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What to Buy From Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale

Now that discounts are open to the public.

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Topshop Jacket (now $63) and Leather Skirt (now $39.90)

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In mid-July, when pretty much everything is on sale, it takes a lot for us to get excited about a discount. But Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale — which has been running annually since the 1960s, when the retailer merged with a company called Best Apparel and started selling clothing for the first time — definitely makes the cut.

Hundreds of new-season items, including beauty products, boots, athletic gear, and jeans, will be significantly marked down; it’s a great opportunity to grab anything you’ve been needing, or know you’ll need come fall — which (sorry!!) is just a month and a half away.

The sale opened to cardmembers last week, but now everyone can take advantage of the deals; we combed through the offerings to list some of the best discounts to buy below. (We’ve also listed the best beauty buys and exclusives here.)

A polka dot jumpsuit
Topshop Culotte Jumpsuit, $52.90 (was $80)
pink slip dress
Trouve Slip Dress, $53 (was $79)
A navy floral sheath dress
Vince Camuto Sheath Dress, $104.90 (was $158)
A model in a stripe knit midi skirt and crop top
Topshop Stripe Knit Midi Skirt, $39.90 (was $60)
Tibi Bell Sleeve Cotton Poplin Top, $249 (was $375)
A textured leather jacket
Halogen Leather Jacket, $199 (was $299)
Carlson Rounded V-Neck Tee, $17.90 (was $25)
Rag & Bone Double V Long Sleeve, $99 (was $150)
A pink sports bra
Nike Pro Indy Cooling Sports Bra, $33.90 (was $50)
Zella High-Waist Crop Leggings, $35.90 (were $54)
L Space Bikini Top ($58, was $88) and Bottom, ($52, was $79)
Becca Etc One-Piece, $111.90 (was $168)
AG Raw Hem Skinny Jeans, $149 (was $225)
A model in blue skinny jeans and white sneakers
Topshop Jamie High Waist Skinny Jean, $45 (were $70)
A model in black skinny jeans and wedge sandals
Caslon Stretch Skinny Ankle Jeans, $58.90 (were $89)
A model in blue skinny jeans
Good American High Waist Skinny Jeans, $113 (were $175)
Vince Crop Stretch Wool Pants, $176.90 (was $265)
Frame Le Boy Zip Hem Crop Jeans, $159 (was $259)
Drop earrings
Argento Vivo Two-Tone Earrings, $42.90 (were $65)
Tote Bag with stripe
Madewell Paint-Stripe Transport Tote, $130 (was $198)
Stan Smiths
Adidas Stan Smith Sneaker, $81.90 (was $109.95)
Hunter Waterproof Penny Loafer, $89.90 (was $135)
Stuart Weitzman Suede Bootie, $349.90 (was $575)
Rag & Bone Wesley Boots, $349 (was $525)