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35 Minimalist Kitchen Products That'll Take Your Breath Away

For the simple and chic kitchen of your dreams.

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1. A set of luxurious hand-polished flatware that may leave your guests questioning if you’ve been moonlighting as an interior designer.

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The four-piece set is lead-, cadmium-, phthalate-, and BPA-free. It includes a dinner knife, dinner spoon, fork, and teaspoon. And it is recommended you hand-wash them.

Promising Review: “This is a very elegant, casual service set. I love mine and will probably order another service for 12. I couldn’t be more pleased. It is beautiful and still looks as good as the day I bought it.” —Sis

Get the four-piece set from Amazon for $22.99 (available in nine colors).

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2. A set of stainless-steel knives in a sleek acrylic block that’ll have you cutting up with your recipe inspirations.

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The 11-piece set — which is not dishwasher-safe and should be hand-washed and immediately dried — includes a chef's knife, bread knife, carving knife, utility knife, and six steak knives.

Promising Review: “I got this set for a friend as a gift. They work well and look wonderful. She loves them!” —MZ

Get the 11-piece set from Amazon for $39.99.

3. A set of elegant salt and pepper grinders you can use as part-time art installations.

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The grinders are made out of matte rubber over plastic and grind the salt and pepper at the top to keep your table from getting sprinkled.

Promising Review: “I’ve been looking for salt and pepper grinders to match my minimalist modern decor. These are sturdy and well-made. And the matte-rubber surface is easily cleaned with a damp towel.” —PookieSnookums

Get the two-piece set from CB2 for $64.95.

4. A set of carbon-steel, nonstick bakeware in a delicate latte color so your pans and sheets can be as amazing as your cooking skills.

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The 10-piece set of rolled-rim bakeware is oven-safe up to 450 degrees and dishwasher-safe, with each piece featuring silicone grips for easily handling. But it is recommended you hand-wash the pieces. The set includes two baking sheets, two round cake pans, a square cake pan and rectangle cake pan with a plastic top, a two-piece loaf pan, and a muffin pan.

Promising Review: “This is a great bakeware set! Aside from the color, which I love, they are easy to clean and nothing sticks to them. They have the perfect variety of pieces for the kitchen!” —Orlando

Get the 10-piece set from Kohl's for $99.99.

5. A set of fuss-free labeled canisters to keep your pantry or countertop organized — even while you’re sneaking a late-night snack.

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The canisters, which should only be hand-washed, are also available in black.

The canisters, which should only be hand-washed, are also available in black.

6. A cordless electric kettle for maximum coolness when you pour your next round of tea.

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The kettle is made from borosilicate glass and has an LED light that glows blue when boiling. It also includes a water level gauge, auto shut-off feature, stay-cool handle, and washable filter.

Promising Review: “We get compliments on this cute little kettle all the time. It's the perfect size for our small family. And even during big dinners, I don't have to fill it up multiple times. I didn't want to get a clear one at first because I thought it would be hard to clean. But a diluted vinegar and water solution once a month or so does the trick! It’s super easy to clean, an amazing price, and a very cute and dependable product!” —Adam Shah

Get it from Amazon for $18.99 (available in eight colors) or Walmart for $21.95.

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8. A marble paper towel holder that can roll just a little more attitude into your kitchen.

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Promising Review: “I have used one of these in our home for years. It's heavy enough that you can tear off a paper towel from the roll using just your one hand!” —Gloria

Get it from Amazon for $15.95.

9. A matte tea cup with pleating details that'll elevate your drinking experience and possibly inspire your next OOTD.

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The cup is dishwasher-, microwave-, and oven-safe up to 250 degrees Fahrenheit for as long as two hours.

The cup is dishwasher-, microwave-, and oven-safe up to 250 degrees Fahrenheit for as long as two hours.

10. A set of handmade glass straws so you can stay fabulous with every sip.

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The set includes four dishwasher-safe, BPA-free straws that are designed from durable borosilicate glass. They also include a cleaning brush.

