When some one is referred to as a prep
, they usually reside on the East Coast
; around the tri-state area. New England
, regions of New York
and New Jersey
. They do not subject themselves to wear Abercrombie & Fitch
, Armani Exchange
, American Eagle Outfitters
. They wear Brooks Brothers
, occasionally RL
, Emporio Armani
, etc. DO NOT GET THEM CONFUSED WITH GUIDOS
. They attend preparatory schools or go to exclusive public schools such as Stuyvesant
High School. They usually come from a long line old money; they can be thought of as patricians
. They reside on the Upper West Side or Upper East Side around Madison, 5th Avenue, Lexington, etc.
Girl: A&F/AE preps give the original preps a bad name.