One of the hottest sales of the season is finally here.
Each July and August, this designer department store hosts its biggest sales event of the year: the legendary Anniversary Sale. And Nordstrom credit card holders get early access.
Don’t have a credit card? No sweat — there’s still time to sign up and reap the benefits.
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Early access starts 12th June, shop the full sale starting June 19th
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When is Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale?
The sale officially kicks off on Friday, July 19th and runs through Sunday, August 4th. But Nordstrom cardholders get to shop a week early, starting Friday, July 12th at 12:30 p.m. ET. This early-bird access is a huge perk, given the fact that hot items tend to sell out quickly — and once they’re gone, they’re gone!
Nordy Club — Nordstrom’s loyalty rewards program — Ambassadors and Icons get even earlier access to the sale, with exclusive in-store presale deals on July 9th and 10th and online presales on the 11th.
Glam-up days run from July 19th through August 4th. Find exclusive savings on beauty products, free samples and free gifts with a purchase.
How do I become a Nordy Ambassador or Icon?
Reach Nordy Ambassador status by spending at least $5,000 per year at Nordstrom locations. Unlock Nordy Icon status by spending at least $15,000 annually using your Nordstrom credit card.
How do I shop the Nordstrom sale?
You can shop the Nordstrom sale in stores or online, but count on hectic stores during the event. You’ll likely have the best shopping experience online, especially with free shipping on every order for both Nordy Club members and non-members.
You also have the option of buying online and picking up your order at your local store — just in case you don’t want your prized pieces to sit outside while you’re not home.
Only Nordstrom credit card holders get early access to the sale — not Nordy Club members. If you’re not a cardholder yet, there’s still time to apply to take advantage of a full week of early shopping. And if you apply before July 10th, you’ll get a $60 bonus note.
On top of early access to the Anniversary Sale, Nordstrom cardholders enjoy year-round perks like:
- Nordy Club Insider Status
- Earn three rewards points for every dollar you spend
- No annual fees
What kind of deals to expect
Just about everything will be marked down for this super exciting sale, including the summer’s hottest styles, new fall arrivals and top designer brands like Tom Ford, La Mer, Rag & Bone and Nike.
Just a few fall favorites that’ll be seriously marked down for the Anniversary Sale include:
- $40 off Sperry boots
- $130 off Vince sweaters
- $190 off Poppy Finch choker
- $43 off Madewell denim
- $900+ off Bone Levy diamond rings
Ways to save even more
Maximize your Nordstrom savings with these quick shopping tips:
- Take advantage of free returns. Nordstrom offers free returns, including on Anniversary Sale items. If you’re on the fence about an item, snag it while you can and send it back later for free if it doesn’t work out.
- Shop women’s first. The women’s section historically sells out much more quickly than men’s and kids’. So grab your ladies garb before it’s gone, then head to other departments.
- Tackle holiday shopping early. A sale like this doesn’t happen often, so start thinking about your Christmas shopping list and see what you can tick off at a very merry price.
- Don’t forget to check the regular sale section. Nordstrom always has deep discounts on select items, especially last season’s merch. Since the Anniversary Sale is largely centered on new items, you could find comparable or even better deals by shopping the store’s sale page.
- Grab a coupon. Browse our top Nordstrom coupons and deals to save even more!
Our top sale picks
Perfect Henley Tunic
This drapey tunic pairs perfectly with jeans or leggings and comes in three neutral colors. It’s currently marked down by 40%, so scoop it up while it lasts.Shop now
Chelsea Tiered Ruffle Maxi Dress
Florals are a featured fall style in the Anniversary Sale. Get a head start with this multi-tiered ruffle maxi dress, perfect for transition weather.Shop now
Watson Lane Lucie Crossbody by Kate Spade
Add a bright pop of color to your summer or fall look with this crossbody bag, constructed of durable nylon with chic leather trim.Shop now
Don’t miss out on one of the biggest sales events in fashion. And for early access to deals and exclusive year-round benefits, apply for a Nordstrom credit card before July 10th.