The Limited Edition model was created by the Jimmyjane label in collaboration with the Citizen studio, is made out of gold and will cost you about $300.
A vibrator made out of gold? Maybe there's something to it. Not that I would know anything at all about sex toys.
Implications - As a way to differentiate their products from their competitors', corporations are encrusting their wares with luxurious textiles. They hope to attract consumer attention in this way through positive association to financially extravagant lifestyles, as well as through the sheer novelty of owning an opulent version of an everyday item. Rather than producing a line of goods with luxurious textiles, corporations may consider producing a few strictly for publicity purposes.