Whether silly stocking stuffers or sassy stoves, these are the things we’ve been wishin’ and hopin’ and thinkin’ and dreamin’ of finding beneath that evergreen taking up half our family room, wrapped with a big red bow and the words “For you” scribbled all over the package. May you find inspiration for all your holiday shopping here—and perhaps even a little something for yourself, too.
Dualit 4-Slot Toaster
We love stainless steel, too. But we still covet this toaster in chili pink ($319).
Roasting Laurels from Prepara
Bye bye, roasting rack. The uber-bendy roasting laurel ($23.72) fits into any and every pan.
Retro Stove from Big Chill
Something old, something new, maybe even a retro stove ($4,590) in Beach Blue?
Preschool Gems by Leslie McCollom
Outta the mouths of babes spews this array of witty and oft wise quips ($13) about food et al.
Star Trek Enterprise Pizza Cutter from Space.Com Store
For the Trekkie in your life, a piece of mythos that's as collectable as it is practical ($29.95).
Kitchen Disasters & Fixes App for the iPhone or iPad by Sutro Media
No more frantically Googling your kitchen oops or calling Mom. Not with this trusty app ($2.99).
Layer Cake Slicing Kit from Frieling Fresh Solutions
Lopsided layer cakes, be gone! This nifty cake-slicing contraption evens the cutting plane ($59.99).
Zingerman's (Better Than) San Francisco Style Sourdough Boule
Those of us not privy to Left Coast bakeries swoon to this tangy boule ($7.50 plus shipping).
Standing Butter Knife from The Museum of Modern Art Store
Buttering just got less boring with Tauma Design’s ingenious standing knife ($28). Less messy, too.
Stuck Up Chewed Gum Magnet at Urban Outfitters
These itty bitty magnets are swell for sticking holiday cards (and takeout menus) to the fridge ($8).
KitchenAid 5-Quart Stand Mixer
We're spoiled silly by this must-have mixer ($349.99) that now comes in 20-plus sassy shades.
Chop2Pot Plus Folding Cutting Board
No more losing your perfect mise en place to the floor, not with this nifty cutting board ($16).
Hungry for more? Chow down on these: