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There is nothing wrong with getting a fake if that's what you want / know you're getting but not if you think it's kosher. I'd say spend your money on decent leather and get a lovely non Mulberry clutch but otherwise get a fake that admits it's a fake. Some of them are amazing (but the quality is massively different of course)
It's odd but fake mulberry bags irritate me more than others. I suspect it is because the bags are made by trained craftsmen in the uk. Copying some designer label made in your average Chinese sweat shop is less annoying. But mulberry are about quality and craftsmanship and is training craftsmen in the uk.
I suspect that is unreasonable of me but it pisses me off
Pagwatch - I don't think that's unreasonable at all. I know that one raid of a Chinese factory making fake Louis Vuitton found children who had their legs broken because they had tried to run away. That is the sort of practice that buying fakes funds.
The web address gives it away. Fakes. And, frankly, if something looks too good to be true then it generally is.
As for Mulberry bags being made by trained craftsmen in the UK, that's not strictly true. SOME Mulberry bags are made at their factory in Somerset, but a great deal are also made in Turkey and China. I have five Mulberry bags and only two have a "Made in England" tag inside.
It bugs me that Mulberry market themselves as this wonderful British brand supporting British craftsmen. I reckon no more than 40% of their bags are British made.