There seem to be a lot of scam clothing ads on Facebook – for shoes, boots, dresses, t-shirts, clothing of all kinds. How to tell a scam Facebook ad from a legitimate one? A friend was recently taken in by an ad on Facebook for cheap slippers. He never received anything. Then today I saw an ad for what appeared to be a very lovely tunic – but it was cheap and seemed too good to be true. So I did some research. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.