For me, the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale means back-to-school shopping time! My mom and I have fun every year going to the store and trying on all the new clothes for fall, then picking out my favorites for the start of school. This year I start 5th grade and that's Middle School at my school, so we have a dress code we need to follow. Shorts and skirts have to be a certain length and tops have to have a collar if they don't have a sleeve or a sleeve if there's no collar. I need basics like tees and jeans too, but they can't be distressed for school, which is a challenge as most denim is distressed right now! Plus, I ...Read more.
It's that time of year again... fall fashion on SALE in July.... the highly-anticipated Nordstrom Anniversary Sale! My daughter and I generally hit the first day of early access for Nordstrom cardholders and make a day of it, but this year she's at camp all week, so we'll be doing our annual mother-daughter back-to-school shopping trip this weekend. Naturally, I couldn't wait that long, and hit the store and website to shop and pre-scout for her as well. Who else's kids are at the age where it's become difficult to shop for them?? I'm running at a rate of being "right " with my choices for her about 50% of the time... ...Read more.