Yeah, yeah, we know: you can get a simple bottle opener for a buck at the local dollar store. So why put up $25 for one? The Kebo bottle opener is, presumptively, more than merely a bottle opener: it’s a fashion statement. Per the Kebo website, this single-handed cap popper pays homage to the 1930′s “Theodore Low” bottle opener in design and sports stainless steel construction with a mirrored finish. The classy Kebo also comes with its own tin for storage and/or gifting. So while it’s pretty simple and straightforward, good things [sometimes] come in small packages, right? It will Read More
“New,” “revolutionary”: They’re practically staple terms assigned to the majority of “new” and “innovative” household products. The only problem? There’s just nothing new or revolutionary about 95% of the thousands of household gimmicks that come out annually. Will the trendy-looking, spongy ‘Dish Nest’ contraption live up to the usual hype, though? That said, we’re not here to plug the WAVE Dish Nest system (granted, though, maybe that’s inevitable to an extent). Though, the Dish Nest is actually much more than meets the eye. Not only does the little device – constructed of silicon and polypropylene – fold and contour to Read More
Cereal, candy, coffee, ice cream toppings, you name it. This little gadget makes buffets in your kitchen a reality. The Quadruple Dry Goods Dispenser is a rotating carousel dispenser with four containers, each holding one gallon. Just use the 6-wing paddle wheels to unload one-ounce portions, and the removable label holders to name the products. The base and lids are made from stainless steel, and a removable stainless steel catch tray makes for easy cleaning.
After pizza (OK… and bacon), an ice cream cookie sandwich has to be everyone’s favorite food. With the Ice Cream Cookie Sandwich Maker by Nostalgia Electrics, now you’ll you be able to create your own ice cream sandwich from scratch. Just use the sandwich molds and the quick-cooking grill to make perfectly shaped round and rectangular cookies. Also great for cooking Italian pizzelles.
If you enjoy eating corn on the cob, but find munching on the cob to be messy and annoying, this little gadget belongs in your kitchen. The Corn Kerneler is a fast, clean, and fun way to strip corn cobs of their kernels in one quick motion. Just align the cob to the top, slide it down, and the kernels are collected in the ring basin. Holds about 2 ears-worth of corn kernels.
Tea infusers sure are becoming popular these days (as seen by Sharky and Tea.Tanic). And now, we have yet another. The Death Star Tea Infuser is a stainless steel tea infuser that has been molded to look exactly like the Star Wars Death Star. Just fill with your favorite loose leaf tea and enjoy. It’s also dishwasher safe and an officially licensed Lucasfilm collectible.
Yet another one of those “why didn’t I think of that?” products… The Trap Door Colander has a convenient trap door bottom that is opened by pulling up on the levers located underneath the handles. Open one lever for smaller portions, or both when in need of a man-sized portion. More pasta and veggies on your plate… less on the floor.
Wouldn’t it be great if you could refresh your brain, much like when clearing out your computer’s memory with the Ctrl – Alt – Del buttons? Since we don’t come equipped with any sort of power buttons when we’re born, coffee has become the go-to when we’re in need of a boost. And now there’s a clever way to drink your coffee, with the Ctrl-Alt-Delete Cup Set. This set comes with three 8-ounce cups, representing the three buttons on your keyboard. They’re great for either hot or cold drinks, have black exteriors and white interiors, and are dishwasher safe. They even come Read More