Whether you are an incredibly punctual person, or a relaxed soul with a rather flexible understanding of time, there will always come a point in your day when you really just need a good clock to keep you oriented.
Now, most clocks out there are pretty mundane and basic. But there are are also many, many fascinating and fun timepieces out there that can bring a smile to your face – and also remind you that the last bus is leaving in two minutes flat and you need to leave the house NOW.
So why settle for an ordinary, average clock when you could have an awesome and eye-catching one? To help you pick out just the right timepiece for you, we’ve gathered together 35 of our favourite clocks for sale in the UK to get you started!
1. Cutlery Clock
It’s always time to eat with this fabulous kitchen clock! The central timepiece has knife and fork hands, framed with plastic cutlery and utensils of all kinds. Available in many different colours, it’s perfect for hungry households.
2. Projecting Dual Alarm Clock
This impressive digital clock features a radio, a sleep timer, a soft light that projects the time onto the ceiling, 2 separate alarms to allow different wake-up times on the same morning… and it’s available in different colours. Definitely an all-round winner.
3. DIY Frameless Silver Clock
Here is a clock that will become a stunning focal point in any room. Its frameless design allows you to place the numbers however close or far you want. As an added bonus, the hands move silently!
4. Digital Calendar Clock
With an extra large display, this handy digital clock clearly displays the time and date. It also includes an alarm clock and can stand on its own or hang from the wall.
5. Time Teacher Analogue Clock
Learning to tell the time can be tricky business! Give your young learners a helping hand with this colourful, educational and engaging analogue clock.
6. Waterproof Bathroom Clock
This sleek bathroom timepiece is waterproof and features a thermometer, humidity meter, and timer. It can stand on its own, be hung from a hook, or stuck on the wall with the included strong suction cup.
7. Shabby Chic Vintage Clock
Sporting that vintage Parisian floral style, this clock is a charming throwback to another era. Decorated with an aged vintage patchwork motif and delicate hands, it will give your home that cosy, country touch.
8. Vintage Skeleton Clock
This stunning clock proves that less is definitely more. With an open back, the skeleton metal frame allows the wall behind to really show off the beautiful timepiece fashioned from sturdy, elegant iron. A great statement clock!
9. Roman Numerals DIY Wall Clock
This sophisticated silver clock will transform any bland, empty wall into a stunning focal point. With bold Roman numerals and simple, classy hands, the individual parts of the clock can all be arranged however and wherever you want.
10. Metal Gears Skeleton Clock
For a unique, industrial touch to your home, why not add some no-nonsense black iron decor? This eye-catching skeleton clock features big metal gears and Roman numerals, really adding that heavy-duty, mechanical vibe to any wall.
11. Rustic Round Wooden Clock
Contemporary meets classic in this gorgeous wooden clock. Carefully cut-out numbers and white hour and second hands contrast well with the smooth brown face, making it easy to tell the time from anywhere in the room.
12. Thermometer and Hygrometer Clock
A classic clock with a twist, this timepiece is available in five different colours and features a thermometer and hygrometer. So you can check the temperature and humidity at a glance, as well as the time.
13. Picture Frame Clock
For a uniquely personal gift, fill the little photo frames around this clock with pictures! Made of smooth black plastic with a white clock face, the timepiece features a total of twelve different sized photo frames.
14. Diamante Sunburst Clock
Everyone needs some sparkle in their life, and that is exactly what this clock can bring. Glittering diamanté crystals surround the smooth silver clock face, spreading out in a beautiful sunburst style from the centre.
15. Asymmetric Numbers DIY Wall Clock
If you don’t like your surroundings to be all the same uniform and boring style, get your hands on this funky asymmetric clock! You can even replace the numbers with pictures or icons of your own.
16. Garden Thermometer and Hygrometer Clock
Functional and beautiful, this 3 piece garden clock features a clock face, hygrometer and thermometer, fashioned into a lovely wrought iron bird design. Made from durable, weather resistant steel and available in three different colours.
