Dear friends, about this watch concept

watches are one of the most popular luxury accessories in the world. A lot of diversity can be found and at the same time they tend to fall into the same mold: traditional face and a standard way of telling time.

This watch concept breaks away from the status quo

As far as mechanical timepieces go, Sonlig hits the top of the list for its unique selling points; features and design.Designwise Sonlig shows watch concepts that are really different but they will not move into extreme designs, the concepts are perfect blends of high tech and elegance. See more at: www.sijbers.nl

the art of slowing down..

TIME REIMAGINED

 

Sijbers  watch concepts display time close to nature, with a charming link to the the origin of time; the moving bodies in universe. see: www.sijbers.nl/sonlig


It reflects the origin of time in a distinct and clever way by intuitively taking into account the real day / night ratio. It’s time for a change, it’s time to display the missing, yet crucial piece in all timepieces out there.

Sijbers concepts break away from the status quo. Sijbers watches change the way the wearer views time. As far as mechanical timepieces go, Sijbers design hits the top of the list for its unique selling points; features and design.

Designwise the watch concept shows concepts that are really different but they will not move into extreme designs, the concepts are perfect blends of high tech and elegance.

The watchs dial is split into two sections where the inner section is displaying time in the conventional manner and the outer part is displaying the progression of the day by showingthe sun-symbol.In this way Sijbers combines a conventional watch and a sun-display timepiece, unique in the industry. Utilizing its on-board GPS positioning software, the position of the sun gives you the real time on earth, no matter where in the world you are. This watch would be an excellent traveler’s companion with this this dual time feature.

Take a look at this short video for a first impression:

THE ORIGIN OF TIME

In the old days the sun, moon and the earth were the only elements to measure time.

It is the rotation of the earth that provides rhythm in peoples life. This rotation creates day and night and changes the seasons. It is the position of the sun that tells about the progression of the day.

This progression is in fact what time is: Whats left of the day before it gets dark, what’s left of the night before a new day starts. Here we find the origin of time.

 

It started with this international

award winning concept (1986)

 

 

This is a watch concept for looking at time in a different way.

Wristwatches are one of the most popular accessories in the world.A lot of diversity can be found although they tend to fall into the same mold: typical face, and standard way of telling time.

Sonlig makes the difference