Tag: kitchen

Dec 1, 2016

This is What Happens When You Properly Sharpen a Dollar Store Knife

This is What Happens When You Properly Sharpen a Dollar Store Knife

A convincing demonstration on the importance of sharpening your knife

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Oct 17, 2016

These Flat Origami Measuring Spoons Fold Into 8 Different Sizes

These Flat Origami Measuring Spoons Fold Into 8 Different Sizes

“Polygons” are flat, origami-like measuring spoons that fold into the 4 most common measurement sizes for TBSP and TSP

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Dec 11, 2015

Alton Brown Reviews Ridiculous Kitchen Gadgets on Amazon

Alton Brown Reviews Ridiculous Kitchen Gadgets on Amazon

Celebrity chef and Thyme Lord Alton Brown is no fan of “unitaskers” — kitchen gadgets with only one purpose. But maybe these Amazon offerings aren’t so bad.

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Sep 18, 2015

Picture of the Day: Shot Glasses

Picture of the Day: Shot Glasses

Seen here are “shot glasses” by glass artist Steve Mineck

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Aug 28, 2014

Deliberately Inconvenient Everyday Objects

Deliberately Inconvenient Everyday Objects

The Uncomfortable is a collection of deliberately inconvenient everyday objects, designed by Athens based architect Katerina Kamprani. On her website she explains: I decided to create and design for all the wrong reasons. Vindictive and nasty? Or a helpful study of everyday objects? The goal is to redesign useful objects making them uncomfortable but…

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Jun 2, 2014

GoPro – Dishwasher Edition

GoPro – Dishwasher Edition

Well this certainly isn’t your typical ‘extreme sports’ GoPro video. If you’ve ever wondered what the inside of a dishwasher looks like during a rinse cycle, your calls have been answered! It took YouTube user Bito three attempts to nail this footage. He says the biggest challenges were heat, battery time and lighting. The…

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Feb 4, 2013

Kitchen Knives Made from Maple Wood

Kitchen Knives Made from Maple Wood

The Federal (FDRL) is a Canadian design agency based in the nation’s capital of Ottawa. In a project entitled Maple Set, the Federal prototyped an incredible series of kitchen knives made from Maple wood that are designed to draw attention to the high polished blade. The design agency states: “With this project we wanted…

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