1. Normann Copenhagen Beater Whisk, $19, from Dream Interiors.
When you’re not using it to whisk, slip the centre ring down and it’ll collapse into a sleek column for easy storage. But an even better idea is to just leave it on your countertop ─ it’ll enliven the kitchen with a sophisticated pop of colour.
2. Prepd Pack, US$60 (S$81.50), from getprepd.com.
This gorgeous lunchbox is just the motivation we need to pack a home-cooked lunch to the office. It comes with microwave-safe modular containers (and a mini dressing pot for salads), and the cutlery magnetically “clips” on to keep everything neat.
3. DOIY I Could Eat A Horse, $14.90, from HipVan.
This quirky pasta measuring tool is especially handy if you always end up cooking too much pasta. Measure exactly how much you need for a kid, an adult and even a horse! (Well, that means for large groups, probably.)
4. The Ultimate Cutting Board, US$149 (S$202), from theultimatecuttingboard.com.
It’s no mere chopping board. This multi-tasker comes with a slicer/grater attachment, measuring cups, a citrus juicer and a drawer for stowing away knives. You can even detach the interlocking halves to get two beautiful, maple serving boards.
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5. Aurea Dish Drainer by Delica, $109, from Ewins Home.
Dishwashing has never been so stylish. The minimalist dish drainer can be disassembled, flat-packed and stowed away easily. It’s not the largest, but it can hold about nine plates, and a couple of mugs as well.
6. Le Petit Kit of Food Styling, $65, from beylonguefille.com.
This pencil case-sized kit is what every foodstagrammer needs to glam up a shot. Everything from the vintage and wooden teaspoons to linen fabric were curated to provide a versatile mix of props for any kind of food photo.
8. MyDrap Cotton Napkins, $33, from Tott.
Think of this as an elegant, midway solution between a kitchen rag and disposable paper towels. The pretty geometric prints add colour to the kitchen, and these cotton napkins are machine washable too.
9. Joseph Joseph Chop2Pot, $37, from HipVan
For more fussfree food prep, this transforming chopping board can be folded into a food holder simply by squeezing the handle. This means you can easily guide food into the pot or pan without having to transfer into another plate, plus reducing wastage.