Real or rip-off? Authentication Secrets Revealed!
Don’t get burned! Learn how to spot counterfeits and run a professional sneaker inspection before you buy. We show you how. How To Spot Fake Sneakers is your complete guide to sneaker authentication and inspection. Run your own legit checks. Don’t get ripped off. Start authenticating now.
- How to spot fake Nike Air Jordan, Air Max, Day Break, ZoomX Vaporfly
- How to spot fake Vans Old Skool, Adidas Yeezy
- Complete sneaker authentication details uncovered
- Step-by-step inspection of Air Jordan 1 , Vans Old Skool, Yeezy 500, and more
- More than 400 side-by-side photos of real vs. fake
- Complete shoe inspection checklist – not offered anywhere else
Look inside cut-in-half classic sneakers like Jordan 1 and Yeezy 500. We have cut them in half and detailed the real vs. counterfeit shoes in side-by-side photos. You will see the detailed counterfeit shortcuts in materials and manufacturing. Step-by-step in-depth inspections with instructions for any fan to follow. More than 400 detailed photos of real vs. fake including Nike Air Max and Day Break.
Run your own inspections and authentications with the Complete Shoe Inspection Checklist. We show you how. Want to be sure your Vans Old Skool kicks are an authentic Vans product? How To Spot Fake Sneakers is your complete guide to sneaker authentication and inspection. Run your own legit checks. Don’t get ripped off.
Start with sneaker authentication basics then advance to study sneaker construction and professional footwear inspection techniques. See detailed authentications of the Nike Air Jordan 1, Adidas Yeezy 500, Nike ZoomX Vaporfly Next%, Vans Old Skool, Nike Air Max 90, Nike Day Break. Real or rip-off? Secrets are revealed in one comprehensive guide.
Large 8″x10″, full-color format, 135 pages
CHAPTER 1 : SNEAKER AUTHENTICATION BASICS
The skills required to master sneaker authentication
The sneaker authentication basics
CHAPTER 2 : PRODUCT PROVENANCE
The product provenance guidelines
Is the price right, or too good to be true?
Who, what, and where of sneaker buying
CHAPTER 3 : FOOTWEAR CONSTRUCTION
What is a shoe last?
The parts of a sneaker
Strobel lasting vs. board lasting
Cold cement vs. vulcanization
Sneaker construction terminology
CHAPTER 4 : HOW TO INSPECT A SNEAKER
How to inspect a sneaker like a pro
Fake shoes are cheap shoes
Shoe quality grades
Common shoe quality problems
Complete shoe inspection checklist
CHAPTER 5 : HOW TO INSPECT THE VANS OLD SKOOL
Checking for symmetry
Inspecting shoes inside and out
Are Vans good shoes?
CHAPTER 6 : HOW TO INSPECT THE NIKE AIR JORDAN 1 MID OG
Check for symmetry
Colors and materials
Are Air Jordans good shoes?
CHAPTER 7 : HOW TO SPOT A FAKE NIKE AIR JORDAN
Authenticating the Air Jordan
See inside a real and a fake Air Jordan
What is missing in the outsole?
CHAPTER 8 : HOW TO SPOT A FAKE NIKE ZOOMX VAPORFLY
Authenticating the ZoomX Vaporfly NEXT%
Critical parts are missing
Can fake shoes be dangerous?
CHAPTER 9 : HOW TO SPOT A FAKE VANS OLD SKOOL
Authenticating the Vans Old Skool
WTF is vulcanization?
This is what a bad fake looks like
CHAPTER 10 : HOW TO SPOT A FAKE NIKE AIR MAX 90
Authenticating the Nike Air Max 90
Look at the small details
The parts are all there, but they’re all wrong
CHAPTER 11 : HOW TO SPOT A FAKE NIKE DAY BREAK
Authenticating the Nike Daybreak
A simple shoe, simply made poorly
Did Nike make a fake version of their own shoe?
CHAPTER 12 : HOW TO SPOT A FAKE ADIDAS YEEZY 500
Authenticating the Adidas Yeezy 500
Kanye will be angry when he sees this.
Title: How To Spot Fake Sneakers
Series: How Shoes are Made (Book 5)
Publisher: Wade’s Place (October 1, 2021)
Paperback: 141 pages
Item Weight: 1.01 pounds
Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.34 x 11 inches