The fakes are better than ever, would you know the difference?

coach_bleeckerWith the troubled economy, many people are dropping off their designer handbags to resale shops, or turning to Ebay to sell them online.

And if you’re buying, it’s an opportunity to snag great deals on luxury products. But would you know the difference between the authentic bag and the fake? Before you buy, we have some new techniques to authenticate bags. Continue reading

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Coach Handbags a Victim of the Recession

recessionCoach is now planning to provide its iconic handbags at lower prices. Coach also will slow the pace of its share-repurchase program. Recession where effecting all section of the society, fashion market and top handbag industries like Coach are also into clutches. The company reported that bag sales fell 6% across all channels in North America. Continue reading

Coach Signature fabric

Coach Signature Fabric

Coach Signature Fabric

The “C” pattern will be crooked.  Except for some newer patterns, like the “optic” or my new favorite “scarf print,” the tip of the horizontal “C” facing the other “C” should touch.

Also, the pattern should line up and start in the center of the front panel of the bag (same with the back panel).  The center seam should go straight down through the middle of the CC’s, and the pattern should be aligned horizontally and vertically. Continue reading