Promising Review: “I like these a lot! They are tall enough to use with a pint glass, which is nice. I have been washing them in the dishwasher without chipping or breakage. I like the option of the little brush, too. The diameter is larger than a typical plastic straw.” —MH5

Get the four-piece set from Amazon for $7.99.

11. A hand-held mandolin with a soft-grip knob and stainless-steel blade to let you slice fruits, veggies, and other cooking ingredients like a pro.

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Promising Review: “I love this mandolin. It makes slicing so much faster and easier. Just make sure to use the protective piece. The blade is really sharp and it will definitely cut you!” —Kristyn

Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in two sizes), Jet for $14.99, or Walmart for $33.19.

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12. A set of gleaming mixing bowls that'll have you feeling golden every time you cook up a new dish.

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The six-piece set includes three stainless-steel mixing bowls that each come with a stainless-steel lid. The bowls also nest for quick storage and should be hand-washed.

Get the six-piece set from CB2 for $49.95.

13. A set of dashing KitchenAid gadgets so you can finally have all the cooking tools you need in one handsome package.

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The 16-piece set includes a can opener, euro peeler, scraper spatula, utility whisk, flat grater, bottle opener, pizza wheel, four measuring cups, and five measuring spoons. All the tools are dishwasher-safe and constructed from plastic and stainless steel.

Promising Review: “I bought this set for my grandson's new apartment. I loved the fact it had everything included, right down to the peeler and can opener. His cooking lessons are next!” —Ladyleo

Get the 16-piece set from Amazon for $39.95 or Crate & Barrel for $39.95.

14. A stainless-steel rolling pin that'll immediately put your boring wooden one out of commission.

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The rolling pin is made from non-porous stainless steel, which prevents cross-contamination. The surface is also nonstick and the pin is dishwasher-safe.

Promising Review: “This is a super-classy rolling pin. It’s made of shiny metal and rolls so smoothly. It’s attractive to use in my kitchen, very modern, and classy. It’s much better than the old-school wooden ones. It’s easy to hold, easy on the hands, and not too heavy.” —Take Me 2 The Sea

Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

15. An adorable pair of bear and cat storage jars guaranteed to be your fave faceless cooking companions.

The storage jars are food-safe and should only be hand-washed.

The storage jars are food-safe and should only be hand-washed.

16. A stovetop whistling kettle, which may be just what you need if you prefer boiling water the old-school way.

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The 12-cup kettle is made of thermal-shock-resistant borosilicate glass and the removable lid is BPA-free. The kettle is also dishwasher-safe.

Promising Review: “I’ve had this kettle almost a year now and it works great. It’s easy to clean and I like that it whistles.” —Amazon Customer

Get it from Amazon for $7.99.

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17. A collapsible bread box so you can keep your loaves and kitchen style fresh.

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The bread box is dishwasher-safe and BPA-free, and expands to fit various loaf sizes. It also features air vents you can adjust to keep your bread fresh and closes with magnetic snaps.

Promising Review: “I’ve been baking bread for quite a while now. And until I got this bread keeper, my bread would go stale in about three days, if I left it out. I could extend it to four days, if I put it in a plastic bag. But there would definitely be mold by the fifth day. But with this bread keeper, I've seemed to be able to keep bread fresh for over a week. The crust definitely gets soft. But there is no mold. And after about 10 days, it is only stale around the edges.” —Casen Davis

Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

18. A set of silicone utensils with brushed stainless-steel handles to stir some elegance into every meal.

The silicone utensils are BPA-free, heat-resistant to 600 degrees Fahrenheit, and dishwasher-safe.

Promising Review: ”I purchased all the utensils this brand offers at Crate & Barrel and I am very pleased with them. They are great performance tools.” —Jazzkat

The silicone utensils are BPA-free, heat-resistant to 600 degrees Fahrenheit, and dishwasher-safe.

Promising Review: ”I purchased all the utensils this brand offers at Crate & Barrel and I am very pleased with them. They are great performance tools.” —Jazzkat

19. A glass milk carton creamer that’ll add a nice touch of whimsy to your coffee-making routine.

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Promising Review: “I bought two of these to have on hand as hostess gifts during the holidays. Both recipients love them and use them when they serve coffee and tea at their house.” —Tori1102

Get it from CB2 for $12.95.

20. A set of square dinnerware for a sleek canvas to show off the lovely details of your meals. Because we know presentation is everything.

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The 16-piece set is microwave- and dishwasher-safe and includes four dinner plates, four salad plates, four bowls, and four mugs.

Promising Review: “I have been wanting to purchase a set of square white dishes for quite a while. I like the fact that they offer a clean slate and don't take away from the beauty of the food being served. I have had these dishes over a month and they are very sturdy and have not had any problems. So go ahead and purchase these if you're looking for a nice set of dishes!” —Susan G Williams

Get it from Amazon for $48.99.

21. A set of fly stoneware measuring cups you should never hide in your cupboard.

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The four-piece set features raised graphics wth the measure capacity of each cup. Each cup also has a small spout for easy pouring and they can nest for storage.

Promising Review: “I needed measuring cups that looked good sitting out on the kitchen counter! These are absolutely perfect! They look great and are super useful.” —Annmarie

Get the four-piece set from Crate & Barrel for $8.97.

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22. An Osaka pour-over coffee station that's going to make brewing your coffee so damn sexy.

Each station includes a borosilicate glass that is resistant to thermal shock. The glass carafe also won’t absorb any chemicals, residue, or odors from coffee-brewing.

Promising Review: “The Mount Zao pour-over station has a hefty weight, beautiful design, and quality components. My previous stainless-steel filter let through a lot of sludge. This one does not. The glass is borosilicate, something I was looking for. I would definitely order this again if something happened to it.” —EchantedDreams

Each station includes a borosilicate glass that is resistant to thermal shock. The glass carafe also won’t absorb any chemicals, residue, or odors from coffee-brewing.

Promising Review: “The Mount Zao pour-over station has a hefty weight, beautiful design, and quality components. My previous stainless-steel filter let through a lot of sludge. This one does not. The glass is borosilicate, something I was looking for. I would definitely order this again if something happened to it.” —EchantedDreams

23. A set of hand-etched scorpion glasses you can use to sip your fave drink while letting everyone know how badass you are.

24. A set of stone storage canisters that'll hold your oil and vinegar, utensils, flour, sugar, coffee, and tea with #PinterestGoals precision.

The coffee, tea, sugar, and flour canisters include a wood lid, and it is recommended you hand-wash them.

Promising Review: “I got these canisters a few months ago as part of the set for coffee, tea, and utensils. It looked like it would match our decor perfectly and it gets so many compliments! I love how simple yet adorable it is with the clean lines and the bamboo top!” —Rustic Luv

The coffee, tea, sugar, and flour canisters include a wood lid, and it is recommended you hand-wash them.

Promising Review: “I got these canisters a few months ago as part of the set for coffee, tea, and utensils. It looked like it would match our decor perfectly and it gets so many compliments! I love how simple yet adorable it is with the clean lines and the bamboo top!” —Rustic Luv

25. A steel dish rack that includes a wineglass holder and is fingerprint-proof, so smudges can't ruin your kitchen’s lovely ambiance.

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You can hang as many as four extra-large wine glasses from the glass holder. The rack also features a drainage system with a swivel spout, to keep water from flowing onto your countertop.

Promising Review: “After using this dish drainer for over eight months, we still love it! it drains so well. And it stays so much cleaner than any other dish rack I've owned, requiring very minimal care. Very occasionally, I remove the rack and spray the inside with a cleaner, such as Fantastik, then rinse. There is absolutely no evidence of rusting or any other problems. I would purchase it again!” —Dr. Beth

Get it from Amazon for $79 or Jet for $79.99.

26. A set of marble trays perfect for serving hors d'oeuvres or charcuterie spreads in the most luxurious way.

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Promising Review: “A friend recently bought the large server for me for my birthday, and I LOVE it! It is so beautiful and elegant, and elevates fruit and cheese from a simple offering to something decadent.” —Nikki

Promising Review: “A friend recently bought the large server for me for my birthday, and I LOVE it! It is so beautiful and elegant, and elevates fruit and cheese from a simple offering to something decadent.” —Nikki

27. A set of muted taper stoneware with handmade rounds and clean lines to immediately dress up your table.

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The five-piece place setting includes a dinner plate, salad plate, soup bowl, cup, and saucer. The dishes are dishwasher- and microwave-safe. However, it is still recommended you hand-wash each piece.

