- Are they made with the right kind of leather? Almost all 12’s are made with tumbled leather, the only exception are the Nubuck 12’s and the most recent Flu Game’s.
- The texture on the mudguard and the midsole section below it should be the same. It’s a kind of scaly pattern.
- The edge of the mudguard should also be the edge of the Jumpman plastic tab and the section of the sole that comes up. If they’re not lined up they’re fake.
- The back tab should be readable and slept correctly. If you can’t read it clearly it’s fake or you have bad eyesight. The tab should also go pretty high.