Urban Outfitters sells out of ‘US Navy’ coveralls that were criticized online

Urban Outfitters navy outfit. URBAN OUTFITTERS
Urban Outfitters navy outfit. URBAN OUTFITTERS

Urban Outfitters sells out of ‘US Navy’ coveralls that were criticized online

by Christian Lopez
Stars and Stripes

A $120 pair of blue “U.S. Navy” coveralls, the baggy attire worn by some sailors at work, has sold out on a fast-fashion retailer Urban Outfitters' website.

Posted as a “vintage item,” the one pair listed for sale was no longer available Wednesday.

“Only one pair is available for purchase by one lucky customer, so get them before they’re gone!” Urban Outfitters stated on the sale page. “Please note, this vintage item is final sale and cannot be returned or exchanged.”

The mark-up was substantial; a pair of standard-issue Navy coveralls sells for $27.89 on the Navy Exchange website.

Read more at: https://www.stripes.com/1.617617

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