A new yearn: The Everhot
An Aga has always been something I’ve sort of unconsciously aspired to having. Y’know, along with a beach-fronted home, cashmere loungewear and hair that just falls right when I wake up.
Agas epitomise cosy kitchens. They conjure up warming night-time chatters, toasty toes and chubby-legged toddlers running across the kitchen floor.
So, at last night’s launch of Lower Barn Farm’s design studio (in London Road, Rayleigh) while there was SO MUCH lovely kitchen stuff to see up close and being used (thanks wonderful chefs!) there was one stand out for me.
The Everhot. It’s basically an Aga for the 21st century. A classic country kitchen look is combined with an energy-efficient heat storage range. Continue reading
Blimey, Orla Kiely – that Irish contemporary designer known for her unique retro prints and designs – is a busy bird isn’t she?
Her instantly recognisable designs seem to get everywhere!
Her latest release is for specialist online retailer Binopolis – who have added two new stylish bins designed by Orla Kiely to its collection of high quality, functional and look-good freestanding bins.
Retro 30L bin by Orla Kiely, £125, Binopolis
Is your kitchen Pancake Day ready? These buys should help if not!
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Okay. So ice trays aren’t usually the most exciting of kitchen items (I have a heart-shape set, but that’s usually as thrilling as it gets in our freezer!)
But how fab is this?
Easy peasy ice tray, £10
Okay. I know it’s a *little* on the pricey side. But this just makes me smile.
It’s a bottle opener/corkscrew that looks like a parrot.
Parrot corkscrew, £29.95
These will certainly give your guests a grin.
Cheese Knives Mice, £14.99