Louis Vuitton Authentication Guide & Date Codes

When a Louis Vuitton date code is present, it allows you to determine where and when that item was manufactured and this guide has been created to teach you how to read them correctly from when they first started appearing in the 1980's to the present time. Date Codes cannot solely be utilized to authenticate [...]

Louis Vuitton Authentication Guide & Date Codes2017-11-13T08:05:53+00:00

Just Launched, eBay Authenticate

Nearly 10 months after it was announced, eBay Authenticate launches! This has been such a long time coming and while their platform is the largest one in need of authentication support, I'm excited to see how this all unfolds and whether sellers will actually opt in for authentication. When buyers shop for a designer item, [...]

Just Launched, eBay Authenticate2017-10-16T19:19:38+00:00

The New Kids On The Block

In the past couple of weeks I've found a couple of really cool resale companies that I am so happy to share with you. Both are based in California and while they both sell luxury handbags, there's a difference between them that makes them both places to keep an eye out for. First there's Marque [...]

The New Kids On The Block2017-04-19T10:37:23+00:00

The Future Of Handbag Authentication

Trying to authenticate a designer bag or accessory has been a slightly archaic process of late that had you either spending hours upon hours on Google trying to compare bag for bag or sending multiple photos to an online "expert" all the while, hoping for the best. As a re-seller, you're limited to what knowledge [...]

The Future Of Handbag Authentication2017-05-05T19:51:10+00:00

Getting To Know – Reality Check Authentications

In this edition of our Getting To Know series we have Kaleigh Kirby of Reality Check Authentications. If you've been keeping up with the blog in the last week, you have learned how important it is to authenticate any designer item you're looking to purchase from a seller you're not sure of. 1) How and [...]

Getting To Know – Reality Check Authentications2016-08-19T16:02:53+00:00