Tag Archive | "gifts for the cook"

COOKING tools, FOOD + DRINK | October 1, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

Karoto, the Vegetable Sharpener, Peeler and Curler

karoto sharpener and peeler

photo: Karoto for Monkey Business $15 USD If you are looking for a small and unique hostess gift, have a look at Karoto. When Israeli-based designer Avichai Tadmor imagined Karoto for Monkey Business he started by enlarging the basic pencil sharpener. He then added a vegetable peeler to one end. The end result is a 3-in-1 kitchen gadget that lets […]

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FOOD + DRINK, TABLEWARE | May 2, 2011 | by Kim Vallee

Whimsical Fred Tableware for Mother’s Day

teacupcakes

If you want to stay away from the obvious flowers, it can be tricky to find the perfect Mother’s Day since chances are that your mom already have what she needs. This is why I like the stuff by Fred & Friends. They always put a whimsical touch on everyday tableware. My picks for Mother’s […]

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COOKING tools, FOOD + DRINK | January 17, 2011 | by Heather Watterworth

Cool Kitchen Tools from Vacu Vin

pineapple corer tool

One of the more practical (yet utterly unsentimental) wedding gifts my husband and I received was a humble pineapple corer in a basket of miscellaneous kitchen tools. Turns out it was actually a last minute registry addition, courtesy of my pineapple-loving betrothed. For more than a year it sat tucked in a drawer, forgotten amongst […]