Yes... it's true. I recognized the style by Coach, and complimented it. No sooner had I finished my sentence and I could see something was way off-- and I'm not even an expert of any kind. I just knew. Lo and behold, I go on Coach.com just to make sure I'm not mistaken, and it was definitely a fake. Ahhh, I said nice bag to a fake Quick, get the holy water, lol.