How to spot fake Louis Vuitton

Learn how you can authenticate Louis Vuitton bags, clothes, sneakers, accessories, and more. Exepert-written tutorials showing you how to legit check LV products with ease.

3 quickest ways to spot fake Louis Vuitton

1. Label

Authentic Bag Inscriptions:

  • Thicker text with all letters at the same level.
  • Proper spacing between letters.

Fake Bag Inscriptions:

  • Text is too thin.
  • Letters are misplaced.
  • The “P” in “PARIS” is too far away from the rest of the letters.
  • The fake “S” is too thick at the bottom

2. Handler

Authentic Threads and Stitches:

  • Thicker threads.
  • Smaller and generally boxier stitches.

Fake Threads and Stitches:

  • Thinner threads.
  • Longer stitches.

3. Zipper


  • Thick logo that comes out of the metal.


  • The “LV” logo is too thin and doesn’t come out of the metal as much as the real one.

Louis Vuitton fake vs real guides for individual items

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