Young Thug: Fake VS Real Sp5der Hoodies (2024)

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Ch David
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Last Updated on January 9, 2024 by Ch David

This guide takes you through all the steps in identifying a fake Sp5der hoodie.

Created by Young Thug, Sp5der is a relatively new brand — though fakes are already out there.

Make sure to compare your hoodie to this guide before buying.

How to legit check a Sp5der hoodie

The #1 way to legit check a Sp5der hoodie is the neck tag. Fakes often have thinner inscriptions on the interior side of the hoodie, at the neck’s level.

Let’s go in-depth.

1. Neck tag

Sp5der Hoodie Fake Vs Real Neck Tag
  • Authentic: Thicker letters — they’re also closer to each other.
  • Fake: Thinner characters, also with too much space between each other.

For the spacing issue, look at the word “COLD” and see how the fake hoodie spells ” C O L D”.

That’s just one spot. Spend a few seconds looking in other spots and you’ll notice this issue further.

Too difficult? Let our team of expert SP5DER authenticators take a look at your hoodie:

2. Print

Sp5der Hoodie Fake Vs Real Print
  • Authentic: Thin letters that don’t come out of the hoodie.
  • Fake: Very thick, 3D-looking letters.

Legit prints are supposed to be printed, not to come out of the fabric.

3. Lettering

Spider Hoodie Lettering Fake Vs Real
  • Authentic: Thick letters — the “m” is almost illegible.
  • Fake: Very thin letters in “heres the slime”.

A quick mention:

  • The steps we’ve written so far are the BEST ways to authenticate this item
  • The next few steps are still reliable methods…
  • … but they apply to non-top-versions of replicas available for this item

If in doubt, we recommend double-checking the steps we’ve explained above this line.

4. Size tag

Sp5der Hoodie Fake Vs Real Size Tag
  • Authentic: Longer label with white cobweb.
  • Fake: Small label with blue-ish cobweb.

5. Pocket

Sp5der Hoodie Fake Vs Real Pocket
  • Authentic: Subtle stitching under the print with the cobweb.
  • Fake: Obvious stitching under the star print.

Whose clothing brand is Sp5der?

Sp5der is a clothing brand created by Young Thug, an American rapper, singer, and songwriter.

Known for his unique style and influence in the music industry, Young Thug extended his creative flair into the fashion world with this venture.


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Ch Daniel and Ch David

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About the Author

David is the co-founder and co-CEO of Legit Check By Ch. David's experience: 5+ years of creating educational content in the fashion industry. 6+ years of authenticating luxury items. Currently, David is the Head Editor of the LCBC Library, where 1,000,000+ words have been published, in free guides, for over 1,000 items.
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