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Kitchen accessory must haves

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Nowadays more and more items seem to be superfluous and devoid of any real use. We operate with the fear that we need to buy as much as possible to ensure that nothing is missing, but instead we should streamline to find only those articles we really need and make sure we have the essentials. 

Although most of the objects are already known to us, it still never hurts to remember that the kitchen can have many allies—and no, were not referring to the other element of the spouse and children! - so make use of them as appropriate. Gone are the days when everything was done by hand, nowadays the market hosts a wide range of small wonders which, although not able to perform miracles, can make each task simple and enjoyable. Are you ready to rediscover a new life in your kitchen? Well, that's what is about to happen, let’s go!


In addition to the essential appliances, cookware refers to a class of a few things that cannot be lacking in our  kitchen. This includes those versatile vessels that can be used for a number of different dishes – pots and pans for all your cooking needs. Depending on the number of members that the family has, you’ll have more or less pans for higher or lower volume. The key is to have find the average size each item always ends up serving. Now just make sure to have quality material that allows you to cook up the tastiest delicacies.

This beautiful kitchen inspiration comes to us from Raiz Quadrada Home Builders in Portugal.

Kitchen knives

Kitchen knives are the type of tool that can make all the difference and streamlines the entire process of cooking. Often left to the background, kitchen knives are the unsung heros of this home space. In this case, unlike the cookware, it makes more sense to buy a set of knives that each have very different functions, for example, the bread knife is totally different from a knife used for cutting meat. For this reason we leave you this advice, it is a major investment that will certainly be worth it.

Home appliances

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We started the article talking about these, our friends! In fact, a kitchen is conducive to cooking only if it has all the necessary cogs for the machine to function—the appliances. We don’t even have to stress the importance of the stove and the refrigerator, but what about the microwave, the kettle? We understand that at this point it seems impossible to live without certain tools that until a few years ago were not a part of daily life. If we are very practical, however, and bring things down to the bare minimum, what you really need is the stove and the refrigerator: a place for cooking and place to store food. Because we are practical people, though, and because time is money, why not invest in a few more appliances that facilitate our lives? If you have this possibility, we are the first to say: do it! Cooking can be an enjoyable task, but cooking with utensils and appliances that do exactly what you need is even better!

Accessories out of the box

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Le Mans Pull Out Storage

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Sometimes there are various kitchen accessories for which we cannot determine the proper function. This is not case we present you with! This super modern closet will allow you not only to store your pots neatly, but also to make access to them much simpler, since as we open the door they are displayed in a very organic and practical way. We realize that it is not something essential, but we are aware of how difficult it is to keep a cupboard of neat pots! This is the right solution.

A wide range of spices and space for them

Spices are the most important materials we can have to make our cooking fantastic. Just a note if you’re no big fan of cooking with spices: start exploring this path, you will have some wonderful surprises! In this respect we have to tell you that it is a great investment to get a good device which can house all the bottles and containers of spices in your kitchen. If we have the spices near the stove or at least in sight, we will feel more compelled to use them. Inspiration and creativity can pop up while cooking, and therefore you should always have it on hand so that you can add flavour and pizzazz!

Fabrics and textiles

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Jinja Hotpad Collection


More ladies are likely to have a special taste with regards to colour in the  kitchen, and this can make it a very friendly space! What we can advise is to buy several different sets of bases, coasters and doilies, mixing and matching the different items at your leisure. These fun items are often dynamic with bright colours, and the truth is that these are also little things that make the most comfortable spaces. In this case it has more to do with an aesthetic side of it than the functional side, it is a very simple and economic way to give your kitchen a new look in short period of time. Try these items to fill your kitchen space with different colours, you will see that once you start, you’ll never want to stop!

For more kitchen inspiration, check out this ideabook on how to furnish your kitchen according to your Zodiac!

Which of these kitchen essentials guidelines was most helpful? Did we miss something? Tell us what you think below!
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