But this year, my phone contract is at a place where I am eligible for an upgrade, and my old 4S has been giving me some issues, so I’ve decided to bite the bullet and get the new iphone 5S right out of the gate. I have to admit, for all the mocking I’ve done of people who wait in long lines for a new phone, it IS a little exciting to get in on the first wave. Don’t get me wrong – I’m still not standing in line. But last week I ordered the phone online. And when given the choices in color (black, white, or “champagne”) I went with champagne. It seemed fresh and pretty and modern.
And then there is this:
So now I’m cringing, wondering if I just bought the smart-phone version of the Ed Hardy t-shirt.
What say you? Is the champagne/gold iphone classy or tacky?