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7 Clothing Brands That Are Overpriced IMO | Don't Waste Your Money IMO

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Kj Nazari (15 hours ago)
Stupidest and most overpriced brand of all times is supreme... in my opinion. Armani makes good clothing so does lacoste!
FaZe Quarry (1 day ago)
But lowkey Lacoste has some heat...
Ralph Lauren is really good quality and very nice and comfortable it's good
huyen anh pizzabella (8 days ago)
too long intro and ramblings, what min actually you start?
808 Infinity Beats (9 days ago)
Jimmy Huynh (11 days ago)
Alpha, check out Bonobos. I love them.
Dev R (13 days ago)
>says diesel is overpriced and bad, > makes new video on different jeans , buys diesel jeans, says he's in love with them. Make your mind up buddy
Morten Aanstad (13 days ago)
This video is from 2015; it wasn't until 2016 or something that he started to become interested in Diesel. And believe me; a lot of things can happen in one year
gary rossington2 (14 days ago)
Jos. A Bank is only worthwhile when the clothing is on clearance. I bought a pair of Bostonian Amon wing tips today for 25.00 after using 50.00 in points. Bought their clearance sweaters for $30.00, which is about all their worth.
HoodSnatcher (15 days ago)
When u said "diesel" I thought you meant the type of "Gas"
Vasich Family (17 days ago)
Hollister is a sub company of Abercrombie...
simless (18 days ago)
The north face is becoming REALLY expensive
Chili _boi (19 days ago)
Diesel is a good brand.
Nando Murgia (25 days ago)
I like fred perry 🤟🏼
Carson Keller (25 days ago)
Ralph Lauren is great but never pay full price
Wilcox Tactical (26 days ago)
Yeazy shoes. The most overpriced Chinese bullshit you can buy. Like seriously $800 for a pair of woven shoes? But I have 2 pairs so...
R Russell (27 days ago)
we about that life real talk
Nativerageable (1 month ago)
Only time this guy pulled out ones was in this video...
Mohamed Hackem (1 month ago)
yes sensible
Michael Rios (1 month ago)
champion it started at wallmart
Ventolus (1 month ago)
Love your opinion
Pedro Alvarez (1 month ago)
WTF Lacoste it’s amazing
Morten Aanstad (1 month ago)
What's so special about them?
George Curl (1 month ago)
Ax and ea7 and lyle Scott
CraigShipp.com (1 month ago)
The key is to buy great USA made clothing USED - https://www.flickr.com/photos/areaguides/albums/72157673043917817
Natanel Arnson (1 month ago)
You're mic is overpriced. (Totally agree on Jos A Bank. Everything is low quality.)
Hunter Hicks (1 month ago)
Jon Uzi (1 month ago)
4:36 what are you talking about Abercrombie is cheap asf
arionnbb (1 month ago)
Ralph Lauren? Lacoste? Are you serious?
BH lucky (1 month ago)
Tommy Hilfiger is fire 🔥 . It hot sick jackets!
Filip Olofsson (1 month ago)
Ralph lauren is my favorite
Braelin Smith (2 months ago)
Hollister is sooooo over priced, and there t shirts are really thin, but there nice asf, and hollister, American eagle, Aeropostale, and some under armour is like the 4 only brands for tops that I wear. Get ur fruit of the loom buying ass outta my house.
Steve (2 months ago)
You can get Ralph Lauren shirts for $20 to $30 at Marshalls during their end of season mark downs
WHAT A NOOB!! (2 months ago)
Palph Lauren and Armani are good quality brands
Average Gamer (2 months ago)
Abercrombie and Fitch is good in my opinion because they usually have 60 or 50% off at most stores and they have good quality. I got a good hoodie there for like 30 bucks.
Morten Aanstad (2 months ago)
What's the point when Hollister exists?
Lucky Strike (2 months ago)
What about Versace Nike crapy clothes crapy sneakers very expensive
Tony Taylor (2 months ago)
Pre London hit list of bad quality well I washed a pre London hoody to descovered it was runied the white lint mixed with the black lint absolutely annoyed couldn't refuned so binned it I recommed bee inspired if going brands worth it price tbh I think they are too cheep for the price in my opinion fabrics are decent
Javigaming1 Aguirre (2 months ago)
Where’s Gucci?
