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Old June 16th, 2004, 02:36 PM
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Default where do you get your knockoff handbags?

we're leaving in less than a month and i wanted to know the best places to buy fake purses... luis vuitton, prada, guicci, burberry, etc
we will be visiting san juan, st thomas, nassau and haiti
any suggestions?
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Old June 16th, 2004, 04:09 PM
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Default Re: where do you get your knockoff handbags?

They have them in the St. Thomas straw market near the shopping area. Also check some of the little souviner shops, I got great knockoff purses and wallets in one of those (LV purse wallet, Gucci purse, large LV duffel). Also, if you're buying several items, they often will give you $5 off some items.

San Juan has real Coach and Dooney & Burke stores, prices are cheaper due to no tax or duty.

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Old June 16th, 2004, 04:58 PM
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Default Re: where do you get your knockoff handbags?

No, not knock-offs!
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Old June 17th, 2004, 12:21 PM
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St. Thomas has a Coach as well. They give you free drinks if you buy there.

St. Maarten has great knock offs with real C signature logos but I see you are not going there. The straw market in St. THomas had the fake Gs that are supposed to look like Cs.

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Old June 17th, 2004, 12:46 PM
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Default Re: where do you get your knockoff handbags?

As to real bags, does anyone know about Brahmin handbags in Newport on the New England cruise--I am hoping to get a real one but wonder how expensive they are..They look so nice in the tourist lit.
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Old June 18th, 2004, 04:42 PM
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When you get to Nassau look for the Del Sol store, they sell the T-shirts that change color in the sun. They are located on the corner of a narrow street. About a 3rd of the way down the street (on left) is a store that sold Gucci knock offs. Great quality at a good price. My wife bought a half dozen for her self and as gifts. The wife was disappointed that our last cruise on 5/21/04 on the Voyager stopped at Freeport and not Nassau. She wanted to buy more Gucci's. Good Luck
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Old June 19th, 2004, 06:37 PM
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I bought my genuinely fake Rolex in San Juan from a guy who had them displayed on a card table. I also bought a couple of fake Dooney & Bourke purses, too. The funny thing is that the watch lasted for years! I went to have the battery replaced, and the jeweller (after laughing about the number of fake Rolexes that people brought in), said I had probably gotten a bargain, because the works were Seiko. The purses lasted for quite awhile, too. I think they were about $25.00 each. Also got a fake Gucci watch (with the different colored faces), and a real Gucci purse in St. Thomas. That Gucci purse wore out in about a year, too.
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