Kitchen Utensils
Kitchen Utensils
Highlighting better function in food preparation, these kitchen utensils show that increased consideration in design can ease necessary tasks. Through material innovation and unique solutions to ergonomic concerns, this selection stays true to Luminaire's principles of good design. From the Elevate Tools Set - with its innovative balanced handle that keeps the utensil head elevated from the work surface - to a transformation of the archetypal bottle into salt and pepper mills in Bottle Grinder, each kitchen utensil has been selected to help make life easier and to bring good design into your home.
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/images/products/thumbs/438.jpg Designer Kate Chung's Abundance Airtight Canisters blend Chinese philosophy with insightful design to create a functional storage item for the kitchen. While one of the key Chinese philosophies describes that the earth is square and the heaven is round to demonstrate the stability and the mobility, the yin and yang, Chung takes the line and uses terra cotta and a silicone cap to translate the thinking into modern airtight canisters with a touch of Zen. Abundance Airtight Canister Kate Chung
/images/products/thumbs/123.jpg Helping you to perfectly cook spaghetti, Tobias Huys' Al Dente Spaghetti Tester allows you to pull out a single piece of strand pasta to ensure it is not over boiled or pulpy. The elegant stainless steel kitchen utensil is a perfect gift, complete in presentation packaging. Al Dente Spaghetti Tester Tobias Huys
/images/products/thumbs/195.jpg The minimal grinder form is universal, but with Bottle, Norm has turned it on its head: the ceramic grinder is located on the top and does not spill on the table. Referencing the archetypal form of a water bottle, the Scandinavian designers have selected a series of muted colors for the object. Bottle Grinder Set Norm
/images/products/thumbs/364.jpg A novel design update on the juice reamer, Graeme Davies' Catcher Citrus Reamer for Joseph Joseph extracts juice without the need for further straining. With its soft rubber cup under the reaming head, Catcher catches debris such as pulp or pits. Catcher Citrus Reamer Graeme Davies
/images/products/thumbs/120.jpg Part of the Passami il Sale collection of objects by Konstantin Grcic, the Certamente salad servers feature laser cut geometries, asymmetries, and sharp cuts like metal origami of extreme simplicity. Certamente Salad Servers Konstantin Grcic
/images/products/thumbs/449.jpg With its sliding fluorescent color lid, Takumi Shimamura's Chanto container is as unique and eye catching as it is functional. Able to be easily stacked, the containers are convenient to use on the tabletop or in the kitchen for storage of food or as organizing objects for the office. Chanto Container Takumi Shimamura
/images/products/thumbs/700.jpg Designed by Ulla Christiansson, Chop is a series of bamboo cutting boards with a clean, beveled edge. Aptly named, Chop is a perfect surface for cutting and preparing food. With its attractive design, the durable cutting boards are perfect for serving as well. Chop Bamboo Cutting Board Ulla Christiansson
/images/products/thumbs/121.jpg Enhancing even the most mundane of tasks, Markus Brodmerkel's Citro citrus peeler simplifies the task with a well designed kitchen utensil. Made from 18/10 stainless steel, the angled tip allows the user to score the skin into segments then, using the blade, gently lift and remove the strips. Citro Citrus Peeler Markus Brodmerkel
/images/products/thumbs/367.jpg Damian Evans' stylish Compact Herb Chopper for Joseph Joseph allows the user to easily and tidily chop herbs with one kitchen utensil. Simply remove the cutter, chop on the gently curved cutting surface then store the blade in the compartment. Compact Herb Chopper Damian Evans
/images/products/thumbs/1238.jpg A wonderful addition to your table the practical Eddy Trivet provides countertop and table surfaces protection from extreme heat. A wonderful addition to your table the trivet connected by a leather strap provides both countertops and table surfaces protection from extreme heat. Eddy Trivet
/images/products/thumbs/188.jpg The Elevate Tools Set of six cooking utensils utilizes an innovative weighted handle system to prevent the utensil head from touching the worktop surfaces. With vivid color and considered design, the kitchen utensils will add a bright design element to the cooking process. Elevate Tools Set Gillian Westley
