Analog faces reveal what Apple does so well — taking the familiar and making it their own. Over the years, they have released quite a few faces with roots in history. Each one started as an iconic watch archetype and was remade to take advantage of the Apple Watch platform.
Clarity is the first and most important factor of any product interface. In order for the user to effectively use your product, they must be able to understand the interface and how to interact with it. There’s no point in designing the prettiest interface when no one knows how to use it. As UX designers, we should never sacrifice functionality over aesthetics.