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Another day, another article on the Matthew Williamson for H&M line. This time, it's a retread from WWD. We get the drop dates again (his first, women's-only collection will drop on April 23rd at 200 stores worldwide; the second, both men's and women's, will debut on May 14th at all H&Ms), and there are quotes from both Williamson and H&M's creative director. There's also pricing info: "$49.90 for shorts to $349 for a ruffle gown." That's right in line with what they were charging for, say, Cavalli for H&M—but that collaboration launched two years ago, when we weren't in a recession. [WWD, subscription req; Previously]