What to Shop from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

Well, the biggest sale season of the year is under way, and while most stores are putting all their summer stuff on sale, Nordstrom is having their once-a-year incredible Anniversary Sale.  It's a great place to not only get the last of the summer goods, but to get ahead of the game by shopping for fall.  It's in full swing and goes until August 8th.  Below I've picked my ten favorite bridal appropriate items from the sale.  Click over and shop away! 

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1. Bobbi Brown Blush Palette, perfect for all the close ups you'll be having. 

2. make your skin glisten with the Giorgio Armani make-up duo.

3. A cute little Kate Spade rose gold cuff complete with cheeky inscription. 

4. Black floral dress, the perfect fashion-forward piece to rock at a pre-wedding festivity.  

5. Look on point for your shower or rehearsal dinner in this black and white Yigal Azrouël sheath dress.

6. I love this statement ring that won't overpower your engagement ring.

7. This dainty bracelet is a timeless piece perfect to compliment any wedding gown. 

8. A beautifu stacking ring, because you can never have enough.

9. Every woman and bride should have a pair of classic, nude pumps.

10. finally, the statement making "something blue" pumps

Three Unexpected Places to Shop for Bridesmaid Dresses

You ever think you've looked at every single bridal shop out there, and you just can't seem to find the perfect bridesmaid dresses.  The amazing thing is, that these days you can look anywhere for your gal's gowns.  Seriously, from vintage to Forever 21!  Along with the new, no rules for weddings comes options, options and more options if you look beyond the bridal shop.  A few of my go-to places to look for clients are the three below.  

First on the list, Asos.  Asos is amazing for so many reasons!  Their selection is HUGE!  So big it's tough to see it all, luckily they have great search tools.  Asos is always on the front end of the trends.  They have a range of prices and great shipping policies!  


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Next up, Club Monaco.  I love their sophisticated silhouettes and clean lines.   Club Monaco styles are classic, yet fashionable.  Their prices are a little higher, but they have great sales and free shipping over $150.


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Last on today's list is BCBG.  For the bolder bridesmaid, BCBG offers trendy, sexy styles that really flatter a woman.  Like Club Monaco, BCBG has great sales and they also offer free shipping. 


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10 Bridal Accessories // Nordstrom

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is going on now for rewards members, and starts on Friday for everyone else.  You guys, you don't want to miss this sale!  It's one of the best of the season and Nordstrom has your back (and your ears and your feet) for all your bridal accessory needs, and wants.  They even have a super convenient Bridal section.  Hop on over and check it out!  Here are a few of my favorite picks.   

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10 Wedding Decor Items for Oh Happy Day Shop

It's a very happy day indeed, because one of our favorite DIY and party blogs, Oh Happy Day, just opened a fabulous and fun party decor shop.  I feel like a kid in a candy store looking at all the goodies Jordan has available, and, bonus, it's organized by both color and category!  Genius!   Here are a few of my favorite items I can picture as wedding decor.