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.
This clever trash can allows you to store and reuse the plastic bags. From the website: ............................. Winner of the 2005 Pratt Product Design Competition, this clever trash can allows you to store and reuse the plastic bags that you collect from shopping in a neat, organized way. Simply loop trash bags around the cut-out sides and push them all the way down, creating a visual of stacked handles all along the side. When you are ready to use one, just move it up to the handles and hook so that it won't fall in on itself. Recycled polypropylene. 16"L x 8"W x 18"H. ............................. Green or Black. $18.