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43 Insanely Cheap Things You Need For Your Kitchen

"Gimme gimme gimme!" —your kitchen

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1. A plate that comes with a detachable bowl.

For people who can't eat soup without having a sandwich to go along with it.Price: $20
urbanoutfitters.com

For people who can't eat soup without having a sandwich to go along with it.

Price: $20

2. A single-serving slushie maker.

Smoothies. Milk shakes. Frozen cocktails. So many possibilities. Price: $19.99
amazon.com

Smoothies. Milk shakes. Frozen cocktails. So many possibilities.

Price: $19.99

3. A tight-sealing lid you can use on any pan with a smooth rim.

So much better than using plastic wrap or aluminum foil, plus it's freezer- and microwave-safe.Price: $18.95
catchingfireflies.com

So much better than using plastic wrap or aluminum foil, plus it's freezer- and microwave-safe.

Price: $18.95

4. The perfect drinking glasses.

The word "turnt" has never been displayed so beautifully.

Price: $7.50

A few more facts about this cool device: It never needs sharpening, it's dishwasher-safe, and it comes with a salad recipe book.

Price: $20

6. A decal that will make your fridge smile.

"Yes, my best friend is my fridge and there's nothing wrong with that."Price: $9.62
etsy.com

"Yes, my best friend is my fridge and there's nothing wrong with that."

Price: $9.62

7. The ultimate skewer.

This fits several kebabs' worth of food onto one skewer.

Price: $16

8. A mug that mixes your chocolate milk without making a mess.

A less innocent way to use it: to combine some Bailey's or Kahlúa with your milk. Moooooo.Price: $14.95
hammacher.com

A less innocent way to use it: to combine some Bailey's or Kahlúa with your milk. Moooooo.

Price: $14.95

You'll be snacking on delicious fruit pieces in seconds.

Price: $7.50

10. A sloth to infuse your tea.

His lazy bod is made to hang on the side of a mug instead of a tree.Price: $14.99
modcloth.com

His lazy bod is made to hang on the side of a mug instead of a tree.

Price: $14.99

11. A potato masher with a handle like a ski pole.

The ergonomic handle makes it easy to really go crazy with your mashing (plus: it detaches for cleaning).Price: $9
amazon.com

The ergonomic handle makes it easy to really go crazy with your mashing (plus: it detaches for cleaning).

Price: $9

An equal slice for all.

Price: $14.99

13. Brightly colored bowls you can stack.

Their handles make them easy to grip when you're carrying things that slop (like soup).Price: $10
urbanoutfitters.com

Their handles make them easy to grip when you're carrying things that slop (like soup).

Price: $10

14. A mug that knows how many "fox" you give.

None. No fox.Price: $15
etsy.com

None. No fox.

Price: $15

15. A futuristic-looking microwave popcorn popper.

It'll make around 10 cups of corn in about three minutes — and you can eat your popcorn right out of the popper!Price: $19.95
crateandbarrel.com

It'll make around 10 cups of corn in about three minutes — and you can eat your popcorn right out of the popper!

Price: $19.95

16. A serving set that's whale-y cute.

The perfect combination of practical and adorable.Price: $20
anthropologie.com

The perfect combination of practical and adorable.

Price: $20

18. An ice cube tray that won't drip as you carry it.

The lid also keeps out particles and odors.Price: $7.99
carolwrightgifts.com

The lid also keeps out particles and odors.

Price: $7.99

19. A pair of scissors that can cut through pizza.

Because running one of those pizza wheels back and forth about 80 times just isn't cutting it. Literally.Price: $9.99
amazon.com

Because running one of those pizza wheels back and forth about 80 times just isn't cutting it. Literally.

Price: $9.99

20. A hassle-free citrus juicer.

It'll squeeze citrus fruits of all sizes: from lil' limes to gargantuan grapefruits.Price: $19.95
crateandbarrel.com

It'll squeeze citrus fruits of all sizes: from lil' limes to gargantuan grapefruits.

Price: $19.95

21. A set of dip clips you can attach to any plate or bowl.

For people who loooooooooove their condiments. Price: $7.99
amazon.com

For people who loooooooooove their condiments.

Price: $7.99

22. A cocktail glass featuring a helpful hint.

The best dreams are the ones you can chase in a bar after work. Price: $10
urbanoutfitters.com

The best dreams are the ones you can chase in a bar after work.

Price: $10

23. A pair of paws to protect your hands.

Use them to cook...and then use them for your next Halloween costume.Price: $21.99
modcloth.com

Use them to cook...and then use them for your next Halloween costume.

Price: $21.99

You'll never almost break a tooth on a kernel again.

Price: $18

Just roll it up and store it when you're done.

Price: $11.99

26. A squirrel friend to crack your nuts for you.

So much cuter than one of those handheld nut crackers. Price: $24
anthropologie.com

So much cuter than one of those handheld nut crackers.

Price: $24

27. A mug that knows about the darkness lurking inside you.

No milk. No sugar.Price: $16
etsy.com

No milk. No sugar.

Price: $16

28. A multitool that'll help you when you're on grill duty.

It flips, it grips, it spears!Price: $24.99
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It flips, it grips, it spears!

Price: $24.99

29. A set of collapsible measuring cups.

Save space!Price: $10.47
crateandbarrel.com

Save space!

Price: $10.47

30. A pair of cats to rest chopsticks (or a spoon) on.

So much cuter than resting your spoon on a piece of paper towel.Price: $11.95
japanesegiftmarket.com

So much cuter than resting your spoon on a piece of paper towel.

Price: $11.95

31. A tea towel that knows who the best kind of people are.

One of Julia Child's many great quotes.Price: $15
etsy.com

One of Julia Child's many great quotes.

Price: $15

32. A device that lets you serve with one hand.

The Snapi is great for parties or buffets: people can get a serving without putting down their plate. Bonus: It looks kind of like Audrey II from Little Shop of Horrors!Price: $8.95
catchingfireflies.com

The Snapi is great for parties or buffets: people can get a serving without putting down their plate. Bonus: It looks kind of like Audrey II from Little Shop of Horrors!

Price: $8.95

33. Scissors that make chopping up herbs a breeze.

These will ~shear~ minutes off of your cooking prep time.Price: $8.95
amazon.com

These will ~shear~ minutes off of your cooking prep time.

Price: $8.95

34. A cup that displays the temperature of your beverage.

If it's filled with coffee and the heart is glowing blue, you'll know you need to reheat.Price: $19
feelgift.com

If it's filled with coffee and the heart is glowing blue, you'll know you need to reheat.

Price: $19

The pop-up camper of storage containers.

Price: $17.49

36. A cold-brew-making bottle.

Fill the filter with 4 tablespoons of coffee, leave it in your fridge overnight, and enjoy some delicious cold brew in the morning.Price: $19.99
thinkgeek.com

Fill the filter with 4 tablespoons of coffee, leave it in your fridge overnight, and enjoy some delicious cold brew in the morning.

Price: $19.99

37. Potholders that rock.

Burning a casserole isn't something to be happy about, but it *would* be fitting to use a Johnny Cash potholder to lift food that's "dressed in black."

Price: $11

38. Bags that transform your toaster into a grilled-cheese-making device.

Your toaster just got a lot more useful.Price: $9.99
uncommongoods.com

Your toaster just got a lot more useful.

Price: $9.99

39. A glamorous tart-serving duo.

Solid glitter > solid gold.Price: $23
leifshop.com

Solid glitter > solid gold.

Price: $23

40. A press for making delicious tortillas.

Step one on the road to making amazing quesadillas.Price: $11
shareasale.com

Step one on the road to making amazing quesadillas.

Price: $11

41. An apron Jesse Pinkman would approve of.

Install a hook for it in your RV.Price: $17.45
etsy.com

Install a hook for it in your RV.

Price: $17.45

42. A salad spinner that's easy to clean.

It'll dry off enough salad for two people. Or one very hungry person.Price: $15
amazon.com

It'll dry off enough salad for two people. Or one very hungry person.

Price: $15

43. A tea towel that wishes you success.

Bacon makes everything better.Price: $24
pinkolive.com

Bacon makes everything better.

Price: $24

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