Posts Tagged ‘Minimalist’

Spring Washer Inspired Double Helix Watch

August 20th, 2013
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: “This is “Double Helix” a back to basics analogue watch design. The inspiration for this design is the humble spring washer or locking washer which simply consists of a washer which is split and shaped into a subtle helix. This design uses two helix like forms to describe the time hence the name “Double Helix”. Read the rest of this entry »

Salt LCD Watch Makes Time Cryptic & Easy

August 15th, 2013
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: “This is “Salt” a design that combines a couple of features from some of my previous designs, namely “Disc” and “Subway”.

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Edge Watch Stretches Digital Time

August 13th, 2013
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Design submitted by Pawel from Germany.

Pawel says: “For some time I was working on the idea of a digital watch display that looks like analog, exploring the possibility of placing digital numbers in the edge of an analog face. In this design I demonstrate the solution of combining frame bars with hour markers.

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LED Watch with User Actuation To Reveal Time

August 12th, 2013
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: “This is “Actuator”, an evolution of my “Hybrid” design. The original Hybrid concept was popular when it featured on the blog in March 2012, but proved to be too costly to make and technically difficult due to the heavy metallic disc. This version uses a similar time telling method but gets around the technical issues. Read the rest of this entry »

An LCD Watch Designed to Hypnotize

August 8th, 2013
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: “Hypno is an LCD watch concept.

You can choose from three different animations. They are visible as long while the time button is pressed. Then will appear in the display with the current time. The upper two digits show the hours, and the bottom two are the minutes. After the initial difficulties have been very easy to read.” Read the rest of this entry »

LCD Bars Map The Progression of Time

July 25th, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: “I’ve tried create a watch with large easy to read display. It’s the Bars. This is a 12-11-4 reading system (12 squares is the 12 hours, 11 squares is the 5 minutes groups and 4 squares is the single minutes), always on LCD watch concept. Read the rest of this entry »

7 Holes To Display The Time

July 25th, 2013
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: “7 Holes is an analog watch concept with low production costs and an easy time telling method. Read the rest of this entry »

Cubie Watch Design Frames The Digital Time

July 23rd, 2013
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Design submitted by Heather from The USA.

Heather says: “I wanted to have a way to display the time while filling up all available space in a meaningful way. Read the rest of this entry »

(English) Rome watch re-designs the classical numerals.

July 18th, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Andy from the Ukraine.

Andy says: I decided design something new based on roman digits stylish watch

In this concept is used  re-styling of Roman digits.

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(English) Lines watch with a classic look & minimalist numbers

June 21st, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: I simplified the look of the numbers and this is the result.

You can select what you want see on the high contrasted LCD display: the time or date. The first two digits are is the hours or months the second two digits are is the minutes or days. First it might look a bit characteristic but could be very well recommend for both men and women because it is just a few millimeters wider like the strap.

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(English) RA analog watch with bright reflective foil

June 17th, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: The RA is a distant relative of Cypher and CLB – also analog watch concepts. The basic idea this time was using simple things to create a complex looking sci-fi eye candy that’s actually easy to read.

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(English) ‘Tentacle’ bio-mechanical alien watch

June 10th, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: This design is inspired by a combination of sci-fi and the natural world. I wanted to come up with a design that has a simple clutter free bio-mechanical look with a retro feel that could be worn as a piece of jewellery that happens to also tell the time. “Tentacle” was the result which looks like a cross between an arm from a “War of the worlds” tripod and a crustacean.

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(English) Radiate watch tells the time using shadows & light beams

May 31st, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: The idea for this design is kind of inspired by a combination or jewellery and electronics controls and a previous design called “Glow”.

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(English) Equality e-paper watch with digits based on the ‘equals’ sign

May 29th, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: I was experimenting with minimalistic numbers that were based on the equality sign. I ended up giving some segments angled ends to make the numbers better recognizable while staying futuristically minimalistic.

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(English) Ronu V2 e-paper watch (update)

April 23rd, 2013
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(English) Design submitted by Ignacio from Spain.

Ignacio says: This is a redesign of my first idea published on tokyoflash blog, Ronu. I always loved my first idea, but in 2011 (the year I designed it), I had no idea of 3D, as you can see. It’s some ugly the design I did, isn’t?

That’s why I redesign it, trying to do the best I know to date, trying to refresh it, to upgrade it.

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