Counterfeit Merchandise Warning

the craftsmanship of kate spade handbags, as well as the quality materials used for all products, is never paralleled in non-authentic merchandise. specifically, a country of origin label within the bag, as well as a label that is sewn onto the front of the bag, are basic signs of a real kate spade handbag. in addition, you can be confident that your bag is real if it was purchased from an authorized kate spade retailer.

orders placed on the site are for private individuals and companies who are final buyers. the resale of kate spade products is strictly forbidden by those who plan to sell as a business activity.

the kate spade trademark is a registered trademark throughout the world. use of the kate spade name without permission is considered counterfeiting and warrants legal action. authentic kate spade products are not sold at "purse parties," flea markets, by street vendors. if a kate spade product is purchased in any of these places, risk of being defrauded is highly likely. the sale and distribution of counterfeit product may give rise to criminal and civil liability.

please click here to download our counterfeit reporting form. completed documents can be sent via email to

thank you for your concern regarding this serious matter.