Promising Review: “I really love the flat, gray finish on the outside. The size and weight are perfect and the whole set is very functional. I haven't had any issues with scratching, but I'm pretty gentle on dishware.” —JessB

Get the five-piece set from CB2 for $31.95.

28. A nonstick, rotating waffle maker that’ll slay on your countertop in an always stylish all-black ensemble. #FashionKillah

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Promising Review: “My family loves this waffle maker. It’s easy to use and makes tasty waffles within a minute! We couldn’t ask for more.” —Yuliya

Get it from Amazon for $25.49.

29. A set of copper and enamel measuring spoons or measuring cups so your kitchen can have an extra dose of shine.

30. An 11-piece set of Calphalon nonstick cookware in a soothing shade of gray that better have you rushing to cook your next Top Chef-worthy dish.

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The 11-piece set includes a frying pan, covered frying pan, two saucepans with lids, a stockpot with lid, and sauté pan with lid. The cookware is oven-safe up to 450 degrees and dishwasher-safe. But is recommended you use wood, plastic, or heat-resistant nylon tools to avoid scratching the pots' nonstick surface. It is also recommend you hand-wash the pieces.

Promising Review: “I bought this set 10 months ago and have had no issues with peeling as I do take great care in cleaning our cookware and always hand-wash each piece. We use these items almost daily, with the exception of the occasional weekend day where we eat out. We love this set and would definitely recommend to others as a high-quality cookware option.” —GypsyMom

Get the 11-piece set from Williams-Sonoma for $299.96.

31. A multitalented Wash&Drain tub that can work great in smaller kitchens for washing and drying dishes, rinsing off fruits and veggies, or even serving as an ice bucket to chill drinks for a dinner party.

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The tub includes a removable dish rack and cutlery holder. The base features a strainer-drain, so you can release the water in the bucket without having to tip it over or lift it out of the sink.

Promising Review: “This little baby is the perfect size for my small kitchen. It won't leave rust marks on my stainless-steel sink, no matter how old it gets. And it has the added benefits of being both compact and able to double as a dish drainer or wash tub for dishes, fruits, veggies, and other items.” —Mpls Janet

Get it from Crate & Barrel for $35.

32. A set of glowing of wine tools you’ll want to put to work immediately. Because who doesn’t love a reason to buy a new bottle of wine?

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The gold-plated set includes a double-hinged corkscrew, levered champagne puller, and heavyweight bottle stopper.

Get them from Crate & Barrel for $49.95.

33. A gorgeous salt cellar with a lid that holds your spoon when you want to sprinkle it yourself like Salt Bae.

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Promising Review: “This cellar has a great design and capacity. It feels durable and I love the look.” —Chef

Get it from Crate & Barrel for $12.95.

34. A pretty marble cutting board for slicing and dicing ingredients or preparing dough for pastries and other baked dishes.

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The marble stone naturally keeps dough and other ingredients cool, helping butter, cheese, and other cooking items chill and firm. And it is recommended you hand-wash the cutting board with a mild detergent.

Promising Review: “I bought this for my son for a Christmas gift. He has celiac disease and needed a pastry board that he could use strictly for gluten-free baking. He really likes it. I also bought him the matching rolling pin with stand.” —NatureDoctor

Get it from Amazon for $37.99.

35. And a set of breathtaking, handcrafted Lockjaw knives you can count on to slice, dice, chop, and look magnificent in your kitchen for years.

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The high-quality Lockjaw knives feature high-carbon steel bars, with each blade being heat-treated before being placed into the handmade brass and bone handles. Over years of use, the blades will get a blue-gray patina that will help protect them from corrosion.

The high-quality Lockjaw knives feature high-carbon steel bars, with each blade being heat-treated before being placed into the handmade brass and bone handles. Over years of use, the blades will get a blue-gray patina that will help protect them from corrosion.

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