Nike Air Huarache

Learn how to spot fakes with a 28 step guide

Created 2016-11-02 ©goVerify, Inc.

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28 point

1. Profile

Learn how to spot fake Nike Air Huarache's with this detailed 28 point step-by-step guide by goVerify.

8. Heel Cage Logo

Nike Air Huarache's have a Thermoplastic Heel cage which provides ultra comfort, look for the embossed Nike logo on the heel strap. Make sure the embossed letters have very slightly rounded edges. Also check that the top and bottom edges of the strap itself are also rounded.

13. Laces

Nike Air Huarache's come with high quality woven laces, make sure the tips of the laces have a tight clear cap.

23. Sockliners

Nike Air Huarache's have soft sockliners. Take note of the molded shape of the sockliner which fits the curve of your foot.

26. Midsole Air

Nike Air Huarache's come with a lightweight Phylon midsole which has Air-Sole units in the forefoot and heel. Look for the Air logo debossed into the midsole at the heel. Make sure this debossed logo has slightly rounded edges. Make sure the typeface used is correct. Look for the small rounded dots in the center of the counter of the A and the R.

Retail Box
Box Label
Date Code
Box Construction
Heel Stitching
Heel Cage Logo
Side Profile
Side Stitching
Heel Cage Detail
Toe Box
Tongue Join
Tongue Logo
Collar Fit
Inside Label
Insole Stitching
Sockliner Logo
Sole Pattern
Midsole Air
Sole Logo
Flex Grooves

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