Modern clocks are more about home decor than keeping time, but they do that, too. Sleek and elegant, these are quartz powered (battery operated) and look great in lots of places, such as your office, kitchen, living room or den:
20″ diameter gold antique leaf petal clock, $139
Steel 26″ diameter fleur de lis openwork wall clock, $129
Stark red hands stand out against black and white simplicity. 15″ diameter, $49.50
In our world of computers and electronics, clocks bring calm and tradition to your home. They make wonderful gifts for important life events such as weddings, new homes, and retirement, and Ann can add an engraved plate to commemorate the occasion. Chiming clocks are quartz powered, and many have extra features such as auto night shut off, volume control and choice of chimes.
Chiming beauty has gorgeous details: curved topper with finial, side columns, leaded glass and moon-dial. Choice of chimes: 4/4 Westminster, Ave Maria, Bim-Bam strike (hour and half-hour) or Chime melody only on the hour. Reg $565, priced at $455.
Stately oak wall clock has glass front, pendulum, carving detail and roman numerals on the dial. Chimes include 4/4 Westminster, Ave Maria, or chime melody on the hour only. Reg $495, priced at $357
Tambour, or “humpback” clocks require skillful woodworking. This one is ornate with silver and gold dial; chimes play 4/4 Westminster or Whittington. SOLD OUT
Perfect for mantle, desk or table, this footed wood clock with curved top and ornate dial chimes 4/4 Westminster or Whittington. SOLD
Solid Oak traditional schoolhouse chiming wall clock has large octagonal face with easy-to-see dial and pendulum. Chimes include 4/4 Westminster or Whittington. Reg $335, priced at $269