Clothing The Best Preppy Clothing Brands  

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Preppy style is set apart by its bold colors, classic lines, and polished details. These clothing companies have mastered that look. But even within that one distinctive style, preppy clothing can come in a lot of different forms. Some good prep apparel is designed with a sportier look for active consumers, while other good preppy clothing is best suited for semi-formal or formal occasions. Many of the best preppy clothing brands make items that are staples in everyone's wardrobe.

What companies will you find on this list of the best preppy clothing brands? Lacoste has been associated with preppy style since it was founded in 1933. Its iconic crocodile logo was inspired by founder René Lacoste, who was known as “The Crocodile” for his impressive skills on the tennis court. Tommy Hilfiger is another iconic company that makes preppy clothes. When it comes to a classic preppy suit, Brooks Brothers is the go-to brand for timeless looks. Other great manufacturers featured on this top preppy clothing brands list include Vineyard Vines, Calvin Klein, and Barbour.

Which of these preppy clothing companies deserves the top spot on this list? That's up to you to decide. Give your favorite brands a thumbs up to move them towards number one, and add any notable manufacturers that are missing.

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Vineyard Vines is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Ralph Lauren Corporation is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Southern Tide is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Sperry Top-Sider, Inc is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Patagonia is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Brooks Brothers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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L.L.Bean is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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J.Crew is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Tommy Hilfiger is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Lacoste is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Lilly Pulitzer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Simply Southern is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Kate Spade is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Barbour is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Banana Republic is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Tory Burch is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Hunter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Calvin Klein is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Rowdy Gentleman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Lauren James is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Izod is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Tretorn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Van Heusen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Elan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands

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Thread and Supply is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Preppy Clothing Brands