When was the last time you stood in your closet, despairing, certain that you had absolutely nothing to wear? If it was recently, you should absolutely check out Nordstrom's Half-Yearly Sale, where it cuts up to 40% off a selection of apparel, shoes, accessories, and home items until June 4. (Prices are as marked, starting at $3.60.) Plus, all orders receive free shipping.
We've selected some items that are so fashionable and versatile that you'll be excited to get dressed again.
8 New Pieces You'll Want to Wear Immediately
Cool White Top
Rebecca Minkoff Women's Carmel Top for $118.80 (a low by $14)
Few pieces can be worn as many ways as a white top. Why not invest in an interesting one, with ruffles, sheer panels, and crocheted details? It can carry an outfit or serve as a base to let other pieces shine.Buy Now
Topman Men's Super Spray On Skinny Fit Jeans for $37.99 (a low by $22)
Many a man has resorted to shopping in the women's department to achieve his desired fit in denim. Not that there's anything wrong with that, but these ultrastretchy jeans are actually designed for guys, which can't help but be more comfortable.Buy Now
Ted Baker London Women's Fluxam Skater Dress for $224.45 (a low by $68)
This dress is a little bit Beatles and a little bit Betty Draper, and the blend of psychedelic and sophisticated is outstanding. It's retro in the best way and chic enough for any event you need to attend.Buy Now
Mixed Media Shoes
English Laundry Men's Gants Slip-On Shoes for $117.25 (low by $58)
The slip-on construction and canvas strip may feel casual, but the leather parts makes these shoes decidedly stylish. You can even get them with monk straps, which are typically reserved for dress shoes.Buy Now
French Connection Women's Copley Crepe Jumpsuit for $88.80 ($59 off)
This jumpsuit may be basic, but the looks you can create with it are anything but. Fancy it up with accessories for evening, or keep it simple for a daytime ensemble that's a step above separates.Buy Now
Polo with Sheen
Tommy Bahama Men's On Par Spectator Polo Shirt for $52.80 (a low by $35)
A polo is a polo, unless it's made with soft, lustrous fabric. Pima cotton looks and feels nicer than pique, so you'll be on point even when you pair it with plain khakis.Buy Now
Vince Camuto Women's Reston Sandals for $77.96 ($52 off)
With stacked heels, shiny studs, and geometric cutouts, these sandals will run from work to weekend, no problem. They're trendy but not tacky, and you'll be hard pressed to find a more comfortable pair of heels.Buy Now
Ted Baker London Men's Jay Trim Fit Check Wool Sport Coat for $356.98 ($238 off)
If you're going to go as far as donning a sport coat, you may as well choose a snappy one. This tailored jacket features a conservative but striking print, so you'll avoid garish territory and be dapper instead of dull.Buy Now
Readers, what's your go-to piece when you don't know what to wear? What will you be picking up from Nordstrom's Half-Yearly Sale? Let us know in the comments!