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    27 Splurge-Worthy Things To Get From The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

    If I had a nickel for every time I drooled over stuff from Nordstrom, I'd have enough to buy everything on this list!

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    If you're reading this chances are you love three things: Nordstrom, fancy AF fashions, and deep discounts! Well get your wallets out, because Nordstrom's epic Anniversary Sale, where your three loves come together, is happening right now!

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    The sale runs through August 5th, but items sell out quick! So, get to shopping before prices go back up on your favorite pieces (or totally sell out)!

    And we've found all the splurge-worthy pieces totally worth your hard earned dollars!

    1. A very sophisticated wool-blend Lauren Ralph Lauren coat that — although it's an investment — will look like you spent way more on it.

    Promising review: "Beautiful coat! I get so many compliments. The coat fits perfectly. I did not have to order a larger size. I like to feel comfortable and not have a coat that feels tight. Very elegant and classic. I normally wear a 6 and that is the size I ordered." —Pharmgirl10

    Price: $146.90 (originally $220, available in sizes 2-16, petite sizes 2-16, and in pebble and gray)

    2. A lacy and embroidered Chantelle Intimates underwire bra you'll be able to wear all day without wanting to come home and rip it off.

    Promising review: "Perfect bra for a full-busted lady. Soft, pretty, and gives a good support without digging in. Love it!" —jemsha

    Price: $58.90 (originally $88, available in sizes 32C-42G and in black, cream, and blue)

    3. A pair of straight-leg Frame jeans that'll fit you like a glove, a perfectly stylish denim glove.

    Promising review: "SO on trend, fit like a glove — straight-leg trousers make you look so put-together! Perfect on my petite frame (hits a touch below my ankle). Such a classic clean look. Fantastic wash, look expensive, and specially tailored to fit perfectly! Great find." —ManBchGrl

    Price: $173.90 (originally $260, available in sizes 23-33)

    4. A super-sturdy leather Longchamp tote so you can upgrade your favorite nylon tote to something a little fancier.

    Promising review: "Beautiful bag — actually more vibrant navy than the pictures show, a pleasant surprise. This is my third leather Le Pliage, I love them for travel! They are lightweight, hold a lot of stuff, and very stylish. Looking forward to the next release and getting another color!" —DeniseMS

    Price: $354.90 (originally $530)

    5. A stunning suede BlankNYC moto jacket people will probably stop you on the street about, just to find out where you got it.

    Promising review: "Super cute, very soft and structured at the same time. Bought it in medium and it is true to size. I love that they got rid of the collar — collars tend to get in the way of my long hair. Now to wait to for the weather to change." —lmrh

    Price: $125.90 (originally $188, available in sizes XS-XXL and in red and brown)

    6. A charming fit-and-flare bell-sleeve Eliza J dress so you can add some style (and color) to your boring office uniform.

    Price: $104.90 (originally $158, available in size 14W)

    7. A sweatshirt-style Nordstrom Signature hooded dress to keep you comfy but still looking polished when you have a million things to do.

    Price: $199.90 (originally $299, available in sizes XS-XL)

    8. A classic and very practical MCM leather backpack you'll wear for a lifetime.

    Promising review: "Spacious, sturdy, great quality, but my favorite part about this backpack is the straps. I wouldn’t consider this a small backpack though. It's a perfect size for me — I'm around 5’3" and this backpack is a good size!" —Mewc

    Price: $499.90 (originally $795)

    9. A water-resistant waxed cotton Barbour utility jacket that'll get you through all the chaotic weather you just can't predict.

    Price: $265.90 (originally $399, available in sizes 4-14 and in green and navy)

    10. A gorgeous set of five Freida Rothman rings designed with a mix of plated precious metals and sparkling cubic zirconia that'll have you throwing up jazz hands any chance you get — so, like, all the time.

