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Fake or Real (Authentic, Genuine, etc.) -- Official Authentication Thread

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by ebmk3891, Nov 10, 2010.

  1. Panos

    Panos Well-Known Member

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  2. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus

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  3. Panos

    Panos Well-Known Member

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    Thank you very much Mr.Spoo.

    I really appreciate the price-advice as well (Hermes is not my field).
     
  4. quickhustle

    quickhustle New Member

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    Help; is this black label Armani fake?

    Ahttp://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=261017158222&ssPageName=ADME:B:EOIBSA:US:3160

    I tried to do a search first, and came up with this informative thread: http://www.styleforum.net/t/160299/changes-at-armani

    I'm a bit concerned that the tag says "borgo 21" instead of borgonuovo as described in this ebay guide http://reviews.ebay.com/Fake-Armani...pos-s-Out-There-Part-2?ugid=10000000001112279

    Thanks in advance for any information! I know Armani isn't really SF-approved, but this is the main line, at a discount, and I think it'd be a good suit for evenings.

    Cheers,
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  5. SpooPoker

    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus

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    The auction has ended, but that looks real to me. Im not an Armani expert though.
     
  6. quickhustle

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    Thanks for your opinion. I'm the purchaser.
     
  7. Jieul Jung

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    Is this real or fake? please HELP!!
    I copped this on ebay and it's shipped just now.
    but the studs are kinda poorly placed and letter 'N' of GIVENCHY is crooked.
    anyone have idea if this is legit or fake? please help!

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    it also came with a dustbag, but idk if the dustbag is real either

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  8. Gauss17

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    I am aware of the "Zegna Tessuto" line, but this one has Zegna tags? Is this Zegna or someone making something out of Zegna cloth? Or just a fake Zegna?

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  9. Nicola

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    I think that's just old . Really old
     
  10. SpooPoker

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    Yep, thats real, but really old. Like 18 years or so.
     
  11. Ich_Dien

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    How long has Zegna been manufacturing in Switzerland?
     
  12. ephesus32

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    Hi, I'm new to this forum. But recently my friend gave me this "Giorgio Armani" shirts that he said got from his uncle. Can you please tell me if it is real or not? Thank you.

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    It says "LEOOLLEZIONI". The eagle has the initials "GA"
     
  13. MikeDT

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    That's a knock-off alright, no doubt about it, I bet "LEOOLLEZIONI" was supposed to spell Collezioni, and the GA eagle/phoenix logo is from Armani's Emporio line.

    BTW do you think my GA shirt might be a fake?
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  14. JubeiSpiegel

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  16. MikeDT

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    I'm sure that Belvest is genuine, simply because Belvest almost unheard of here in China, Unlike the previously posted Armani examples.
     
  17. chiron

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    Does anyone know if this Burberry check pattern is real?

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  18. MikeDT

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    It's not quite thee Burberry check, which looks like this..
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    ...I see more than enough of it round here though.

    Burberry certainly is a heavily counterfeited brand. Did the shirt come from Ebay?
     
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  19. chiron

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    The shirt was not purchased on Ebay but a local resale store.

    There are several Burberry check patterns made . The one you posted is called Brit... others are Nova, Supernova , House. (ect...)

    I have seen others without Black lines in the pattern, I just dont know the name of this pattern.
     
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  20. makaveli87

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    Are these Versace polos authentic?
    Hi guys,

    I need some help on determining whether these Versace polos are authentic or not.

    Here is the eBay ad: http://www.ebay.ca/itm/Versace-Shor...I&otn=1&po=LVI&ps=63&clkid=748382106408886295

    Here are some pictures I received of the item:



























    I asked for the pictures above so that I could compare them to the authentic Versace polo that I have and they all appear to be similar except for the one in the second picture, which on my polo has the care instructions written on it however this one only says 100% cotton which first made me question the authenticity.

    Secondly when I googled the numbers on the price tag I only got results for Chinese websites which made me question these polos even more, and also the fact that this seller has such a large quantity of this particular polo.

    Has anyone bought from vip_couture? His feedback is pretty good, however I did notice a couple negative feedbacks that questioned the authenticity of two Just Cavalli items, all the feedbacks relating to these polos have been positive though.

    Thanks for your help.
     

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