How to Spot Fake Adidas NMD R1's

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Fake Adidas NMD R1's are popular online, checkout a guide before it's too late.


Step 1

1. RETAIL BOX: Adidas sneakers come in a sturdy retail box, usually featuring the Trefoil logo on the lid and side of the box as well as the trademarked 3 stripes.

Step 2

2. STRIPES: Adidas NMD Runner's have 3 Clear matt stretch TPU stripes on the side. Check that the texture of the upper fabric shows through the stripes clearly.

Step 3

3. INSOLE STITCHING: Inside the shoe, at the forefoot, you will see a short area of stitching joining the insole to the upper. Make sure the stitching is tight, neat and evenly spaced.

Step 4

4. BOOST SOLE: Make sure you can see at least a few of the hexagonal clusters of tiny dots embossed into the white Boost material.

Step 5

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