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31 Awesome And Inexpensive Things You Need For Your Kitchen

Soooooo many cool gadgets and things to decorate with...and they're all under 30 bucks.

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1. A bulldozer to help you lift up a big ol' slice of cake.

If you don't need a bulldozer to help you lift your cake, you haven't cut a big enough piece.

Get it from Amazon for $18.97.

2. A cat who sticks out his tongue only when you're peeling vegetables.

🐱 🐱 🐱Get it from Animi Causa for $14.99.
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Get it from Animi Causa for $14.99.

3. A silicone pot and bowl lid that'll protect you (and your kitchen) from splatters and spills.

The clear lid allows you to monitor whatever you're cooking with ease.

Get it from Amazon for $9.40.

4. A set of cards printed with cocktail recipes (instead of aces, spades, or hearts).

Get them from Love & Victory on Etsy for $16.
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Get them from Love & Victory on Etsy for $16.

5. A ~wavy~ stainless steel knife to use for decorative cuts.

It's dishwasher safe and works particularly well on potatoes, carrots, and cucumbers.Get it from Amazon for $12.99.
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It's dishwasher safe and works particularly well on potatoes, carrots, and cucumbers.

Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

6. A ceramic bowl to eat from when you finally give up your controller to let someone else take a turn.

There's also a mug version.Get it from Amazon for $14.99.
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There's also a mug version.

Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

7. A terrarium-style scoop jar to store coffee grounds in.

Get it from Uncommon Goods for $15.99.

8. A set of letterpress coasters for beer lovers.

Can't decide if you want to drink some porter or pilsner? Spin the arrow!Get them from Blackbird Letterpress on Etsy for $12.
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Can't decide if you want to drink some porter or pilsner? Spin the arrow!

Get them from Blackbird Letterpress on Etsy for $12.

9. Glass storage bowls decorated with illustrations of junk food like pizza and French fries.

They come with plastic lids (all the better for storing leftovers).Get one for $10 (or two for $16) at Urban Outfitters.
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They come with plastic lids (all the better for storing leftovers).

Get one for $10 (or two for $16) at Urban Outfitters.

10. A cake carrier that collapses after the party's over.

Even if you have a kitchen the size of a small country, it's always nice to save space.

Get it from Amazon for $23.20.

11. An adorable way to plan your meals (or remember what you need to grab at the grocery store).

Get the set from Asking For Trouble on Etsy for $9.99.
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Get the set from Asking For Trouble on Etsy for $9.99.

12. Beautiful drinking glasses with "geode" bottoms.

Definitely use them to drink a ~translucent~ beverage (to better appreciate the design).Get them from Urban Outfitters for $16.
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Definitely use them to drink a ~translucent~ beverage (to better appreciate the design).

Get them from Urban Outfitters for $16.

13. A lopsided bowl that you can use to (easily!) make an omelette in the microwave.

It's so simple, you'll be able to manage making a homemade breakfast even when you're still half asleep.Get it from Amazon for $8.
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It's so simple, you'll be able to manage making a homemade breakfast even when you're still half asleep.

Get it from Amazon for $8.

14. A wooden spoon you can have personalized with an engraving.

Your whole family (in spoon form).Get one from Auntie Mims on Etsy for $7.49.
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Your whole family (in spoon form).

Get one from Auntie Mims on Etsy for $7.49.

15. An owl cup with a lid (for people who are prone to spilling).

Yeah, some liquid could still drip out through the straw, but it's better than an open-top glass!Get it from Asos for $8.50.
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Yeah, some liquid could still drip out through the straw, but it's better than an open-top glass!

Get it from Asos for $8.50.

16. Or a mug shaped like Hedwig (may she rest in peace).

Get it from Amazon for $15.56.
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Get it from Amazon for $15.56.

17. An easy-to-install, under-shelf tool-hanging system.

Use it to keep your most used utensils in an easy-to-access spot.Get it from Amazon for $17.50.
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Use it to keep your most used utensils in an easy-to-access spot.

Get it from Amazon for $17.50.

18. A cheap aprons printed with an array of funny phrases.

Get one from Nicola Rowlands on Etsy for $6.25.
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Get one from Nicola Rowlands on Etsy for $6.25.

19. A food storage container that will help you solve the ol' "can I still eat this?" question.

There's a dial built right into the top for you to mark a date on.Get it from Joseph Joseph for $8.
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There's a dial built right into the top for you to mark a date on.

Get it from Joseph Joseph for $8.

20. Holders that transform wooden coasters into pigs and sheep.

Get them from Amazon for $15.99.

21. A print covered with the recipes for 12 classic cocktails (so you never forget how to make 'em).

Get it from Coconut Grass on Etsy for $16.18.
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Get it from Coconut Grass on Etsy for $16.18.

22. A peeler (that looks like a giant pencil sharpener) for creating garnishes.

Or... use it to make a cucumber face mask.

Get it from Accessory Geeks for $8.99.

23. A personalized stencil for adding a ~special~ (powdered sugar) touch to every cake you bake.

Get it from Sophia Victoria Joy on Etsy for $21.17.
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Get it from Sophia Victoria Joy on Etsy for $21.17.

24. Mugs that can be propped up on their handles for easy drying.

Get them from Amazon for $7.99.

25. A print to make tea drinkers chuckle (and sing) as they wait for their water to boil.

Get it from Drunk Girl Designs on Etsy for $10.
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Get it from Drunk Girl Designs on Etsy for $10.

26. A set of brightly colored silicone trivets you can stick right in the dishwasher.

Get them from Amazon for $11.99.

27. A lockable ice cream pint container to keep your hungry roommate out of your Ben and Jerry's stash.

Get it from One Man One Garage on Etsy for $10.

28. A carrot-shaped container for your — you guessed it! — carrots.

There's a separate compartment to put hummus (or some other form of dip) in.Get it from Amazon for $9.05.
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There's a separate compartment to put hummus (or some other form of dip) in.

Get it from Amazon for $9.05.

29. A ~magical~ steel fish to "naturalize" the scent of onions or garlic from your hands after cooking.

Get it from All Modern for $11.99.

30. Adhesive labels that'll help keep your pantry organized.

Get them from Bread & Jam on Etsy for $13.68.
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Get them from Bread & Jam on Etsy for $13.68.

31. And rock star tea towels that'll inspire you to sing as you dry the dishes.

Get them from Bold & Noble on Etsy for $13.56.

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