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Circuit e-paper watch design makes creative use of negative space

Design submitted by Justin from the UK.

Justin says: I wanted to design an E-paper watch as there aren’t many around. I just doodled at work one day and the numbers seemed to appear. I went for a simple yet bold style, one that would fit the E-paper technology best.

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Elements watch plots time on a continuous line.

Design submitted by Matt from Canada.

Matt says: I had this idea while I was waiting for my oven element to heat.

I made 2 models with a continuous line of LCD segments/LED’s lights and 2 models with 3 unconnected “elements”. It’s an hour/minute watch with alarm and date feature. To tell the time you simply have to look for the segments/lights that are/is ON/OFF.

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Levitate LCD watch rotates display as time passes.

Design submitted by Andrew from the UK.

Andrew says: Levitate: is a dual format (Float / Hover) Rotating LCD / E-INK  Hexagonal Touch Screen Wristwatch. Constructed in the Following Materials: Stainless, White Acetate, Black IP, Gun Metal which all include a multiple select Back Light.

The Pair of digits at the center pivot / rotate around display 30 Degrees Per Hour, Per Month or per five Minutes. So the Digits act like The Hour Hand, Depending On the current Display mode Setting: Alarm, Date, Time Or Stop Watch: See Diagrams provided

This wristwatch will appeal to people who are always on the Move. The Levitate wristwatch is multiple Functional that is easy to use / set.

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DEZ watch for some retro Star Trek fashion.

Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Pater says: Some time ago I did a couple of co-ops with Sam called “Origami” and “Mugen-Kido” which both shared a body and strap consisting of folded strip material. I wanted to re-use that principle in a more subtle futuristic manner than would have a TF old school feel.

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NETWORK: A smartwatch with retro geek chic!

Design Submitted by Logan from the USA.

Logan says: The watch colors are inspired by the amber, green, and white monochrome monitors from the early days of personal computing.  The strap is like gray ribbon cables.  The square shape — a CPU.  Overall, the design is meant to evoke nostalgia for the vintage computing experience.  Even people who did not live through it have seen it in countless movies and TV shows, and associate that imagery with classic computer cool.

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Global watch revives retro sci-fi

Design submitted by Bryce from Belgium.

Bryce says: I’m a fan a geek vintage: pager, old computers, science fiction movie from the seventies/eighties, etc.

Since a long time, I dream about a watch with a vintage leather strap that is able to display time like a fictional computer in a (old) science fiction movie. I want a watch with a clean and simple design and a leather strap a little bit “handmade”.

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