17. Ornamental Butterfly Clock
Here is a lovely clock to add that dainty little woodland touch to your home. With an intricately carved wooden pattern of a butterfly and blossoming flowers, it brings a little bit of outdoor magic indoors.
18. Alternative Numbers Clock
There are many other ways to express the numbers on a clock, other than the simple numerals 1-12 that are usually used. This quirky clock is a great gift for those who think outside the box!
19. Wooden Tree Clock
This laser cut wooden beauty will look at home in any room of the house. The intricate tree and bird design is finished off with slightly charred edges, for a lovely and unique piece of decor.
20. Mickey Mouse Clock
Everyone’s favourite mouse is now available in clock format, thanks to this Mickey style timepiece complete with little mouse shaped cutouts. You can choose from black or white versions, with several colour options for the hands.
21. Marvel Avengers Clock
You know things are going to be epic when the Avengers assemble. And in this case, that means one epic clock, ready to bring some thrilling action (or, perhaps, some happy ticking) into your favourite hideaway.
22. Frying Pan Clock
This fun piece of kitchen kit looks very realistic! You’d be forgiven if you tried to take it off the wall to fry some eggs. We recommend leaving the actual frying business to another pan though…
23. Fairy Sticker Clock
Home is that happy place where you can be yourself and do what you want. Like dance with fairies, if that’s what floats your boat! In which case, you’ll definitely want this cute little sticker clock set.
24. Secret Safe Clock
This clock is just your average analogue timepiece, until you open it up and discover the hidden little compartments lurking away at the back. Perfect for hiding away a little stash of valuables! Or chocolates…
25. Coffee Wall Clock Panels
For some, telling the time is easy: it’s always coffee time. If you know someone who lives, breathes, and drinks coffee, this clock and coffee panels set will be just their cup of tea- erm, coffee…
26. Bird Song Clock
Here is a clock with music for the ears and soul! Announcing each hour with a melodic outburst of birdsong, the clock warbles and sings its way through 12 different bird songs for our human enjoyment.
27. Glow in the Dark Moon Clock
Bring the magic of the full moon right into the smallest and darkest corner of the house! This mesmerising clock glows in the dark, is easily attached almost anywhere, and makes no annoying ticking sound.
28. 3D Ripples Statement Clock
If you’re looking for a classy clock with wow factor, here is your answer. Slightly overlapping circles blend together in appealing ripples to form this gorgeous clock, which is suitable for both indoor and outdoor use.
29. Glow in the Dark Death Star Clock
Death Stars rarely have a pleasant fate, but this specimen is destined for a life of glowing happily in a safe, sheltered human house. The non-ticking hands help keep its overall vibe silent and ominous.
30. Brain Cogs Clock
Now you can literally see the wheels turning in someone’s head! Here’s an amusing and quirky timepiece for anyone with a sense of humour. And for those who take a loooong time to think things over…
31. Wheel Rim Clock
The perfect clock for car fanatics who love being out there burning rubber. Or wish they could be out there burning rubber. Features spanner and screwdriver hands, controllable LED lights, and a realistic rim shaped frame.
32. Star Wars Vinyl Record Clock
Vintage vinyl records, you adore. A clock for your room, you need. Obsessed with the Star Wars universe, you are. Made from vinyl records, this amazing clock is. Buy it, you must. Thank Yoda, you will.
33. Steampunk Gears Clock
It’s the incredible network of gears and little fiddly bits, all working seamlessly together, that makes clocks so enchanting. Here’s a timepiece that pays suitable steampunk homage to the fascinating intricate interiors of our timepieces.
34. Mathematical Equations Clock
This clever clock may pose problems for some (ha ha), but the mathematically knowledgeable will have no trouble at all reading it. The rest of us… well, we can always guess, can’t we?
35. Nightmare Before Christmas Cuckoo Clock
Here is an incredible take on the classic cuckoo clock, merging together log-cabin-in-the-woods design with Tim Burton’s fantastic animated film. It lights up, plays “This is Halloween” on the hour, and even has a ghostly little “cuckoo”.