The Punctual Man: Decorating with Clocks
Now that we all use our cell phones as timepieces, the clock may be going the way of the pocket watch. But clocks can be a handsome piece of décor, whether toeing the line between function and aesthetics, or even purely as a visual element. Here is a roundup of inspiration and ideas for using clocks in your home.
Images and Sources: 1 Parterre.com.au via Brabourne Farm; 2 Erin Martin Design; 3 OJ Clock by Jose Maria Reina, available at DWR for $100; 4 Quentin Bacon for House Beautiful; 5 Geb’s Obsessed; 6 George Nelson clocks at DWR, where the famous Ball Clock sells for $335; 7 Vintage 1950s Seth Thomas mantle clock, on eBay for $42.49; 8 Rope clock available via Shopatron for $94; 9 & 10 Retro Red Metal Wall Clock ($34.99) and Thomas O’Brien Metal Wall Clock ($42.49) both from Target.com.