/images/products/thumbs/739.jpg The most commonly used knife in the kitchen, the Chef's Knife, gets a makeover that fuses design and technology. The revolutionary, geometric knife is a culmination of TB's unique ambition to blend technological and creative excellence into one. Evercut Furtif Chef's Knife TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/741.jpg The Evercut Furtif Kitchen Knife, with its long blade and eye-catching geometric design, is as impressive when using in your kitchen as it is when sitting on the table. Useful for numerous tasks, the classic kitchen staple gets a makeover that fuses design and technology. Evercut Furtif Kitchen Knife TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/742.jpg The Evercut Furtif Multipurpose Knife is an hybrid. It is between a chef's knife and a paring knife; between slicing and carving. Useful for numerous tasks, the kitchen staple gets a makeover that fuses eye-catching, angular design and technology. Evercut Furtif Multipurpose Knife TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/743.jpg While having the shortest blade of the Furtif range, the Paring Knife packs the most precision. Dedicated to peeling and small or complicated work like cutting small fruit and vegetables or creating garnishes, the paring knife gets a makeover that fuses design and technology. Evercut Furtif Paring Knife TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/740.jpg The Santoku knife, a staple of Japanese chefs, represents the bridge between Japanese and Western Cuisine. The equivalent of the traditional chef's knife get's a makeover that fuses eye-catching, angular design and technology. Evercut Furtif Santoku Knife TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/1098.jpg The Field Cutting Board designed by Shane Schneck is the perfect combination of beauty and function. Available in three different shapes, round, curved or rectangular, the Field Cutting Board is characterized for its surface of deep grooves resembling plowed fields. Field Cutting Board Shane Schneck
/images/products/thumbs/1492.jpg Serving and presenting appetizers gets a well-designed set of useful tools. The Fold Cheese Board and Knife is a clever collection that features unique details within a minimal design. Fold Cheese Board and Knife shibui
/images/products/thumbs/122.jpg Designed to enhance and simplify the simple task of slicing an apple, Christina Schäfer's Giro apple slicer kitchen utensil is made from stainless steel. Lay the apple slicer on top of an apple an turn the gadget while the apple spirals. Giro Apple Slicer Christina Schäfer
/images/products/thumbs/580.jpg The Giss Liquid Container from Steroglass captures an inviting reaction at the dinner table uniquely as a result of the quiet yet expressive silhouette designed to hold a determined amount of liquid without taking much space. Giss Liquid Container R&D Blueside
/images/products/thumbs/399.jpg With a Name derived from a play on the words global and local, the Glocal collection by KNIndustrie features a functional tabletop Cutting Board made from an exhausted wood barrel. Glocal Cutting Board KNIndustrie
/images/products/thumbs/712.jpg With a refined form and attention to detail and material, Cutipol's Goa Salad Serving Set combines modern design with traditional craftsmanship. A testament to good design, the precise and minimal servers are effortlessly elegant and ergonomically pleasing. Goa Salad Serving Set Cutipol
/images/products/thumbs/745.jpg Designed to assist in carving cooked meat, Cutipol's Gourmet Line Carving Tools combine traditional craftsmanship with modern technology. With meticulous attention paid to detail, each tool features the highest quality of materials designed for practicality and functionality. Gourmet Line Carving Fork and Knife Cutipol
/images/products/thumbs/749.jpg An elegant and refined way to clean a table during dinner, the Gourmet Line Crumb Collector is a specialized item that elevates the dining experience. Cutipol's version builds on the Portuguese cutlery maker's rich history of innovative and durable serving pieces. Gourmet Line Crumb Collector Cutipol
/images/products/thumbs/748.jpg With a solid, heavy blade, Cutipol's Hard Cheese Knife is perfect for cutting into dense cheeses. The useful tool builds on the Portuguese cutlery maker's rich history of innovative and durable serving pieces. Gourmet Line Hard Cheese Knife Cutipol
/images/products/thumbs/711.jpg Featuring eight useful knives for a variety of tasks, Cutipol's Gourmet Line Knife Set combines traditional craftsmanship with modern technology. With meticulous attention paid to each detail, each knife features the highest quality of materials designed for practicality and functionality. Gourmet Line Knife Set Cutipol
