Design Challenge

Uzumaki Spiralling Concept Watch Design

February 23rd, 2011
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Design submitted by Firdaus from Malaysia.

Firdaus says: “Unleash your inner circle. Don’t miss any time, even a second. Why press the button to see the time? Uzumaki – a spiral themed watch design is a unique, conventional analog watch that balances the importance of time keeping and fashion. Read the rest of this entry »

Cryptic Numerals Watch Design

February 23rd, 2011
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Design submitted by Sandra from Estonia.

Sandra says: “The shapes of the numbers inspired me, so I started to combine them and ended up creating something that looks quite cryptic. It looks messy at first, but its actually very logical. Read the rest of this entry »

Squares – A Light Sensitive LCD Watch Design

February 22nd, 2011
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

An LCD watch design in two color variations; silver and black, both with an integrated which initiates a light sensor for the automatic backlight. Read the rest of this entry »

FOXI Concept E-Paper Watch Design

February 22nd, 2011
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Design submitted by Sunci from Hungary.

Sunci says: “I simply had a dream about FOXI in which I saw every detail sharp and clear from the time-telling to the strap’s pattern, even the colours. The e-ink idea followed quickly, I wanted to create a watch that doesn’t require button pushing to check the time, but shows it constantly.

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LCD Concept Watch Design With Accelerometer

February 16th, 2011
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A new concept from the Tokyoflash Design Studio.

Using an accelerometer or tilt sensor, the interface of this design rotates adding an interesting element of movement to the design and to ensure that the current minutes are always aligned at the 12 o’clock position. Read the rest of this entry »

Drogna – The Adventure Game Inspired Watch Design

February 16th, 2011
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Design submitted by Paul from the UK.

Paul says: “I came up with the idea for this watch design after talking to a friend, who had suggested a hexagon design. I wanted something using a similar shape and decided on a pentagon for the hours. It reminded me of an old childrens program called The Adventure Game. The money was hexagons and pentagons.

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A Sun Dial For The Digital Age

February 15th, 2011
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Design submitted by Cory from the USA.

Cory says: “I thought about time as it’s been viewed for centuries: Sun Dials, how could one bring that concept into the digital age?

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‘Bando’ Double Variation LED Watch Design

February 15th, 2011
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Two similar watch designs with subtle interface layout variations. Both feature vertical lines of LEDs beneath a stainless steel grid that separates the segments and that also features a raised section which makes for an interesting touch. Read the rest of this entry »

Click Analog Watch Design With A Cursor

February 14th, 2011
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(English) Design submitted by Andy from the Ukraine.

Andy says: “I came up with this idea for a wrist watch design after understanding that we could use the cursor as a arrow in traditional analog watch. Here I use a traditional way of displaying the time through an analog wrist watch. Read the rest of this entry »

Emission LED Watch Design

February 14th, 2011
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: “This idea come from my previous watch concept (ECHOES) which can be seen here.” This watch design has a circular display on a rectangular case with rings of LEDs emanating from the centre in an outward manner, segments of which display the time.

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Symmetrical Rorschach Inspired Digital E-ink Watch Design

February 14th, 2011
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: “I am inspired by the so called Rorschach test. This phsychological test works with symmetrical images which should judge a person’s perception and imagination. Read the rest of this entry »

Analog Disc Concept Watch Design

February 11th, 2011
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A new concept from the Tokyoflash Design Studio.

An simple analog design that features a disc with analog hands behind. The watch features LED backlighting so that the watch is illuminated from beneath the disc when the button is activated. Read the rest of this entry »

Chromium Atom Inspired LED Watch Design

February 11th, 2011
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Design submitted by Cory from the USA.

Cory says: “While looking at a Chromium atom’s diagram, I decided it would be a fun subject to make a time piece out of. Having an atomic number of 24 makes it perfect to have 12 hour groups and 12 five minute groups. Read the rest of this entry »

Are You A Samurai? Razor Time Concept Watch

February 10th, 2011
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Design submitted by Firdaus from Malaysia.

Firdaus says: “Razor Time is a slashing time/watch concept. The theme is slashing and cutting gears like sword, dagger, knife, blade etc. The razor probably the closest to represent the watch design best. Otherwise, you can call it slashing katana(s) or “ken” too. Read the rest of this entry »

Capsule Hotel? No Capsule Watch Design

February 10th, 2011
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(English) Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo’s latest concept watch design is called “Kapuseru”. Each hour on the interface echoes the feel of a capsule. In traditional Tokyoflash style, the display looks complicated to the uninitiated, but when you understand the layout, it couldn’t be simpler (or more stylish). Read the rest of this entry »