4 Clocks That Rock
These alarm clocks are more aesthetically—and aurally—pleasing than your cell phone.
You'd be hard-pressed to find an original Joe Colombo Optic clock on eBay, but Alessi has just reissued the designer's 1970 classic. Its two-sided base and plastic curves embody his practical-meets-pop aesthetic. Optic by Joe Colombo for Alessi, $78; alessi.com