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36 Square Watch Designs

From Plane-Inspired Watches to Grid-Like Timepieces

— August 31, 2014 — Fashion
The luxury market is expanding by leaps and bounds which has lead to the redevelopment of existing verticals; these square watch designs highlight how brands are taking a traditional product and putting a simple spin on it to effectively make it more appealing to a new demographic.

The consumer mindset is drawn to the oval shape because of it's inherently natural basis; it conjures notions of a symbiotic relationship with the environment and those around them. With that said, these square watch designs go against the grain to deliver something a little bit colder and aesthetically sound with regard to modern design. As we see futurism becoming a more prevalent aspect of the modern fashion industry, it's clear that the aesthetic these square watch designs take will spill outward into adjacent verticals.
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Cognitive Masculine Timekeepers
Cognitive Masculine Timekeepers
Cognitime Features an LCD Watch Face with an Iconic Figure Eight
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Luxurious Squared Timepieces
Luxurious Squared Timepieces
The Block Watch for Eclectic by Tom Dixon is Richly Minimal and Mod
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Digital Piechart Timepieces
Digital Piechart Timepieces
The Time Timer Watch PLUS Indicates Remaining Minutes as Slices
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33
Bold Boxy Watches
Bold Boxy Watches
The 'Nooka and John Fluevog Zot' Watch is Only Square in Shape
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32
Plane-Inspired Watches
Plane-Inspired Watches
The Bell & Ross Aviation Collection Soars to Whole New Heights
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31
Retro Pixelated Timepieces
Retro Pixelated Timepieces
The 'Pixel Clock' Replaces Clock Hands with Pixels
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30
Extravagant Diamond-Encrusted Watches
Extravagant Diamond-Encrusted Watches
The Ralph Lauren '867 Diamond' Watch Sparkles with Luxury
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Reclaimed Wood Timepieces
Reclaimed Wood Timepieces
The WeWood Chrono Watch Offers an Easy Way to Preserve the Planet
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28
Cryptic Digital Chronographs
Cryptic Digital Chronographs
The Framed LCD Watch Displays the Time in a Puzzling Pixelated Format
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Puzzling Labyrinth Timepieces
Puzzling Labyrinth Timepieces
Enjoy Games and Tell Time With the Tokyoflash Kisai Maze LCD Watch
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Sleek Square-Framed Timepieces
Sleek Square-Framed Timepieces
The SevenFriday P2 Watch Makes a Great Gift for the Stylish Man
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Luxury Tome-Like Timepieces
Luxury Tome-Like Timepieces
The Reverso Duo Watch from Jaeger Lecoultre
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Classy Minimalist Armless Watches
Classy Minimalist Armless Watches
The Nixon Newton Watch Brings a Bare Yet Classic Aesthetic
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Boxed Minute Hand Timekeepers
Boxed Minute Hand Timekeepers
The Sci-fi Concept Watch Takes its Look from Science Fiction Films
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Metallic Minimalist Time-Tellers
Metallic Minimalist Time-Tellers
The Anthony Puelo Nooka Concept Watch is Straightforward & Sleek
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21
LCD Screen Timepieces
LCD Screen Timepieces
The Classic Square Watch Gets Updated with the Braun Prestige
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20
Tactile Time Tellers
Tactile Time Tellers
The Tacdial Watch was Designed to Be Deciphered by Touch
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19
Boxy Leather Timepieces
Boxy Leather Timepieces
The Ben Sherman Leather Watch is Digitally Elegant
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Suggestively Slick Timepieces
Suggestively Slick Timepieces
The RockCrystal Watch, a Concept by Sebastian Krabbe
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Window Pane Watches
Window Pane Watches
Hamilton Time Player Changes the Face of Watch Design
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Cartoon Commemoration Watches
Cartoon Commemoration Watches
SpongeBob Nooka Watch Celebrates 10th Anniversary
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Suggestive Timepiece Merchandizing
Suggestive Timepiece Merchandizing
Messex Watches Packaging Less-Than-Subtly Implies Intimacy
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14
Contemporary Square Chronographs
Contemporary Square Chronographs
The Breil Watch Measures the Hour with Timeless Modernity
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Luxury Car-Inspired Timepieces
Luxury Car-Inspired Timepieces
The Bell & Ross Peugeot Watch Goes Nicely with Million-Dollar Autos
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Thin Luxury Timepieces
Thin Luxury Timepieces
Angelina Jolie Looks Ultra Classy in the Chanel Premiere Watch
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11
Changing Gradient Chronographs
Changing Gradient Chronographs
The Colorclock Displays the Passage of Time by a Shifting Spectrum
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10
Interactive Mobile Timepieces
Interactive Mobile Timepieces
The Neptune Pine Smartwatch Was Showcased at 2014 CES
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9
Grid-Like Timepieces
Grid-Like Timepieces
The Yonkaku Watch Tells Time with Squares
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8
Totally Transparent Luxury Watches
Totally Transparent Luxury Watches
The Cartier Santos Skeleton Watch is Elegant and Classy
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7
Shape-Reading Wristwatches
Shape-Reading Wristwatches
Mario Troise's Nooka Concept Watch Tells Time Using Colored Squares
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6
Square-Faced Timepieces
Square-Faced Timepieces
The Hermes Carre H Watch is Luxury at Its Finest
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5
$35,000 Timepieces
$35,000 Timepieces
The Devon Tread 1G Keeps Time but Breaks Budgets
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4
Off-Kilter Timepieces
Off-Kilter Timepieces
The 'Slip Watch' from Nonlinear Studio Tells Time on an Angle
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3
Pixelated Analogue Timepieces
Pixelated Analogue Timepieces
Running Square Watch Makes the Concept of Time Abstract
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2
Luxe MP3 Watches
Luxe MP3 Watches
The Chrono Nano Wristwatch Strap from IPEVO
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1
Stimulating Smart Watches
Stimulating Smart Watches
The Hi-Tech Nokia Lumia Watch is Even Handier Than Your Handset
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