Last Updated on January 9, 2024 by Ch David
If you’re a fan of Gucci, then it’s essential to get an authentic bag.
In this guide, we’ll provide the following:
There are several indicators to help you distinguish the real from the fake, ensuring you don’t end up with a counterfeit.
Various experts confirmed that the interior label is the #1 authenticity teller for Gucci bags.
Look at the text and the serial number on the back!
Is it too hard? Reach out to our expert Gucci authenticators:
Flip the “GUCCI” tag over and you’ll reveal the serial number.
This is due to the fake character being engraved too deep into the leather.
Gucci is a high-end luxury brand which puts lots of work and attention into every bag coming out of their factories.
Hence, such flaws shouldn’t ever occur on the original bags.
A quick mention:
If in doubt, we recommend double-checking the steps we’ve explained above this line.
Almost every Gucci bag has this exterior “GG” metal logo.
See how the authentic is also more “chrome” compared to the fake.
Generally, the fake threads have a smaller appearance compared to the original.
At the bottom of every handler is a pointy patch.
Very common with Gucci Totes.
There are two types of Gucci zippers: metal and leather.
We’ll look at each, beginning with the metal zipper.
Due to the high presence of fake Gucci items, even the little details like this stitching has to be analyzed.
Otherwise, it would be impossible to prove authenticity.
Open the bag and look at the flap on the interior side — a unique Gucci design seen on any of their bags with flaps.
The authentic stitching look must be “boxier” compared to the fake.
When it comes down to real vs fake Gucci dust bags, there are two types.
The vintage (blue) and the modern (white). We’ll look at both.
To safely purchase a Gucci bag, buy only from authorized Gucci stores or reputable retailers, and verify the authenticity of the product and the reliability of the seller.
Below is our list on how to buy Gucci bags online, the safe way.
Make sure you read our guide on how to buy high-end designer online safely.
Why It’s Safe: Buying directly from Gucci’s official website ensures the authenticity of the product.
Tip: Bookmark the official site to avoid fake websites mimicking the original.
Why It’s Safe: These retailers guarantee genuine products and have reliable return policies.
Key Features: Authentic Gucci bags have precise stitching, distinct logo designs, high-quality hardware, and superior material quality.
Refer to Gucci’s official guides or Legit Check for details on authenticity.
Red Flags: Unrealistic discounts and unknown sellers.
Tip: Conduct background checks on unfamiliar websites before purchasing.
Recommended Options: Use credit cards or services like PayPal for added buyer protection.
These methods often provide dispute resolution and fraud protection.
If you got scammed with a fake bag, you can always get Legit Check’s Certificate which helps you get your money back.
Importance: Customer feedback and clear return policies are indicators of a reputable seller.
Action: Check the website for user reviews and read the return policy thoroughly.
When to Do This: If you have any doubts about a product’s authenticity.
A quick query to customer service can clarify product details.
What to Keep: Save all receipts, confirmation emails, and transaction details.
This is useful for verifying authenticity and essential if you need to make a return or dispute a charge.
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Thank you for reading this,
Ch Daniel and Ch David