Hand touch method: Leather feels elastic, leather face downwards bent to 90 degrees will appear natural creases, are bent in different parts, and the wrinkles are extra and not symmetrical. Then you can judge it is leather. And imitation feels like plastic, and recovery is low after being bent down. The wrinkles are similar.
Some characteristics of natural leather are very different from imitation, such as natural feeling, keep warm, to adapt to the change of the temperature and the humidity, breathability, and so on.
Guangda Shoes Wholesale market
Most of the shoes in Taobao are from Guangda shoe wholesale market. It is a little far from Guangzhou city center. There are not so many people in it. Also, you can buy a pair of shoes at a reasonable price quickly. If you bring a camera and tell the salespersons, you have a shop online, and you can get a better price. You also can find some shoes under the lowest price and a little old which had been kept in the warehouse. Most of the shoes are imitation. If you want to buy leather, you should learn how to judge which is leather and model. This Wholesale market is massive. You should wear comfortable clothes and shoes to walk around. I recommend you do not buy the shoes for the first time. You should ask the price and get the card from the shops first. If you are not professional in shoes, it is hard to judge the shoes, whether they are imitations. You should have a look at the original shoes first. And you can found the soles of the model are a little not acceptable as the original one.
Reason: one of the giant shoes wholesale markets in China. The price is also the best.
Customer: the low-and-middle level and casual style.
General Price: 10 ~ 30 (RMB) per piece, or even lower.
Jiefang Nan Shoes Wholesale market
If you know how to go to Guangzhou Beijing Road, you will know how to go to Jiefang Nan shoes wholesale market. The transportation is very convenient around this wholesale market. You can find some shops will put some shoes before their shops before the Spring Festival. They retail or wholesale those shoes at the lowest price.
Reason：price and quality are at the middle level, and the styles are complete and suitable
Customer: young, fashion, beautiful
General Price: around 30 ～ 100 (RMB) per piece
Zhanxi Road Station Shoes Wholesale market
Most of the shops will wholesale the shoes. Just some will retail the shoes. Because of the position of the wholesale market, the shoes will be the most expensive. The most famous building is Wantong Building. When you take a taxi to this wholesale market, you can tell the taxi driver you need to go to Wantong Building, then the taxi driver will know where is. Most of the foreigners like to buy shoes or clothes here, maybe because the transportation is very convenient and there are so many their friends are very family here.
Reason: the price is the highest, and you will found some cheaper clothes act as the expensive one.
Customer: most of the clothes are going to be sold to abroad; this wholesale market is focusing on the middle and high-level people and focusing on the quality of the clothes. It is suitable for the business of the shop is very good.
General Price: around 100 (RMB) or more per piece