I’ve always said that one day I’ll be the smart girl who buys summer clothes during end-of-summer/fall sales and winter clothes during spring/summer sales, but that’s never what actually happens.
Here in the real world, most clothes left on end-of-season sale racks are extremely picked over, or only left in size XXS or XXL. And while there are certainly finds to be found, it takes a bit of luck and know-how.
Yet Nordstrom’s big anniversary sale takes a different approach: Rather than have an out-of-season sale, they’re temporarily reducing prices on in-season items — i.e. the looks you’re currently coveting for this summer/fall, not next.
Take a look at my 10 favorite picks for women from the BIG Nordstrom sale — all of which will become staples in your wardrobe, now and in years to come: