It's easy to think of clocks as just a utilitarian way to tell time, but with a little bit of initiative you can inject a ton of style into your home with these simple gadgets. With today's selections of ultra modern wall clocks available to you, you can make your home feel a little bit more updated with no effort at all.
Think about it: Having an effortless place in your home that you can glance at to keep you on schedule has innate value. If your wall clock also showcases your personality, that's definitely just the icing on the cake!
There are several factors that you'll want to think about when you're interested in investing in one of the ultra modern wall clocks on today's market. For example, even though a clock can be a work of art, you'll also want to be able to read it easily - so finding a good balance between haute couture clock culture and ease of viewing is key!
You'll also want to think about how much noise is in your home, currently. Some wall clocks emit that tick-ticking sound that we equate with traditional clocks; others don't. If your home is currently entirely silent, you'll definitely be able to hear it - so just be sure to consider whether that's something you want to have!
When you're looking at wall clocks, you'll want to consider their visual impressiveness and their internal mechanisms. After all, a clock is a real machine that you'll want to make sure works for years to come. (You wouldn't want your clock to get slower and slower over time, of course!) To this end, make sure that you read all the customer reviews for your clock of choice. Pay attention to how long the clock lasted, and any tests that prior customers did with other timepieces to showcase their exactness.
Finally, if you're looking for great style with your wall clock, consider the types of aesthetic pieces you already have in your home. Do you want you clock to stand out? Do you want your clock to mesh with what you already have?
We're fans of statement clocks, and we've done the legwork to show you our current favorites for your inspiration below…
This battery-operated clock is a subtle work of art. With frosted glass, shiny steel, and dashes instead of numbers, this clock is a subtle way to elevate any space. It's functional, it's fashionable, and it's easy to read: A great way to add modern art influences to any space.
There are wall clocks that use numbers to tell the time and wall clocks that use the numbers spelled out as words; why not use both? This clock uses words to spell out all numbers except 12, 3, 6, and 9 for an eclectic twist on a modern wall clock. It comes in five colors.
This beautiful oversized wall clock has been dip-dyed in modern light blue hues for contrast and interest. As a result, it'll be a beautiful pop of color for any space. It doesn't tick and is completely silent, which can be perfect for preserving the peace of your at-home environment.
With arms that rocket right off of a tiny base and no numbers in sight, you might wonder whether this really is a clock! Of course, this analog creation makes it easy to tell time at a glance, but does so in a way that doesn't provide any excess busy-ness to tired eyes.
This modern take on a clock features a long black rectangle with slight silvery clock arms (including a second hand) at the very top. These proportions are very modern, and give visual interest to your space. It's battery-operated and entirely silent for your peace of mind.
This pixellated clock seems like it's falling apart on your wall - in a gorgeous, modern way that's reminiscent of an icy waterfall. It's battery-operated, so there's no cord needed, and it comes in several different subtle hues.
You have oversized clocks, and then you have wall clocks that are basically the size of your wall. In silver or black, this wall clock is silent, it's battery-operated, and it's large and open: The only pieces of this clock are the numbers, with your own wall to serve as a large backdrop.
With an avant-garde crystal background, this clock is eye-catching - yet, because it has a black-and-white color scheme, it's not overwhelming. This piece is non-ticking and battery-operated, and it has an ultra-gloss coating for eye-catching reflections.
If there's any type of wall clock that could be considered art, it's this one! With an abstract, large, rectangular floral background, this clock is certainly one to add beauty to your home. It's battery-operated and entirely silent.
If you're looking for a statement clock, this is it. Comprised of a huge red circle with a tiny set of minute and hour hands in the center, this is definitely a clock that will catch your attention - and add tons of color and personality to your home. It's battery-operated and non-ticking for your peace of mind.