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By now you are probably fully aware that the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2019 Early Access starts online today, July 11th for members with Icon or Ambassador status.
Word on the street is that many of the bestsellers below are already sold out at select Nordstrom stores. If you want something, get it online before it sells out too. And keep reading for an insider tip on how to shop Early Access without being a Nordstrom cardholder.
The 2019 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale includes thousands of new items at a highly discounted price before they are marked up on August 5th.
You’ll find killer deals like this bestselling Zella High Waist leggings marked up to 33% off. And this BP. V-neck tee, also a bestseller from last year last year for $11. Today, I am sharing the best deals, bestsellers and must-haves to get your hands on asap.
Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2019: Quick Links
Plus two insider tips on how to shop the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale WITHOUT a Nordstrom credit/debit card (verified last year).
During the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2019 Early Access kicking off today, you’ll discover casual, workwear, and winter essentials to versatile shoes, lingerie, beauty exclusives, and pieces you can wear now and later.
Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Top Brands
Approach the sale with a plan (and list of items you need in your closet. And keep the following NSALE priority brands in mind:
It makes total sense to dedicate this post to the key brands offering the best deals during the 2019 Anniversary Sale.
What to Buy from the 2019 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale
With access to thousands of items at highly discounted price, the sale can be overwhelming. I hope this visual guide of the best and most-affordable items seen in the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale early access helps you with your decision.
Unlike most fashionistas/shopaholics, I get exhausted after two hours of in-store shopping. But online shopping in my jam! And there’s no better time to exercise this prowess than during the NSALE.
Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018 Early Access Best-Sellers and Must-Haves
Here’s a roundup of the bestsellers and must-haves from this year’s Nordstrom Anniversary Sale. Most of these items are under $100! and many of these limited time savings are up to 40% off right now.
Please click on image for more details and to see current sale price and after sale price.
COATS / JACKETS
Pretty much all of these dresses come in several colors and patterns. Pictured here in black for easier comparison.
TOPS & BLOUSES
Some of the best deals can be found in this category. Most of these tops and blouses are available in several colors and patterns.
LEGGINGS & SKIRTS
“I have too many shoes” said no girl ever. The shoes and boots selection from the sale this year is outstanding. Boots are separated below for your convenience.
HANDBAGS & ACCESSORIES
Purses are on the pricier side but that comes as no surprise. These are highly discounted premium brands that will cost significantly more after the sale.
LINGERIE & SLEEPWEAR
I’ll do a try-on session for you once my online order arrives. Although I’m on a budget, I have quite a few of these bestsellers on my wishlist.
NOTE: Some of the items that flew off the racks last year have been redesigned and reintroduced this season. These include these UGG loafers, this Barefoot Dreams cardigan, this Stuart Weitzman OTK boot, these AG skinny jeans and more.
Definitely thankful for Nordstrom’s hassle-free shipping and return policy that allows me to try items I want and return pieces I don’t love without a shipping/restocking fee. This is a fashionista’s dream (and saved me a lot of money when I lived in Alaska)!
2019 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Dates
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How to Shop Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2019 Early Access WITHOUT a Nordstrom Card
You have two options to shop the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2018 Early Access deals without a Nordstrom credit card.
OPTION 1: SHOP THE SALE THROUGH FAMILY
Do you know someone who has a Nordstrom card? Ask the person to allow you use their account to shop. The card is the key that allows you to access the sale. But once you get to the checkout page, you can swap their Nordstrom card for your credit card. It’s that easy!
OPTION 2: USE THIS INSIDER CODE
This option allows you to shop the Anniversary Sale without a credit card and without a middleman. It however involves a little more steps. And as of the time of writing this post, this process worked. Here’s how it works:
- Step 1: Create an account if you don’t already have one.
- Step 2: Click on “Anniversary Sale Early Access” on the top left navigation bar. Then click on a category (like “clothing“)
- Step 3: You’ll see a yellow notification that says, “You’re sneaking a peek at Early Access”. Click on a product you’re interested in.
- Step 4: On the product page right below the size and color information, click on “Confirm Card to Add to Bag”
- Step 5: Enter the following details then click “Confirm & Shop Now” to shop the sale.
Last 4 digits of your Nordstrom Card: 3012
Last Name: NORDPRD
Billing Zip Code: 80111
You might be asked to login again before you check out. Simply enter your Nordstrom login information. The above gives you permission to shop the sale. I actually learned about this insider tip from Jess of WhatJessWore.
Last year, I was able to access the sale page, add an item to my cart and make it to the checkout page without any problems. As a disclosure, I used my Nordstrom card to shop the 2018 sale. And plan to do the same thing this year.
You are welcome to try either of these two options to shop the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2019 Early Access without a Nordstrom card. Or wait until July 19th at 12:30 PM EST to shop once the sale officially opens to the public (public access).
Relevant Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Blog Posts
- Exclusive Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Catalog 2019
- 100+ New Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2019 Preview Items
- Definitive Guide to Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2019
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