REAL vs FAKE Trapstar: Find Out The Truth (2024)

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Ch David
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Last Updated on June 2, 2024 by Ch David

In this guide, we’ll teach you how to spot fake Trapstar: jackets, t-shirts, hoodies, trousers, and more.

How to spot FAKE Trapstar

The wash tag is your #1 authenticity teller for all Trapstar clothes. See if there are any sloppy stitches at the top of if the text is too thick.

1. Wash tag

Trapstar Fake Vs Real Wash Tag
  • Authentic: No stitches hanging, and thicker inscriptions.
  • Fake: Extra threads at the top + thinner text.

Too difficult? Let our team of expert Trapstar authenticators take a look at your clothes:

2. Shoulders (Jackets)

This tell is limited to jackets — especially puffers.

Trapstar Fake Vs Real Shoulders
  • Authentic: Flatter in the shoulders.
  • Fake: Too curved/puffy at the shoulders area.

3. Badge

This is the “It’s A Secret” badge on the arm of your jacket/hoodie.

Trapstar Fake Vs Real Badge
  • Authentic: Thinner, more subtle stitching.
  • Fake: Very thick stitches.

4. Neck tag

Trapstar Fake Vs Real Neck Tag
  • Authentic: Thick and legible inscriptions.
  • Fake: Thinner text, and the “R” in “TRAPSTAR” looks like an “A”.

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.

5. Back logo

Trapstar Fake Vs Real Logo
  • Authentic: Thicker, more bolded inscriptions.
  • Fake: Letters Text is thinner — especially “S” and “T”.

6. Zipper

Trapstar Fake Vs Real Zipper
  • Authentic: Heavier and thicker “T” metal plate.
  • Fake: Thinner “T” symbol.

7. Extra label

Trapstar Fake Vs Real Label
  • Authentic: Same size for all letters.
  • Fake: Letters “T” are too wide — especially at the top.


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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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