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It might seem like the biggest contradiction to discuss fall outerwear when temps across the country are scorching, but when you think about it, it’s actually kind of sensible. Before you know it, blustery fall days will have you browsing your closet for something to keep you cozy, so the time to get that autumnal wardrobe ready is now. And what better way to get prepped and save some money doing so than shopping the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale?

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1. Nordstrom Women's Notch Collar Textured Coat

We know that dusty blue isn't necessarily considered part of the fall color pallette but it seriously should be. Something about the hazy color mixed with this coat's texture just screams walking through vibrant, crunchy leaves. And it's classic silhouette pairs well with your favorite pair of jeans and a white tee. Or if you're hoping for something with a bit more pop, this beauty comes in purple too.

Buy it ($170; $110)

Available is sizes XXS to XXL


2. Lauren Ralph Lauren Crest Patch Wool Blend Coat

This preppy coat gives us major back to school vibes, like a uniform for grown ups but so much chicer. We're loving the gold accents and its wool blend is guaranteed to keep you warm throughout fall's chilly months into winter's icy days.

Buy it ($290; $180)

Available in sizes 0 to 16


3. Avec Les Filles Plaid Shawl Collar Coat

Black and camel go hand in hand when it comes to fall color schemes. So we're totally obsessed with this shawl collar coat that is going to look so cute when you head to the pumpkin patch later on this year.

Buy it ($280; $150)

Available in XXS to XXL


4. Lauren Ralph Lauren Double Breasted Faux Shearling Coat

The rich cognac color of this double breasted coat meshed with (faux) shearling is straight out of our fall fashion dreams. This is going to work wonderfully as temperatures drop and its timeless design is going to be in style for many autumns to come.

Buy it ($240; $150)

Available in sizes XS to XXL


5. Nordstrom Boyfriend Flannel Blazer

If part of your fall plans involve heading back into your office, then you might need to get your work wardrobe up to snuff. A black blazer is a mainstay style staple that every working gal needs. So, if you find yourself in search of one we recommend this classic design from Nordstrom's own line. Even better, it's also available in tan and is a great piece for the switch from summer into fall. Plus, its soft flannel fabric is comfy enough to mimic the feel of your WFH sweatsuit you've been donning for the past year.

Buy it ($119; $70)

Available in sizes XXS to XXL


6. Open Edit Double breasted Tunic Blazer

Going out for brunch to drink apple cider mimosas with the girls? Pair this with lightwash denim, a form fitting tank and some heeled booties for an Insta-worthy fit. Heading to the office? Style with ankle-length black slacks and chunky loafers for a casual, yet put together look. Or are you running errands but still want to look cute? Biker shorts, a cropped tee and dad sneakers work fabulously for browsing the aisles at Trader Joes. Safe to say, we're in love with how versatile this silky number is.

Buy it ($70; $46)

Available in sizes XXS to XXL


7. Treasure & Bond Mixed Plaid Blazer Jacket

Remember what we said about dusty blue being a wonderful fall color? Mix that with plaid print and it's a match made in heaven. But what we love most of all is that when customers purchase from the Treasure & Bond brand, Nordstrom donates part of the sales to charity organizations working toward empowering youth. Supporting kids and looking incredible while doing so? That's a win in our book.

But it ($140; $93)

Available in XXS to XXL


8. Levi's Ex-Boyfriend Denim Trucker Jacket

The best thing to slip on when you're running over to Starbs to grab a pumpkin spice latte? A denim jacket. The weathered wash and slightly cropped design of this guy works so well for fall days that are on the warmer side and go just as great with skirts and shorts, as it does long pants.

Buy it ($98; $65)

Available in sizes XS to XL


9. AllSaints Balfern Leather Biker Jacket

Nothing makes an outfit more classically cool than a soft-as-butter, leather moto jacket. This design has all of the elements that make the piece so iconic, from the silver hardware to the zippered sleeves and pockets to the adjustable, belted hem. If black isn't really your vibe, this bad boy also comes in a smokey sage green and a crisp, clean white.

