These Compact Kitchens from French company Kitchoo, these wooden mini-kitchens look like a stylish piece of furniture. They start at around $4,700, and they hide fridges, sinks, cooking spaces, a telescopic mixer tap, dishwasher, microwave oven, recycling bin and and more into a little telescoping module... Once you finish all the kitchen chores it folds and closes hiding away all the dishes, produce and sinks and appears as a sleek modern furniture piece like a cabinet or a cupboard. Perfect solution for small-spaced kitchens and even offices.
This stretchy bowl is composed of a white metal base and a matching metal hoop. It is always the right size to store fruit. Without anything in it at all, the bowl can be stored flat. It's sold at $59, with 3 color choices - red, blue or gray fabric.
"Cool-lift tongs are designed for maximum versatility, comfort, and safety! They're perfect for boiling corn, seafood, hot dogs, flipping burgers, and more — the generous 12" reach and offset design help keep your hands away from steam and heat. Sturdy stainless steel construction with comfort-grip handles. Use them in the kitchen, on the grill... just about anywhere. Dishwasher safe. .........................
"Short of opening a bottle with a demilitarized .50 caliber bullet casing…which is exactly what this is. Made in the good ole US of A out of military grade ammunition, this bottle opener is probably the only way most of us are ever going to handle a fist-sized .50 cal round, but we're ok with that. " $20
Reviewed in the March & April 2012 issue of Cook's Illustrated as follows: "Not all recipes come from magazines and cookbooks, and a sheet of paper — whether it's a printout or a handwritten index card — can easily get lost in the countertop shuffle. The Recipe Rock offers a clever way to hold recipes upright." $14.97.