Posts Tagged ‘Minimalist’

Rocking-Watch with concealed display

September 17th, 2014
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Design submitted by Patrick from France.

Patrick says: It is a project inspired of the “Rotate-Watch” and the “Koinshidensu-Watch”.

The “Rocking-Watch” makes coincide enigmatic pieces of LED, so that they form readable figures. It is necessary to look at the watch perpendicular to its vision and to make it swivel, towards outside, in line with arm, until the figures are formed to give the hour. Several animations are programmable. AM-PM – Display the hour and the date – Mode of alarm – Unisex design for small and large the wrists.

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Enigma watch encrypts the time with a subtle twist.

September 15th, 2014
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Design submitted by Timur from Kyrgyzstan.

Timur says: Dear colleagues, I have designed a new watch “ENIGMA”, which looks very mysterious at a first glance. However, once you understand how it works, it will become very simple and easy.

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Discreet watch returns with a re-design

August 20th, 2014
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Design submitted by Jacques from The Netherlands.

Jacques says: The watch is a redesign of the watch I posted earlier. Although the watch looks quite different from the first one, the principle actually is the same. A minimalistic watch with a completely blank front and time reading functionality on the side, which creates a surprising effect compared to the many watches with frontal displays and numerous clocks/pointers etc.

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Rainbow spectrum watch translates time into colour.

August 18th, 2014
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Design submitted by Andy from the Ukraine.

Andy says: My idea is based on popular watch Kisai Kaidoku. I decided to use text time message, but to use unconventional text style, to use color spectrum

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Light-Series e-paper watch with built in flashlight

July 29th, 2014
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Design submitted by Lance from Australia.

Lance says: One night after a long day at work I parked my car in the city street and then proceeded to try and read the parking meter in the dark.  I pulled out my trusty phone to use the LED flash as a torch so I could read the meter.  Sure enough I dropped my phone on the concrete (smashing its screen in the process!).  After I got over the anger, the idea came to me.  Why not have a flash light built into a watch!  I’ve never seen someone drop their watch!

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Xtal Smart hides its true power below a sleek black surface.

July 25th, 2014
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: This is the smart edition of my Xtal concept. People who saw it in the Design Studio Blog like the futuristic look, a combination of the simple shape and the cryptic numbers. Adding some smartness could make a good product.

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Mercury analogue watch with liquid metal time telling

July 24th, 2014
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: I wanted to come up with a back to basics analogue design with a hint of sci-fi which would be easy to make and traditional in its time telling. “Mercury” was born.

The time telling is traditional analogue using off the shelf movements. This twist in this case is that the hands and markers are organic in form and look like that they are a splat or splash of liquid metal or some kind of gelatinous alien lifeform.

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MK-1 WEAPON watch displays alien countdown

July 23rd, 2014
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Design submitted by Valentin from the USA.

Valentin says: I came up with this design when i was in a meeting and my friend asked me for the time, so i showed him the time with my my fingers using my left hand. I know its kinda corny the way i came up with this lol but i think it works. I called it MK-1 WEAPON. Being a alien weapon, i decided on one of the color schemes to represent master chief from halo.

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Vortex watch has the time sucked into a hole

July 16th, 2014
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Design submitted by Valentin from the USA.

Valentin says: The polygon is my favorite shape so I decided to make a watch with a polygon led format, I called it Vortex.

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Swirl II re-invents the analogue watch

July 9th, 2014
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: I was making a working clock of my original SWIRL watch concept as a little project and realised that the concept could be made easier to read by dividing the time telling into two or three displays rather than the single one on the original version, SWIRL II was born.

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Discreet & minimal watch with natural materials

July 8th, 2014
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Design submitted by Jacques from The Netherlands.

Jacques says: In a quest for a minimalistic watch I excluded all time reading functionality from the front of the watch and placed it on the side.

It’s actually just a very minimalistic watch on where the time can be read on the side. The dot light represents the hour hand and the ring light the minute hand. The time can be read rather easy but this of course also depends on the hour of the day.

The time reading functionality on the side leaving the front blank, creates a surprising effect, compared to the many watches that have frontal displays with numerous clocks and pointers etc.

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ITO•E watch draws the time with a continuous line. (update)

July 7th, 2014
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: Since my first ITO design (my second blog entry) I thought about alternatives, especially when it comes to feasibility.

Adapted to what’s possible today, the ITO•E uses a color filmed segmented epaper display embedded in a structured silicone unibody.

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The watch Phenomenon using cubist time.

June 27th, 2014
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: In search for a minimalistic analog watch idea I took inspiration from older concepts of mine and combined them for Phenomenon.

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ION LED watch looks like a alien code.

June 20th, 2014
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: I thought about what is possible with the idea I had for the Invasion LED watch concept and made some changes. This is how the Ion was born.

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Web watch spins up some LED time telling

June 11th, 2014
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Design submitted by Gabriel from Romania.

Gabriel says: I do not have a particular inspiration for this concept but as the clock display resembles a spider web, I thought to name it “web”. The watch has 60 segments that light up and in center a digital numeric display.

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