last sunday, my dil and i headed to Atlanta for a mini-girls getaway. let me tell you; we had fun with a capital F. sunday evening; one of my kiddos and his significant other joined us for cocktails at opens in a new windowLe Colonial. what a beautiful restaurant that took me right back to my Vietnam Days. it was part elegant, part exotic with seamless service and top-notch food. i highly recommend going. monday morning, kelly and i packed our bags and made our way to Nordstrom and the famed Anniversary Sale. the two of us made this same trek two years ago and found this year’s in-store sale disappointing. the store selection was slim, and finding our sizes proved to be a challenge. but i’m happy to share Nordstrom Dressing Room Diaries 2021.
but guess what? we still managed to put a dent in our credit cards. kelly introduced me to a new candle brand called opens in a new windowBoy Smells. don’t you just love that name? it’s just as cute as opens in a new window Sweaty Betty. and i convinced her to snag a opens in a new windowNuFace Facial Toner. kelly thought i should totally splurge on a pair of opens in a new windowGucci sunglasses, especially since i’d saved my Nordy Notes to offset the price. don’t you just love shopping with gal pals? they always give the best advice! don’t forget to stop by kelly’s blog opens in a new windowDjalali Cooks. if you want delicious recipes, this site has it all.
Nordstrom Dressing Room Diaries 2021
the first outfit is a Frame opens in a new windowsatin blouse paired with Frame opens in a new windowle sylvie crop straight denim. during the Anniversary Sale, i like to shop for the luxury brands i love, like opens in a new windowFrame. i highly recommend their opens in a new window denim which feels like butter. kelly is wearing AG opens in a new windowex-boyfriend slim denim.
love, love, love my new opens in a new windowsquare sunglasses!
what’s up with the dressing room mirror? hopefully, you can see the Eileen Fisher ensemble. opens in a new windowcrop wool lantern pants and opens in a new windowfunnel neck sweater. kelly is wearing a gorgeous Frame opens in a new windowsleeveless pleated top and Frame denim.
i was on the fence with these opens in a new windowcropped lantern pants, but our sales associate encouraged me to try them on for size. kelly loved them on me. should i keep them? they’re growing on me. this is a prime example of why you have to try new things and step out of your style box from time to time. it’s what keeps you and your wardrobe modern, fresh and relevant.
a moto jacket or faux moto jacket always makes my top ten list of must-have wardrobe staples. this opens in a new window leather biker jacket is from opens in a new windowAll Saints and fits like a glove. size up if you want to wear a sweater underneath. affordable options opens in a new windowhere and opens in a new windowhere.
how adorable is this opens in a new windowjewel-encrusted sweatshirt? the denim is Rag and Bone opens in a new windowlow-rise slim boyfriend jeans.
a opens in a new windowsleeveless pima cotton dress from Vince.
this opens in a new windownotch collar merino wool cardigan is a dream to wear. and i mean a dream. it’s from opens in a new windowVince, one of my favorite designers. i think i want to be buried in it.
love this shade of green for fall; the opens in a new windowv-neck wool and cashmere sweater is from Vince, the denim from Frame.
look who else shopped the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale? it was lovely to meet tania from opens in a new window50 Is Not Old. she writes a opens in a new windowwonderful blog, so please stop by and say hello. tania was shopping with her sister, and the four of us had lunch together. what a treat! i can’t tell you how much kelly i enjoyed getting to know tania and lisa. these two ladies are treasures, that’s for certain. what fun to finally meet tania in person. we follow each other on social media and chat behind the scenes but live miles apart, so it’s truly a special treat to have our paths cross in person.
all right, gang, that’s a wrap of Nordstrom Dressing Room Diaries 2021. slim pickings, that’s for sure, and many items i wanted to order today are sold out. i will re-group and share a few new picks with you tomorrow. here are a few of my favorite beauty products on sale.
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it’s Wednesday, time to go put a smile on someone’s face, including yours.