How to spot a real vs fake Fendi Handag.
As a fashion writer and personal wardrobe stylist, I’ll show you in this guide how to make sure you’re buying an authentic Fendi Handbag. It is a highly appreciate purse brand that designed ones of the most exquisite handbags. Fendi Handbags are generally considered to be one of the most counterfeited bags in the market today. If you’d like to buy a genuine Fendi Designer bag, you must ensure that the product you are getting is authenticate and not a knockoff.
Determining the authenticity on Fendi Bags, or any product can be a little tricky and the replica manufacturers have become so experienced that it is almost an impossible task to distinguish the original one from a fake, but if you know the basics, you will be able to spot a fake in just a few seconds.
Fendi handbags are popular and cost as much as they do because first and for-most they are made from quality materials.
Take a good look at the stitching. There should be no loose or missing stitches, the color of the thread should match the main color of the bag and the stitches should be evenly spaced.
3. The Logo.
If the handbag is leather, the logo should be engraved, not just printed on the leather. The brand name or logo should be engraved, not embossed or simply printed on the hardware. You can also find the brand name of logo engraved on the strap hardware on Fendi.
The quality of the leather is the first thing you should check. Inspect the material the lining, hardware and accents are made of. Many handbags are made of different types of leather, from Lambskin, Calfskin, Goatskin and Patent Leather, but it is easy to distinguish if the leather is of a good quality or not. The lining is usually made of a satin material that has a nice shine to it and most designer handbags have the name brand name or logo on the lining. Designers almost always use leather accents, not plastic. Some purses have straps that are specially coated and seem to be artificial. However a quick look at the edge of the strap, usually near a stitched joint, should reveal a leather core.
5: Authenticity Card.
If there is an authenticity card. An authenticity card is a little card that usually has the manufactures logo embossed on the front and has some information about the product you purchased and sometimes includes a magnetic strip, bar code. Many manufacturers, including Fendi, Doir, Gucci, Kate Spade and Coach, use these cards.