/images/products/thumbs/747.jpg A sleek and modern tool for serving pasta, Cutipol's Spaghetti Fork builds on the Portuguese cutlery maker's rich history of innovative and durable serving pieces. With meticulous attention paid to detail, the tool features the highest quality of materials designed for practicality and functionality. Gourmet Line Spaghetti Fork Cutipol
/images/products/thumbs/1180.jpg When steak (or any serous cut of meat) is on the table, a set of steak knives should be too. The Guy Savoy Knife Set was created in collaboration with head chef and owner of the eponymous Parisian restaurant that bears his name. These hand finished knives are beautiful to look at and comfortable in the hand. Guy Savoy Knife Set TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/659.jpg Like a prehistoric object, Marie Garnier's Homosapien Grinding Stone appears to be hand carved into a functional object. The sandstone object a useful kitchen tool for sharpening knives or crushing and grinding ingredients for cooking. Homosapiens Grinding Stone Marie Garnier
/images/products/thumbs/144.jpg Two mouth blown glass carafes nestle together like two friends or lovers in Yung-Ho Chang's Hulu Oil & Vinegar Set. Silicon stoppers carry stainless steel pipes in a flowing embrace and create an artful functional object for the tabletop. Ying and Yang in action. Hulu Oil & Vinegar Set Yung-Ho Chang
/images/products/thumbs/934.jpg Designed by Katarina Andersson, the Iglo Crystal Glass Jars from Covo are both elegant and useful. The shape resembles an old milk bottle with a sleek and elegant design. Iglo Crystal Glass Jars Covo
/images/products/thumbs/1181.jpg Functionality and aesthetics come together in the beautifully crafted In-Taglio Cutting Board created by Lara Caffi for Italian kitchenware company knIndustrie. An ultra thin stainless steel base layered with solid walnut wood incorporates Patricia Urquiola's artisanal handmade Mutina bas-relief porcelain stoneware tile. In-Taglio Cutting Board Lara Caffi
/images/products/thumbs/1384.jpg The Knife Block from Zone, the Danish design company, is an innovative, stylish way to have knives near at hand and artfully displayed. The Knife Block is typical of Zone's ability to blend user-friendly functionality with elegant form, all the while keeping the consumer's needs at the forefront. Knife Block Zone Denmark
/images/products/thumbs/1470.jpg In Italian designer Denis Guidone's Kokeshi Oil Bottle, the collectible wooden Japanese doll inspired the bottle's unique form. Here, a slender borosilicate glass vessel references the doll's body while a bulbous cork stopper references the doll's enlarged head. Kokeshi Oil Bottle Denis Guidone
/images/products/thumbs/1469.jpg Inspired by a traditional wooden Japanese doll, Denis Guidone's Kokeshi collection translates the collectible's iconic form into a collection of glass and cork tabletop accessories. Just like the dolls that inspired them, the form of the bottles are made of a slender glass vessel topped with an enlarged cork top. Kokeshi Salt and Pepper Bottles Denis Guidone
/images/products/thumbs/1235.jpg The classic French inspired Lena Rolling Pin features two noble woods from Quebec, walnut and maple. The handle-less design allows for easy grasping when rolling out perfect pie crusts, cookies or other pastries - clean handcrafted lines won it the 2012 Grand Prix of Design award. Lena Rolling Pin
/images/products/thumbs/1236.jpg Knives are cradled securely inside and outside the Leonardo Knife Holder via cleverly concealed embedded magnets. The result is a space-saving block of sustainably sourced solid walnut wood without a compromise between safety or beauty. Leonardo Knife Holder
/images/products/thumbs/1472.jpg A sinuous glass form inspired by nature. In her Liquid Sense Oil and Vinegar Bottles, designer Rianne Koens translates the curvaceous and organic forms found in nature into a glass and cork accessory for the tabletop. Liquid Sense Oil and Vinegar Bottles Rianne Koens
/images/products/thumbs/1085.jpg Resembling a chemistry beaker, the Medamade Oil Dispenser is a sleek addition to your kitchen. When you rotate the beaker, the lid magically opens through gravity while you pour. Medamade Oil Dispenser Alberto Meda
/images/products/thumbs/1061.jpg Sharp and beautiful, the Michel Bras Knife No. 4 becomes a natural extension of the chef's hand. Designed by renowned French chef, Michel Bras, the knife is ideal for preparing fruits, vegetables, and herbs and fits firmly and seamlessly into the chef's hands. Michel BRAS Knife No. 4 Gift Package Michel Bras
/images/products/thumbs/1062.jpg Designed by world-renowned French chef Michel Bras, the Scissor 1 & T-shaped Peeler is an ideal gift for the design driven cook. Michel BRAS Scissors 1 & T-shaped Peeler Gift Package Michel Bras
