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Celebrating the Masterpiece London art and antiques fair with designer Elissa Cullman

Design’s boldface names gather in New York to toast this summer’s best art and antiques fair, Masterpiece London

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Grandfather Clock Buying Guide

We like to think of our 2 blogs www.ClocksBlog.com and this blog www.GrandfatherClocksBlog.com as the ultimate guide to comparing grandfather clock brands and THE Grandfather Clock Buying Guide, helping consumers to understand the different grandfather clock styles, including traditional vs contemporary grandfather clocks and grandmother clocks, knowing at least some of the differences between the …

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Lee F. Mindel rediscovers the bold buildings of Boston, where he trained to be an architect

Architect Lee F. Mindel returns to the city where he trained to be an architect

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Tour the Kips Bay Decorator Show House

Gomez Associates, Christopher Peacock, Kathryn M. Ireland, and other top designers lend their talents to an Upper East Side townhouse to benefit the Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club

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Collective Design Fair debuts in New York, showcasing 20th- and 21st-century treasures

A new design fair showcasing 20th- and 21st-century treasures debuts in New York City

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Tick Tock Tick Tock

How loud is the ticking sound of the grandfather clock?  Do you have any clocks that make less of a sound?  Do any of your grandfather clocks tick louder?  What about your new and antique wall clocks?  Will the ticking be so loud that I or my spouse or my family or my guests will …

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Pendulum Clocks

Most all mechanical new and antique clocks, including a basic cable-driven or chain-driven grandfather clock, have a movement that is driven importantly by a pendulum swinging back and forth.  The very definition of a grandfather clock is one in a freestanding case that is both weight-driven and has a pendulum moving in beat from side-to-side. …

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Hermle Grandfather Clocks

Hermle Clocks is one of the finest makers of Floor Clocks, with the Hermle Grandfather Clocks Collection.  Hermle is a German company that has been making clocks of all types for well over 100 years, and selling them around the Globe.  Hermle Clocks, along with Kieninger Clocks, another German-based clockmaker, is one of the two …

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