A Louie (Louis) Vuitton replica purse--also known as a fake or a knock-off--is a purse made to resemble a Louis Vuitton original. A fake may be created in the LV style, or might even have a LV label. These types of bags are typically manufactured in sweatshops and sold on the black market. The creation of such bags is copyright infringement. As such, makers of replicas are liable in both .