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In its heyday, faced with financial problems and obsolete fashion shows, Victoria's Secret had some of the best swimwear on the market. For reasons nobody can understand, the mall decided to close this part of its business three years ago. When VS announced that his bathing suits and bikinis were returning, the fans were happy. Now that everything is available, people are more than annoyed.
According to Business Insider shoppers complain about the prices for the latest release and the lack of inclusive sizing. The social media is full of lukewarm comments about how the online offer contains options from other brands like Seafolly and Banana Moon. The prices of Victoria's Secret are between 32 and 32 euros Strappy bikini top at $ 78 for a piece "and the curated range of suits pus He even raises prices by more than $ 1
Super disappointed in Victoria's Secret New Swim line, I've just found a few of those who are cute, but Amazon had been a bit cuter earlier.  – Amelia (@ameliaawilsonn) March 18, 2019
Victoria's Secret flopped with the new swim collection #sorrynotsorry
– Claire (@clairedennnis) March 19, 2019
I heard that Victoria's Secret returns her swimming leash and I was pumped up!
But … do not care, they're not really that cute.: (
– ickαelα (@Mickaela_Reann) March 19, 2019
In the past, Victoria & # sold 39; s Secret his swim tops in sizes that coincided with his lingerie offerings. The choice fell on another size convention, which throws hard-boiled fans.
"Not impressed, please bring the old VS swim with you! Top sizes that are actually in line with bra sizes and cute prints! These look like knockoffs at an expensive price," a customer wrote on the Facebook page of the Brand. (See: Celebrities Recall the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show for Their Lack of Diversity)
It's not just about how the store presents greats. Shoppers also notice that the suits offered are not available in larger sizes: the Victoria & # 39; s Secret swimsuits range from XS to XL. Although there are options for 32A to 38DD, the larger sizes are available only in the other brands (relatives: Everyone knows Victori The mystery of a falls apart (except the brand itself)
I was excited that Victoria's Secret Swim returned, but it no longer sells it for cup size, and my bra size does not correlate with its generic sizes XS, S, M, L.
– amanda (@ amanda_cox97) March 19, 2019
BI states that swimwear "was once a business of Victoria's Secret of $ 500 million." It accounted for 6.5% of sales, but L Brands, the parent company of VS, existed Ironically, L Brands CFO, Stuart Burgdoerfer, said the decision to return swimwear because customers wanted it.
This story originally appeared on InStyle.com by Christopher Luu.