The days of boring monotone utensils and kitchen accessories are behind us. Today, many companies are offering a fresh look for these items. They come in various colors, styles and materials.
Decorate with Modern Utensils
Decorating with a new kitchen theme can give the room a whole new vibe. Something as simple as the utensils can add either a touch of color to add a finishing touch or a blast of bright colors to liven up the room. Some designers make them with unique slots, different themes and unexpected textures.
Today’s utensils aren't made of wood and aluminum. Contemporary kitchen tools are made of silicone, bamboo, plastic and nylon Calphalon. They aren't items you just tuck inside a drawer anymore either. The new kitchen utensils are made to be included in your kitchen décor. Hanging racks and swivel units are both popular ways of displaying colorful spatulas, spoons, whisks and more.
Accessorize Your Kitchen with Bright Utensils
Modern undersells and accessories are generally colorful, simplistic and bold. They can be incorporated into the room in several ways. One way is to choose a color that accents the room. Let's say you have your kitchen set up in all neutral earth-tones. You can change the look of the room by adding a few accessories of the same vibrant color. Adding a red coffee maker, a red hand towel and a set of red utensils can really stand out, for example.
Another way to to use bright colors to accent the already bright colors of your kitchen walls and appliances. Black spoons don't make a very big statement in a yellow kitchen. Adding lime green utensils does though. Think through your color scheme to decide which colors work together and which ones don't.
Keep functionality in mind when shopping for new kitchenware. Even the cutest utensils are useless if they can't stand the heat. Make sure the pieces you buy are heat-resistant and won't melt while you're cooking with them.
by Tracy Rose