Choosing well-designed but practical accessories offer a simple, powerful and economical way to upgrade the existing look of your kitchen. Here are several of our highlighted favorites at Ecoist.
Ecofriendly Kitchen Cleaning Brushes By Takada
Who says that kitchen brushes can’t be wonderfully chic? Even though they are tools used for cleaning, they can still offer a decorative, eye catching touch.
The brand, Takada brings us these handmade, botanical brushes as high quality and versatile essential tools for any kitchen. The soft natural fibers come from the Japanese windmill palm. This natural material ensures that the brushes have the perfect combination of pliancy and firmness for removing grease and food particles without scratching.
You can also use these brushes for cleaning fruits and vegetables, gently lifting away dirt without damaging the outer peel, keeping nutrition and flavors intact.
Cleaning doesn’t have to feel like such a chore, especially when you feel inspired to use these beautifully designed, sustainable kitchen cleaning brushes.
Dedal’s Adjustable Cork Trivet
This heat resistant, rainbow-shaped cork trivet with a unique modern design is enabled by a metal bar creating a fan like effect; a functional design at its best. Move the arches to create an entire circle shaped trivet beneath hot cookware, cups, dishes etc. Return them back to their half-circle rainbow configuration for space convenient storage in your drawer or cabinet.
Ecoist loves Dedal for their commitment to their design award process and integrated learning program. Through their local design school, students learn how they source and produce locally in Portugal with eco-friendly cork, leaving the smallest ecological footprints as possible.
Duo Color Cups and Bowls by Return to Sender
These two-color porcelain bowls and cups are handcrafted and painted by artisans in Northern Thailand. These are made in various colors of happiness; pink, turquoise, sky blue and mint complimenting durable porcelain in sand color.
With their craftsmanship and techniques combined with the vision of Dutch designer Laura de Monchy, they created beautiful functional pieces.
We hope these kitchen and table accessories inspire you the way they inspire us!
Turn ordinary kitchen and table setting activities into joyful, life-affirming experiences.
Use these products to enhance the style of your home as an expression of your values and sense of caring for the earth.
The simple act of sharing spreads warmth, creating life-long memories. We understand you love entertaining, and opening your home to friends and family. The very art of entertaining lies in the details, and reflects the essence of who you are.
Using simple elements, like a refined tablecloth, a table runner and cloth napkins set the stage for turning your everyday dining table into an enchanting, elegant gathering place, with a comforting convivial ambiance for your guests.
Senses should be indulged with beautifully designed table settings that you love to share with your family, friends and community. The idea is to inspire eco-conscious and sustainable lifestyles; aligning your eco-values and living them.
Nowadays, as we stay safe at home, we can devote more time to the art of cooking and entertaining to invigorate our friends, family and loved ones.