Summer Is Over: Pumpkin Spice Latte M&Ms Hit Supermarket Shelves

08/25/2015 at 04:31 PM ET


It’s not even September yet, but pumpkin spice mania has already swept the nation.

While we’re still trying to cram in our last beach days, fall has swiftly crept up on us. How do we know? Seasonal M&Ms have begun popping up on Target shelves.

Two weeks ago, M&Ms unveiled a new pecan pie version, and on Wednesday, an M&Ms rep confirmed with PEOPLE that a pumpkin spice latte flavor will hit Target stores this week. That’s right not pumpkin spice, but pumpkin spice latte, thus taking the PSL-craze to entirely new, uncharted territory.

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The seasonal M&Ms come in very autumnal packaging, featuring a maternal brown M&M wrapped up in a chunky scarf, sipping on a latte. (She’s wearing glasses, of course.)

We’re interested in seeing how the “latte” part comes into play, flavor-wise. Will these be creamier-tasting than last year’s pumpkin spice M&Ms? There’s only one way to find out, and that’s by frantically buying up all the new PSL M&Ms the moment they appear in our local Target.

—Maria Yagoda, @mariayagoda

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On a clear day, you can see forever—or at least that’s the wicked thought behind L.A. designer Agi Berliner’s transparent idea: see-through jeans. Exhibitionists notwithstanding, most folks wear them over bathing suits or as attention-getting evening wear with halters, garter belts and body stockings. Created for the disco crowd, the $34 jeans are selling like, well, hot pants. In just six weeks, 25,000 pairs have already been sold in such major department store chains as Macy’s, Bonwit’s and Saks.

“What’s limiting American designers is that we’re afraid to do something different,” says Berliner, 32, a Hungarian émigré who fled with her family to the U.S. in 1956. Agi thought up the gimmick in London while marveling at the way plastics were being employed by designers of punk fashion. In her L.A. office, where she designs for La Parisienne junior sportswear, Agi spent five days on the phone and six weeks testing to come up with the right plastic.

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Whatever the discomfort and despite the problem of Saturday night feverishness, discomaniacs report one major advantage of the plastic pants: no laundry bills. To keep Berliner’s see-through jeans clear, all the wearer needs is a little Windex.

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I saw Halloween candy in Sam’s today.
I also saw Christmas wrapping paper and bows.
Love the fall and Winter, bring it on!

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Now just need my Woodchuck Fall Harvest to make it’s way to Nebraska, my fave seasons beer. Tastes like fall.

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We reviewed these Pumpkin Spice Latte M&M’s over the weekend and really enjoyed them! They may just hold you over until the Starbucks PSL is released on September 8th. Read our full thoughts!

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