What brands make great quality items? What brands do you adore?Can be any type of product.
I love Mrs. Meyer's detergents and liquid soaps.
I also think that LL Bean and Boden make high quality clothing.
Also please state why you enjoy each brand, ty.
Bally - I bought a pair on sale when I was struggling to build a work wardrobe. Best buy ever. Good looking, well-made shoes
All of Walmart's house brands because they are cheap
R3, ditto on Bally, my dad wore Bally shoes and used Bally wallets. Great quality.
I like Pilot pens.
I like Sony. I bought dozens of skull candy earbuds but they went kaput just after a few months. I bought Sony earbuds and it's been over 1 year and still working great.
I love Levis. I look good in their clothes.
LL Bean and Land's End. Durable.
Muji, the anti-brand
I love love love Amour potted meat. YUMMMM
Orvis. Lots of natural fibers, the best of Land's End and L.L. Bean outdoor clothing, with what I like: unexpected spots of color on tees, polos, sweats. I was up some hollow in WV -- you know, where the boys hang out; they term it "Swallow Hollow" -- and this blond guy comes along done up in about everything Ralph Lauren currently was selling. He almost came when he saw the big yellow Orvis label and seam- facing inside my red polo.
I used to love LL Bean. Until I discovered Ralph Lauren online. You can get some real bargains there. I know it's minor, but I love how nicely packaged their stuff is for shipment. Much nicer selection, too.
I had to make the switch from LL Bean after I bought a bunch of t-shirts and the stitching came undone in three of them, all in the same place, all after just one wash. LL Bean quality has been going downhill, I think.
Superga sneakers, Sony xperia z tablet, Moleskine notebooks.
Method cleaning products.
Agnes B clothing.
Special Kitty cat litter from Walmart. Really works, and you get 25 lbs for under $4.00
R20, love of brands means a person's love of the quality that the brand offers. it is about loyalty and enjoyment out of that loyalty. when a consumer is loyal to a brand, the brands continues to sell/offer products which the consumers can continue to enjoy. this is why some products disappear and why some products continue to exist. brands can be quality medicines, food, electronics, etc. do some more research so you will not look questionable in other people's eyes.
You're right, R11 -- and so has Land's End. I bought some fleece from them and it was awful -- thin and sized incorrectly. I'll never buy anything from them again. Hell, I got better fleece at Wal-Mart -- and it was cheaper!
Secret Clinical Strength deodorant -- best I've ever used. I'll never use any other deodorant again.
Nissan cars/trucks. Takes a lickin' and keeps on tickin'.
Dyson Animal vacuum cleaner. Sucks up all stray dog/cat hair. I don't think they make them any more, though.
Tootsie Pops. Must be some kind of an oral thing.
Keen - the sandals are indestructible. My secret twin must be a product developer there.
Toyota - I still love what they do for me. Toyota
Henckels - Great cutlery at a great price.
Apple computers (none of their other stuff though).
Kirkland from Costco. They have never let me down. Everything is excellent.
Origins skincare products. It's really great for sensitive skin and it works.
I will ONLY buy the original Tabasco® hot sauce.
I silently snicker at others who serve any other sauce -- Crystal, Louisiana, Frank's, and the thousands of others with the cutesy snakes.
All that other shit is just wanna-be Tabasco sauce.
Etymotic ER4 earphones. I've had them 5 years with no problem. Easy to buy low-cost fuses and silicone ear plug replacements. Keep them in the case and change in a few seconds with the tool they give you when you buy the buds.
Malin + Goetz
Johnston & Murphy
Actually, R29, putting chilis in what you're cooking is a far better way to make something hot than putting [italic]any[/italic] hot sauce in it afterwards.
Panasonic - mirrorless digital cameras
R30, Etymotic is just too cold and lifeless for me. Me, I love my Audio Technica ES700 headphones. Amazing mids, sparking treble, fun bass(but not too much).
Cadbury Chocolate is a guilty pleasure.
That icleandic chocolate at Whole Foods is incredible.
JCrew is much better than Banana Republic in my eyes.
"I knew that! What makes you think I didn't know that?! Of course I knew that! Everyone knows that! I still cannot believe that you think I did not know that!"
Land's End?! They USED to be good - until Sears bought them.
Dr Bronner's Magic Soap.
Aldi has incredible quality for a low price.
Dunhill(yes, I still smoke what of it?), Jameson, and Blue Bell.
Alden Shoes. They're even made in America.
Santa Maria Novella. Moisturizer and toner and shampoo. Even their potpourri is amazing.
SmartWool socks. Perfect if you've got to do a lot of walking and don't want blisters.
Gun Oil lube.
Good Seasons Italian Dressing packets are my favorite thing in the supermarket. I never get tired of their zesty Italian dressing!
World Market furniture
Lime green Crocs
Coach bags. I have three and the quality is worth the price.
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