A little Ralph Lauren Polo history 😊:
"The biggest logos became a semaphore for social status: the cross flag, the crown. The skiier jacket became the most sought-after Polo piece. It accrued a nickname – the suicide jacket – partly because of the nature of off-piste skiing but also because people would kill for it."
Man back then I had a paper route and saved my money to buy my Nike and Polo and stuff. Guess my priorities were all wrong