flnz lo imagines the apple watch made by famous fashion designers
all images courtesy of flnz lo
the highly anticipated release of the apple ‘watch’ — featured by designboom at the time of its reveal — brought on a range of reactions and opinions regarding its aesthetic and design. as a response to both the critisism and the praise, graphic designer flnz lo has created a series of fictional timepieces for highsnobiety, which imagine what the smartwatch might look like if various famous fashion brands applied their own tastes and trends to it.
marble print band for alexander wang
hints of gold and a marble print band describe the contemporary alexander wang variation, typical to his bold, black leather material usage and underlying warm tones; maison martin margiela adopts their avant-garde aesthetic to the timepiece by reversing the typical dial with minimal numerals, and featuring the watch face on a chunky strap; louis vuitton’s heritage of luxury and travel presents itself through flag prints and a brown leather strap; givenchy‘s charactertistic use of black and red features subtly along the face, with a hint of color on the digital crown; chanel‘s interlocking gold rings add a sense of luxury to the heavy-tech device.
minimal numerals for maison martin margiela’s variation
flag prints present themselves on louis vuitton’s imagined smartwatch
black and red givenchy variation
timeless gold link chain for chanel