Most contemporary home designers advise using decor items that serve a purpose. Each piece in the room needs to complement its design while also serving a purpose. A comparable strategy has recently been applied to wall clocks. Commonplace round chronograph clocks are no longer made. Experts advise using novel and fashionable technologies.
Modular paintings are now very popular. Not surprisingly, interior clock manufacturers have picked up on this trend. When choosing such a product, be sure to familiarize yourself with the quality of the base of the case, print and mechanism. Unfortunately, most Chinese manufacturers save on materials, because of which the picture fades after 10-15 months, and the mechanism ticks terribly.
Unusual shapes and materials of wall clocks.
Wall clocks with an original case shape deserve no less attention. Usually these are the forms of animals, celestial bodies, but there are also the most unusual designs. The main feature of such watches is that they can become a real highlight of any interior. Due to the arrows, such a clock will be an interactive and useful decoration, unlike a regular picture. Most often, the case of such products is made of wood, glass or acrylic.
Provence and antiquity.
Not everyone likes high-tech, some love the warmth and tranquility of the classics. In recent years, “Provence” has become a very popular style in design. Manufacturers of interior clocks do not constrain the desires of people. In the assortment of most manufacturers you will find many high-quality decorative watches made in this style. Experts recommend choosing models from European manufacturers, for example, Hermle. If you think your home lacks flair, then look at your clock. Perhaps their replacement will help to find the harmony that is so lacking.
Types and forms.
It is crucial to position the clock in the room such that it compliments the space’s design orientation and that its appearance and shape match.
The variety of wall clocks available now is enormous:
- classic geometric shapes,
- original abstract,
- modern stylized,
- antique pendulum clock.
Another notable aspect of the accessory’s construction is the range of materials used:
- metal watch,
- from glass,
- from natural materials – wood or stone,
- even porcelain
Professional watchmakers will also be pleased to back any whim and create timepieces upon request.
The shape of wall clocks is important in making a decision. Even the conventional design of the mechanism has possibilities. The options are endless: round or square, Roman or Arabic dial, framed or unframed, external or hidden movement.
There are even more original modern interior clocks available. A few examples of stylized decorative clocks include those that resemble flowers, water drops, sun rays, butterfly wings, and bird feathers. a timepiece with a built-in musical mechanism or one that has a photo frame.
This aesthetic component has also been replaced by smart devices. Smart watches will pleasantly surprise their owners not only with their contemporary style, originality, and illumination, but also with their usefulness, capacity to sync with other digital devices, and even their voice control capabilities.
Dimensions and mounting method.
In addition to the accessory’s design, the size of the furniture item is also important.
A wall clock can serve as a minor accent or as one of the focal points of a room’s design.
Arrows and dial indicators with a big diameter were often used along the walls of huge rooms and hallways.
It’s important to note that since these clocks don’t have a case component, they must be put in a wall base, the location of their installation requires specific consideration.
A few modular image paintings must be attached in order to create elegant canvas or photo framed clocks.
Because they frequently weigh quite a bit, double-sided clocks come with a robust bracket or suspension that is installed to the wall by drilling.
A clock with a wall-mounted picture as a complement is a new term in interior design. Along with the development of the overall space’s design, the location of these items must be carefully considered as well.