21 Cute Kitchen Gifts You Probably Don’t Need

But will absolutely want anyway. And since we at food52 just launched an online store, we’d like to tempt you with some.

1. Vintage Jam Serving Spoons

Each one a unique snowflake. How could you survive afternoon high tea without them?

Vintage Jam Serving Spoon, $15 — available at Food52’s new online kitchen and home shop, Provisions.

2. Hand-Braided Apple Baskets

For all your frolicking-through-orchard needs.

Hand-Braided Apple Baskets, $60 (set of two).

3. Wood Egg Cups

You get a seat at the table, so why shouldn’t your eggs?

Cara Wood Egg Cup, $20.

4. 24K Gold-Plated Jigger

To make cocktails for all the royalty you entertain.

24K Gold-Plated Jigger, $34.

5. Leather Knife Wrap

Because how else are you going to transport the oyster knife to a shoreside cookout?

Wellfleet Oyster, Little Neck Clam, & Crab Knives + Leather Wrap, $150.

6. Old-Fashioned Popcorn Popper

Microwaves are so 99%.

Popcorn Popper, $35.

7. Trident Bar Spoon

Who doesn’t want to feel like a Greek god when mixing up cocktails?

Trident Bar Spoon, $12.

8. Ceramic Ice Cream Cone

The smaller the bowl, the more times you’re allowed to refill it with ice cream.

Ceramic Ice Cream Cone, $6.

9. Pine Wood Pie Box

Maybe your pie isn’t this beautiful, but it should still travel in style.

PieBox, $35.

10. Marble Rolling Pin

When you’ve got marble countertops, you need marble EVERYTHING.

Marble Rolling Pin, $90.

11. Marble Cheese Board

No, seriously, everything.

Marble Cheese Board, $32.

12. Recycled Glass Oil Dispenser

Recycled Glass Oil Dispenser, $30.

13. Individual Casserole Dishes

FACT: Everything’s cuter when it’s miniature.

Pillivuyt Eden Individual Casseroles, $52 (set of two).

14. Copper Moscow Mule Mug

Copper Moscow Mule Mug, $30

15. Stoneware Cupcake Liners

Paper liners just won’t cut it anymore.

Versatile Cupcake Liners, $10 (set of six).

17. Tiny Ceramic Bowls

Having bowls that you can actually fit stuff in is SO last year.

EPA Tiny Bowl, $12.

19. Condiment Kettles

Suddenly that ketchup squeeze-bottle isn’t looking so hot.

Pillivuyt Custard/Condiment Kettle, $52 (set of four).

20. Footed Cake Platter

Every cake is a princess, and deserves to be treated as such.

Pillivuyt Patisserie Footed Cake Platter, $99.

21. Three-Tier Wooden Stand

Studies show that appetizers displayed at least 6 inches above the table appear 72% more delicious to guests.*

Bleached Acacia Three-Tier Stand, $78.

*this is made up

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