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M&S shares rise despite sharp drop in clothing sales

<b>Marks and Spencer shares have risen nearly 10% despite it reporting its 13th consecutive quarterly drop in clothing sales, which it blamed on "unseasonal conditions in September".</b><p>The 130-year old retailer said like-for-like general merchandise sales - which are primarily clothing - fell 4% in the …

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10 Simple Ways to Make Cheap Clothes Look Expensive

You're doing high/low all wrong.<p><b>1. Get everything tailored.</b>A $10 skirt from Forever21 can end up looking better than a $300 skirt from a designer with just a couple quick stitches. If the fit isn't spot-on right off the rack, take those cheap clothes to a tailor <i>before</i> you take them home. It is …

10 Things You Never Knew About Your Favorite Clothing Stores

HuffPost readers might have voted H&M and Zara as their favorite "fast fashion" stores in the past, but we bet you didn't know that Zara has used hardly any advertising throughout its history or that H&M designs are created by 160 in-house designers and 100 pattern makers.<p>There's more to your …

Hey, Baby! 30 Next-Level Cute Items For Stylish Tots

What do M&Ms, Goldendoodles, Celine's luggage tote bag, and iPads have in common? They all have a mini version. Why? Well, to state the obvious, …

Reasons It's Ok to Dress Your Kid in Kardashian Baby Clothes

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For women, clothes are not a uniform

Normally on a serious occasion you expect people to be dressed more or less alike: it might be sporting, it might be “black tie” or office clothes, national dress or the uniform dark suit favoured by the House of Commons. But at the Women of the Year lunch this autumn there was a remarkable lack of …