Go big or go home… ICON status friends, you’re up!! First to shop the sale, let’s add those items to your Nordstrom cart and let’s do this!! If you’re late to the game, I first shared my best tips and tricks for shopping the Anniversary Sale in this post so start there and then come back for this goodness…
OK, if I ONLY had to pick 20 TOP ITEMS to shop during the Anniversary Sale, as hard as it may be, these would be them. You’ll see some crossover from a few other lists I’ve created, but hands down these are FOR SURE SELL OUTS you won’t want to miss…. otherwise known as the absolute best of the best from this one-time-a-year sale. It’s a good thing I had my birthday last month because this mama has some money to spend!! Let’s get down to business… go big or go home:
Caslon Turtleneck Sweater | Sale:$34.90, After Sale: $59… 10 colors and high sell out risk every single year, this essential everyday sweater is comfy +cozy and SO stinking cute on
P.S. all of my Nordstrom Anniversary Sale features are bookmarked for easy reference on my homepage under the main menu, all by category for easy shopping, too…
1 Barefoot Dreams CozyChic Leopard Cardigan | Sale:$79.90, After Sale: $134… do I really need to tell you how amazing their cardigans are?? I LIVE in mine all year round and this year they wowed us with the leopard version of their best selling silhouette–YES YES YES add to cart immediately! Although I can’t decide which colorway to get 😉
2 Spanx Faux Leather Leggings | Sale:$64.90, After Sale: $98… RUN, don’t walk. Hands down the best faux leather leggings there ever were. These classic bottoms sell out every single year so snag them early! I wear a size small for reference as they run a bit snug and go ahead and grab two… you’ll be glad you did.
3 Marc Fisher Oshay Pointed Toe Bootie | Sale:$99.90, After Sale: $189.95… I cannot wait to wear these for fall!! So many color options, though I usually gravitate towards the neutral for keeping it simple and maximizing my shoe budget. Under $100 for these gorg booties = sign me up. I wear a size 7 in all Marc Fisher styles and they run TTS.
4 T3 Singlepass 1.25 Curling Iron | Sale:$107 ($160 Value)… ymy beloved best curling iron and the only one that touches my strands–curls that last for days with this wizard beauty buy and a STEAL for just $107–a great barrel width for all hair length, too.
5 BeautyBio GLOPRO Microneedling Set | Sale:$179 ($334 Value)… I’m grabbing a few of these for girlfriends because I’ve talked until I’m blue in the face about this amazing at-home icroneedling kit. Basiclly 1/2 off during the sale, you get all the basics you need to get that skin GLOWING and you can score the body attachment on sale as well
6 PMD Clean Facial Cleansing Device | Sale:$66, After Sale: $99… I grabbed this all over silicone scrubber last year and have been hooked ever since–it’s GREAT for removing every single bit of makeup from your face and I love that you can clean the entire brush
7 P448 Thea Low Top Sneaker | Sale:$189.90, After Sale: $298… you had me at sneakers!! I’ve got two pair of P448 and they are some of my go-to everyday shoes because of the comfort and cuteness factor.Love this style for transitioning into fall and they run TTS/I wear a size 37.
8 Wacoal Red Carpet Strapless Bra | Sale:$39.90, After Sale: $68… the only strapless bra I sport! So good I have in three colors, but now that the nude variety is on sale it’s time to replenish this wonder wearable. Great support and super comfy!
9 Madewell Cali High Waist Demi Boot Jean | Sale:$84.90, After Sale: $128… yes to high waisted + crop kick flare for showing off those cute shoes. I absolutely LOVE this silhouette of denim and Madewell knows how to cut the perfect fit. I wear a size 24 in these [normally a size 25] but they have a good bit of stretch and great all day wear for this year-round denim dream
10 Zella Live In High Waist Leggings | Sale:$38.90, After Sale: $59… Nordstrom’s in house brand of activewear is ALWAYS at the top of my list for the sale. Zella is made extremely well for the priceppint and their high waisted leggings take you from the gym and beyond in stretchy comfort that lasts! I wear a size XS for reference.
11 Barefoot Dreams In the Wild Throw Blanket | Sale:$119.90, After Sale: $180… if you know YOU know. I have sleot with my leopard blanket every single night since I brought it home last year so now I think I need a second color. THE best for snuggling on the couch, this one is super warm and still lightweight and check out ALL the various color options to go along wth your casa’s decor.
12 JCrew Camo Bomber Sweater Jacket | Sale:$98.90, After Sale: $158… CAMO for the win. I love a good sweater jacket and JCrew makes some of the best out there. Steal this $98 find in a number of patterns for the perfect way to layer over a basic tshirt and jeans once cooler temps come our way
13 Free People Leo Henley Tee | Sale:$44.90, After Sale: $68… anotgher staple that steals my heart every Anniversary Sale are the henley style tees from FP–multiple color options in soft stretchy fabric that lasts and a great price point for every budget
14 Caslon Turtleneck Sweater | Sale:$34.90, After Sale: $59… you see it above and I promise it will SELL OUT!! so many color options in this oversized silhouette that has me ready for autumn and fall leaves everywhere!
15 Laura Mercier Caviar Stick Eye Color Trio | Sale:$58, $87 Value… I grabbed a set of these eyeshadow sticks last year and they’ve become a best friend in beauty for easy application that lasts with a tiny hint of shimmer, too
16 Hudson Barbara Skinny Jeans | Sale:$129.90, After Sale: $195… my go-to skinny style of denim, but in a necessary black wash for fall 2020 and beyond. They run TTS [I wear a size 25] and a GREAT price for designer denim
17 Halogen V-Neck Camisole | Sale:$24.90, After Sale: $49… everyday layering with jackets and cardigans, so many fun prints and patterns and solids too, all at under $25 so you need ALL the colors, you feel me???
18 Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk Lip Secrets Set | Sale:$68($91 Value)… the not-so-nude but barely there pink shimmer set that flatters ALL faces and skin tones, CT knows her lip kits and this includes all the essentials every beauty blogger swears by
19 Quay Australia Jezabell Aviator Sunglasses | Sale:$42.90, After Sale: $65… oh no, you know I had to. Oversized styling for these aviator gold goodies and under $45 = adding these to my sunglass collection ASAP
20 Halogen Glen Plaid Blazer | Sale:$68.90, After Sale: $139… classic styling that doesn’t break the business budget, but one to wear now and into the future. Pair it with destructed denim for a casual OOTD or dress up with black pants or skinny leather leggings and you’ve got one winning work ensemble!