly. This year, I have my Nordstrom card, so I am ready! If you are considering applying for a Nordstrom credit card or debit card, do so sooner than later. The process can take a few days.
WHAT DO I BUY?
Go into this sale with a plan. Otherwise, it is easy to want a little bit of everything and we all know the majority of us are on a tight budget!
HOW TO PREPARE:
Look at your closet.
What items are you excited to wear again this fall? Pull them out of your closet and lay them out.
Which items do you want to replace? Put these items in a pile to the side.
Now, looking at what you have laid out, what is your fall wardrobe missing?
Make a list.
FALL 2016 TRENDS YOU SHOULD INCLUDE:
Tall boots with a block heel
Updated ankle boots (block heel and/or a boot that hits right above the average ankle boot height)
Stay tuned as I share more of my picks from the sale on July 14th.In the meantime, you can get a peek of the sale in the preview catalog and start planning!
What’s on your list of fall must haves? Let me know in the comments below. I would love to hear what you are planning on buying!
Not quite ready to think about your fall wardrobe? Then Shop the latest summer styles from Topshop at NORDSTROM.
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