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Posted on Sep 23, 2015

Why Do Guys Hate Shopping For Clothes So Much?

Let's find out!

Historically and stereotypically, guys hate shopping...

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(Not this guy though.)

Since we (unscientifically) know this to be true.. we want to know why.

  1. How often do you go shopping for clothes?

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How often do you go shopping for clothes?
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    Weekly
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    Monthly
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    Every few months
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    Twice a year
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    Once a year
  1. If you hate shopping, why?

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If you hate shopping, why?
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    Because it takes too much time.
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    It's boring.
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    I don't care about the way I look.
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    I don't care about clothes.
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    I hate trying things on.
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    It's too expensive.
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    It's exhausting.
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    I like shopping!
  1. Do you prefer to shop in-store or online?

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Do you prefer to shop in-store or online?
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    I like to go in the store.
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    I do almost all of my shopping online.
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    I prefer both equally.
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  1. What's the most you'd pay for a pair of shoes?

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What's the most you'd pay for a pair of shoes?
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    Under $20
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    $20-$50
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    $50-$100
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    $100-$200
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    Over $200
  1. What's the most you would pay for a pair of jeans?

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What's the most you would pay for a pair of jeans?
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    $20-$50
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    $60-$100
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    $100-$200
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    Over $200
  1. Does your significant other shop for you?

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Does your significant other shop for you?
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    Yes! And I love it.
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    Yes. And I hate it.
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    No. I like to shop for myself.
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    Sometimes they shop for me, sometimes I shop for myself.
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    I don't have a significant other.
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  1. Do you like shopping with friends?

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Do you like shopping with friends?
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    No, that's weird.
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    No, I like shopping alone.
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    Yes. I love shopping and hanging out with friends.
  1. Are sales or clearances a deciding factor for when you shop?

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Are sales or clearances a deciding factor for when you shop?
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    I like shopping better when I know there is a sale.
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    I seek out sales.
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    Sales don't influence my shopping.
  1. What do you wish you saw more of in men's sections/stores?

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What do you wish you saw more of in men's sections/stores?
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    More variety.
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    Affordable prices.
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    Less chaos.
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    I wish it was easier to find things.
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    I never find anything I like.
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  1. Do you prefer shopping at chain retail stores or thrift store shopping?

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Do you prefer shopping at chain retail stores or thrift store shopping?
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    I like shopping at thrift stores.
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    I prefer shopping at more mass retail stores.
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    I like both thrift stores and retail stores.
  1. Do you ever talk to the salespeople?

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Do you ever talk to the salespeople?
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    I like to get their opinion.
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    I only talk to them when I need to see if they have my size.
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    No. I don't like interacting at all with the sales people.
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    Only if it's necessary.
  1. Do you need second opinions when you try things on?

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Do you need second opinions when you try things on?
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    No. If I like it that's all that matters.
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    Yes. I love to hear how people think I look in something.
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    Sometimes.
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  1. Do you ever text your friends from the dressing room for opinions?

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Do you ever text your friends from the dressing room for opinions?
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    Yes. I have one friend I always text.
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    No. I don't want to bother anyone.
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    Sometimes I'll text a pic just to see what people think.
  1. Is it a struggle to find things that fit you comfortably?

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Is it a struggle to find things that fit you comfortably?
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    Yes. I hate shopping because I can never find anything that fits right.
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    It's not that things don't fit it's that they never have my size in stock.
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    No. I typically find things that fit me.
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    The current styles don't make me feel comfortable.

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