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Time Travel Timepieces

Clockwork Universe Sells Elegant Antique Tickers from the Past

— July 26, 2011 — Tech
If you're eager for an alarm clock that won't leave you dreading the mornings, head on over to Clockwork Universe.

Clockwork Universe is an Etsy shop packed with timepieces from the past. This store is stocked with Soviet-Era clocks that have been collected from various antique and vintage stores. They have been cleaned up, polished and repaired and are ready to hit nightstands near you.

These cunning clocks have a really retro feel to them, which vintage hoarders will swoon over. Their bodies boast bold colors and their numbers are large and typed in funky antique fonts.

Clockwork Universe creates terrific tickers that you won't want to hit in the mornings to shut off.

Implications - The recent recession prompted budget-conscious consumers to make more affordable purchases at vintage and thrift stores. This caused a resurgence of retro styles in the marketplace; consumers appreciate these for their rarity and antique designs.
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