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Nordstrom Anniversary Sale 2017 – Jackets and Coats

I’m a sucker for coats and jackets, and the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is a good time to shop for one. (It’s also a great time for shoes — I had a few picks in part 1 of my Anniversary Sale roundup.)

How cute is this plaid number full of fall vibes?

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Halogen Plaid Topper, $112.90 (regularly $169), also comes in petite

This one below looks super cozy. Both the plaid one and the asymmetrical one are by Halogen, a Nordstrom brand. I love Halogen not only for the style, but because most of their clothing comes in petite versions too. Getting coat sleeves hemmed is not a cheap proposition, so I am grateful for that.

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Halogen Asymmetrical Zip Boiled Wool Coat, $129 (regularly $199). Comes in petite

If you’re looking for a leather jacket, there are so many options, both faux and real. Here’s one by Halogen. I was excited to see this because I knew from prior years that the leather they use is superbly soft. This one was no exception. Love the thin and soft leather.

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Halogen Leather Moto Jacket, $229.90 (regularly $349), black or cognac, also comes in petite

Unfortunately, the cut was too boxy on me. I’m wearing a Petite XS here. (I’m a dress size 4 for reference.)

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This one by Trouve looked better on me, and the leather was even thinner and softer. For a leather jacket, it’s pretty lightweight.

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Trouve Raw Edge Leather Jacket, $199.90, (regularly $299)

The sleeves are combination leather and fabric, which means it’s a snug fit in the arms. It also comes in a cognac color which  I’m modeling it below in XS. The brown color lends it a ’70s vibe. Even though this is regular sizing, the sleeve length worked well on petite me; I think that’s because the leather is so thin and I could scrunch it up at the elbows. I ended up taking this one home in black.leatherjacket-trouve-model1

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Another Trouve leather jacket. Hard to tell from this photo, but there’s fringe all along the arm and across the back. If you’re looking for a dramatic look, this is it.

Trouve Fringe Moto Leather Jacket, $219.90 (regularly $329)

Topshop had some real leather jackets, but I didn’t even try them on because they’re quite thick and heavy. I also knew from experience that this brand is too long for my petite limbs. With the zippers on the sleeves, this would probably be impossible to alter.

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Topshop Rosemary Leather Biker Jacket, $249.90, (regularly $349)
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Topshop Moon Suede Biker Jacket, $219.90 (regularly $370)

Lots of faux leather moto versions from BLANKNYC. I thought the “leather” on this one felt kinda cheap. I do like the gold hardware instead of silver though. Gives it a luxe look. There’s also a metallic version which seems more cropped in the body.

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BLANKNYC Life Changer Moto Jacket, $64.90 (regularly $98). Also comes in an olive green color.

This one is an unexpected combo of boho and tough biker.

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BLANKNYC Embroidered Faux Leather Moto Jacket, $119.90 (regularly 168)

There’s a faux suede version in a blush pink which I didn’t see in person, but it’s the same price point as the faux leather. BLANKNYC also makes a real suede one that comes in three colors.

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BLANKNYC Suede Moto Jacket, $125.90 (regularly $188)

 

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Comes in red too! And silver.

There’s still more that I didn’t see:

Levi’s Faux Leather Moto Jacket ($89.90, regularly $150)
Treasure & Bond Leather Moto Jacket   ($219.90 regularly $329)

CHELSEA28 Print Faux Leather Jacket ($132.90, regularly $199)

Leith Suede Moto Jacket, in a light nuetral color ($198.90, regularly $298)

Via Spiga Mixed Media Leather Moto Jacket ($249.90, regularly $398) Comes in petite, and is bomber-esque because it was a band at the bottom.

Anyhow, if you’re in the market for a jacket or coat, I recommend you check this sale out. Early access for card holders is now through July 20th. The sale opens for everyone else July 21 and ends August 6th. Happy shopping!

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