Design Challenge

A Digital Watch Design From An Unreal World

December 23rd, 2010
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Design submitted by Andy from the Ukraine.

Andy says: “My idea for this concept came from steam punk devices and fabulous pictures and worlds.

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Hybrid Analog Watch Design With Time Zones

December 22nd, 2010
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: “I sketched for an unusual analog watch and after days of experiments the idea for this watch developed.

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“Kumo no Su” LED Watch Design

December 21st, 2010
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

A vivid concept from Laszlo that uses LEDs to display the time in a very clear manner. Large blocks of light are divided by a web of lines that meet in the centre, each block indicates a unit of time and each colour indicates an element of time. Read the rest of this entry »

Starship LCD Watch Design – Get Ready For Lift Off

December 20th, 2010
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Design submitted by Logan from the USA.

Logan says: “ I started with the shape of the LCD, and the rest followed from there. Starship is an always-on LCD watch with an electroluminescent backlight and a small touch pad instead of buttons. Read the rest of this entry »

Kamisori Binary LED Watch Design

December 17th, 2010
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Design submitted by Logan from the USA.

Logan says: “Inspired by Tokyoflash R75, I revised a previous idea to have both binary and 12-5-9 display modes. Read the rest of this entry »

Dislocated LED Watch Design

December 16th, 2010
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Design submitted by Patrick from France.

Patrick says: “As in the films of adventure, there is a treasure, but we must find a button that opens a secret wall… Read the rest of this entry »

Touch Time: A Watch Design With A Potentiometer

December 15th, 2010
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Design submitted by Genghis from France.

Genghis says: “I was looking for watch concepts with a friend, when he had the idea of using a simple potentiometer instead of push-buttons. Read the rest of this entry »

Baransu – LED Watch Design With Balance

December 14th, 2010
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

A simple concept that displays the time in a fun, attractive way, but at the same time looks interesting and balanced. Read the rest of this entry »

Solar System Analog Watch Design

December 14th, 2010
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Design submitted by Mario from the USA.

Mario says: “I came up with this design observing different aspects of natural science, astronomy and time-telling.  It started as an analog design but it is also a digital concept if you can imagine the graphics in a flash format with dynamic animation, colors and textures on an LCD wristwatch. Read the rest of this entry »

Power Time LED Watch Design

December 13th, 2010
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Design submitted by Anders from Sweden.

Anders says: “It struck me that the power icon on almost all electronics is not only visually striking, but could also easily be used to indicate time, all you need to do is rotate it, letting the straight line point to the hour and the circle segment show the minutes. Read the rest of this entry »

“Bainary” Binary LED Watch Concept

December 13th, 2010
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

A concept watch design that shows the time in a relatively simple manner in binary. Using 12 blocks, the hours are shown on the left and minutes on the right. A combination of the lit numbered squares on the left show the current hour on the left and minutes on the right. Read the rest of this entry »

In’Yo Yin/Yang LED Watch Design

December 10th, 2010
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Design submitted by Patrick from France.

Patrick says: “Yin and Yang should be present in everyone’s mind. The symbol of Yin and Yang is known around the world and reminds us that the fragile balance of two entities is essential to the harmony of cosmic forces.” Read the rest of this entry »

Times “Digital” Roman LED Watch Design

December 9th, 2010
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: “My idea was to make a digital segmented LED watch with roman numerals. I think they are in the idea of Tokyoflash to encode time. Using LEDs means a limitation of expression in favor of flexibility and so my roman numerals look a little cryptic at first. Read the rest of this entry »

An Eastern Typographic OLED Watch Design

December 9th, 2010
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Design submitted by Devindh from the UK.

Devindh says: “This design combines 2 ideas. Stylistically it is influenced by the Mongolian tradition of reading and writing vertical text, a practice now common in other parts of Asia, including Japan. The second idea is based on the simple desire to protect the screen from scratches, making the piece more durable.

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Kisai Satellite – Concept To Reality

December 8th, 2010
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Kisai Satellite is the second concept to become reality from the Tokyoflash Design Studio Blog. Originally called Sensha, the conceptual idea for Satellite was posted on the blog in May 2010.

It was voted as one of the most popular designs by fans on the blog in May and the concept was developed based on feedback provided. Thanks to your votes, Kisai Satellite has become reality and is now available to buy here in black or white. Read the rest of this entry »