When space is an issue - or your neighbours don't dig your New Age noise - this compact curved copper set ($29, Moss , 544 Danforth, 416-462-9898) keeps the jingling to a minimum.
Thanks to these simple white frosted glass chimes ($39.99, Indoors & Out , 2045 Yonge, 416-489-7553), there's no need to sacrifice your minimalist outdoor decor theme for a little soul-soothing chime action.
Burn some incense, close your eyes and let the gentle clonking of these Balinese bamboo fish ($25.95, Los Artesanos , 1974A Queen East, 416-690-1663) trick your senses into thinking you're somewhere else.
Chill to the shimmery tinkling of this chandelier-style chime made from shell medallions ($45, Quipus Crafts , 2414 Bloor West, 416-760-7133).
These 20-inch Gregorian chimes ($99.99, Fresh Home & Garden, 16 Eastern, 416-367-3906, www.fresh.ca) by Woodstock - makers of fine chimes and musical instruments for more than 25 years - withstand the elements and offer precision sound.