It looks like an appliance from the Jetson’s kitchen or a fragment UFO part…maybe part of a hotrod motor from the 50s. But, no. It’s actually a Kees van der Westen ‘Speedster’ Espresso Coffee Machine. These Dutch masters of fine coffee-making machinery are known not just for quality brews – but inspired design. This machine is handmade to order in the Netherlands & requires professional installation. A true coffee geek connoisseur would expect nothing less.
Grilled cheese sandwiches rule. Making them sucks. Not now. Toast-It no-stick toaster bags let you cook a mean sandwich in the toaster without the risk of fire. In fact, there’s not even a mess. Reheat pizza slices, bacon, whatever fits in the bag, then in the toaster slot. 50-times reusable bags wipe clean after use. Challenge yourself to cook a whole meal in these bags, it’s totally possible. And consider this…no dishes to wash.
Here’s a clever way to get the kids to eat those gluten-free, organic, all-natural, sugarless, free-range buckwheat pancakes you insist on making them. Williams-Sonoma’s Star Wars pancake molds turn you into a Jedi of healthy breakfast deception. Comes with Vader, Yoda and Stormtrooper molds. Use the force as a syrup substitute.
Premier French cutlery-maker, Deglon teamed up with Dutch-designer, Mia Schmallenbach to create this unique set of blades that are every bit as functional as they are elegant. Nestled together in a single block of stainless steel, the four knives: paring, carving, chef’s and filet, artfully meet the need of the well-equipped gourmet. The design won the European Design Award for Cutlery Creation. Very sharp, literally.
Ancient cultures have always used leaves to create products for everyday living. Now you have an opportunity to learn from the ancestors & leave a green footprint at your next disposable dinnerware function. Pair with a brew in a recyclable bottle… and you have yourself a BBQ. Circa 2010.
This one brings a nostalgic smile to the face of every GenXer. Hand-crafted of walnut, maple & cherry, the PacMan Cutting Board is assembled with FDA-approved, water-proof glue & treated with mineral oil and beeswax. 80s yearning with every slice and dice.
Want to impress the ladies? Pretend to cook. Dress your kitchen space with Wusthof’s Knife Holder. Made in Germany, this 14.5×1.5″ magnetic strip grips blades of all shapes & sizes along with stainless utensils. Don’t be hanging bottle-caps either – you’ll lose the vibe.