There are more watch dial designs than atoms in the universe (probably), and I wondered at what point you would consider a watch dial to be a bit much… if at all! Personally I like uncomplicated dials, simplicity rather than complexity.
Examples from either end of the spectrum.
Junghans Max Bill (I was going to add a NOMOS as well but they were very similar!)
To the Citizen Navihawk and Breitling Navitimer
What is the design that you feel is optimal, is it a chrono or something else?