Design Challenge

Is it an Alien? No, it’s a Watch Design!

October 23rd, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Patrick from France.

Patrick says “this is a response to my “Minimalist Watch” that was not, at that time on the blog (I thought it was really too simple). I had already sketched this “Alien Watch” in pencil, and I dared not to create a rendering on my computer. It’s completely out of tune with its exuberance of complex shapes.” Read the rest of this entry »

Typhoon Watch Concept

October 22nd, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Adi from Israel.

With this watch design, Adi is trying to convey the cyclical yet chaotic movement of time with an innovative yet clear display of time. Read the rest of this entry »

Hidden Time Watch Concept

October 22nd, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Genghis from France.

At first glance, this concept looks like a simple strap with a watch shape, but the secret is beneath the first strap.  If you ‘peel’ the strap, you will see a classical vertical time display in LED.  The LEDs are off when they are hidden by the strap.  A simple sensor switches the LEDs on when peeling the strap. Read the rest of this entry »

Groove LED Watch

October 22nd, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Heather from the USA.

This watch design was inspired by the Tron watch concept posted on this blog.  Heather specifically likes the light showing along the band. Read the rest of this entry »

Silicon Watch Design

October 21st, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Anders from Sweden.

This idea comes from the electronics that make up a digital watch, and how they’re usually hidden from view.  This watch concept takes the opposite route and displays its components through a tinted silicon armband.  The sealed design makes it necessary to charge the batteries through induction, using a wire coil. Read the rest of this entry »

The Dot Watch

October 21st, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

The dot watch design is made of a single flexible strap which is covered with a stretchable and retractable PVC-based sheet.  In the center lays a mechanism which consists of three cylinders.  One cylinder is always visible as it presses against the sheet from the inside.  You can only see a dot, not the full cylinder – this is the ON button. Read the rest of this entry »

Circuit Watch Concept

October 21st, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Devindh from UK.

The inspiration for this watch comes from the look of circuit boards and microprocessors.  Devindh likes the contrast between metal and synthetic and chose this as a starting point for the idea. Read the rest of this entry »

Centurion Watch Concept

October 20th, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Scott from UK.

This watch design is styled on one of Scott’s favorite sci-fi ‘bad guys’ – the cyclon centurion from Battlestar Galactica. Read the rest of this entry »

Cross Time Watch Concept

October 20th, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Mauricio from the USA.

This design is from a timeless shape that has taken many forms over the years.  Mauricio has tried to mix an old icon with new technology. The cross has most recently been used by motorcycle fans around the world and put onto countless products. Read the rest of this entry »

Time is Diamond Watch Concept

October 20th, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

A simple watch design that is both artistic and unique.  Hours and minutes are positioned the same way as in a traditional watch with the minutes segment divided into five parts each to indicate single minutes. Read the rest of this entry »

Vector Watch Concept

October 19th, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Tamas from Hungary.

This watch design is an eye-catching watch that tells the time as a traditional clockwork but looks futuristic and clear.   Tamas used the Gyroscope rotation concept which is an unusual device that has never been used in a watch before. Read the rest of this entry »

Lego Concept Watch

October 19th, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Andy from Ukraine.

This watch design was inspired by details of an ordinary kostruktora with the idea that if connected in series, four items can create an interesting design of attached laser that transmit information from one ledge to another cube, thus forming a figure similar to a scoreboard. Read the rest of this entry »

Cubic LED Watch

October 19th, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Logan from the USA.

This watch design is all about creating depth in a flat LCD display which is always on and with adjustable color LED. Read the rest of this entry »

Steampunk Watch Design

October 18th, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Anders from Sweden.

This concept springs form Anders’ interest in steampunk, hence this mechanical, planet-geared almost victorian timepiece, which can be used as a wrist or pocket watch with its removable leather strap. Read the rest of this entry »

Transformers Watch Concept

October 18th, 2010
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(English) Design submitted by Andy from Ukraine.

Andy created this futuristic concept inspired by Transformers.  Time is directly shown as digits but in a curved form that does not make it easily discernible. Read the rest of this entry »