Chain Clocks are somewhat complex, but mostly intriguing timepieces with a very simple display. Numbers are displayed along the length of a chain that moves around with gears, creating an interesting visual experience. The idea was to make a timepiece that was simple, yet complex enough to attract interest.
You better be on time, or this grandfather clock is not going to be pleased. Made by StraightLineDesigns.
Google worked with Modify Watches to come up with a range of timepieces that their fans would adore. The watches all have simple looks and you could choose between three designs; Chrome, Android or a regular Google watch. The rather simplistically designed analog watches have interchangeable color bands. Priced at $60. Via Ubergizmo
Rather than waking you up with monotonous, irritating sounds, the Good Morning Clock greets you with the voice of Stephen Fry. Not just weird sounds, but classy greetings to wake you up. It has up to 120 sounds, each with phrases like “The world has been very anxious to hear from you for the last […]
Vincent Perriard & Co’s HYT H1 concept watch has a very novel and interesting way to show time. As one piston expands and the other compresses, the bellows move the green Fluorescein liquid. Movement of this liquid works with pistons and gears to show the time. To be officially displayed at 2012 Baselworld, the watch […]
Lamborghini Aventador is one hell of a beast, and the Avengers seeks to bring the same aggressiveness and finesse to the wrist. That was quite a challenge, but designer Marko Petrovic seems to have done just fine. The concept watch uses the rare vertical tourbillon that should come in handy to save some space in […]
Clocks that show different time zones aren’t all that uncommon in office spaces. We guess the idea works a lot better if we replace the little time zone labels under those clocks and let the clocks tell their timezones by themselves.
Despite its looks falling strongly to the side of a calculator keypad, this little thingy wouldn’t add two and two. Click Keypad happens to be one of the latest offerings from Watchismo. The watch sports animated blink lights on each of its oversized buttons, which blink to tell time.
Ikepod isn’t just an hourglass. In fact, if it had eyes, we are pretty sure this creation of designer Marc Newson for Ikepod, would look down upon other hourglasses. For it is the Ikepod that has been given the divine right to rule time and other hourglasses.
Drawing inspiration from the classy and stylish 1937 Mercedes 320 Convertible, designer Marko Petrovic came up with this design study. Named 320 Concept Tourbillion watch after its inspiration, the watch goes all out on Mercedes style and appearance, with the star shining on top and a very speedometer-like face for the watch. You know, interesting […]