Lacoste Vs. Ralph Lauren

by Eve Frost

Preppy fashion makes us appear polished and pulled together. Brands such as Ralph Lauren and Lacoste specialize in these classic looks, but there are differences between the two.

Identification

Lacoste is most famous for the embroidered green alligator logo. Ralph Lauren's logo is an embroidered polo player sitting on a horse.

Location

Lacoste and Ralph Lauren feature their embroidered logos on the left side of their shirts. Ralph Lauren's logo is a bit larger than Lacoste's.

T- Shirts

Ralph Lauren has used its logo as a screen-printed design on women's T-shirts. Lacoste has used its logo as a screen-printed design on the men's T-shirts.

Size

Ralph Lauren and Lacoste feature polos as one of their popular products. Ralph Lauren's polos generally fit a little tighter than Lacoste's.

Fun Facts

Lacoste was a brand inspired by tennis. Ralph Lauren was inspired by men's wear. Lacoste was founded by a woman. Ralph Lauren was founded by a man.

Cost

Lacoste is more expensive than Ralph Lauren. Ralph Lauren is easier to come by than Lacoste.

About the Author

Eve Frost is a Virginia-based writer with a passion for writing creative Web content for various websites. Frost studied art and literature at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia.