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24 Products You Need If You Have A Tiny Kitchen

Nesting bowl sets, under-the-cabinet stemware storage, roll-up dish-drying racks, and 21 other products that will make your kitchen look way more spacious than it really is.

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1. An expandable shelf that you can put in your cabinets or on your kitchen counter to make use of vertical space.

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Promising review: "I love these Seville expandable shelves; they have completely transformed my kitchen cabinets. I have older-style wood, two-shelf cabinets that are very high. Before I bought these expandable shelves, I was stacking things on top of other things in order to take full advantage of the cabinets — what a hassle to get to stuff! These shelves were PERFECT for turning those two-shelf cabinets into four-shelf. They are super sturdy and easily expanded. Also, I find that they are quite attractive and blend nicely into the rest of the cabinet despite the expandable shelves being metal while the cabinets are colored a light beige-pale yellow color." —S. Blades

Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

2. A three-piece glass mixing bowl set ideal for baking (you can see all the contents through the clear casing) and for storage (the set is nesting and stackable).

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Get it from the Tasty collection at Walmart for $17.44.

You can also find a three-piece prep bowl set here and a six-piece set here.

3. A two-tiered cutlery drawer, for when you've run out of compartments for your utensils and the counter is no longer an option.

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Get it from Overstock for $151.99+ (available in four sizes) or Jet for $148.19+ (available in three sizes).

4. A set of stackable Hasami porcelain mugs and bowls that are straight out of your minimalism dreams (assuming you have those).

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Get a porcelain mug from Jinen for $24+ or Need Supply for $24+ (available in three sizes, five colors, and two finishes); get a bowl from Need Supply for $40.

Check out the rest of the collection here.

5. A fold-down kitchen table/desk to create some much-coveted standing room for guests.

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Promising review: "I recently moved into a 400 sq foot house with my boyfriend. I work from home and this desk is an amazing space saver. I'm a designer and can fit my MacBook Pro AND my Wacom tablet side-by-side no problem. It's holding up very well and I love it" —OstkUser21636767

Get it from Amazon for $194.45.

6. An upright spiral fruit basket that gives you art *and* smart vertical storage in one shiny package.

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Get it from Amazon for $33.73 or Wayfair for $34.99.

7. Or an under-the-cabinet fruit hammock, if you want to avoid using counter space altogether.

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Get it from Amazon or Walmart for $11.20.

8. A nesting measuring cup and spoon set for brightening up your humble space.

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Get it from the Tasty collection at Walmart for $5.97.

9. A rack stand that fits 18 of your spices, which will either encourage you to declutter your kitchen or buy 18 spices.

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Promising review: "Nice product. As described. Very functional, and takes up much less space than 18 individual bottles standing upright. Allows for easy identification with most labels already printed as well as blank labels for the more unusual spices. Sturdy rack and nice weight to the glass jars. Glass jars have 'shaker' lids inside the stainless tops. Delivered on time in easy-to-open packaging. Only assembly needed is to add rubber feet to the bottom of the rack." —Swaffar

Get it from Amazon for $24.97.

10. A 12-piece set of nesting storage containers that will finally give you a reason to consolidate your cupboard storage and toss any orphan lids.

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Promising review: "We have had these now for over a year. They are wonderful. They are BPA-free, they store food well, they dish-wash well, they freeze well, they microwave well, and they take up very little room. We no longer have lids without containers, we no longer have containers without lids." —TasmanTruckee

Get it from Amazon for $28.

11. A tip-out tray for your cleaning supplies, if you have those false drawers under your sink that aren't pulling much weight.

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Promising review: "We remodeled our kitchen and have been trying to find ways to create more storage space and be more organized. This kit works out perfectly to make use of the false drawers in front of the sink. They were super easy to install — it only took me 10 minutes." —Z Miller

Get it from Amazon for $17.44+ (available in two sizes).

12. A wineglass rack that makes use of the space underneath your cabinets while always keeping your precious stemware at arm's reach.

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Promising review: "Love love love these wineglass holders. Exactly what the bar area of the kitchen needed to complete the theme and maximize the space. Easy to install." —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

13. A folding kitchen cart, because you could really use some extra meal-prep space but also want that space back as soon as you're done.

