21 Staples to Get from Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale for Your Back-to-Office Wardrobe

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For some of us, it’s (finally!) time to head back to the office. If that scares you because you got rid of, grew out of or DIYed the clothing you own(ed), it’s okay, we’ve got you covered. The Nordstrom Annual Sale is here, and the fashion picks are out of this world not just for now, but for fall and winter trends, too.

The annual sale is going on now through August 8. From luxury names to Nordstrom’s in-house brands and purses to tennis shoes, they have just about every staple you need to reload your arsenal with the cutest back-to-office looks.

Need New Intimates? Here Are All the Best Bras and Underwear You Should Buy From Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale

marc fisher boots

1. marc Fisher Jojo Pointed Bootie

A statement bootie is a must.

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2. ted Baker London Straight Tailored Wool & Cashmere Blend Coat

Wool and cashmere? Talk about warm and cozy.

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3. ted Baker London Faustaa Long Sleeve Jersey Dress

We all need a go-to dress to wear at least twice a month (or is that just us?)

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4. frame Le Sylvie Crop Straight Raw Edge Jeans

Pair these with a blazer and, boom, business casual—emphasis on the casual.

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5. madewell Simple Chain Hoop Earrings

Everyday earrings, anyone?

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6. chinese Laundry Friday Chelsea Boot

Fall booties, right this way.

clare v tote

7. clare V. Simple Tote

Throw your laptop, keys, wallet, dog and anything else you need for the office because there is plenty of room.

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8. naturalizer Dustin Loafer

Classic loafters get an edgy twist with a brushed metal chain.

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9. cece Lace Sleeve Stretch Crepe Blouse

Of course, you’re going to need a blouse.

tory burch watch

10. tory Burch Gigi Leather Watch & Top Rings

Interchange the face trim with one of the four top rings that come with it to match any outfit.

hunter boots

11. hunter Original Short Black Adjustable Waterproof Rain Boot

For the rainy days.

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12. via Spiga Herringbone Quilted Coat

Head to the office in style with this lightweight puffer.

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13. mcm Mini Visetos Card Case

Remember lunch breaks? You'll need this for those.

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14. natori Bliss Perfection Underwire Contour Bra

If you’re going to wear an underwire bra, it better be as comfortable and supportive as this bestseller.

caslon boot

15. caslon Miller Water Resistant Chelsea Boots

A classic Chelsea Boot needs a spot in everyone’s closet.

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16. theory Korene Glen Plaid Stretch Wool Pants

We are loving the relaxed, menswear vibe of these glen plaid slacks.

halogen ribbed cardigan

17. halogen Rib Cardigan

Do you even work at an office if you don’t have a cardigan you hang on your chair for when you get too cold?

vince camuto camila sandal heels

18. vince Camuto Candialia Sandal

These versatile sandals transition from summer to early fall perfectly.

vince cashmere sweater

19. vince Easy Fit Crewneck Wool & Cashmere Sweater

When in doubt, a cozy sweater will do the trick.

vince cropped pants

20. vince Pull-on Crop Pants

No button, no zipper, no fuss.

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21. sam Edelman Poppy Sneaker

Do you walk to work? Wear a pair of comfy sneakers before you switch into your work shoes.

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Olivia Dubyak is PureWow's Commerce Editor and textbook Capricorn. She studied journalism at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, but has gone from New York City to...