Buy it ($489; $326)

Available in sizes 00 to 10


10. Madewell High Pile Fleece Portland Jacket

10. If you're in love with the resurgence of old-school 70s style, this adorable jacket is the one for you. The piled fleece feels just like getting a hug from your favorite childhood teddy bear, making it the best—and snuggliest—jacket to cozy up with on chilly evenings.

Buy it ($150; $100)

Available in sizes XXS to 3X


11. Vince Faux Fur Trucker Jacket

This trucker-style jacket is not only going to help cut the icy chill of those nearly-winter autumn days, it's going to make you look darn cute while doing so. We award it five stars for its luxuriously soft faux fur and love it even more being a near 200 dollars off the original price. Go spend those savings on some more pumpkins for your front porch.

Buy it ($495; $298)

Available in sizes XXS to XL


12. Nordstrom Utility Shirt Jacket

This utility jacket's emerald green color adds a rich vibrancy to whatever outfits you have planned for the upcoming fall season. While its style pairs wonderfully with your most casual of looks, it can be easily dressed up with a stunning dress. But our favorite part is how it's equipped with so many pockets, because who doesn't love pockets?

Buy it ($150; $99)

Available in sizes 1X to 4X


13. BlankNYC Quilted Hooded Jacket

Usually, fall is synonymous with cool, crisp weather, but days that land on the warmer side. Add this lightweight jacket to your lineup for when you want to keep the chill off without overheating. We're loving it in this sandy color too.

Buy it ($128; $70)

Available in sizes XS to XL


14. Treasure & Bond Double Breasted Diamond Quilted Cotton Jacket

Whether you like this jacket's olive shade or want it in rust to help you match the leaves as they change colors, we give it our stamp of approval. Don't ask us why, but the quilted stitching gives it the same vibe as picking apples at an orchard. And, it's 100 percent cotton making it breathable while still keeping you nice and cozy.

Buy it ($140; $93)

Available in sizes XXS to XXL


15. Sam Edelman Water Repellent Trench Coat

Meet the stylish, fall coat that's not intimidating. Seriously, how cute will this look layered over a fuzzy sweater with some booties? Even better, it's water-resistant so if you ever get caught in one of fall's random downpours, you won't get drenched.

Buy It ($180; $120)

Available in sizes 1X to 3X.


16. The North Face Ancha Hooded Waterproof Parka

Speaking of those rainy fall days, if you're searching for a raincoat to help keep you dry when they arrive and this parka is it. With a double whammy of being both insulated and having a seam-sealed shell, you're guaranteed to stay dry and warm no matter how harsh the weather gets. It even has a removable hood so your hair won't get wet.

Buy it ($199; $149)

Available is sizes XS to XXL


17. The North Face Cragmont Hooded Fleece Coat

Our favorite thing about this coat is the lightweight, super cozy design that doesn't make it feel like you're walking down the street in dozens of different layers. Even better, its sleek silhouette works fabulously for a coffee date just as well as it does a mountain-side hike.

Buy it ($179; $135)

Available in sizes XS to XL


18. Via Spiga Water Repellent Belted Puffer Jacket

In need of a puffer that is definitely going to keep you warm and dry, looks so chic and won't be too bulky to pack in your suitcase for any upcoming, chilly weather vacations? Look no further.

Buy it ($220; $130)

Available in sizes XS to XL


19. Zella Studio Lite Ribbed Detail Track Jacket

Make sure you're fall-weather workout ready and add this track jacket to your gym bag. We're loving this one for its comfy, sleek fit. It's also equipped with long sleeves that have thumbholes so your digits stay warm while texting. You can also get it in black here.

Buy it ($89; $43)

Available in sizes XXS to XXL


20. Sweaty Betty Fast Track Jacket

While we're on the topic of workout gear, this zip up jacket secures its spot on this list for its smart design. The longer back hem prevents your booty from getting splashed with rain and puddles alike. It gets extra gold stars for the breathable fabric, thumbholes and reflective accents that help keep you safe during those nighttime runs.

Buy it ($149; $95)

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