/images/products/thumbs/1393.jpg This Napkin Holder's pure, geometric lines and spare detailing add up to an object at home in a wide variety of settings; the utilitarian shape and design are meant to be useful and to meld with its surroundings. Napkin Holder Thomas Dudzinski
/images/products/thumbs/1344.jpg Referencing the colors and textures found in nature, Norm Architects's Norm Storage Jar unites rough stoneware and soft cork with rich, neutral hues. The tactile container offers clever storage in the kitchen but is equally at home in the office or bathroom where they are suitable for holding everyday essentials. Norm Storage Jar Norm Architects
/images/products/thumbs/117.jpg Piet Stockmans sophisticated Olive Oil Bottle will enhance your dining experience while keeping oil tasting its finest by securing the bottle with the cork stop. Olive Oil Bottle Piet Stockmans
/images/products/thumbs/1402.jpg The Peili Salad Servers were designed with a specific mandate: to help create the ideal environment in which to enjoy food. The Peili line, produced by award-winning Danish design company Zone, is firmly rooted in the Danish design tradition; these salad utensils are spare and stripped down, clearly an example of contemporary minimalist Scandinavian style. Peili Salad Servers Zone Denmark
/images/products/thumbs/124.jpg A simple stainless steel kitchen utensil, Ralph Kramer's Pico walnut opener allows the user to open walnuts easily and gently. Simply insert Pico's center prong into the top of the walnut at the seam, turn like a key, and split the shell in half. Pico Walnut Opener Ralph Kramer
/images/products/thumbs/1146.jpg Designed by Constantinous Hoursoglou, the Pinch Spice Containers, made from solid ash with solid walnut lids, are beautiful vessels which can be used at the table for serving or as the perfect companion for simplifying food preparation. Pinch Spice Containers Constantinos Hoursoglou
/images/products/thumbs/1147.jpg Designed by Athanasios Balbais and produced by hand, the Pino Pestle and Mortar is a palm-sized oak kitchen tool which combines the function of a smooth, rounded pestle and mortar with that of a nutcracker. Pino Pestle and Mortar Athanasios Babalis
/images/products/thumbs/360.jpg Designer Jakob Wagner's Propeller Trivet for Menu is an inventive, foldable trivet which can move from dining table to inside a cutlery drawer with ease. Propeller Trivet Jakob Wagner
/images/products/thumbs/1230.jpg The Resin Stackable Storage Box is a minimal, compact container that helps you bring order to your jewelry, tools and small objects of all kinds. The multipurpose container is made of durable and lightweight resin, and may be stacked when closed Resin Stackable Storage Box ComingB
/images/products/thumbs/365.jpg Goodwin Hartshorn's stylishly simple Rocker Garlic Press makes the messy talk of chopping garlic cloves much easier. By applying downward pressure and a rocking motion, Rocker crushes garlic quickly and efficiently, forcing the pieces up through the mesh of holes. Rocker Garlic Press Goodwin Hartshorn
/images/products/thumbs/1394.jpg The Rocking Grinder deftly grinds salt, pepper and other spices with its adjustable ceramic mill while reminding us that great design can be fun. Designed by Thomas Dudzinski for the award-winning Danish design company Zone, the grinder's design was mission-driven from the get-go. Dudzinski set out to combine aesthetics, functionality and whimsical humor. Rocking Grinder Thomas Dudzinski
/images/products/thumbs/119.jpg Similar to the large, paddle-like traditional rice spoons of Japan, these Salad Servers have been expertly carved from ebony and oiled to protect their surface. The long, slim handles provide excellent leverage and rest comfortably in your hands. Salad Servers John Pawson
/images/products/thumbs/1086.jpg Designed by renowned Italian architect Piero Lissoni, Salt & Pepper are a minimal take on the traditional industrial handle grinders. The simple mills are easy on the wrist and pleasing to the eye. Salt & Pepper Piero Lissoni
/images/products/thumbs/500.jpg Sin Azumi's Snowman Milk Pitcher finds inspiration for its relaxed lines and harmonious proportions in the organic form of a drop of water. Perfect for use during breakfast with coffee or during formal meals, the white porcelain form works well with a wide variety of dinnerware. Snowman Milk Pitcher Shin Azumi
/images/products/thumbs/499.jpg Sin Azumi's Snowman Oil & Vinegar Pitcher finds inspiration for its relaxed lines and harmonious proportions in the organic form of a drop of water. The white porcelain form works well with a wide variety of dinnerware to add a complimenting element that provides both function and visual interest to the table. Snowman Oil & Vinegar Pitcher Shin Azumi
