Wal-Mart Celebrates Metro 7 One-Year Anniversary With A Gift:

BENTONVILLE, Ark., November 10, 2006 – Since the unveiling of Metro 7’s first collection, style-conscious shoppers have turned to Wal-Mart for affordable, straight-from-the-runway looks. In celebration of Metro 7’s one-year anniversary this month, Wal-Mart will offer special values on the line’s entire holiday collection.  The assortment includes key holiday looks of the season: flirty dresses, sleek cowl neck sweaters, embellished tops and jeans, faux fur details and chic leather jackets in a sophisticated color palette that includes black, eggshell, storm and bordeaux.

“Metro 7 makes trend-right style accessible,” said Karen Stuckey, senior vice president ladieswear for Wal-Mart. “We’ve timed the arrival of these looks and special values just when she needs them for the holidays.”

Key pieces include:

  • Empire dress ($16.94)
  • Embellished dress ($16.94)
  • Faux fur vest ($19.94)
  • Balloon sleeve blouse ($12.94)
  • Flower embellished stretch jeans ($16.94)
  • Leather jacket ($59.94)
  • Ruffle cami ($11.00)
  • Denim flounce skirt ($12.94)
  • Kabuki sleeve cowl sweater ($16.94)
  • Cowl neck sweater ($16.94)
  • Straight leg jeans ($16.94)
  • Embellished batwing top ($12.94)
  • Stretch stone jeans ($16.94)
  • Twist shoulder tank ($9.94)
  • Belt loop pant ($16.94)
  • Black pleat skirt ($12.94)
  • Sheer ruffled top ($12.94)
  • Seamless cami ($7.94)

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