Originally Posted by Brittany Paris
Electronics are different than furniture. Furniture can be "copied" in a tasteful way and can get ridiculously close to the original, almost identical. Sometimes better.
All fakes, whether electronic, furniture or orgasm, can be extremely variable. Some can be as good as the originals, while some can be downright shoddy. Thing is whatever they are, they're very much illegal, due to copyright infringement.
A container full of KIRF Eames chairs, coming from China or wherever, is highly likely to be seized by Customs. I suspect Herman Miller, like most famous brands who suffer heavy counterfeiting, takes a pro-active role in trying to curtail this illegal trade.