4 Great Memorial Day Sales + Petite Friendly Picks

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Look 1: ASTR lace midi dress (9 colors; runs small!) xs on sale! from this blog post, TDE box bag // Look 2: Halogen petite duster cardigan xxsp on sale!

1. MACY’S

Macy’s always delivers with a huge Memorial Day sale! I’ll do an update with kitchen / home + style picks from here this weekend, but wanted to point out these awesome Tarte beauty deals while they last:

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Halogen petite duster cardigan xxs petite on sale!, outfit from this blog post

2. NORDSTROM

The deal: Half yearly sale! So many great picks from my closet:

  • T&B wedge sandals (see on me in brown; full price colors here). Select colors are 35% off including this flattering neutral dusty pink suede
  • ASTR lace midi dress – If you need a special occasion dress, this popular piece is stocked in multiple spring-summer colors, including a beautiful lavender and white for bridal showers / rehearsal dinners! Read my previous review here. I found the XS bodice to fit smaller than most XXS.
  • Halogen lightweight petite long cardigan – one of my favorite cardigans from years past. Lightweight blend for warm weather, on-trend longer duster length, yet is petite proportioned! The exact color I own (tan cobblestone) is 40% off, along with a number of other colors here including stripes!
  • Universally flattering ruched tee dress (see it on me with a bump and without) – love the new colors like the faded green and brighter teal!
  • Levi’s jeans are price matched for 25 – 40% off! I recommend this pair if you want a fitted high waisted style – it runs small, but size up especially if you plan on machine drying.

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Express top (updated version), Uniqlo skirt (updated longer version), Ann Taylor sandals 5.5

3. Express

The deal: 40% off, no code needed.

  • Linen off shoulder top – surprisingly versatile when paired with skirts and high rise shorts! This is the updated version of one of my favorite summer tops pictured above.
  • Petite maxi skirt, white denim shorts, and petite utility jacket mentioned in this blog post!
  • Classic dark fitted skinny jeans in “short” as reviewed in this blog post (fits better after machine wash & dry).
  • Faux leather taupe moto jacket available in petite. I tried this on and actually decided to get this simpler, lighter weight cropped option in xxs regular, and get the sleeves shortened. But if you’re looking for a thicker faux leather moto jacket that will fit a petite frame with no alterations needed, check this petite one out. XXS petite fit me well off the rack.
4. LOFT

The deal: 40% off with code FINALLY.
My picks (expecting mamas also check out their maternity line!):

  • Crepe pull on shorts (a surprise 50% off!) for comfort without sacrificing style. For a long pant version, check out these tapered drawstring pants.
  • Fluid wide leg pants – totally different from my usual style, but I’m intrigued!
  • Airy pocket duster sweater (similar to my Halogen one pictured above, fully stocked in petites)
 

17 thoughts on “4 Great Memorial Day Sales + Petite Friendly Picks

  • Reply Shenu May 24, 2019 at 7:41 am

    I was hoping express will bring that top back! Thanks Jean 🙂 . Love the other picks too

    • Reply Jean | Extra Petite May 25, 2019 at 9:08 pm

      I was so excited to see it! How do you get it all the way to Japan?

  • Reply Ines May 24, 2019 at 9:57 am

    Is the ASTR dress nursing friendly?

    • Reply Jean | Extra Petite May 25, 2019 at 9:09 pm

      Yes – what I do with dresses like that with adjustable strap is to loosen the strap a few inches right before nursing so that it’s easy to pull down one side at a time. I would go up one or two from your usual size though because there is no stretch at the bust. I currently can’t fit into my older dress with my nursing boobs!

      • Reply Ines May 25, 2019 at 11:02 pm

        Thank you for your advice!
        I love all your content and really appreciate your nursing friendly outfits. Keep up your amazing work! I always look forward to seeing the things you post!

  • Reply Roses for Fridays | by mia May 24, 2019 at 10:50 am

    Great picks, there’s always something’s for everyone’s likes and wishes. Have yourself a fabulous weekend ahead Beautiful!

  • Reply Charmaine Ng | Architecture & Lifestyle Blog May 24, 2019 at 10:50 am

    Thanks for sharing your picks, Jean! They’re all super chic, can’t pick my favourite. 😀

  • Reply Janine May 24, 2019 at 12:36 pm

    The Nordstrom Half Yearly Sale is always amazing!
    Xx Janine

  • Reply minau May 24, 2019 at 4:07 pm

    Great looks!

  • Reply Briana May 24, 2019 at 10:12 pm

    The second look is adorable! I love it!

    Briana

  • Reply Mariya May 25, 2019 at 10:33 am

    What a stunning red dress!

  • Reply Ivana Split May 25, 2019 at 12:43 pm

    These are beautiful outfits. You have such a naturally elegant style. You always look so lady like .

  • Reply Elizabeth T. May 25, 2019 at 2:33 pm

    Thanks for sharing all of these great sales <3 🙂 Can't wait to shop this weekend!

    XO, Elizabeth T.

  • Reply Rachel Brownlee May 25, 2019 at 10:34 pm

    Love the ASTR dress! Any chance you have any recommendations for menswear?

    • Reply Jean | Extra Petite May 27, 2019 at 10:18 pm

      Hi Rachel! What event or occasion are you shopping for?

  • Reply Catrina May 26, 2019 at 8:39 pm

    Hi! I ended buying the ASTR dress in a size too big for me..do you think it can be easily altered? TIA!

    • Reply Jean | Extra Petite May 27, 2019 at 10:19 pm

      Hi Catrina! Nordstrom has easy and free returns so I think it would be easiest if you re-order the right size!

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