What We Like: Watches and Clocks
Chronograph men's watch, €129, Fossil Grant at littlewoodsireland.ie. Cartier Tank Francaise watch, from €13,750, John Brereton Jewellers. Certina DS Podium, €455, Wiers.
Blue friendship braclet watch, €12 Oasis. Tree wall clock, €41, Next. 'Baker' watch, €109, Marc by Marc Jacobs at House of Fraser.
Mini station alarm clock, €40, Marks & Spencer. Chrome carriage clock, €48, Next.
Cafe de le Tour wall clock, €57, littlewoodsireland.ie A French clock, circa 1890, with the dial signed "West of Dublin", €3,450, Timepiece, 58 Patrick St, Dublin.
Cucu wall clock, €150.82 (incl p+p), nest.co.uk. Moooi Altdeutsche Clock, €3,420.44 (incl delivery), next.co.uk. Klickity Fanfare clock, €55, Designist and select outlets.
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