Ahmad Hisham (2 months ago)
Armani is beautiful quality
Lurch Airsoft (2 months ago)
I have a pair of Armani pants that I got from goodwill and they don’t hold up. I got a canali suit for $200 today and it’s so much better.
Ernesto Santos (2 months ago)
The one time I went into a Men's Warehouse about twenty years ago I found a Louis Roth Blazer at a great price. I still wear it today, it is a beautiful jacket and is almost on a par with Oxxford Clothes. In fact, they were called the Oxxford of the west coast for many years.
Michael kors is a brand for bitchy hoes in high school that think Way to high of themselves
Boughaleb Mohamed (2 months ago)
The bottom of the knot (on your tie) is too tooo thin >> not Nice. Many americans do it like that. It should be normal, not thin. Make a research on it ( Google images) Europeans don't tight it like that.
Dainora Dino (2 months ago)
Why in the name of God is Gucci not in this???
Benjamin Chin (2 months ago)
Do a video on Canada goose!
Humphery Onele (2 months ago)
get your lacoste hoodie on Ebay at a lower rate https://www.ebay.com/itm/362517195139
lilgucci rolex (2 months ago)
Overpriced brands make you look rich.😎
Morten Aanstad (2 months ago)
Nope, it makes you look like an insecure show-off, as well as giving the impression that you're irresponsible with your money. Plus that it doesn't matter if you wear an expensive brand if you live in a dump and have made no influence. Mark Zuckerberg for example is a multi-billionaire, but he doesn't need to wear overpriced brands to be viewed as rich and successful. Same with Steve Jobs and Bill Gates
Harry Sparke (2 months ago)
The problem with cheaper brands is that they employ thousands of children from east ask to work long hours in terrible conditions in order to keep the prices low. Cheap clothes also have a horrible effect on environment.
Penguin men's clothing 👎🏻
LuisFrom Philippines (3 months ago)
but i think to myself "will my friends think im poor?"
Morten Aanstad (3 months ago)
You shouldn't think that at all. Even as a teenager, my branded items didn't leave any impression at all, while my "ordinary" items were often given compliments. Most people focus on what item you're wearing, not the brand. There's also the opposite effect that wearing branded items will make other people think you're fake rich, insecure, irresponsible with your money, and generally trying way too hard
ASTRAL THIEF (3 months ago)
Bro...you're a YouTube millionaire and you're throwing 1's and 5's. At least show the people the respect of a stack of 20's and stop frontin' like you're not paid.
ANTONIO SA (3 months ago)
Omggg suit supply 3 years ago didnt want to sponsor you, what a difference can some time make!
Remy (3 months ago)
Arizona anyone? 😂 i think they can catch a fire when the sun hits them.
Dillon Shanks (3 months ago)
Balmain and Balenciaga are brands i just get disappointed by
Vaibhav Yadav (3 months ago)
Calvin Klein?
Noah II (3 months ago)
It's weird I'm wearing an Abercrombie shirt right now, but I came here to say you aren't paying for the material your payongfor the brand name on that piece of clothing, I don't get it people buy stuff like that so they can flex on others I bought my shirt for 74.99$ + tax bringing that shirt up to about 80.00$ it's worth it the quality is good it's just the fact of the brand name on it, look up Abercrombie Cologne it's about 90.00$ that's more than Gucci cologne! WTF
D.J.JD_Official (3 months ago)
GUCCI. Amazing quality, but I kinda don't want to pay over $400 for a $30 shirt with an ironed-on logo. Same with Supreme. I'm a hypebeast and all, I just don't understand.
Carl Amnér (3 months ago)
I have a bunch of Lacoste. (Including a tennis racquet worth around $1000). My mom has a bunch of Lacoste bags that has never broken. (Bought 10+ years ago). I love the quality of my bag and sweatshirt, shirt, and polos, as well as my City Sneakers.