/images/products/thumbs/1099.jpg A distinctive and innovative dish rack, the SOD Drying Rack holds plates, bowls and cups securely with stiff blades of plastic spikes resembling grass. Water drains through the grass into the self-contained slim stainless steel tray. SOD Drying Rack Finell
/images/products/thumbs/1237.jpg The faceted surface of the Sofia Pepper Mill by renowned designer Carlo Trevisani accentuates the wood's character and grain. The result is a space-saving block of sustainably sourced solid walnut wood without a compromise between safety or beauty. Sofia Pepper Mill Carlo Trevisani
/images/products/thumbs/366.jpg Joseph Joseph have devised in innovative and simple solution to determining the correct amount of pasta to make. Simply use the lever to open and close the aperture, allowing you to control the portion sizes for one to four servings. Spaghetti Measure Joseph Joseph
/images/products/thumbs/1078.jpg Designed by Jesper Stahl, the Stockholm Salad Servers are beautiful and functional. The servers have a slightly twisted handle so that it readily fits the hand in use. Stockholm Salad Servers Jesper Stahl
/images/products/thumbs/1317.jpg Designed to store your kitchen staples in style such as coffee, sugar or any other cooking and baking goods. Accented by the rich warm grain of the solid acacia wood lid, the containers are stackable and microwave safe - you can reheat and serve leftovers directly from them. Stoneware Container with Acacia Lid Be Home
/images/products/thumbs/1392.jpg The amusing, well-designed Timer from Zone, the award-winning Danish design company, resembles a spinning top and functions as one as well. The curved lines of this kitchen timer invite our touch and introduce a lightness and even a levity to the tracking of time that is a welcome addition to a serious subject. Timer Zone Denmark
/images/products/thumbs/750.jpg Made entirely of stainless steel, TB Group's Transition Bread Knife features a sinuous handle and functional serrated blade. Particular care was given to the shape of the handle to ensure it is comfortable and functional while the expertly crafted long blade on the knife effortlessly slices. Transition Bread Knife TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/751.jpg One of the most essential knives for any chef is the multifunctional kitchen knife and TB Group's Transition Kitchen Knife combines ergonomics with function and durability. Made entirely of stainless steel, particular care was given to the shape of the handle to ensure it is comfortable and functional. Transition Kitchen Knife TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/754.jpg While having the shortest blade of the Transition range, the Paring Knife packs the most precision. Dedicated to peeling and small or complicated work like cutting small fruit and vegetables or creating garnishes, the paring knife gets a makeover that fuses design and technology. Transition Paring Knife TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/752.jpg The Santoku knife, a staple of Japanese chefs, represents the bridge between Japanese and Western Cuisine. TB Group's Transition Santoku Knife fuses economics, design and solid chopping abilities into one. Transition Santoku Knife TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/753.jpg The multipurpose Transition Steak Knife combines ergonomics with function and durability. Whether using as a steak knife or a general knife in the kitchen, the sharp blade and comfortable handle will make cooking a pleasant experience. Transition Steak Knife TB Group
/images/products/thumbs/584.jpg The simple concept of the Trevis Frosted Glass Bottle commends the subtleties of minimalism in glass products. The silent piece from the Blueside 2013 collection works beautifully as a decorative element with its frosted motif and fine pouring end. Trevis Frosted Glass Bottle Eraldo Marini
/images/products/thumbs/1435.jpg A clever salt and pepper set that turns the tabletop staple on its side. Schmuck + Gerat's Tube Salt and Pepper Shakers feature two stainless steel cylinders that rest on an arched wooden base recalling the image of chopsticks set on their rest. Tube Salt & Pepper Shakers - Limited Edition Schmuck + Gerat
/images/products/thumbs/517.jpg An airtight canister for storage in the bathroom or kitchen, ideaco's Wet Wipes Case suits a variety of needs. The soft, sinuous ceramic design is capped with a silicon gasket to keet contents from drying out, especially helpful for pre-moistened tissues. Wet Wipes Case ideaco