Nordstrom Half-Yearly Sale

Did you get a chance to check out the Nordstrom Half-Yearly SALE yesterday?  You know I did! I spent most the day yesterday in my pajamas going through everything and posting lots of finds on my Facebook page!  It was a three cup of coffee kind of day! I’ll continue to post killer deals and fab finds on FB, so come on over and if you like what I share, give my page a LIKE! ?  Thank you so much!

So many things I already have in my closet are marked waaay down, so I’m able to share those things with you on a real (short, 5’1, 105) person!  I put fit tips and the size I’m wearing for reference in purple italics so it’s easy to spot!

Ribbed Racerback Tank $19, $11 XS | Crop Chinos 00P | Wedges 
My favorite racerback tank comes in 9 colors and also stripes for under $12!  Say What?!?! I need to stock up!

Ribbed Racerback Tank $19, $11 XS Ankle Tie Pants XS Sandals | Bag | Gold Bar Necklace Lips – Talk to Me Matte with Gloss – Tickled Pink


Lush Side Slit Tank $34, $20 XS Lush Perfect Roll Tab Sleeve Tunic XS $42, $27 | Printed Skort (also in black and light pink) | Black Strappy Heels
I couldn’t decide between the tunic or tank for our movie date, but ended up going with the tunic in case it was chilly.  Both are on super sale!

Stripe Off Shoulder Top XS $35, $20 | Black Crop Skinny Jeans 24 $59 | Black Strappy Heels
This striped off shoulder top is soft with a bit of a bell sleeve.  Was a fun date night look!

Halogen Off Shoulder Peplum Top $59, $35 Jeans (25) | Heels | Jeans (25)
I wanted to love this top because I’m crazy over the seercucker pattern and cold shoulder with ruffles but it was way too big in the middle even in XSP.  Maybe XXSP would be better, but bottom line is size down.  In this second picture I’m holding it in at the waist to give you an idea of how it would look if I would’ve gotten it altered.

Pleat Peplum Tank $39, $23 | Boyfriend Jeans 0P $89, $53

New mom uniform on repeat lately! ? Comfy and cute for chasing after my sweet photo ?! These boyfriend jeans are a refreshing change from my beloved skinny jeans and barely over $50! They run TTS and come in regular and petite. And this pleat peplum tank is ?!! Will look great with white jeans and shorts too!
Bobeau Ruffle Detail Top $42, $25 (also in grey and black)

I’m adoring all the ruffles right now.  The little bit on the shoulder here is sweet, but not too girlie. It comes in grey (what I always gravitate towards), but this color is beautiful.
Halogen 3/4 Sleeve Cardigan $46, $27 (8 colors/patterns) | Jean Shorts (24, size down)
This cardi is a must-have at the office for chilly AC or for when you need to dress up your tank or tee.  It’s meant to be worn open.

Skinny Jeans (under $60) | Boatneck Tee $26, $15 XSP TOMS Stella Wedge $78.95, $59.21
Bracelets | Necklace
My fave 3/4 boatneck top is only $15! I love it so much I have it in 3 colors, but the other colors, especially the pinks, are on my list. I wear XSP.
Lace Trim Sleeveless Ruffle Blouse $49, $29
I just ordered this in the ‘olive brown’ but haven’t had a chance to wear it yet.  I like that it’s a bit dressier than a stretchy cotton tank.
Gibson Open Shoulder Fleece Top $49, $29 (runs big, size down)
This super soft fleece material is just like the one I have below that I LOVE!!  This style is cute with the shoulder cut out!  A good way to dip your toe into the ‘cold shoulder’ pond if you’ve been timid about trying it!
Gibson Cozy Fleece Peplum Top $49, $29
Chelsea28 Ruffle Tank (3 colors) $59, 29
Just darling!

I love this style top and wear it often around the house because I get chilly.  They call it the ‘old school’ thermal tee, but exposed seams/hem and ultrafine stripes give it an updated look.

Halogen Eyelet Bell Sleeve Top $69, $41 XSP
How fun is this top?!  It comes in navy also, so I want one of each!

