As someone who’s constantly writing about fashion and styling, a lot of my hours are spent perusing for clothes online. I could tell you just about everything that’s available at major retailers every season—and favorites are chosen pretty quickly. They’re the pieces I find myself styling in a leggings article and a workwear feature and in a trend article, which means they fall within our definition of a closet staple—so it’s extra exciting when they go on sale.
It’s no secret that the very best way to build a capsule wardrobe is to buy classic items at the end of the season, when their prices are reduced. Once September hits, a camel coat or pair of suede booties are going to be full-price, but as the season transitions into spring (now), those same items are on sale.
We’re sharing the bags and sweaters and dresses and loungewear we’ve been talking about since summer ended, all for around half—or more—off their original price. Wear some now (hello, satin midi skirt for spring!), and pat your back when you reach for the rest next fall (looking at you, sherpa hoodie)—you don’t want to miss these: