Friend's boyfriend just got her a Tag Heuer watch for her birthday and she's over the moon about it. Can I ask a serious question -- these are very expensive watches, but I don't...
consider them status watches like a Cartier/Rolex/philippe Patek. I never understood why people spent so much money on them as a result. Do you consider them in the same status sphere as those other watches? FWIW, I have a Skagen, so who am I to talk.
I understand why it sounded bitchy but I didn't mean it that way. It's just that over the years I've seen people who aren't rich spend $1-$2K on them and I didn't understand. ...(more)10-5-2015 10:14pm
can get a great, quality Swiss watch for half the price, so it has to be at least partly the status of it. But I don't think of it as a status watch. So it seems like a bit of a waste of money to me.