10 must-have buys from Nordstrom's sale on summer dresses

Elizabeth Di Filippo
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Nordstrom is offering 40% off summer dresses until Sept. 29. Images via Nordstrom.
Nordstrom is offering 40% off summer dresses until Sept. 29. Images via Nordstrom.

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By now, most Nordstrom shoppers know that the retailers sale section is a treasure trove of fashion finds for less. From coats and shoes to denim and activewear, Nordstrom offers thousands of marked down items that can have you looking and feeling like a million bucks - while keeping some extra money in your pocket.

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But what many people might not know is that for a limited time only, Nordstrom is offering up to 40% off summer dresses. From today until Sept. 29, you can shop and save on looks from some of the retailer’s most popular brands, including Leith and All In Favor.

We’ve gathered some of our favourite looks from Nordstrom’s latest sale on dresses we think would make a welcomed addition to any wardrobe, whether you’re wearing them during the last fleeting warm days of summer or layered over a long-sleeved tee or under a blazer for fall. But hurry — sizes are selling fast!

All In Favor Surplice Mini Dress

Surplice Minidress ALL IN FAVOR. Image via Nordstrom.
Surplice Minidress ALL IN FAVOR. Image via Nordstrom.

This 3/4 puff sleeved dress features a cross-front bodice and flirty, swingy skirt. Available in three colours.

SHOP IT: Nordstrom, $30 (Originally $49)

MinkPink Verity Sleeveless Strappy Frill Dress

Verity Sleeveless Strappy Frill Dress- MINKPINK. Image via Nordstrom.
Verity Sleeveless Strappy Frill Dress- MINKPINK. Image via Nordstrom.

This tiered ruffled dress is the ultimate go-to look for a romantic date-night. Available in two colours.

SHOP IT: $65 (originally $109)

Socialite Flutter Sleeve Surplice Minidress

Flutter Sleeve Surplice Minidress- SOCIALITE. Image via Nordstrom.
Flutter Sleeve Surplice Minidress- SOCIALITE. Image via Nordstrom.

We love the delicate look of this flutter sleeve dress, perfect for dancing the night away. Available in two colours.

SHOP IT: $35 (originally $59)

Row A Notch Neck Sundress

Notch Neck Sundress- ROW A
Notch Neck Sundress- ROW A

The ultimate A-line summer go-to, this partially lined look features adjustable straps and a delicate floral print. Available in two colours.

SHOP IT: $35 (originally $59)

Lira Clothing Lira Hadley Floral Maxi Wrap Dress

Lira Hadley Floral Maxi Wrap Dress- LIRA CLOTHING.
Lira Hadley Floral Maxi Wrap Dress- LIRA CLOTHING.

This golden floral maxi features a delicate ruffled hem and self-tie closure at the waist. Available in two colours.

SHOP IT: $36 ($60)

Billabong Fall For Love Floral Print Minidress

Fall For Love Floral Print Minidress- BILLABONG. Image via Nordstrom.
Fall For Love Floral Print Minidress- BILLABONG. Image via Nordstrom.

This retro-inspired floral mini features one of 2020’s biggest trends: the puff sleeve.

SHOP IT: $39 (originally $66)

All In Favor Callie Ruffle Minidress

Callie Ruffle Minidress- ALL IN FAVOR. Image via Nordstrom.
Callie Ruffle Minidress- ALL IN FAVOR. Image via Nordstrom.

The perfect summer mini-dress that combines our two favourite things: ruffles and ruching. Available in four colours.

SHOP IT: $29 (originally $49)

Row A Sleeveless Embroidered Midi Dress

Sleeveless Embroidered Midi Dress-ROW A. Nordstrom.
Sleeveless Embroidered Midi Dress-ROW A. Nordstrom.

This classic white shift dress with delicate embroidery is perfect for bridal showers and laid back summer afternoons sipping sweet tea on the porch.

SHOP IT: $36 (originally $59)

Tinsel Ruffle Stretch Twill Sundress

Ruffle Stretch Twill Sundress-TINSEL. Image via Nordstrom.
Ruffle Stretch Twill Sundress-TINSEL. Image via Nordstrom.

This laid-back, zip-front dress features a removable belt and ruffled straps that add the perfect touch to this stretch-twill dress.

SHOP IT: $29 (originally $49)

Row A Floral Godet Hem Romper

Floral Godet Hem Romper- ROW A. Image via Nordstrom.
Floral Godet Hem Romper- ROW A. Image via Nordstrom.

If you’re a fan of rompers, you’ll love this playful floral look with surplice V-neck with button closure, waist-defining tie and ruffled shorts.

SHOP IT: $29 (originally $49)

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