The 10 Most Similar Mens Brands to A.P.C.

The 10 Most Similar Mens Brands to A.P.C.

The French brand is one of the most globally adored menswear brands known for bringing everyday basics into the world of luxury fashion – walking the line between streetwear and high fashion. We curated a list of brands that deliver that 'simple, but sophisticated' style at various price points.

January 21, 2023
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4 min

We'll dive deep into the 10 brands most similar to A.P.C. but first, a high-level overview.

The 10 Brands Most Similar to A.P.C.:

  1. Our Legacy
  2. Awake NY
  3. Acne Studios
  4. Auralee
  5. Aime Leon Dore
  6. Samsoe Samsoe
  7. Norse Projects
  8. Margaret Howell
  9. Stephan Schneider
  10. A Kind of Guise

Our Legacy

Our Legacy has become a leader in contemporary design – leading with a casual selection of daily wear with some fashion-forward pieces mixed in. They provide a wide range of fits so be sure to check the size and fit info before copping.

Price
High
Origin
Stockholm, Sweden
Made in
Portugal
Founded in
2005
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Our Legacy
Streetwear

Awake NY

Awake NY was founded by designer and longtime Supreme vet Angelo Baque. With a logo-driven design (like Supreme), they've been able to capture the cultural spirit and sensibility of NYC. The line embodies the diversity of the city all with a classic and contemporary feel.

Price
Med
Origin
NYC, USA
Made in
Various
Founded in
2012
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Awake NY

Acne Studios

Acne provides a range of styles beyond contemporary basics with an eclectic use of materials and custom-developed fabrics.

Price
High
Origin
Stockholm, Sweden
Made in
Italy
Founded in
1996
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Acne Studios

Auralee

Auralee is led by Ryota Iwai and imbues a feeling of calm elegance aligned with gentle formality, comfort meeting sensitive sophistication.

Price
High - Very High
Origin
Paris, France
Made in
Japan
Founded in
2015
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Auralee
Streetwear

Aimé Leon Dore

Aimé Leon Dore is streetwear brand out of Queens, New York that has become a favorite of street enthusiasts in NYC and around the world. Throughout the years it has evolved into one of the most sought after brands known for its elevated and 'urban preppy' style.

Price
High
Origin
NYC, USA
Made in
USA
Founded in
2014
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Aimé Leon Dore

Samsoe Samsoe

Samsøe Samsøe was founded by the Samsøe brothers in 1993. Over time, it expanded to include T-shirts, knitwear and other men’s clothing. In 2000, Peter Sextus and Per-Ulrik Andersen took over the brand and made it into an international fashion house. Samsøe Samsøe is defined by its utilitarian aesthetic, which combines the Danish street style with a Scandinavian spirit. Their collections transcend trends and are minimalist, affordable and accessible.

Price
Med - High
Origin
Copenhangen, Denmark
Made in
Turkey
Founded in
1993
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Samsoe Samsoe
Minimalist

Norse Projects

Norse Projects is a contemporary clothing brand based in Copenhagen. Founded in 2004, the brand came together as a blend of streetwear, classic workwear and high-end fashion, all styled with a minimalist Scandinavian touch.

Price
Med
Origin
Copenhagen, Denmar
Made in
Europe
Founded in
2004
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Norse Projects

Margaret Howell

Margaret Howell brings a contemporary design to pieces that have a relaxed, lived in, and natural look. Bringing together fine materials and fabrics that fits each individual piece, all rooted in British tradition.

Price
High
Origin
London, UK
Made in
UK
Founded in
2005
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Margaret Howell

Stephan Schneider

Led by German-born, Belgian-based designer, Stephan Scneider, you’ll find a collection that pays special attention in equal parts to the fabric choice, pattern and silhouette. All pieces are created under his close eye.

Price
Med - High
Origin
Belgium
Made in
Belgium
Founded in
1994
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Stephan Schneider

A Kind of Guise

Based out of Germany, A Kind of Guise offers timeless pieces that endure the test of time. You’ll find contemporary pieces matched with premium German craftsmanship and the highest quality materials.

Price
Med - High
Origin
Munich, Germany
Made in
Germany
Founded in
2009
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A Kind of Guise
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