Syco (13 days ago)
Carl Amnér aye!!! A former privileged white boy 😂. My mom has a lot of Louis Vuitton bags and a few Lacoste bags.
Estrella Williams (3 months ago)
I love Lacoste they maybe pricey but their Polos are. I had 2 polos from them for 10 yrs now and still looks new. Im shopping for new one.
whatachola (3 months ago)
You can buy a $20 suit and make it look like a thousand dollar suit as long as it’s tailored right.
Morten Aanstad (3 months ago)
I actually managed to do that with a suit I ordered from WISH. The quality is terrible and feels like wearing a Halloween costume, but the only thing people see is me looking good in it
Omar M. (3 months ago)
Armani is a marvelous company. Giorgio Armani is my idol. He is a genius and a mastermind. ARMANI IS A LUXURY COMPANY, It comes with PRESTIGE.
Morten Aanstad (3 months ago)
Nobody cares apart from snobs, gold diggers, and hipsters. 95% of the world population look at price compared to quality, and luxury products are $100 products with an insane markup
Kyle Winn (3 months ago)
I agree with all of these except Lacoste. I used to work at Saks in Boston and Armani is extremely overpriced. So is Hugo Boss I mean $1,000 for a fused suit is absurd. As for Lacoste I only buy their polos. I've had several for over ten years and they still look great.
IDK (3 months ago)
I bought a stone island cap for 100$ and it broke 1 month after lol
Xavier Abello (3 months ago)
Hilfiger, Aber, MK, Calvin, guess. Nuff saod
LiveJ5 (3 months ago)
Most people don't agree but IMHO the Polo and Lacoste criticism was spot on. The quality is decent, but they do absolutely nothing style or design wise to justify the cost. No question, you are paying for that logo. That was a regular sweat shirt with an alligator on it. $155? lol. You can't tell me the quality of a sweatshirt justifies that kind of price. I've had regular Nike sweatshirts that seem damn near indestructible for less than half the price.
Terry The Chunin (3 months ago)
I’m sorry but i always think i’d take this guy way more seriously if he’d take out those ear rings. 😕
Heat (3 months ago)
tj maxx ralph lauren is great
Heat (3 months ago)
I just bought a jacket from superdry...I hope its good ahhaha
Alphabet 7 (3 months ago)
I hope adidas isn't on here I think its quite quality
Executive at a real estate development company. Not going to wear any of my Canali suits to a construction site. Jos A. Bank crushes it for "throwaway" suites you can look presentable in and not worry.
why is he screaming all the time?
harshal shrikhande (4 months ago)
250$ lacoste t shirt in india
minnie cee (4 months ago)
Forgot supreme
Andriana Simpson (4 months ago)
These brands are great! Your talking absolute shit and its not overpriced
Morten Aanstad (3 months ago)
You can find the exact same quality for half the price
LemonGecko (4 months ago)
So where do we shop for a nice suit?
Raheem .A (4 months ago)
Stone island jumpers great quality but really expensive. I wish I can just get a normal jumper with that much quality.
AMJR Live from Somewhere (4 months ago)
Strellson is amazing. With designs like theirs — who needs quality
Aaron Debanks (4 months ago)
Chocolat GMAA (4 months ago)
@alpha m. hey dude you forgot to add Jake Paul's merch LOL
Ella Bella (4 months ago)
But Most of these have good quality. *Example* Lacoste has good quality shirts. ALSO Abercrombie has really good quality material too. I’m wearing a jumper from there now. I have coat too and more. It’s really good. Also Forever 21 and Hollister and stuff are really good too. ALSO Gucci, Channel and Canada Goose are too expensive. BUT the quality of Canada Goose is NOT that good. My mum got a coat from there ranging about £600 because of the real fur. The zip is really badly placed and has been stitched on wrong so you can’t open it all the way and the fur has been coming out through little holes. Too overpriced.
