Some stores that sell hourglass sand timers include Pier1.com, HourGlasses.com, Anthropologie.com and Jet.com. Hourglass timers are available in a myriad of styles and colors, with capabilities to time multiple increments such as five minutes, 30 minutes, an hour and 24 hours.
HourGlasses.com offers custom-made and ready-to-order, hand-crafted hourglasses made by artisan David Hood. Customers can choose many specifications of a custom-made hourglass. Sand color options include blue, mauve, green, yellow and red, in addition to the traditional white sand. Customers may request a specific wood or choose from the selections listed on the website, such as walnut in natural or black finish, Bolivian Rosewood, Chakte Coc, bloodwood and coco bolo. Engravings and inlays are other options offered by HourGlasses.com.
Anthropologie.com offers highly stylized hourglasses in increments of one minute, 30 minutes and an hour. They come in four sizes, ranging from extra-small to extra-large, and five different color options including copper, gold and honey. The large and extra-large sand timers have three glass compartments while the other sizes have the traditional two compartments.
Pier1.com offers an antiqued hourglass sand timer that measures one hour and has a metallic-mercury finish. Unlike traditional hourglasses, it features a contemporary design and doesn't require a stand or support rods.