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The epic Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is undoubtedly one of the biggest business events of the year, especially for fashion lovers. The mega event offers Nordstrom aficionados the chance to save on everything from clothes to makeup from some of the department store’s most popular brands.
The anniversary sale will be officially open to the public on July 28 at 3 a.m. EST / 12 p.m. PST and will run through August 8. Nordstrom cardholders in the US have gained early access to the sale while Canadian cardholders can currently preview the sale and start building their wishlists. Starting July 25, Canadian cardholders can shop the sale before the general public, getting the first few hits on their most coveted items.
Even as we enter the peak of summer, the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is the perfect opportunity to shop and save on wardrobe essentials all year round, including the Thread & Supply Shirt Jacket. (store in United States here, shop in Canada here). The “shacket” (jacket-shirt) is one of the biggest fall fashion trends and one of Nordstrom’s most sought-after items leading up to the anniversary sale.
BUY: Nordstrom, US $ 32 (originally US $ 49)
BUY: Nordstrom Canada, C $ 32 (originally C $ 64)
The flannel shirt jacket is a great outerwear for fall that can be thrown over jeans and a t-shirt for a casual look that is always put together and on-trend.
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The 100% polyester jacket has a soft jersey lining and a button front closure. Although it is machine washable, it must be hung up to dry.
What people say
Thread & Supply’s versatile piece won a 4.4-star review from Nordstrom buyers, who called it a “cozy” look for fall and a budget piece that offers major style points.
“These jackets are fabulous and look a lot more expensive than they get, plus they’re soft, comfortable and trendy,” wrote one buyer. “I bought one at the end of the season earlier this year, and bought two more at the anniversary sale this year; I know I’m going to get a ton of wear out of it. They are really very big; I’m 5’5 “, 135, and generally a small one, and the XS is still super oversized, but in a good way.”
“There’s a ton of it now, but this one is the best I’ve seen. Its price is right, very well made, and a good length and fit. I grabbed the black plaid tan on it. first day of the anniversary Sale and I am delighted! ” another wrote. “It’s soft and has a lining, so it’ll be perfect for a freezing Seattle fall weather.”
While there are mostly positive reviews, some shoppers have warned that the boxy fit might not appeal, while others said their jacket “throws” on them while wearing it.
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“Square shape, warm and comfortable,” wrote a Nordstrom customer. “Style-wise, it’s not that cute on me, but as a cool-weather practical piece at a great price, I could keep it.”
If you’re looking to jump on the shirt jacket trend without breaking the bank, this cute and versatile jacket could be for you. However, if you are unsure about the oversized look, it may be best to try this piece on in person before purchasing. Nordstrom processes refunds on a case-by-case basis (including online purchases) with proof of purchase, if you choose to make exchanges and returns.