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I read this as "porno" and was trying to figure out how the "porno-architecture" movement looked like.
Very good point, I conflated basic luxury watch buyers and horology enthusiasts much too quickly. Mea culpa, mea culpa, mea maxima culpa.
All pics in the post you quoted are from the same designer:
It's from a movie!!?? I just google imaged toy car and chose the best one, future soccer mom styled by blind half-sister was just a bonus.
Good taste:Bad taste:everything else
Crowd was mad that the french film didn't win. I like batalla en el cielo.
I disagree, good taste is not evenly distributed and not all passions or subjects are as worthy. Horology (i.e. baller watches) tends to attract a disproportionate amount of aging bros who wouldn't know good aesthetics if it hit them in the face. Some aesthetic pursuits also tend to attract people who do not care about "aesthetics" in a wider sense, same is true for cars etc. On the other hand so many exceptions abound that every new encounter can be a surprise.
But people wearing 40k watches isn't a milieu, it is a market segment. Your initial argument doesn't make much sense if you can't illustrate it and I don't see it happening outside of watch companies executives or whatever.
Ok but name me milieus (aside from 5 stars hotels ladies of the night) where they'll spot that stuff and care. It's a minority of the people even in these groups where we'd say this mentality is present. I guess you can say it participates in a grouped signal, along other signs of money/success/wasp shit but people who think messages are perfectly sent and decoded are simply not knowledgeable about communication.My take on watches (this has nothing to do with the point...
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