Fake vs. Real Rolex: How to Spot the Difference

Popular branded items from clothes, shoes, to bags, have the potential to catch the attention of many because of their known expensive price tags. Rather than paying full price for the real thing, others opt for the class AA imitations.   More often, these items are coming closer and closer in looking like the bona fide articles of art and fashion and it’s becoming more difficult when trying to spot the difference.  As an example, can you spot a fake Rolex?    In case you’re thinking of getting one for yourself or as a gift, these signs must be taken into consideration so you’d know if the Rolex you’re buying is the real thing: 1. Packaging  Photo Source: Pawndirect.co.uk How the timepiece is presented is the first thing you should examine.  Rolex art pieces come in a very elegant packaging.  Along with a nice box, it must include instructions, warranty, paperwork, and a letter of authenticity.  If these things are not present, make sure that the place you’re purchasing … [Read more...]