Peak Dupe

A series about the end of authenticity as we know it.

peak dupe

A Day in Dupes

Could I pass off a wardrobe of fakes as the real thing?

More from the series

  1. What It Takes to Shop DHGateMy complicated journey through the final frontier of dupes.
  2. How Skims Became One of the Most Duped Brands EverWhen your brand is basics, is everything suddenly a dupe?
  3. Dupes Don’t Even Need to Look Like the Real Thing AnymoreThese fake Nike sweatshirts will get you more clout than the real ones.
  4. Do These Dupes Live Up to the Hype?We tested 17 popular beauty products — and their dupes — to find out.
  5. “He Put a Dupe in a Little Blue Box” Four women on discovering their engagement rings were fake.
  6. Beware Counterfeit Skin CareHow to tell the difference between a good deal and a fake product.
  7. We’ve Hit Peak DupeThese days, shoppers will buy anything — except the real thing.