Spotting a classic Louis Vuitton bag in a second-hand shop or online can be the thrill of a lifetime for bag lovers. But, if you don’t know the bag’s origin, how can you be sure it’s the real deal, and not a cheap imitation? Respected luxury consignment dealer The Real Real offers educational videos to show you just want makes a “real-real” Louis Vuitton. Just because the logo reads “LV” and not “LW” doesn’t mean it’s authentic. In this video, you’ll learn the four indicators of authenticity: materials, hardware, construction, and the date code.