Jordan 1 Patent Bred: Fake VS Real Guide (2024)

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Last Updated on February 5, 2024 by Ch David

Straight to the point: We’ll teach you how to spot fake Jordan 1 Patent Bred.

This guide will show you:

  • Comparison pictures: Real vs Fake Jordan 1 Patent Breds
  • Explanations for these pictures
  • Professional tips on how to legit check the best way

Relevant guides: Jordan 1 Bred Banned and Jordan 1 Bred Toe.

Let’s go to the Patent ones.

How to spot fake Jordan 1 Patent Bred

1. Tongue (interior)

Jordan 1 Patent Bred Fake Vs Real: Tongue Interior
  • Authentic: Thinner inscriptions.
  • Fake: Very thick and illegible letters + “®” symbols.
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2. Size tag

Jordan 1 Patent Bred Fake Vs Real: Size Tag
  • Authentic: Thinner characters — all using the same font.
  • Fake: Pointed-out letters nad numbers are too thick and use a different font.

3. Swoosh

Jordan 1 Patent Bred Fake Vs Real: Swoosh
  • Authentic: Thinner, smaller stitches
  • Fake: Thicker, very solid stitches.

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. Family (inside)

Inside the shoes, you’ll find this red Family text on the panel next to the shoelaces — at the top.

Jordan 1 Patent Bred Fake Vs Real: Family
  • Authentic: All stitches are in place, and the text is thinner.
  • Fake: Extra stitches + thicker text.

5. Exterior tongue

Jordan 1 Patent Bred Fake Vs Real: Exterior Tongue
  • Authentic: All threads are in place + the “®” character is thin and easily legible.
  • Fake: Extra thread on the left + very thick “®” symbol.

6. Toe box

Jordan 1 Patent Bred Fake Vs Real: Logo
  • Authentic:
    • Thinner “AIR JORDAN” text logo.
    • “TM” is wider, with more space between “T” and “M”.
  • Fake:
    • “AIR JORDAN” is too thick.
    • The “TM” text is too narrow.

7. Back

Jordan 1 Patent Bred Fake Vs Real: Back
  • Authentic: Narrow shape in the middle and wide at the top + bottom
  • Fake: Wide shape all over the shoes — no narrowing in the middle.

8. Perforations

Jordan 1 Patent Bred Fake Vs Real: Toe Box
  • Authentic: Narrower perforations.
  • Fake: Wider holes.


This is all you need to know to legit check your Patent Bred Jordan 1s.

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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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