“It ain’t no Ralph tho!” is one of the more sticky quotes from the Kanye West Sway interview. The harshness of Ye’s delivery may turn some people off. But the truth is that this statement could be applied to many clothing lines. Ralph Lauren got his start in fashion selling ties. From there he soon built his vision into an empire. Great entrepreneurial success always starts with an active imagination and gut instinct. You must have the courage to dare to be different.
Ralph Lauren is his own man. He did not chase the runways or any other designer’s style. He just chased after what he saw in his head. It just so happened that his vision for clothing and style turned out to be classics in the making. See for yourself below: