- The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is officially open to the public today, with thousands of deals.
- The school year will be starting before you know it, and Nordstrom has deals to help you prepare.
- We rounded up 15 of the best deals including backpacks, sneakers, lunchboxes, and more.
It might seem like summer is just getting started, but if you’re a student or the parent of students, now is an excellent time to start thinking about back-to-school shopping.
The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is officially open to the public now and will run until July 31. On August 1, you can expect all items to return to normal prices.
As Nordstrom’s biggest sale of the year, you can find a huge selection of clothing, accessories, and home goods that are perfect for students of all ages. Whether you need a new backpack for a high school student or bedding for a college student’s dorm, many great deals are available.
To help you shop, we rounded up 15 of the best back-to-school deals, below:
Pop Quiz Water Resistant Backpack
Featuring a water-resistant exterior coating and a 15-inch laptop sleeve the Herschel Pop Quiz backpack blends classic styling with modern practicality.
Little America Backpack
The Herschel Little America Backpack uses a mountaineering-style construction, which makes it roomy and easy to load. It also features a 15-inch laptop sleeve and padded back support.
Tomith Paper Touch Nylon Backpack
If you’re looking for a backpack with a more sophisticated look, the Ted Baker London Tomith is an excellent choice. It has a roll-top design and is made from a durable nylon material.
Future Uptown Ombré 20-Inch Spinner Carry-On
A good suitcase is a must-have for students going to college far away from home. Whether you travel to school by car or plane, the Vacay Future Uptown Ombre 20-inch Spinner is a great all-around choice. It’s durable and can be used as a carry-on.
Longchamp Le Pliage Expandable Tote
If you prefer tote bags over backpacks for carrying around your schoolwork, the Longchamp Le Pliage Expandable Tote is for you. Depending on how much you need to carry, you can expand or collapse the bag to your desired size.
Madewell Stripe Strap Transport Tote
The Madewell Stripe Strap Transport Tote is another solid alternative to a backpack. Its leather material is accented by a multi-color strap, making it stylish, durable, and versatile.
Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 39
Every kid deserves a new pair of sneakers to start the school year, and the Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 39 is one of the best choices. It features breathable mesh uppers, super cushy foam midsoles, and rubber outsoles for lots of traction.
Hydroflask 16-Ounce Wide Mouth Cap Bottle
Students of all ages can benefit from staying hydrated. Designed to keep drinks cold for up to 24 hours or hot for up to 12 hours, you can get through a whole day of classes with a Hydroflask.
Fellow Stagg Electric Kettle
Chances are you won’t be able to use a traditional kettle in your dorm room. You won’t need a stove to use the Fellow Stagg EKG Kettle and it’ll heat up to the exact temperature you set it to.
For college kids looking to step up their coffee or tea game, the Fellow Stagg Electric Kettle is unlike any other kettle out there. It’s got a 60-minute hold mode that keeps water at the ideal temperature until you’re ready to brew. If that doesn’t sell you, just look at it — it’s pretty.
Click & Grow Smart Garden
No matter how small your space is, there’s always room for a garden. That is, if you pick up this Click & Grow Smart Garden, which allows you to grow your very own herbs and vegetables so long as you have counter space.
Dusen Dusen Stripe Cotton Bathrobe
If you’re a print lover, then you’re probably familiar with Dusen Dusen. If you’re not familiar with Dusen Dusen, then get acquainted. For a playful pop of color, even when you’re relaxing around campus, we love this cotton-terry bathrobe.
Bliss Plush Throw
Make your college dorm room feel like home with Nordstrom’s Bliss Plush Throw Blanket. It comes in a variety of colors to match your other decor.
Available in Twin and Twin-XL sizes, the Nordstrom at Home 400 Tread Count Sheets are an affordable option for college students moving into a dorm or apartment.
Every college student needs a few towels and washcloths to get through the school year. Nordstrom’s 6-piece set includes two washcloths, two hand towels, and two bath towels and is available in several colors.
Nest New York Reed Diffuser
Since candles are typically prohibited from dorm rooms, this Nest New York Reed Diffuser is the perfect alternative. The two-piece set includes bamboo and grapefruit fragrances, which will keep your room smelling fresh for about 90 days each.