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(English) Sudoku watch puzzles the mind whilst telling the time.

January 27th, 2012
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(English) A new concept from the Tokyoflash Design Studio.

Quite simply, the watch face is a game of Sudoku. The missing numbers need to be solved to read the time.

The display is LCD & features would include date, alarm, EL backlight. The touch screen can be used to reveal the answers.

For people who enjoy puzzles & particularly Sudoku, its a great way to keep your brain stimulated during the day. Read the rest of this entry »

(English) Digital Density watch reveals stylish, abstract numbers

January 26th, 2012
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(English) Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Say says: I was sketching for a stylish way to transform the classic 7-segment numbers. One day I thought about how these numbers would look, if seen through a perforated metal plate. Its holes would have a different visual density depending on how much lines meet underneath.
This is where the idea for Digital Density was born.

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Kisai Optical Illusion – Concept To Reality

January 25th, 2012
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Kisai Optical Illusion is the latest concept to become reality from the Tokyoflash Design Studio Blog. The concept was originally featured on the blog in September 2010. Kisai Optical Illusion is now available to buy in a choice of four color variations. Read the rest of this entry »

(English) Sphere watch rotates the time in 3D

January 24th, 2012
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(English) Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: Traditional wrist watches tend to tell the time in a very 2D format, I am fascinated by the idea of using 3D to tell the time. I decided to use a sphere as it is about as 3D as it gets, also a sphere is omni-directional which lends it self to telling the time using more than one axis. Read the rest of this entry »

Four Squares Watch Inspired By The Watch Museum

January 23rd, 2012
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Design submitted by Ignacio from Spain.

Ignacio says: “The inspiration for this watch design came from my previous submission, 4Cross. It’s practically the same idea, but much more simple and with another aspect. I searched for some inspiration in the Tokyoflash Watch Museum, the Tibida and Pimp Pusher watches inspiring me the most. Read the rest of this entry »

(English) REFLEXION watch mirrors numbers into symbols

January 20th, 2012
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(English) V-BL47 LED watch crash-lands, walks among us!

January 19th, 2012
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(English) Triple Yin Yang watch contemplates the time.

January 18th, 2012
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(English) TI:ME watch tells, erm, the time?

January 17th, 2012
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(English) FOUR : A Futuristic LED Watch Design

January 16th, 2012
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(English) Trax MkII watch rolls into the combat zone.

January 13th, 2012
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(English) Pixely e-paper watch : The time in low-res

January 12th, 2012
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(English) Asymmetry Analog watch hits the interstellar space lanes.

January 11th, 2012
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(English) 2012 Blog Designs Progress Report

January 10th, 2012
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(English) Hey everyone, Happy New Year!

Firstly, let me apologise if we, “Tokyoflash” haven’t been giving enough feedback & response on the blog. The reason is that we are just really, really busy. To give you some idea, at the time of writing, there are about 30 watch designs at various stages of development.

Secondly, a HUGE thank you to everyone who has sent in a design, contributed to or commented on the blog. We are so pleased that you guys have made this the best watch design blog we have ever seen. There are literally hundreds of awesome ideas pouring in from all over the world and people are even building new friendships though their passion for design.

Today we’d like to give you some news on what’s happening this year as well as a quick glance back at the designs that have already been brought to reality to date. Read the rest of this entry »

(English) Renesis watch sets gears in motion.

January 9th, 2012
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