15 DIY Clocks to Make

I love clocks and lately I’ve seen some fabulous DIY clocks to make.  I gathered up fifteen ideas that would all make great accents in a home!

15 DIY clocks to make

This stenciled clock has a fun houndstooth pattern but the real fun is made with quirky, eclectic three-dimensional numbers.

clock stenciled

This yellow clock looks like a flower but it’s actually made from plastic spoons!  What a novel and budget-friendly idea.

clock plastic spoons

This chalkboard clock is made from a thrift store pot lid.  Perfect for a kitchen, right?  I love the black and white contrast.

clock pot lid

Or you can make a clock from a simple piece of reclaimed wood.

clock reclaimed wood

This clock made from a vintage record would look really fun in a media or game room …

clock vintage record

… and these clocks made with fabric and embroidery hoops would be perfect for a craft room … or really, any room.  These are definitely a favorite for me.

clock embroidery hoop

This colorful clock made from wooden circles is so bright and happy, isn’t it?

clock from wooden circles

And this bicycle wheel clock is completely unique.  What a great upcycle, from the tire to the yardstick hands!

clock bicycle wheel

This clock was made from a $1 vintage ceiling tile found at a flea market … another unique upcycle.

clock ceiling tile

I love this clock made from books … it has me wanting to find some classic hardcovers at the thrift stores.

clock from books

Art supplies make a creative clock like this colored marker clock …

clock markers

… or you could dig into the toybox and copy this clock made with figurines {this one is on my project list}.

clock with figurines

How about a paint chip clock?  This idea could be personalized to match any room.

clock paint chip

clock made from an old drawer has a perfect vintage feel …

clock from drawer

… and so does a sunburst necktie clock.  What a great way to upcycle a pile of old thrift store ties.

clock necktiesSuch fun ideas … which one do you like the best?



  1. Janet (MrsDIYDigger) says

    LOVE the pot lid one and the bicycle wheel one! Definitely want to try these at some point :-)