It Does Not Get More Cool-Yet-Functional Than These Kitchen Accessories

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    We do believe your love for food should be a foolproof experience and by that, we don't just mean there should be appetising food, but also having great table runners spread out on the table, serving dishes in some beautiful-looking bowls and stoneware, and making the whole experience a treat your eyes and your tastebuds. This led us to ruminate about all the chic kitchen accessories we discovered last year and alas! We came up with a list of 10 kitchen accessories that really made our at-home dining experience fancy. Wanna explore it? Let's go! 

    Grid Rack

    Grid Rack - Golden

    Grid Rack - Golden

    2300

    Drinking wine feels just as good as opening a present. It’s kind of the perfect drink for a lot of occasions and a perfect drink to cook within the kitchen. This Grid Rack by N Square Studios is essential in every wine lovers kitchen (or kitchen in general). The rack of course can be used for storing other things too in your kitchen, dining room, or bar. Available in Black or Gold, the rack is chic, and versatile. 

    Price: INR 2300

    Wooden Towel Holder

    Wooden Towel Holder/Rack

    Wooden Towel Holder/Rack

    1750

    If your kitchen is cluttered, then this nifty towel holder from the Weavers Nest should help getting a bit more organised. A few condiments and a towel/tissue roll holder should have a nice little home on this wooden rack made of teakwood. We love that it's build in a way to avoid spills too.

    Price: INR 1750

    Soapstone Mortar & Pestle

    Soapstone Mortar & Pestle

    Soapstone Mortar & Pestle

    475

    Yes, mixer grinders are modern and have replaced the old way of grinding things down, but we still think that this kitchen accessory is a versatile tool. If you’re wondering why your grandmother's chutneys taste a little better than yours, we think the ‘secret ingredient’ is this tool. This mortar and pestle by Green Heirloom is made from soapstone and will last you for years. They also have options in different shapes and sizes.

    Price: INR 475

    If you're looking for more brands that make heirloom cookware options, we've curated some for you here.

    Kalamkaari Ceramic Jar

    Kalamkaari Ceramic Cookie Jar - 1.5 Kg

    Kalamkaari Ceramic Cookie Jar - 1.5 Kg

    900

    Don’t we all love those old pickle pots we most often saw in our grandmother’s kitchen? This ceramic jar comes with a beautiful painted Kalamkari design and will most definitely stand out among all your other containers. No second thoughts needed to buy this essential accessory by Kohana Homes priced at INR 900. 

    Price: INR 900

    If you're looking for more cute options when it comes to containers, check here.

    Red Pattachitra Elephant Kettle

    Red Pattachitra Elephant Kettle

    Red Pattachitra Elephant Kettle

    1800

    Chai is what keeps people in Indian homes charged up and nothing feels more authentic than serving chai from a kettle. This piece is one of our favourites because it feels vintage and the design is ‘traditional’ with a hint of contemporary. This piece by Vintage Vistara is perfect to add a dash of colour to your kitchen decor; it’s also perfect to gift your parents or someone visiting India on a holiday. Continue the tradition with this kettle.

    Price: INR 1800

    Now feel like drinking tea? We got your back with this list 

    Aztec Pattern MDF Large Hexagon Serving Tray

    Aztec Pattern MDF Large Hexagon Serving Tray

    Aztec Pattern MDF Large Hexagon Serving Tray

    989

    One might not know how much of a difference a pretty tray can make, especially when you have guests over. Trays are kind of underrated but don’t worry, because we got you covered with some of the best options by Crayton. This is one of our favourite trays - it’s sophisticated, colourful (the right amount) and the size will just fit the right amount of items. This kitchen accessory is also perfect for serving your partner breakfast in bed with style. 

    Price: INR 989

    For more tray options, check here.

    Brass Condiment Box

    The Brass Condiments Box- Small

    The Brass Condiments Box- Small

    2399

    Indian kitchens are loaded with numerous spices; it’s what makes our food so delicious. We add the powdered and dry spices, nuts, seeds, etc to get those flavours in, and what better than this essential kitchen accessory to store all these condiments? This Brass Condiment Box by ConsciousCo is unlike the regular condiment boxes in terms of its looks and for sure a far better alternative for those average looking plastic ones. We’d say it’s a great gifting option too.

    Price: INR 2399

    Just remembered you need to refill your spice rack? Here's where you can get some online. 

    Blue & Beige Handcrafted Wooden Bowl With Servers

    Blue & Beige Handcrafted Wooden Bowl With Servers Set of 3

    Blue & Beige Handcrafted Wooden Bowl With Servers Set of 3

    2980

    Looking for the perfect bowl to make your salads? This piece by August Collectives is made from wood and the set includes three bowls perfect to mix up also those delicious salads and more in the kitchen. This bowl set is pretty to look at and super functional; you can use it to not just mix and make the food but also serve fruits, snacks, and literally anything else.

    Price: INR 2980

    Here are more wooden bowls you can pick up!

    Antique Look Loose Leaf Tea Strainer

    Antique Look Loose Leaf Tea Strainer in Brass & Wood with Resting Bowl

    Antique Look Loose Leaf Tea Strainer in Brass & Wood with Resting Bowl

    999

    As mentioned above, chai, be it making or drinking is truly a calming experience. If you're making a cup for yourself (from scratch) for one, why not use this Antique Look Loose Leaf Strainer from 1BHK Interiors? Let the aroma of tea waft around you while keeping the tea leaves away from your cup. The strainer comes with a brass resting bowl so you don't have to worry about leaks and dripping while enjoying your tea!

    Price: INR 999 

    Lover of all things tea? Here's a list of must-have products for tea lovers.

    Antiqued Geo Balance - Paddle Cut & Serve Board

    Antiqued Geo Balance - Paddle Cut & Serve Board

    Antiqued Geo Balance - Paddle Cut & Serve Board

    2087

    No kitchen is complete without a chopping board. Colored Rims has a whole range of handpainted ones made of Sheesham wood. The fine wood quality is complemented by the artistic embellishments on the side. And if you're looking to show it off outside the kitchen, this particular board can be used as a serving board too! So whether it's for cut fruit snacks or a full fledged Charcuterie Board, you can cut it and serve it too!

    Price: INR 2087

    Here are more serving boards for any occasion. 

    With inputs from Ahalya Acharya