Originally Posted by emc894
In my opinion, that line of thinking is ridiculous.
The Rolex Submariner, Patek Phillipe Calavatra, any single breasted solid suit, antique furniture, nice sheets, and almost any other classic luxury item I can think of all look very similar to their lower priced alternatives. If you can't appreciate the subtlety then I think that's a significant personal problem.
If something doesn't look obviously extremely...