Category Archives: KITCHEN

The VW Bus Lives Again! But Now It Will Park In Your Kitchen As A Refrigerator

We have heard Volkswagen is rebooting the iconic VW Bus and if I ask me, I’d say the news come as both yay and nay. Yay because the microbus is coming back and nay because it will never be as cool as the iconic ride (cue The Doors’ Light My Fire). I guess somethings are best left in the era where it belongs. However emotionally tied we are to certain objects, we have to move on somehow. But moving on does not mean ditching your love for this cult phenomena vehicle entirely. You can actually still own it, but this time, it has to go into your kitchen because, the familiar lines now exist as a fridge. Yes. That’s a VW Bus refrigerator that we are talking about! Holy sh… Continue reading The VW Bus Lives Again! But Now It Will Park In Your Kitchen As A Refrigerator

Origami Cutting Board Turns into A Colander And Strainer In A Second

Thinking of reducing your kitchen’s clutter? I know right, who wouldn’t? If that’s what you desire, you may want to start with Oriboard. Designed by French designer Yannick Hesch, this origami-like kitchenware lets you cut, collect, rinse, drain and pour the ingredients straight into the frying pan – all from a single innovative kitchen gadget. Thanks to its innovative folding design, it can transform from a cutting board, AKA chop board, into a colander that holds the ingredients for rinsing and draining of water, so the ingredients can go direct from preparation to the pan. Continue reading Origami Cutting Board Turns into A Colander And Strainer In A Second

This Super Compact Device Will Make Tap Water Safe For Drinking

I don’t know about everyone else, but as far as drinking water goes, it has to be boiled. Period. However, not everyone fancy spending a few cents each time to use heat to kill potential bacteria and that is why there is aftermarket water filter. More often than not, these water filters, which are designed to attach to the faucet, are chunky devices and they certainly be brought along when you hit the road. This is where DrinkPure Home Water Filtration Attachment comes in. Continue reading This Super Compact Device Will Make Tap Water Safe For Drinking

Believe Or Not, This Coffee Cup Is Literally Made Out Of Coffee

I do not know much wastes are generated in the course of coffee production, but one thing for sure, with so many coffee drinkers around the world, it is safe to say the amount of waste should pretty mind blowing. Now, there are many wastes associated with the process of producing this wonderful beverage and while we can’t do anything to stop that from happening, you and I can at least alleviate the problem, starting with HuskeeCup. So what’s the deal with this oddly named coffee cup? Well, for starter, it is literally made out of coffee – specifically from the tons of husks that are being discarded during the process of getting the coffee beans. Continue reading Believe Or Not, This Coffee Cup Is Literally Made Out Of Coffee

Edge of Belgravia’s Latest Kitchen Knives – No Two Blades Are The Same

Remember Edge of Belgravia, the purveyor of intricate and expertly crafted kitchen knives? Well, if you believe that chef knives are more than mere pieces of sharpened steel, then you will be glad to know that the UK kitchen knife maker has a new set of knives to please the connoisseur in you. Called Kuroi Hana Japanese Knife Collection, they are, as hinted by the product name, fusion of two cultures: the meticulous craftsmanship of British chef knife designer/maker, and the supreme quality of Japanese steel known as AUS-10 that boasts a hardness range of 58-60 HRC, promising to delivery superior toughness, sharpness and good corrosion resistance. Continue reading Edge of Belgravia’s Latest Kitchen Knives – No Two Blades Are The Same

Look! Here’s A Fully Functional Microwave That Plays Games Too

In segment called Fuze’s Invention Show, or FISH, British mad garage inventor Colin Furze takes up the challenge of inventing something to solve problems pitched by fans. Late last May, something very interesting popped up. A fan by the moniker of Board Chefs, AKA Dan Ibstons, (who is not quite a chef but a car mechanic, btw) asked Colin about killing the waiting time when cooking. You know, time spent drumming your fingers on the kitchen countertop while waiting for the pan heat up, or the microwave oven to be done – those kind of inevitable waiting time. Continue reading Look! Here’s A Fully Functional Microwave That Plays Games Too

This Ingenious Wine Glass Keeps You From Drinking The Wine Sediments

As some wine lovers will tell you, a good wine does not guarantee it will not leave a bad taste in your mouth and more often than not, the culprits are wine sediments which exists in some full body quality wine. You can say it is inevitable that you will taste the bitter stuff. However, it is quite a nagging problem as it could be minimized/eliminated by filtering your wine into a decanter, or you could drink your favourite wine with The Spirale Wine Glass developed by Vacanti Wine Glasses. At a glance, The Spirale Wine Glass looks like any quality, hand-crafted wine glasses, but upon closer observation you will notice a spiralling recess at the bottom of each Spirale Glass. Continue reading This Ingenious Wine Glass Keeps You From Drinking The Wine Sediments

I Bet You Didn’t Know Apple Has A Patent For A Pizza Box

Apple, like so many big corporations, has the addiction for patent. The Cupertino-based tech giant may not be the biggest patent holder among tech companies, but it has a significant number of them and what this means is, the things that get patented can sometime turns out to be rather quirky, like for examples, a paper bag and even a pizza box. Yup. You heard that right. A pizza box, but being a patented pizza box, it is certainly not your usual run-of-the-mill brown cardboard-based square box. In fact, Apple’s very own pizza box, which the company has been using in its cafeteria, makes a lot more sense because it is round and as we all know, pizza is round. Continue reading I Bet You Didn’t Know Apple Has A Patent For A Pizza Box

Cookie Box That Can Only Be Opened By Two Person Is So National Treasure

This is a Cookie Box and it could very well be a Da Vinci worthy creation. Why? Because, unlike the cookie jars you know, this box has a complex mechanism that needs a little team work, unless you’re born with three hands, to reveal the precious treats stashed within. About the third hand… it means you need another willing person and no, that one in the middle, to the south, doesn’t count. It need digits to work the magic. Continue reading Cookie Box That Can Only Be Opened By Two Person Is So National Treasure

PERK Makes Complex Pour-over Coffee Possible At The Press Of A Button

If you ask any true coffee connoisseur, the ultimate in coffee enjoy is not the hot cuppa of joe churned out by your typical coffee machines; it is the good’ol fashion pour-over brew, but if you know coffee, you will also know how hard it is to get the perfect brew. Why? Obviously, not everyone has the knack of pulling off the ‘perfect’ pour-over coffee and it is also because of this reason that PERK exists. PERK is a super sleek, fully automative pour-over coffee machine that lets you achieve perfectly extracted coffee at the push of a button. Continue reading PERK Makes Complex Pour-over Coffee Possible At The Press Of A Button