6 products to revamp your kitchen
PUBLISHED: 11:55 22 January 2015 | UPDATED: 11:55 22 January 2015
There's barely a room in the home now where clever design people haven't taken basic function and transformed it into stunning form…and the kitchen is really where the action's at this season.
Italian style The Italians have grasped the concept of fine design for every part of life with gusto and Alessi are renowned for their firm grip on all things kitchen. This heavenly fruit bowl might encourage even the worst of us to achieve our five a day. Alessi La Rosa Fruit Bowl £41.00 redcandy.co.uk
Art espress illys cups collection was born of the brands passion for art. Each year a famous artist designs an illy cup and now there are nearly 150 designs, from names such Anish Kapoor and Pedro Almodovar. Kiki Smith is an American artist whose work is held in more than forty important public collections globally. 6 Kiki Smith Cappuccino Cups: £110 espressocrazy.com
Rock n roll II Everybody knows cognac needs to be hand warmed to bring it to sipping perfection, and these glasses are the perfect way to do it. Pretty gorgeous design too. Normann Copenhagen Rocking Cognac Glasses £27.99 design55online.co.uk
British perfectionism We all know Mr Bs reputation for demanding perfection in any of his culinary voyages, and this fabulous machine is no exception to his rule. His spectacular looking machine not only grinds the beans fresh straight into the filter for you, it delivers the right amount of coffee too. Sage by Heston Blumenthal The Barista Express £549.99 House of Fraser Manchester
Rock n roll I Theses heavenly decanters are mouth-blown and formed by hand in England. Why 13° 60° 104°? They are the three possible angles at which the decanter can sit: at 13 degrees, the decanter begins the evening sober. At 60 degrees the decanter is a little tipsy and by the end of the evening, it sits at a drunken 104 degrees and each one is the perfect angle for optimum aeration of your wine. Genius. 13° 60° 104° Wine Decanter £449.00 rokos.co.uk