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How to Identify a Genuine Polo by Ralph Lauren Shirt

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How to Identify a Genuine Polo by Ralph Lauren Shirt
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How can you tell if the Polo by Ralph Lauren Polo Shirt that you are about to buy online is genuine? Follow these 11 simple steps to verify the authenticity of your purchase. Always ask the seller to use the youVerify app prior to purchase. It's Smarter Selling & Safer Shopping.
















Step 1: Collar Label
Polo by Ralph Lauren collar labels feature the name logo, and sometimes also include the polo player logo. Check for any errors in spelling, and that the font shape, size, spacing and positioning are consistent with the official logos. Check the stitching matches the colour of the shirt, or is a defaultnavy blue. 
A Polo by Ralph Lauren shirt features a size label usually to the right side of the main collar label. Stitching will be evenly spaced and very neatly finished.
The polo player logo is positioned perfectly upright with a cery clean finish.
Check the polo player logo very carefully. The rider is identifiable from the horse, and the horses reins, tail and ears are all visible.
Polo by Ralph Lauren shirts feature opaque pearl and cross-stitched usually with matching thread. There should be no loose ends.
Polo by Ralph Lauren shirts feature very neatly cut and finished button holes. 
The back hemline of a Polo by Ralph Lauren shirt should be  slightly longer than the front.
Polo by Ralph Lauren shirts feature a variety of care labels. All labels though will have evenly spaced copy, will feature a registered trademark R, and be stitched neatly to the shirt.
Often underneath the care label is another label detailing supplier information.
Usually 2x spare buttons are supplied, one large, one small. Often located just above the care label they are the same opaque pearl color as those found on the front of the shirt. Occassionally 3x buttons are supplied in a small plastic bag.
Polo by Ralph Lauren collar labels feature the name logo, and sometimes also include the polo player logo. Check for any errors in spelling, and that the font shape, size, spacing and positioning are consistent with the official logos. Check the stitching matches the colour of the shirt, or is a default navy blue. 

















Step 2: Size Label
A Polo by Ralph Lauren shirt features a size label usually to the right side of the main collar label. Stitching will be evenly spaced and very neatly finished.

















Step 3: Logo Position
The polo player logo is positioned perfectly upright with a very clean finish.

















Step 4: Logo Close-up
Check the polo player logo very carefully. The rider is identifiable from the horse, and the horses reins, tail and ears are all visible.

















Step 5: Buttons
Polo by Ralph Lauren shirts feature opaque pearl and cross-stitched usually with matching thread. There should be no loose ends.

















Step 6: Button Holes
Polo by Ralph Lauren shirts feature very neatly cut and finished button holes. 

















Step 7: Hem
The back hemline of a Polo by Ralph Lauren shirt should be  slightly longer than the front.

















Step 8: Care Label
Polo by Ralph Lauren shirts feature a variety of care labels. All labels though will have evenly spaced copy, will feature a registered trademark R, and be stitched neatly to the shirt.

















Step 9: Supplier Label
Often underneath the care label is another label detailing supplier information.

















Step 10: Spare Buttons
Usually 2x spare buttons are supplied, one large, one small. Often located just above the care label they are the same opaque pearl color as those found on the front of the shirt. Occasionally 3x buttons are supplied in a small plastic bag.

















Step 11: Download our App
We hope that this guide helps to educate you when identifying genuine Polo by Ralph Lauren Shirts. To prevent you from falling victim to counterfeit goods, always ask the seller to use the  youVerify app  prior to purchase.

youVerify - Smarter Selling, Safer Shopping.
















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