Archive for the ‘Design Submissions’ Category

A Watch Design Where the Time is Watching You

April 3rd, 2012
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Design submitted by Andy from the Ukraine.

Andy says: “I decided to design a watch based on “eyes” and I made an wrist watch design in the shape of designer toy! One eye used for hours and one eye is used for minutes.

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Find the Time within the LCD Bubbles

April 2nd, 2012
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: “In this concept watch design called “Bubbles” the digits are hidden in groups of bubbles. Each of the watch’s 4 oval windows contains 8 identical overlapping transparent bubbles.  Read the rest of this entry »

MASK LCD & lEET watches for the discerning hacker.

March 30th, 2012
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Design submitted by Anders from Sweden.

Anders says: This submission actually consists of two display concepts with a common hardware design. The ideas were so similar in layout it struck me as unnecessary to come up with two separate cases, which would probably have been very similar anyway. The displays are both HD LCD or LED. Read the rest of this entry »

Quark LED cufflinks!

March 29th, 2012
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Design submitted by Logan from the USA.

Logan says: The inspiration is “Tokyoflash formal wear.”  The result is LED watch cufflinks.  Let’s call them Quarks.  Like the particles, they are small and come in pairs.  I present the Up and Down Quarks.

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Inch (reloaded) custom analog watch.

March 28th, 2012
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: This is a revision of my Inch concept. I have made some changes, of which I think they improve the concept.

I gave the watch a sleeker look, giving it a more dynamic shape and distinguishing the strap’s sides from their faces with a translucent matte material. Read the rest of this entry »

Quasar LCD watch with wild zoom effect!

March 26th, 2012
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: Easy to read LCD watch with always effect on display.

Settings and operation: touchscreen (set: time, alarm and date, mode: time, date, activate backlight. The alarm mode: sound, sound and vibration, vibration. Read the rest of this entry »

Picasso watch shows time using Cubism.

March 23rd, 2012
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Design submitted by Heather (USA) and Peter (UK).

Heather & Peter say: Artist Pablo Picasso was one of the pioneers of the 20th century avant-garde art movement called “Cubism”, where objects are broken up, analysed, and re-assembled in an abstracted form. The digits created for this watch design were inspired by his work.

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KAZU displays time as anagram

March 22nd, 2012
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: This concept watch design is called “Kazu” after the Japanese word meaning ‘numbers’. I thought it would be fun to create a watch that uses the letters that make up the numbers 0 to 9 instead of the digits themselves and present them in a puzzling way.

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‘Dendrogram’ LCD watch, a geeks graph of time.

March 21st, 2012
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Design submitted by Cory from the USA.

Cory says: Dendrograms are in the words of a friend of mine ‘possibly the coolest graphical means of illustrating data ever.’ Seeing circular dendrograms out of a linux based computation got me to thinking of how I could fashion a timepiece out of the graphing method.  Read the rest of this entry »

‘Ripple’ e-paper watch adds texture to display time.

March 20th, 2012
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Design submitted by Devindh from the UK.

Devindh says: Project ‘ripple’. I watched a presentation on youtube from CES 2012 about the current state of e-paper devices (mainly from e-ink). One aspect of this technology that stood out for me is its ability to maintain curvature and still be legible/functional. I decided to create a design with this as the main focus. Read the rest of this entry »

Hybrid watch merges Analogue and LCD

March 19th, 2012
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says:This is “Hybrid” a watch that combines both LCD (or LED) with a mechanical analogue movement.

I wanted to come up with a visually simple design that is intuitive and quick to read. Read the rest of this entry »

TIKR LED watch animates your wrist.

March 16th, 2012
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: Having LEDs all around the wrist is a big dream. It’s cool and makes you wanna show off! TIKR is one way to do it.

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Dots.v3 LCD watch, tell the time via stylish icons.

March 15th, 2012
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: LCD watch concept with 12-5-9 reading system. Twelve large dots indicates the hours in similar way like the analog watches. In the middle of the screen five circles indicates the ten minutes and nine little dots the single minutes. Read the rest of this entry »

Hi-Five LED watch with MP3 player.

March 14th, 2012
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Design submitted by Lloyd from Australia.

Lloyd says: This concept LED watch design is called “Hi Five”. The idea came to me as I was thinking about the way light falls on the grooves of a vinyl record.

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Codex Cube LCD watch design with triangular digits.

March 13th, 2012
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Design submitted by Firdaus (Malaysia) and Heather (USA)

Firdaus & Heather say: The display for this LCD watch concept, Codex Cube, was inspired by the Kisai 3D Unlimited display. By using triangular digits (originally developed for our previous Codex submission) instead of rectangular ones, we can display two digits on each “face”, allowing room for hours, minutes, and alas, the ever-changing seconds.

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