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Industrial Alarm Clocks

A knocker-up (sometimes known as a knocker-upper) was a profession in England and Ireland. I'd forgotten all about these people. Great, I can feel another character coming on.

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TouchOfModern is proud to bring you the iconic design pieces from award-winning industrial designer Vadim Kibardin

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A Knocker-up was a profession in England and Ireland that started during and lasted well into the Industrial Revolution and at least as late as the 1920s, before alarm clocks were affordable or reliable. A knocker-up’s job was to rouse sleeping people so they could get to work on time.

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LEFF Amsterdam Tile25 Clock Grey New and 20% off- LEFF Amsterdam Clocks! Available in South Africa Email us: roxanne@establishment.co.za

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Amazing vintage clocks. love. And if the clocks are broken, why not put photos behind the glass and use them as frames?

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