Learn how to spot fake Nike Air Max 95's with this detailed 17 point step-by-step guide by goVerify.
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Inside label details vary depending on year, country of manufacture and style. Check the style number, usually 9 digits, matches that found on the box. Check that the tail of the Q in FABRIQUE starts inside the circle. Check for any spelling errors and that the glue area is uniform and neat. The shoe's production date will fall between the two dates indicated on the label. Tip: Do a Google image search for "Nike"+"style number" to check the colourway.
Nike Air Max 95's feature a rigid tongue, check that the stitching is tight, even and high quality. The top section of the tongue is well padded and will feature some vertical lines debossed into the padding. This is also and opportunity to check the laces, Air Max 95's come with high quality tubular laces.
Nike Air Max 95's will have a Nike Air logo on the sole, located on a clear plastic support. Check the quality of the printed logo, it should be sharp.