The Karim Rashid 'Kaj' Watch is a Minimalist Time-Teller

 - Dec 19, 2010   Updated: Jun 1 2011
References: dezeen
The Karim Rashid 'Kaj' chronograph is a minimalist watch that is sure to suit almost anyone's taste. Available in seven different colors, the 'Kaj' may look simple, but it's a piece of complete sophistication and craftsmanship.

Rashid based the Karim Rashid 'Kaj' on the premise of minimalism and its connection to sensuality. The watch boasts a polyurethane strap that maximizes comfort and flexibility.

Implications - While many consumers purchase fashion products or accessories based on their design, many still seek out items for functional uses. Minimalist accessories or fashion pieces that are both comfortable and functional will appeal to a large group of customers looking for simplicity and function. Thus, these minimalist designs will generate high profits amongst function-seeking consumers.