The best kitchen gadgets and accessories | 2017

Our guide to the coolest kitchen gear to buy in 2017, from barking mad dog plates to modern lighting and a kitchen bin to treasure

Shade of green

Marimekko apron. Super stylish as well as practical, the bold Ruutu-Unikko square poppy print makes a real statement while you’re cooking. £39,


Cutlery chronicles

DITO Flatware set. This 24-piece cutlery set makes any mealtime a bit more cheery and perfectly matches Pantone’s greenery hue. £11,


Glazing over green

VIETRI Forma Leaf stoneware. With a soft green glaze, VIETRI’s Forma Leaf collection will suit any kitchen. Made in Veneto, Italy, the range includes uniquely shaped pitchers, cereal bowls and pretty plates. From $26,


Funk is in the house

Funky Paper Napkins. Designed by the leading American textile designer, Alexander Girard, these stylish napkins bring a really visual element to your table. £4.90,

Paper Napkins

Home comforts

Le Creuset casserole dish. We smartened-up our koji roast chicken in the March issue with Le Creuset’s latest colour, rosemary. Make your food look even more appealing and serve straight to the table. From £159,


Spin the arrow

Camilla Engdahl Triangles tea jar. Swedish ceramicist Camilla Engdahl has designed a bold and bright treasury for your loose-leaf tea, coffee or favourite sweets. It’s decorated by hand and has a cork stopper for a handmade feel. £32.11,


Mix it up

Kitchen Aid stand mixer. Brighten up your kitchen with the freshness of spring with Kitchen Aid’s green apple stand mixer. £549.95,

John Lewis KitchenAid Green Apple £549.95

Cool breeze

Textured glass jug. Add a breezy Mediterranean feel to your kitchen table with the subtle turquoise hue of this beaut jug. £12.99,


Stamp duty

Mixed coast four-pack napkins. These chic monochrome napkins are screen-printed by hand and 10% of all profit made on them goes to the Happy & Co Farm in Cambodia. £20, 



Hang in there

Lara linen apron. Made with 100% linen, this apron is super soft, primed for spillages, and you can buy matching tea towels, all in a range of colours. £29.99,


Hang in there

Potting around

Amelia pot holder. Because your pots want to be kept toasty this winter, too. £14,


Amelia Pot Holder

Like a glove

House of Hackney Palmeral oven glove. Step away from the wet tea towel – a stylish oven glove is what you really need. £22,



Green with envy

Issey Miyake table flower. Coaster, table mat, decorative thingymajig – however you decide to use this table flower, it will look bloomin’ beautiful. £42,



Hay ho, let’s go!

Scholten & Baijings for Hay tea towel set. We’re dotty about this set… get it? £18,


HAY Tea Towel layer dots

Say what you sea

Sea Green Raffia Placemat (set of two). Just the ticket to set off those natural earthenware bowls you’ve been collecting… £11.99,



Table talk

Patterned tablecloth. White is so 2016. Make your crockery sing with this organic cotton number. £12.99, H&M



Tablecloth- 12.99

Hello, is it me you’re looking for?

Hello Coat Rack. Suitable for coats, aprons, bags and naughty children. Maybe not the latter. £38,


Dog days are over

Ben de Lisi Home Yellow Dog Oven Mitt. No burnt paws here. £8,


Lighten up

E27 pendant light by Mattias Ståhlbom. The modern Scandi equivalent of a chandelier for your dining table. It’s available in 11 colours but we love mustard and yellow best. From £55,


On the tiles

Encaustic. If you’re really buying into the whole ‘new year, new you’ thing, update your kitchen properly with these handmade Portuguese tiles for the walls or floor. £8.99/tile,


Zig and zag

Freesia Yellow Chevron Zigzag kitchen towel. Because if you’re landed with the drying up, you’ll need something jazzy to cheer you up. £11.85 each,


Barking rad

Barking side plate. Because what else would you want to serve your morning sausage sarnie from? £9.95,


Big sitter

Daisy Dining Chair Yellow. A classic design in a very on trend pastel palette. £39,


Nice pear

Pear print. Modern art by a modern British printmaker, Claire Spencer. £19.95,


Bin it

Alto Saffron Yellow Kitchen Bin 32L. One person’s trash (can) is another person’s treasure. £30,