It's fair to say that many of us have a soft spot for good old M&S. Renowned for its extensive lingerie selection, affordable cashmere and irresistible, pig-themed sweets, the high-street retailer was likely one of the more recognisable retailers on your local high street wherever you grew up. And it's suddenly become a reliable place to stock up on autumn/winter 2018 staples. While the chain has reported slumps in profits and is due to close over 30 stores nationwide, it has gained customers in womenswear, and it's not hard to see why.
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