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Now that Wal-Mart is slowly siphoning newly budget-conscious shoppers away from boutiques, will more women be sporting Norma Kamali for Wal-Mart to work?
In the newest flood of cheap and chic basics from the several seasons-old collaboration, Norma includes a versatile 8-way top for $20, Bermuda shorts for $13 and the $18 batwing cardigan which sold out so quickly in the past. We're a bit skeptical of the pants styles because we doubt they'd do well on anyone under 5'6", but at $20 and less, we're willing to hear their case.
Just keep in mind that although the collection now features over 100 items, including sandals and a bag, they are still rare in stores. This is one collab where it actually works best to shop online and judge quality and fit as they arrive.
· Norma Kamali for Wal-Mart [Official Site]
· Walmart to Rest of Planet: "What Recession?" [Consumerist]
· Wal-Mart Stocking Up on Designers [Racked]