The first thing to ensure when looking at any Gucci handbag is whether it comes with a dust bag. While some of the fakes may also come with a cover bag, the original items will be black or brown in color. They have a draw string and the Gucci logo will be in gold. Pay close attention to the font of the logo and the spacing between the letters to ensure the dust bag is original, giving you a little bit more confidence that the bag you are about to purchase is authentic.
The next thing to look for when buying an authentic Gucci handbag is the controllato card. All original bags from this designer come with this card, confirming the bag was checked and passed quality control after the manufacturing process. The card will have Gucci on the top, this is centered and again, check the font and spacing. Below that it will have the word “Controllato” and then it is followed below that with a set of numbers.
All genuine Gucci handbags come with an information booklet. Read through the entire booklet from front to back looking for errors. Unfortunately the fakes have often been translated from another …Read More