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The 20 Best Shoes to Buy During the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

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The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is in full swing and though we’ve already stocked up on all the best deals for facial devices and home decor, we’re just getting started on their wide selection of shoes. Whether you’re searching for chic boots for fall or comfy sneakers for an upcoming vacation, the mega retailer has you covered. To cut down on your scrolling time, we found the 20 best shoes to buy during the sale.

I'm a Fashion Editor & These Are My 23 Must-Haves from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale


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1. Caslon Miller Chelsea Boot

These Caslon Miller booties are a PureWow favorite (loved by readers and editors alike) and we can definitely see the appeal. The Chelsea boot features a lug sole, padded insoles and a ¾-inch platform heel to rock all day without tiring out your feet. The pair is also water-resistant and comes in five shades to match any outfit.

Size Range: 4 to 13

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2. Veronica Beard Gauley Slide Sandal

Pair your chic wedding guest dress with these Veronica Beard heels. Decked out in textured suede and leather, they're available in four different colors: black, sand, eclipse and raspberry. And with its three-inch block heel, you can dance the night away.

Size Range: 5 to 12

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3. Circus By Sam Edelman Savanna Sandal

The intertwined straps, flared heel and bold color selection (it comes in neon green and orange) make these sandals a solid pick for your next summer shindig.

Size Range: 5 to 11

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4. Steve Madden Elie Block Heel Bootie

You can skip scouring the internet for fall boots because we found your next pair. These Steven Madden booties give major retro vibes, right down to their leather lining and thick platform heel.

Size Range: 5 to 11

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Nordstrom

5. Stuart Weitzman City Stitch Over The Knee Boot

There’s nothing quite like an over-the-knee boot—and this pair is especially stylish and comfy. The lug sole and stretchy back panel make them easy to slip on and off. Plus, the two dark leather shade options add flair to any attire.

Size Range: 4 to 12

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6. Steve Madden Fleur Pointed Toe Mule

Mules will never go out of style and these pointed-toe numbers with chain details give the classic shoe a modern touch. We adore all six colors, but we recommend them in black to start.

Size Ranges: 5 to 7.5

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7. Fitflop Eloise Platform Espadrille Slide

These chunky slides were a huge hit in the ‘90s and we’re still rocking them today. Cool factor aside, they have a super comfortable fit and are friendly on wider feet. See, these babies are crafted with Microwobbleboard technology, a cushioned textile that make them easier to walk in all day.

Size Range: 5 to 10

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8. Sam Edelman Uma Knee High Boot

These knockout knee-highs from Sam Edelman feature buttery leather and a pointed toe to give them a sleek look that will definitely turn heads. The two-inch heel makes them more walkable.

Size Range: 6 to 11

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9. Adidas Supernova Running Shoe

With over 600 five-star reviews, these sneakers are every runner’s dream. They’re designed with special foam technology for flexible comfort and offer upper ventilation and support as you run—regardless of the speed or distance.

Size Range: 5 to 10.5

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10. Hunter Original Play Rain Boot

These Hunter boots will keep your feet snug and dry in rainy weather. The speckled platform also provides a splash of color and a bit of height, which comes in handy when you come across larger puddles in town.

Size Range: 5 to 11

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11. Ugg Genuine Shearling Slipper

These suede slippers are crafted from a wool-rich blend that feels like genuine shearling (read: they’re extremely plush and cozy on your feet). They also have rubber soles, so you can wear them outside the house.

Size Range: 5 to 12


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12. Naturalizer Dylan Lug Loafer

These loafers come in sleek options (i.e. black, satin pearl and English tea leather) and are crafted with Contour+ technology to keep them comfortable all day long.

Size Range: 5 to 11

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13. Timberland Euro Waterproof Hiker Boot

A hiking trip requires a sturdy pair of boots. Customers enjoy the waterproof lining on these because they keep feet dry in any climate, as well as the cushioned soles for trekking through longer trails. The retro style and pops of color take them from purely functional to fashionable.

Size Range: 6 to 10

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Nordstrom

14. Franco Sarto Pisa Square Toe Bootie

Need an everyday boot? This square-toe style will complement any outfit and they come in four colors to rock all season long. Also, check out that cylindrical heel.

Size Range: 5 to 11

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15. Sperry Saltwater Duck Boot

These duck boots were made for rainy days. The wool shaft keeps your feet dry, while the microfleece lining offers warmth. And let’s not forget about the lugged sole, which prevents you from slipping and falling as you skip across big puddles.

Size Range: 5 to 12

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16. Chinese Laundry Theresa Platform Sandal

Whether you go for the black faux leather or the suede nude, these platforms are a smart choice for dressier occasions. The four-inch block heel is buffered by the wraparound ankle strap and cushioned footbed.

Size Range: 5 to 11

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17. 27 Edit Naturalizer Katrese Platform Mule

Clogs are in and we’re snatching up this two-toned pair that's crafted with premium leather and Contour+ tech for a chic, cushioned fit.

Size Range: 5 to 11

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18. The North Face Thermoball Progressive Zip Bootie

Live in colder climate? These booties are designed with ThermoBall Eco insulation and water-resistant material to keep your feet warm and snug.

Size Range: 5 to 11

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19. Børn Iwa Sandal

Here’s your sign to book that last-minute vacation (and drop these sandals into your suitcase while you’re at it). The wide straps secure your feet and the cushioned insoles offer arch support. Plus, they come in 10 shades to match every vacay fit.

Size Range: 6 to 11

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Nordstrom

20. Nike Free Rn 5.0 Running Shoe

These bad boys are super lightweight and adjustable, making them the ideal shoes for your morning runs. They’re designed with a flexible sole to mimic your movements and shock-absorbent cushioning to match your intensity.

Size Range: 5 to 12


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