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The reporter in me, however, wants to be part of the action and I plan to pop in Manhattan's flagship store on Fifth Avenue.
Perhaps I will fare better with one of the accessories, more reasonably priced from $19.95 to $49.95. And according to CNNMoney.com, the most affordable Lanvin for H&M collector's item is a tube of iconic red lipstick for $9.95.
Or then again I may go back to the new Forever 21 to spend the rest of my generous gift card.