Make It: Leather & Teak Clock

Leather & Teak Clock

Thrift shops are full of old curious finds, junk to some, jewels to others. I love this project that combined this old plate and leather belt upcycled into a Scandinavian inspired teak & leather wall clock. Details at the link below.


Leather & Teak Wall Clock via Francois et Moi

Make It: A Modern Minimalist DIY Wall Clock

created at: 09/17/2012

Beautifully simple and a cinch to make, this DIY wall clock has a few unexpected materials up its sleeve!    


A paper mache box lid and mailing labels are the surprise stars of this clever project from Laura Parke. I love this black version, but it would be fun to create a whole bunch in bright, poppy colors to display as a functional art piece of sorts!

Check out the full how to and materials list over on Design For Mankind! Continue Reading

Make It: A Minimal and Modern DIY Wall Clock!

created at: 12/08/2011

I love everything about this clock.  Everything.  It appeals to my inner minimalist in ways I can’t describe!  It’s also one of the easiest DIY projects ever created–and that’s not just hyperbole, folks!  It really is.  The trick is in the clock face: can you guess what it’s made from?   


Did you figure it out?  If you guessed that this wood beauty is made from a round serving tray, you’re correct!  Here’s a lollipop.  One thing I love about this fact is that there is a huge, huge, huge variety of stylish laminated birch trays available, so making an awesome wall clock that fits your personality is easy!   Continue Reading