Top Fashion Apparel Brands In The World


Christian Dior SA 

Christian Dior SA is a Luxury French Brand that designs ready-to-wear apparel, jewelry, leather goods, footwear, fragrances, make-up, and timepieces.  The brand was developed and founded in the year 1946 by a French designer Christain Dior.


Nike is a Multinational American Company founded in the year 1964 by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight. Nike started of a manufacturer or sports shoes and other equipment and went on to become the best in the market. Later, Nike diversified into the Apparel space and consequently became the top apparel brand of 2016.

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H&M is Sweden’s pride. It is a multinational retail-clothing company. It is popular amongst those who are fashion-forward across age groups. The brand was founded in the year 1947 by Erling Persson in 1947 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.


Zara is a brand with a lot of reputation in the fashion retail industry. It is a Spanish multinational, that is involved in the sale of clothing and accessories. The parent company of Zara is the Inditex Group. Zara came into existence in the year 1974 after Amancio Ortega, Rosalía Mera founded it. It is headquartered in Arteixo, Spain.


Adidas is yet another world-famous sports apparel and accessories retail chain. Adidas is a German multinational corporation and one of the largest in the industry across the globe. Adolf Dassler founded the company in the year 1949. It is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.


Gap was founded by Donald Fisher and Doris Fisher in the year 1969 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. One lesser known fact about Gap is the secret behind its name. The founders’ named the company gap to symbolize the generation gap of the time as the company was proposing to be recognized as a young brand. Today, Gap is one of the most iconic fashion brands in the world.



Kering, as many may know, is the parent company of many big brands like Gucci, Volcom, Puma, Alexander McQueen, Brioni, Balenciaga, Saint Laurent Paris, and other sports, luxury, sport & lifestyle brands. The company was founded in the year 1963. It is headquartered in Paris.

Ralph Lauren 

Who doesn’t recognize “The” Ralph Lauren? It is one of the leading apparel brands that offers apparel and accessories for men, women, and children.  Brands such as Lauren, Polo, Chaps and Club Monaco are a part of Ralph Lauren. The company was founded by designer Ralph Lauren, in the year 1967. It is headquartered in New York, USA.




Hermes is a French Luxury fashion manufacturer that specializes in leather, home furnishings, lifestyle accessories, perfumes, watches, etc. The brand is famous for its designer scarfs and Cravats. It was founded by  Thierry Hermès in the year 1938 and is headquartered in Paris.