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Promising review: "I love this cart! The woodblock is heavy-duty and the wheels glide easily around my kitchen floor. I have a small space and needed extra countertop and storage. The open design is perfect. Quasi-industrial in appearance, the cart is simultaneously retro and modern. I priced a lot of carts and this one is a heck of a deal. One of my best buys this year!" —P. Kandt

Get it from Amazon for $99.99.

14. A roll-up dish-drying rack that conveniently drains right over the sink, and doesn't need to take up permanent residency on your countertop.

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Promising review: "The drying rack has made my life so much easier in my kitchen. It's like having an extra counter top or space. I don't have to dry my dishes on the counter on a towel — I can just lay them on the drying rack and be done. What is also great about it is that I also use it as a cooling rack for my bread. I love it." —Bonnie3011

Get it from Amazon for $23.98.

15. A bamboo salad bowl with a lid that doubles as a cutting board, because you deserve a contraption that handles all stages of salad prep.

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Promising review: "Beautiful and very useful set of bowls! I bought the first set as a gift, but when I saw them, I knew I would have to order a set for myself. We take food to work and have potlucks all the time, and being able to store the serving utensils in the lid is slick!" —Cindy C.

Get it from Amazon for $26.99.

16. A magnetic nesting utensil set (including a slotted spatula, spaghetti server, slotted spoon, solid spoon, and ladle) that you'll cling to.

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Promising review: "I love how these nestle into one another because I'm not a fan of kitchen utensils being out on the counter tops for dust or splashes from cooking to creep onto. But these manage both of those concerns. Small amount of space taken up so it can be placed almost anywhere, including not close to the stove top, and the nestle feature keeps them mostly tucked away from anything dirty. Especially if you use them often. Magnet works great." —Nichole

Get it from Amazon for $22.07+ (available in two color options).

17. A clip-on colander, because there's truly no reason for a standard, single-function colander to take up that much space.

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Promising review: "I got sick of a large, clunky colander taking up space in my cupboard, so I decided to try this. I'm so glad I did! It bends to fit pretty much any size pan. The clips clamp on super tight, so I've never had to worry about it falling off. This is really easy to clean and take up very little space. Great little kitchen gadget!" —Ashley Rogers

Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in gray, green, and red).

18. A subtle floating utensil holder that will turn you into the type of person who reviews products under the username "UtensilFan" (see below).

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Promising review: "I have a tiny NYC kitchen and many rubber spatulas and wooden spoons. Anything that gains me counter space and looks good doing it is fine by me! We are thinking about getting a couple more." —UtensilFan

Get it from Uncommon Goods for $15.

19. An expandable under-the-sink organizer you'll be able to assemble without a sweat.

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Get it from the Container Store for $39.99.

20. A magnetic organization rack, for when you've used up all your shelves but still need a spot for your paper towels and odds and ends.

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Promising review: "Awesome. My wife and I have finally stopped fighting about where to leave the paper towel roll. Very strong magnet." —Bruce Cota

Get it from Amazon for $38.99.

You can find a smaller magnetic spice rack from Food52 for $24.

21. A two-tier storage shelf that will teach you to stop cutting corners and use your kitchen corners.

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Get it from Amazon for $23.88.

22. A three-tier cooling rack, because your limited counter space should never stand between you and the many baked goods you intend to make.

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Get it from the Tasty collection at Walmart for $8.87.

23. An under-shelf drying rack, so you don't have to use the kitchen counter — or ever forget where you put your go-to mug for your morning joe.

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Promising review: "This is a cool little product. Saves me space and is convenient to grab when I am half asleep in the morning before my coffee wake-up." —vivian

Get it from Amazon for $11.99.

24. A pull-out bin that you can clip onto your fridge shelves to create space you didn't even know you had.

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Promising review: "Thought this would be a cheap thing that would break after several uses. Wrong. It slides out nicely, was easy to put together, and is a great space saver. If you buy the Costco eggs, you know how the flat carton takes up precious fridge space. This solves it!" —Dogmama

Get it from Amazon for $18.99.

Some reviews have been edited for length and/or clarity.

Check out the entire collection of Tasty kitchenware at Walmart here!

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