The Nordstrom Anniversary sale is loaded with fabulous jackets and coats, many up to 40% off. From timeless trench coats, hip moto jackets and bombers, on-trend shirt jackets and cozy quilted styles, there is a jacket for everyone, no matter your style or budget. All will be perfect come fall, and many can be worn on a rainy or chilly summer day or evening. Since a jacket can instantly transform any basic outfit into a fashionable, chic look, now is a great time to consider adding one to your closet. Read on for my top selections.
Trench and Rain Coats
I saw this at my local Nordstrom store and immediately tried it on and bought it. Single breasted coats are a great option for us petite BA50’s as they don’t overwhelm our frames. Very soft, flattering neutral colored trench that is water repellent with a removable hood. Also in green.
This anything-but-boring rain jacket from Via Spiga with trend-right balloon sleeves and a lustrous finish packs up into its own pouch when the sun comes out. Also in blush.
Dressed up or down, this Sam Edelman trench coat conveys impeccable style. This one features a water-repellent finish and a removable hood that’s very handy for downpours.
Protect yourself from light rain without compromising on style in this long anorak jacket trimmed with a host of adjustable straps for a flattering, customized fit. In navy camo. Size up for best fit.
Moto and Bomber Jackets
A classic moto jacket from ALLSAINTS with lots of hardware shows a softer side in smooth lambskin leather with tassels accenting the zip pulls. Size up for best fit. Also in burgundy and selling fast.
With edgy moto details and a velvety faux-suede construction, this drape-front jacket from Kut from the Kloth is a versatile layer for your cool closet. Also in two other colors.
Rock a classically cool look with this buttery-soft leather moto jacket from ALLSAINTS featuring silvertone hardware and a buckle belt to adjust the fit. Also in sage green and black and will sell out.
Block the cold and accept the compliments in this faux-leather bomber jacket featuring a removable knit drawstring hood for styling versatility. I tried this on and really liked it. Also in black.
A chunky belt and rugged suede turn up the swagger of a luscious moto jacket you’ll reach for on the regular. From Blank NYC and also available in light grey. In regular and plus sizing.
A standard-issue shirt-jacket from Rails brings a starry salute in this weekend-duty option made from a soft blend of sustainable Tencel® lyocell and lightweight linen. Ideal if you run hot (like me) and would prefer thinner-weight shackets.
A nip in the air is no match for the just-right warmth of this flannel shirt-jacket from Thread and Supply with a soft jersey lining and chore-ready pockets. Available in two solids and two prints. Budget-friendly too.
Strategic distressing lends edge to this utilitarian-style shirt-jacket from Free People available in army green and in faded black.
From Avec Les Filles, always popular with bloggers. Invite star gazing in this brushed fleece shirt-jacket styled with roomy pockets, dropped shoulders and an unlined, double-face construction.
Sleek diamond quilting brings plush comfort and warmth to a longline bomber jacket perfect for wearing on your way to and from the gym. From Zella and also in black.
Quilted and faux-fur panels elevate this roomy mixed-media jacket that’s ready to take on cooler days with cozy stand collar. From Bernado.
Puffed diamond-shaped quilting brings warmth to this longline coat topped with a protective drawstring hood. From Treasure and Bond and available in plus and regular sizing. Size down for best fit.