The reason I started thinking about this is I got my latest fashion accessory yesterday. It is a leg brace that is spring-loaded, so if my leg spasms, it will ease up on the tension and gradually return my leg to an extended position (don’t be jealous now).
I didn’t know if I should fit into the model category (since I get new weird accessories all the time) or the home improvement category (since I have more hardware than I could possibly use). That started me thinking about how much in common the two have. For example:
Men enjoy looking at both for extended periods of time.
They both market things that most people would never have a use for.
The results of “doing it yourself” are never as good as you hoped they would be:
Their stuff is way too expensive:
They never seem to have what you need: