Hilarious Knock-Offs Made in China

When my sister Karen went on a business trip to China this week, I gave her a side assignment—to photograph all the knock-off items and funny English signs she sees. I wasn’t just talking about fake Nikes and Louis Vuittons; I was inspired by this 2012 Buzzfeed list that spawned other listicles of hilarious China-made knock-offs.

Here are the 15 photographs my sister submitted.

Or never.
Happy birthday, Einstein.
Makes your teeth whiter and crusti… never mind.
I’m not sure I can translate this word.



2-in-1
No tears.
#hardgrunge meets #floralvintage
They also have oarnges and starwberries.
Well, people say you should live outside the cookie cutter world.




Laughing water
More than full circle!
Because you might falling




#suchwow
For your hipster baby
Sweet!

Got any made-in-China photos to share? Post the links to your photos below. I’d love to see them.

September 10, 2015