Bell Sleeve Top XSP | J Crew Lookout High Waist Crop Jeans (24)

I’ve had this tank for awhile and the little v-strap detail is fun and of course, I love the stripes.  It comes in a few colors and fits TTS.  For a girls’ brunch I wore this tank with my favorite white distressed jeans and wedges, but changed into shorts when we got home.  It’s kind of hard to tell in the pic, but the shorts are high-waisted, so nice for keeping you all tucked in.  And I like the sliced distressing on this shorts.  They’ll be a favorite all summer long!


JOA Eyelet Ruffle Sleeve Top $69, $41.40
This top is super sweet!  I love it with jeans and think it would be really pretty paired with a skirt.
Eliza J One Shoulder Dress  2P  $148, $88
The dress I wore to my brother’s wedding is also restocked and 40% off.  The asymmetric top and embellished bling at the shoulder made this crushed taffeta dress feel younger than it otherwise might have.  It was comfortable all night long and I was able to wear my favorite strapless bra with it!  I did get the hem taken up a little because I’m so short (5’1).

Eliza J Maxi 0P $158, $94
This dress is on sale in the same style, but two different, gorgeous patterns.  I love that I didn’t have to get it altered when wearing it with heels.
Maxi Dress (other colors) XS $52, $38
I’ve had this maxi for ages and it’s always a hit and I get tons of compliments when I wear it. It runs true to size and with my wedge heels I didn’t have to get it altered!
I have the older version of these sandals and they are so comfy and you can wear them with anything.  I especially like them with shorts when you still want to be casual, but want a little height and the look of an elongated leg.

Y’all saw me wearing my Yosi Samra ballet flats yesterday, and these pairs are both on sale!Yosi Samra Ballet Flat $85, $51 (navy and black)

Yosi Samra Ballet Flat $85, $51 (two-toned)
Love Ballet Flats $89, 53
These are so cute too, by Ellen!
Hinge Taryn Wedge Sandal $89, $53
These fun wedges are nice because they’re not too chunky, but more on the delicate side.  Really pretty!

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Sole Society Romy Bootie $89, $53
Had to include this one because I wore mine so much last fall!  They’re a nice low profile that I appreciated and the heel wasn’t too high to be comfortable for lots of walking.  They are cute with jeans, boho dresses and shorts.
Vince Camuto Koral Open Toe Bootie $149, $74
50% off, say what?!?!?  I have these in black and tan and they are amazing.  The little v-cut in the front is very flattering and the peep toe and open heel make them more Spring/Summer friendly.  You can wear suede in summer!
Vince Camuto Mindie Ghillie $129, $77
I have the older version of this tie-heel too and love them!  They kind of look ‘naked’ on your leg, so definitely good with skirts and dresses!
If you find yourself wishing you had a good pair of rainboots, these Hunters are way marked down.  I wear mine all the time!  In fact, just last Monday!
And I can’t forget the bags!
So gorgeous and it also comes in other colors.  Rebecca Minkoff bags are so well made. They’ve come to be one of my favorites over the years and they hold up so well and stay stylish long after they’re sold out.
Both of these crossbody bags are stunning in person and the blue is such a fun pop of color! I have each of these styles in other colors and they are both gorgeous!


Phew!  That was a lot! I need a drink! And a nap! I was up late putting this together so I hope there’s not typos and everything makes sense! So tell me, what are you scoring during this sale?! 

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  1. May 28, 2017 / 2:41 am

    I really enjoy these round-ups despite the fact that a lot of your choices aren’t ideal for me since I’m in the UK (shipping costs on even sale bargains are clearly very much in the ‘yikes’ category!) and am an utterly different size since I’m just over 6′! I know that several of your fellow bloggers also do a similar fashion ‘dressing room diaries’ (Hi Sugerplum, Hanging with the Hewitts {another HWH!}) thing – would you happen to know of any that do the same thing for the tall ones amongst us?

    • June 6, 2017 / 1:57 pm

      Hi Sally! I’m so sorry for just now writing you back! I was thinking my friend Sara’s blog would be perfect for you because she’s also tall! Here’s the link: I’d love to hear if that helps!

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