Rise and Shine

Wake up to the sleek and simple AC 01 alarm clock designed by Swiss company Punkt. The firm, which tapped British industrial designer Jasper Morrison as art director, specializes in no-frills traditional electronics such as analog phones. The AC 01 features a battery just for the alarm, luminescent hand dials and a light-ring dial that activates by squeezing the clock. $135, Barneys New York, the Shoppes at the Palazzo, 629-4200.

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“The sportsbook in my home is a converted bedroom that has four televisions, and I use it only 17 days a year: NFL Sundays. I love the NFL. I love to watch the games and bet on them. I can be in there alone and have a great time. Other days, friends will come over and add to the experience. It’s full of memorabilia—things from professional sports, college sports and the more mundane. For instance, my wife Kim’s third-place medal from a skating competition when she was 8 may be my favorite.”