Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Tick tock tick tock

Some of you may know that I wroteanother blog two years ago when Mr Curious and I moved into our current home.  One of the posts was about choosing a new clock.  Well, fast forward two years and we still don't have one!  We usually use the little digital clock on the microwave, but if the microwave is in use, or if we didn't press "clear" after the timer is up, we have no idea what the time is.

I was flicking through Inside Out at the library today and this clock captured my attention.


The Popov Cuckoo Clock ($125, Santina's) - I mean, who doesn't like a cuckoo clock?

That would be Mr Curious.  I show him the clock and he said "I don't want any clock that makes noise".  Where is his sense of fun?  But I guess  I don't want the clock chiming loudly at 3am in the morning either.

I have not ruled out this clock completely but I did a bit more searching.

Karlsson 3D Dots Aluminium Disc Wall Clock in Mirror ($59.95, Gifted)


Karlsson Spirograph Wall Clock in White ($99.95, Gifted)


Karlsson Dome Wall Clock in Black ($79.95, oo.com.au)


Karlsson Disc Swinging 6 Wall Clock with Black Pendulum ($89, Santina's)


Out of these four, my favourite is the last one at the moment, but it's a bit hard to make a final call without seeing them in person.  Santina's has two stores in Sydney so I may check it out.

Which one do you like?  Or do you have other suggestions?

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