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Styles: Casual Trendy, Girl Next Door, Casual Conservative, Preppy, Country-Chic, Cowgirl, Sporty
Categories: Budget Fashion, Activewear, Swimwear, Shoes, Handbags, Accessories, Cosmetics
Price Ranges: $$ ($2.99 – $498)
Sizes Offered: XS – 4XL, 0 – 20
Their Specialty: The Gap is an American apparel firm founded in 1969 in San Francisco, Ca. Originally they sold Levi’s products but eventually, they started manufacturing their own, because of this they are heavily focused on denim and jeans. They offer clothing and accessories aimed at middle-high income consumers. Their apparel has an approachable and sometimes a little preppy and laidback vibe, their prices are generally lower when compared to trendy denim firms and even compared to Levi’s. Their clothing is known for its good quality.
Shows User Reviews: Yes
Products: CLOTHING (Jeans, Sweaters, Dresses, Jumpsuits & Rompers, T-Shirts, Shirts & Tops, Hoodies, Sweatshirts & Sweatpants, Outerwear & Blazers, Pants, Joggers, Shorts, Skirts), SLEEPWEAR & LOUNGEWEAR, ACTIVEWEAR, ACCESSORIES, MATERNITY
Free Shipping in the U.S.: Yes on orders over $50 (and free returns)
Ships International: Yes
Featured in Magazines: Yes
Celebrities Wear it: Yes.
Description: The GAP was founded in 1969 in San Francisco California by a commercial real estate broker named Don Fisher, he was lured to the denim Jeans market when he saw the tremendous demand for Levi’s products at the time in California. He opened a store selling exclusively Levi’s products and LP records ( to attract teenagers and young buyers). In just 4 years they had so much success they already had 25 stores across the US. by 1974 they started selling their own brand of jeans and denim. The GAP or most commonly known as “GAP” became a popular store across the USA eventually having thousands of stores and becoming one of the best-known names in casual apparel and jeans.
They offer products aimed at teenagers and young adults in the middle to middle-high income segments. Their apparel is laid back, approachable, trendy and chic. They have a very big line of activewear and sleepwear/loungewear as well.