    Price: $183.90 (originally $275, available in gold and silver)

    11. A gorgeous pleated faux-leather Rebecca Taylor midi skirt.

    Price: $283.90 (originally $425, available in sizes 00-14)

    12. A luxe suede Avec Les Filles trench coat that'll easily be the nicest thing you own...or that anyone owns...ever.

    Promising review: "Sexy suede coat with a foxy vibe. I'm going to Canada and I wanted a coat to wear with all of my outfits for this trip, I made a great choice! Highly suggest this one!" —Gomezrose

    Price: $332.90 (originally $499, available in sizes XS-L)

    13. A v. practical ruched James Perse body-con dress so you have the perfect go-to piece for any occasion.

    Price: $163.90 (originally $245, available in sizes 0-12 and in navy and gray)

    14. A gorgeous suede and leather Rebecca Minkoff handbag that'll fit everything you need and maybe even a little more!

    Promising review: "Love, love, love it! It's a great size and the color is so pretty. The leather is soft and the shoulder strap is the perfect size." —GM02184

    Price: $196.90 (originally $295)

    15. A game-changing LightStim, a 72 LED light device designed to help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, puffiness, smoothen skin texture, and leave you with healthy glowing skin.

    Promising review: "I've been using for three weeks and I already see an improvement in my deep forehead wrinkles. I'm excited to see what kind of results I get after the full 6-8 weeks. It's a little time consuming but it's kinda relaxing, I just do it while I'm watching TV right before bed." —Malteselover04

    Price: $165 (originally $249)

    16. A plaid Avec Les Filles wool-blend coat so you can stay warm and on trend this fall.

    Promising review: "Tried this on as an impulse at the sale, and it went straight into the 'buy' pile. It is a wonderful, warm, soft wool, rich in color, and the fabric feels very rich, very expensive. This coat is unlined, but the interior finishing is complete and beautifully done. I like that the coat is unlined: While the wool will be warm for the cooler weather, the coat will breathe and be comfy to wear around the city. The fit is true to size, with room in the arms and body to wear this over winter-weight clothing. While this is menswear-inspired, it's got great feminine details. What may not be easy to spot in the photo is that the buttonhole on the lapel is trimmed in fuchsia pink, and the interior seams are piped with the same. Whether over casual clothing or over businesswear, this is going to be a great coat come winter. So happy to see this quality of garment in plus sizes!!" —GeekyBunny

    Price: $229.90 (originally $345, available in sizes 1X-3X and XS-XXL)

    17. A fun and easy-to-wear ruched-sleeve Tibi dress for when you need a look that takes you from office to drinks without any extra work.

    Price: $263.90 (originally $395, available in sizes 0-12)

    18. A gorgeous pair of Italian made d'Orsay leather Vince flats for when you need the perfect any day of the week shoe.

    Price: $189.90 (originally $295, available in sizes 5-12 and in four colors)

    19. A set of Le Creuset Au Gratin dishes designed in an enameled stone that is dishwasher, oven, and broiler safe.

    Price: $55.90 (originally $84, available in blue and red)

    20. A pair of 3½-inch Alexander Wang cutout sandals you're gonna run the world in — literally, 'cause they're actually comfy.

    Price: $296.60 (originally $495, available in sizes 5-11)

    21. A stunning wool, silk, and cashmere (basically every luxe material out there) Proenza Schouler sweater dress to wear to everything — because you'll never want to take it off.

    Price: $595.90 (originally $890, available in sizes XS-L)

    22. A classic AF Caslon leather jacket, because you're a rock star, it's about time you had the outerwear to match.

    Price: $199.90 (originally $299, available in sizes XS-XXL)

    23. A Bluetooth Marshall speaker designed with a USB charging port, two 2 1/4" woofers, a two-channel Class D amplifier, and a battery that can last for up to 25-hours.

    Price: $174.90 (originally $239)

    24. A 21-inch nylon Tumi carry-on that'll make doing the awkward walk past first class a little less annoying.

    Price: $355.90 (originally $545, available in pink and gray)

    25. A gorgeous oversized Trina Turk wool-blend coat so you can have a gorgeous pop of color when the weather turns from summer to shit.

    Price: $384.90 (originally $575, available in sizes 2-14)

    26. A pair of 53mm polarized Ray-Ban round sunglasses, because what better way to protect your eyes than with a super-cute pair of sunnies — especially if they're on sale?

    Price: $135.90 (originally $203, available in black and silver)

    27. And a pair of ultra-comfy, faux-shearling lined Botkier booties you'll probably live in all fall and winter long — they might as well call you the little old lady who lived in her shoes.

    Promising review: "These are amazing booties! Very soft leather, very stylish, and also durable. It is a little narrow for my feet but I still liked them very much and the leather is so soft they will break in. I bought them when they were on the sale — so very good price as well." —NN42

    Price: $164.90 (originally $247.95, available in sizes 5.5-11 and in black and brown)

    Me when I shop the Nordstrom Anniversary sale.

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    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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