Category Archives: Watch Designs

HUD LCD watch: for your cyborg-future time telling needs.

Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: This is “HUD” which stands for “Heads up Display”.

Watches utilising a transparent display are a popular concept and always have a futuristic look. The trouble with most of these concepts is that they dont fully utilise the transparency of the display, unless you like to admire your wrist through the display.

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Ebi e-paper watch minimal and stylish

Design submitted by Devindh from the UK.

Devindh says: I called this design ‘Ebi’ because the eventual design reminded me of a lobster. The idea stemmed from my exploration of e-paper. I wanted to incorporate laser cut pieces of e-paper into a design, as this display technology lends itself to custom shapes.

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Aeon Transparent LCD watch resembles Alien Tattoo on your wrist.

Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: In the design process for my FOCUS watch I sketched for a concept called ALIEN TATTOO that uses the same way of stacking numbers. Despite the issues, that a transparent screen might bring, I liked the idea of overlapping the wrist with a cool ornamental display. This is how AEON came to being.

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Digit Stacked MKIII: An LED watch from the 3rd dimension.

Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: This is “Digit Stacked MKIII” cryptic LED watch.

The original idea consisted of digits made up of LEDs, the digits were arranged one inside the other in a russian doll style. This allowed the quite regular digits to become cryptic, artistic and abstract.

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Ito Zero LED watch uses outlines instead of digits.

Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: There is this wrist surrounding line (ito in japanese) which adapts in the case region to show the four digits of the time display. The line itself can always be seen completely, but it is not illuminated.

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Overlapped analogue watch creates transparent time.

Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: This design is a conventional, easy to read, analog movement watch.

The watch’s hands is made for translucent material. Time telling is completely straight forward analogue. The biggest square is the hour hand, the medium-sized is the minutes and the most narrow square is the second hand. With constantly changing patterns shows the time without the need to press any button.

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