Published on December 24th, 2010 | by Jules Yap


FIGGJO starburst clock

Materials: Figgjo mirror

Needed a “different” wall clock for my granddaughter’s first apartment, but everything at IKEA was ho-hum.  My wife spotted the Figgjo mirror and suggested making it into a clock.  Genius!

A glass shop drilled the hole and I simply added a quartz movement – done.
Figgjo – $20.  Hole – $10.  Movement – $4

Not bad.

~ David

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Jules Yap

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3 Responses to FIGGJO starburst clock

  1. Feezy says:

    How do you “add a quartz movement”? Can you please give detailed instructions?


  2. sarahbee says:

    I completely agree about Ikea’s clocks. I wish I had seen this before I bought one somewhere else! :-)

  3. jo says:

    nice looking, good work

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