Bright on Time
Thanks to South Boston-based design team Chroma Lab, watching the clock has never been so pleasant. The two-year-old company, owned by married duo Tony Bevilacqua and Alicia Cornwell, creates everything from contemporary furniture to table lamps, but colorful handpainted clocks are its signature offering. The latest collection of timepieces is simple, streamlined, and elegant, pairing vibrant colors with smooth, exposed maple. Consider them functional wall art, with a soothing tick…tick…tick…. $49-$79, Grand, 374 Somerville Ave., Somerville, 617-623-2429, grandthestore.com.