Topic: H&M

15 Breezy Dresses With Sleeves To Finish Out Summer (All Under $150)

15 Breezy Dresses With Sleeves To Finish Out Summer (All Under $150)

How did it get to be the middle of August? Days are suddenly shorter and nights are a little bit colder–but not quite enough to bring a jacket. So, unless you want to be carrying a cardigan everywhere you go, right now’s a really good time for a light, breezy summer sun dress, with a little extra protection from the new chill. That’s why today’s shopping guide brings you 15 dresses with sleeves in Summer-appropriate textures but with just a little bit of fabric to block those first dropped degrees. All under $150. More »

Why Is It So Hard To Find Plus Size Clothes At Your Favorite Store?

Why Is It So Hard To Find Plus Size Clothes At Your Favorite Store?

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Great news for H&M fans: You can now buy clothes from H&M online! Not so great news: Good luck finding much if you’re above a size 12! Jezebel pointed out that the plus size selections for the popular retailer were nice, but incredibly limited compared to their “regular” sized counterparts. So I checked out H&M’s plus sized section and I’ve gotta say that I’m really disappointed: There was a grand total of 50 articles of plus size clothing–dresses, tops, pants and tights–some of which weren’t even available for purchase yet. Let’s compare that to the 156 items in the regular sized tops section of H&M’s site alone. More »

18 Pros And Cons Of Shopping At H&M

18 Pros And Cons Of Shopping At H&M

Like many young women who enjoy wearing cute clothes but don’t have a ton of cash to burn, I have a total love/hate relationship with H&M. I was reminded of this the other day when, finding myself in Manhattan for an event, I decided to get my subway fare’s worth and pick up some summer staples at the mega-chain’s Soho location. I arrived in a pretty good mood, having just stalked, and met, Bret Michaels at Petsmart. (Don’t ask.) Two hours later, I left feeling grumpy and raw, but with a bag of spoils raised triumphantly over my head. I had obtained clothes! But at what cost? In this slideshow, I will explore the pros and cons of shopping at the Swedish fast fashion leviathan, from the patently frivolous to the sorta important. More »