I Went Deep Into the New Arrivals From H&M and Zara—Here's What's Worth It

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There are two stores that many of the editors on our team turn to regularly when they're looking to add a few affordable and elevated finds to their wardrobes. Yep, I'm talking about H&M and Zara. Are they go-tos of yours as well? Yes? Wonderful. I mean, I get it. Whether you're in the market for a new basic, a trendy staple, or a sleek pair of shoes, these two retailers are just bound to have a few solid options to suit your style.

With all that in mind, I decided to spend the afternoon going deep into the new-arrivals sections at both to see what gems I could find. Not surprisingly, I found a slew of standout pieces that I think could be worth it. I'm referring to everything from beautiful tailoring picks to of-the-moment denim cuts to adorable tees and tanks. Keep scrolling to check out all the picks that I think just might pique your interest.


H&M Oversized Cotton Shirt (£30)

An oversized white shirt is a modern staple.

H&M Rib-Knit Top (£10)

Nice neckline.

H&M Satin Indoor Slides (£13)

So chic, and under £20.

H&M Double-Breasted Jacket (£35)

A wardrobe staple.

H&M Denim Shorts (£18)

Fresh shorts, anyone?

H&M Airy Cotton Dress (£18)

Easy and breezy.

H&M Sleeveless Jacket (£11)

Elevate any summer look.

H&M Smocked-Bodice Dress (£18)

Pretty hue.

H&M Lyocell-Blend Shorts (£10)

Easy shorts.

H&M Collared Ribbed Dress (£35)

A wonderful silhouette.

H&M Pointed Slingbacks (£18)

Need new flats? Here you go.

H&M Short Camisole Top (£3)

Great on its own or for layering.

H&M Rib-Knit Dress (£20)

A sleek ribbed dress.

H&M Lyocell-Blend Shirt Dress (£20)

Chic as a cover-up or as a night-out dress.

H&M Slip-On Sandals (£18)

Beautiful sandals.

H&M Cotton Shirtdress (£25)

Add your favourite sandals and you're good to go.

H&M Crop Tank Top (£9)

Can't go wrong with a cropped tank.

H&M Rib-Knit Shirt (£20)

This top feels fresh.

H&M Leather Sandals (£50)

Such versatile sandals.

H&M Mom High Ankle Jeans (£25)

Relaxed jeans for the win.

H&M Denim Bermuda Shorts (£18)

Distressed shorts don't fail.


Zara Printed Linen Blend Cuffed Blazer (£50)

A lightweight blazer for the season.

Zara Bandana Top (£18)

Bandana tops are trending hard.

Zara Printed Cape Sleeve Dress (£50)

Make that statement.

Zara Wide-Leg Linen Pants (£28)

That colour.

Zara Cropped Knit Tank (£12)

Love a bold tank.

Zara Chunky Leather Platform Sandals (£60)

You could easily dress these sandals up or down.

Zara Buttoned Linen Blend Dress (£30)

Another A+ pick in pink.

Zara Two-Piece Jumpsuit (£60)


Zara Cap (£12)

A playful hat to top off your summer looks.

Zara Oversize Asymmetric T-Shirt (£12)

Yes to the boxy cut.

Zara Quilted Platform Sandals (£28)

Elevated flip-flops for the win.

Zara Blazer (£30)

One more top-notch blazer.

Next up, the biggest autumn/winter 2021 fashion trends to know.

This piece originally appeared on Who What Wear U.S.

This article originally appeared on Who What Wear

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