Morten Aanstad (4 months ago)
Lacoste and Abercrombie's quality can be found for over half the price (same with pretty much all of these brands). The only reason they cost so much is because of markups and production costs
Eoin Gilligan (4 months ago)
Polo Ralph Lauren is the most timeless brand out there. Lacoste is like that aswell so honestly if there clothes stay fashionable they are worth the money
Morten Aanstad (4 months ago)
Any fashionable man knows that you focus on style rather than brand. I've made a huge impression with an overcoat for only $125 and a watch for just $37, as well as a cardigan bought at a thrift store for about $11. Not to mention that during a summer party, I wore a short-sleeved shirt with a t-shirt underneath that were bought at Jack&Jones, chino shorts from GAP, aviators for just $4, and a watch for $50. The first thing I heard was "Look at him! He must be so loaded"
robb malveda (4 months ago)
Over price is fuck
igot7 coco (4 months ago)
Honestly I don't care about brand, if I like it i take it
Noah Fields (4 months ago)
U forgot supreme.
Jon Uzi (4 months ago)
True religion quality is ass to
Andrej Vojvodic (4 months ago)
Well.... i dissagree about Armani, Diesel, Lacoste and Ralph Laurene.
Morten Aanstad (4 months ago)
+Andrej Vojvodic To rob someone of their money is just an expression, and it means to manipulate customers to pay for more than what something is actually worth
Andrej Vojvodic (4 months ago)
+Morten Aanstad they are not robbing us. Only us who want to buy it do.
Morten Aanstad (4 months ago)
+Andrej Vojvodic Yeah, greedy and selfish businesses who rob middle-class people of their money. I also already mentioned that when items reach a certain price point, then it's not a matter of quality anymore, but markups and production costs.
Andrej Vojvodic (4 months ago)
+Morten Aanstad thats called business. And more often than not those pricy brands are at a much higher quality than others
Morten Aanstad (4 months ago)
+Andrej Vojvodic Why is that a positive thing? You'll just rip people off of their money just so they can wear a dumb logo on a product that's objectively nothing better than what you can buy for half the price. That's literally a scam! Plus that items like trenchcoats, leather boots, blazers, watches, top coats, suits, and suede jackets from even cheap brands leave much more of an impact on the general public than a t-shirt, jumper, or hoodie from Lacoste, Ralph Lauren, Diesel, and Armani simply because of what items they are (I know that from personal experiences).
Connor Michael (4 months ago)
Off White
Crooked Star (4 months ago)
So I should go to Walmart?
NoodleBleach (4 months ago)
His voice is pretty annoying
Jordan Bonds (4 months ago)
Looking for that supreme comment
Jumbo Monkey (4 months ago)
How about vineyard vines
Eddie Black (4 months ago)
John Varvatos
feersty (5 months ago)
Only Jos. A Bank Outlet store. Forget all the other locations.
The Real Bleach (5 months ago)
AZ Battle School (5 months ago)
How about Zara and H&M those are cheap but the price also reflects that.... as I write this he says it haha
AZ Battle School (5 months ago)
I’m a diesel fan. Triple stitch , the jeans last 2 years straight! They need some stretch these days , you can find diesel jeans under 200 and you can find cool accent pieces as you go!
RippY Y (5 months ago)
whats with Philip plein ?
MalumInSe (5 months ago)
Mens Wearhouse is pretty decent imho. They have fairly good brands. The Joseph abboud brand is pretty good for the price.
Jetson Nitya gospel (5 months ago)
So shop at thrift shop?
Morten Aanstad (5 months ago)
That can work, but there are also a lot of brands that are affordable and still have good enough quality like GAP, Express, Banana Republic, and Jack&Jones. I even bought a suit from Zara since I'm not the guy who exactly wears a suit 4-5 times a week, and before that I bought a pin stripe Oxford shirt that lasted for over 6 years. I also still own a white woolen turtleneck that has lasted for over 7 years without any noticeable changes.
Andrew Lakey (5 months ago)
Nigga I fuck with hollister
T.J. Segar (5 months ago)
Suit Supply Support for the Big Boys. Sincerely hope that it helps.
J C (5 months ago)
I like polo

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