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Old 07-31-2011, 10:59 AM   #1592
MotorWerkz
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Originally Posted by budfox4life View Post
^ Very true. For some people this whole thing works in reverse to Cartier's advantage though.... for example my father-in-law (who knows nothing about watches) thinks his Cartier roadster is the epitome of watchmaking and often reacts to seeing what I am wearing (Breitling, Omega, Panerai, B&R) with a comment like "Someday if you save up you can get a real luxury watch.... I have never heard of your ___ (fill in blank). Cartier is real quality... who would pay so much for a plain watch like that? (referring to PAM)"

From Cartier's viewpoint they are probably happy about appealing to the masses rather than getting "props" from WIS.
old people only believe in Rolex and Cartier for luxury stuff.

some of Cartier watches with in-house movement

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