His furniture from scrap wood has become a staple in design. Yet apart from being an industrial designer, Eek is above all else an entrepreneur. On Strijp R in Eindhoven, he has built a world of his own.
Piet Hein Eek Tube watch
S38 brass or steel
Simple, clean and stylish are three key words that describe the Piet Hein Eek Tube S38 watches. Distinctive thanks to the industrial looking, yet refined metal ring (38 mm Ø) around the dial. Made in brushed brass, stainless steel or black steel. The strap is made of the same material and completes the sturdy and tough look. Outfitted with hard mineral glass and water-resistance up to 50m!
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Piet Hein Eek watches: simple, clean and stylish
The extruded metal ring that surrounds the dial is the eye-catcher of this stylish Tube watch that Piet Hein Eek designed for LEFF amsterdam. The precise cutting of the ring and the chosen materials give the watch its refined, yet sturdy and industrial character. Just like the strap, the lovely case of this LEFF amsterdam Tube watch S38 is made of brushed brass, stainless steel or black steel and outfitted with clear and hard mineral glass. The interior houses a reliable quartz clock of Miyota.
Piet Hein Eek - versatile Dutch designer
Furniture of reclaimed timber, that's what made Piet Hein Eek famous. It began in 1990 when he graduated from the Academy for Industrial Design in Eindhoven with a cabinet of reclaimed timber, that is now referred to as the Classic Cabinet in Reclaimed Timber. Eek designs and manufactures furniture, lighting and accessories and does the interior design of buildings. He has expanded his work field to architecture and the repurposing of buildings. In doing so, he is certainly not inhibited by rules or customs, which may well be the reason that Piet Hein Eek and LEFF amsterdam work together so well.
Inspiration for Tube watches
The idea for the Tube watches arose from the need to give the extruded ring Piet Hein Eek had designed as the face for the Tube timepieces a more prominent role. This ring formed the starting point for the design of the Tube watches - also explaining the name. The precise cutting of this ring and the chosen materials give the watch its refined, yet sturdy and industrial character. The metal and leather straps give a subtle difference in the interpretation of this iconic watch.
LEFF amsterdam was founded in 2011 by the brothers Arno and Dennis Ruijzenaars and designer Erwin Termaat. The Dutch word "Lef" (guts) is key, because who starts manufacturing clocks nowadays when time is available almost everywhere? LEFF amsterdam: that no one really needs a clock only makes it more challenging to create clocks and watches everyone simply must have. Therefore, design is paramount, a reason for LEFF amsterdam to collaborate with top designers such as Robert Bronwasser, Sebastian Herkner and Piet Hein Eek.
|Brand||: LEFF amsterdam|
|Designer||: Piet Hein Eek|
|Material case||: Brass or steel|
|Material strap||: Brass or steel|
|Dimensions||: Case: 11 x 38 mm (h x Ø)|
|: Strap: 80-120 x 22 mm (h x w)|
|Glass||: Hard mineral glass|
|Clock||: Miyota Quartz|
|Water||: 5ATM - splash-proof|
|Warranty||: 2 Years|
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- Ordered before 21:00, delivery after 2 working days in GE and BE
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