Agreed. I don't think the writers wanted the audience to put much thought into this, and they figured we'd just squeal at the sight of the characters trying on all those dresses.
But honestly, I kept thinking, "Man oh man, are these characters stupid!"
First there's Elektra. In the first episode, the police warned her that Giuliani was after the mafia and the sex industry, and threatened to search her home and her books. (Which is why she had to get rid of the suitcase.)
So now she's living life in open, outrageous extravagance, and meeting with the mafiosos in her home, and arr