Have an old book you like the looks of, but don't necessarily care to read? Recycle it into a stylish clock--this how-to guide goes as far as using an old cookbook for the kitchen clock! The how-to by Danny Seo appears on CountryHome.com, and he explains: Start with a quartz-movement clock piece, available for $5 from Dick Blick, and the rest is as you'd expect it to go down. Check out the link for specific tips. The silver "dots" are actually upholstery tacks. - Image from Danny Seo's blog.