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Rolex - As rare as Rocking Horse Sh#t

  1. STANDY schizophrenic pizza orderer and watch collector Dec 15, 2022

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    Rolex Sydney store

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    Really why bother even being open. ::popcorn::
     
  2. JimInOz Melbourne Australia Dec 15, 2022

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    Haha. Nick was less than impressed.
     
  3. YYTIN Dec 15, 2022

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    Ah ah : I knew I was going to have a laugh with your post !

    Edit : that must be the reason why Rolex has not opened a shop here in my home town :)
     
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  4. Ludi Dec 15, 2022

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    Must be the ghost bezel complete set 9EA3564D-23DF-45B5-82E0-913EA004FC95.gif
     
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  5. chrisb732 Dec 15, 2022

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    I’ve seen that before, strange seeing an empty store.
     
  6. jaguar11 Dec 15, 2022

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    Pathetic....
     
  7. Eve Dec 15, 2022

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    try going there not at 5 in the morning :p :D
     
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  8. Kraal90 Dec 15, 2022

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    Haha! Just makes you wanna buy one right!?
    The AD in my town had watches in the window but wouldn’t let customers try them on.
     
  9. janice&fred Dec 15, 2022

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    One only hopes these Rolex stores carry other brands so they can continue to make a living. Otherwise why keep paying the rent.
     
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  10. Tubber Dec 15, 2022

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    Even if they do have something in the window inevitably there is a sticker saying "For Exhibition Only".
     
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  11. Evitzee Dec 15, 2022

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    Things are better in the US, last week I looked in the window of the Rolex boutique in the Houston Galleria and they had a 28mm steel Oyster Perpetual on display. It just looked silly.
     
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  12. JwRosenthal Dec 15, 2022

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    Could you imagine being the employees that had to do the window display? It’s like decorating for a birthday party and nobody shows up.
     
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  13. bananapeanut Dec 15, 2022

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    Having to wait months for them to call you sucks, but isn't it nice to know that when they do sell you a watch it's instantly worth more than what you paid for it?
     
  14. Evitzee Dec 15, 2022

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    I've seen a few Rolex boutiques at Christmas displaying wrapped boxes or little gift bags in the window in lieu of watches, but that Sydney display with empty watch holders is just dumb. They just threw up the provided holiday Rolex display and called it a day. Lazy.
     
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  15. gbesq Dec 15, 2022

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    Stocks, real estate, crypto, tulips . . .
     
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  16. JwRosenthal Dec 15, 2022

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    Don’t forget Beanie Babies!
     
  17. vbrad26 Dec 15, 2022

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    You know its bad when Santa himself can't even score a Rolex at xmas time.
     
  18. bananapeanut Dec 15, 2022

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    Sure. If you aren’t willing to own a watch for 10 years, don’t even think about owning it for 10 minutes.
     
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  19. TheGreekPhysique Dec 15, 2022

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    Doesnt look empty to me. Looks like they are selling kissing 4 inserts.

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  20. Dan S Dec 15, 2022

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    They could use some of these

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