Obaku Denmark Siv Glimt
By using nature as inspiration the Danish designer Lau Liengård Ruge created the “siv” timepiece which means reed in Danish. The Siv Glimt Rose harmonizes with nature by embracing the less is more phenomena. This is a petite timepiece with elegant details such as Swarovski crystals embedded in the rose gold coated steel case and a mother of pearl dial that is surrounded by a rose gold coated stainless steel mesh bracelet. The Siv Glimt Rose is simply a must-have in a woman's watch collection.
2 Hands Movment. Size: Ø26mm
|Sub Type||Women's Watches|
|Collection||Lau Liengard Ruge|
Since the Viking age, Danish design has evolved from a basic mindset of creating a simple, durable and strong design, into helping elevate the fundamental standards of living through simplicity and functionality mixed with key elements such as: functionality, edgy/clean lines and a minimalist look. Danish design had its international breakthrough in the 1950s and early 1960s. The post-war period experienced a lack of materials, and therefore durability and high quality was in demand. Design in this period was thus characterized by simple design, functionality and minimalism. A political and social shift in Denmark, saw Danish designers use the new industrial technologies, combined with ideas of simplicity and functionalism to design buildings, furniture and household objects, many of which have become iconic and are still in use to this day. Designs such as Arne Jacobsens ‘Egg chair’ and Jørn Utzons Sydney Opera House will live forever. Danish Design is made to last. Today Danish design is known around the world for its emphasis on function, the use of simple lines, the focus on good choice of materials and quality production – with the idea of ‘less is more’ as the main focus point. If you take a stroll through the ...