For consumers who are looking to buy a genuine Chanel bag from a reseller, my advice is be really careful with bags made after 2010, so 14 series above. Welcome to the era of super replicas.Read More
Before blockchain or similar technologies go mainstream in anti-counterfeiting, the secondary market is facing unprecedented challenges from the latest wave of super replicas. Authentication by eye is at the verge of becoming obsolete.
Once upon a time, you can teach yourself to become an authenticator by just Googling. No matter how great a replica was made, the interior hologram sticker is usually the screaming tell-tale. If you have seen real ones, you can sleuth the fake out immediately.Read More
I made a wonderful mistake on a real and fake Chanel bag! This is a case study on a most recent authentication decision I've made on a Chanel bag. The decision was partially wrong after my further research and investigation but also a wonderful example of how intriguing, complex the work of authentication can get.Read More