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What do we call person who buys or collects branded things like shirts, shoes, cars etc...

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A collector? ... –  Oldcat May 21 at 17:47
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If he does it at gunpoint – a brandit. –  Edwin Ashworth May 21 at 18:32
    
Could you be more specific? Only buys things of certain brands? Only buys brand-names (of all things)? Or only buys things of one brand? –  Simon Sarris May 21 at 20:39

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Materialistic is the most apt term I can think of:

ma·te·ri·al·ism: a way of thinking that gives too much importance to material possessions rather than to spiritual or intellectual things

The term sneakerhead also comes to mind, but describes nowhere near what you're trying to describe. From the related Wikipedia entry:

A sneakerhead is a person who collects, trades or admires sneakers as a form of hobby. A sneakerhead may also be highly experienced in distinguishing between real and fake replica sneakers.

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Consumerist would also work. –  njboot May 21 at 21:28

I think that we can him/her a 'Fashion victim collector'

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I would call that person a brand slave or a brand whore.

brand slave: someone who buys and prominently displays name brand products (or products that feature large corporate polos, e.g. Ralph Lauren's Big Pony) under the belief that such loyalty to a label or corporation is a cachet and brings prestige to their otherwise lack of taste, regardless of the actual quality or value of the product.

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The term is unfortunately, a bit vulgar. –  dwjohnston May 21 at 22:31
    
@user1068446 Indeed. But "brand slave" is not. –  Elian May 21 at 22:33
    
You can be materialistic and not care about brands. –  Elian May 22 at 0:16

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