How to spot fake Goyard

Read expert-written guides on how to legit check Goyard. Know if your Goyard bag, wallet, or cardholder is real with our Goyard authentication guides!

3 quickest ways to spot fake Goyard

1. Engraving


  • The authentic Saint Louis bag maintains the correct stamping depth, thickness, and legibility for the inscriptions.


  • The “GOYARD” inscription on the fake Saint Louis bag is stamped too deep into the leather.
  • It has a thicker look compared to the real one.
  • The “PARIS” and “MADE IN FRANCE” text on the fake bag also suffer from the same flaws.
  • The fake bag’s text appears too narrow.

2. Honore Paris


  • The authentic Saint Louis bag features the “GOYARD” text with a thicker appearance.


  • The fake Saint Louis bag has its “GOYARD” text too thin compared to the real one.
  • In contrast, the “HONORE” and “PARIS” inscriptions on the fake bag appear too thick, while the authentic bag’s text is thinner.

3. Date Code


  • The authentic Goyard Saint Louis bag features letters and numbers that are fit less deep into the leather, making them thinner.
  • The characters on the authentic bag are more legible compared to the fake ones.


  • The fake Goyard Saint Louis bag has its letters and numbers fit too deep into the leather, resulting in a thicker appearance.
  • The characters on the fake bag are harder to read due to their thickness.

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