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How to identify an authentic marc jacobs handbag

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New Marc Jacobs handbags are accompanied by a dustbag in a variety of colours and styles. For example: white with the 'MARC JACOBS' logo in black across the front.

New Marc Jacobs handbags are accompanied by a dustbag in a variety of colours and styles. For example: white with the 'MARC JACOBS' logo in black across the front.

New Marc Jacobs handbags are accompanied by a care card. The details vary according to the style.

New Marc Jacobs handbags are accompanied by a care card. The details vary according to the style.

New Marc Jacobs handbags are also accompanied by a booklet. The details vary according to the style.

New Marc Jacobs handbags are also accompanied by a booklet. The details vary according to the style.

New Marc Jacobs feature a swing tag. It details style and colour information and features a barcode. Beware that real swing-tags can feature on counterfeit handbags.

New Marc Jacobs feature a swing tag. It details style and colour information and features a barcode. Beware that real swing-tags can feature on counterfeit handbags.

Some new Marc Jacobs handbags feature a tag with 'Made in' and the season code detailed located on the bottom side of the interior pocket.

Some new Marc Jacobs handbags feature a tag with 'Made in' and the season code detailed located on the bottom side of the interior pocket.

The interior season tag also features further information on the reverse. Check for any spacing or spelling errors.

The interior season tag also features further information on the reverse. Check for any spacing or spelling errors.

Most Marc Jacobs handbags will feature an interior brand name and 'Made in' stamp. Check that the Marc Jacobs letter font is consistent with the official brand, and that the letters are evenly spaced.

Most Marc Jacobs handbags will feature an interior brand name and 'Made in' stamp. Check that the Marc Jacobs letter font is consistent with the official brand, and that the letters are evenly spaced.

Where featured on a Marc Jacobs handbag the hardware will be made of solid metal and will not chip. Some pieces may be engraved and if so the engraving will be clean with a high quality finish.

Where featured on a Marc Jacobs handbag the hardware will be made of solid metal and will not chip. Some pieces may be engraved and if so the engraving will be clean with a high quality finish.

Check the stitching on a Marc Jacobs handbag very carefully. It should be straight, neat, even and clean.

Check the stitching on a Marc Jacobs handbag very carefully. It should be straight, neat, even and clean.

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