Video: How to spot real designer vs. knockoff watches
25 May 2020
An authenticity expert from designer consignment shop The RealReal in New York City taught Insider producer AC Fowler how to spot replicas of popular designer watches. We took a look at some of the most iconic watches around: Hublot Big Bangs, Omega Seamasters, Cartier Santos 100s, Rolex Submariners, and Cartier Pashas. At the retailer's SoHo location, watch authenticity expert Laif Anderson put us to the test to see if we could determine the real designer watches from their knockoffs. We also learned some tips along the way for how shoppers can spot the differences themselves.
Second-hand fashion retailer The RealReal shares its expertise on how to identify counterfeit designer watches. The designer consignment shop takes a look at some of history's most iconic watches including Hublot Big Bangs, Omega Seamasters, Cartier Santos 100s, Rolex Submariners, and Cartier Pashas. Watch authenticity expert Laif Anderson then asks Insider to test what they've learned by identifying the real designer watchers from their knockoffs.
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