what is the most valuable fashion brand in the world?

As Forbes releases its annual list of most valuable brands, a look at the fashion houses that made the cut.

by Stuart Brumfitt and i-D Staff
15 May 2015, 2:18pm

Forbes' annual 'World's Most Valuable Brands' list came out this week, and even though no fashion brands are sitting pretty in the top ten, the industry still proves it's a heavy hitter with 11 fashion labels making the top 100. Technology brands dominate with six in the top ten (Apple, Microsoft and Google are the 1,2,3), but then Louis Vuitton comes in at 14, Nike at 18 and H&M at 33. As well as the brands doing clothing, Cartier and Rolex rep for luxury and beauty brands L'Oréal, Lancôme and Estée Lauder are all present. Here are the top most valuable fashion brands, with rankings in brackets.

Louis Vuitton (14)
Nike (18)
H&M (33)
Gucci (42)
Hermes (51)
Zara (58)
Coach (63)
Prada (74)
adidas (83)
Chanel (85)
Ralph Lauren (89)


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