The kitchen is sometimes a room that is forgotten with regard to style and decor. The impact that a visually appealing kitchen area can have on one's house and one's attitude can be severely underestimated. Not here at Podarok! We think that adding a touch of style and fun to your cooking space can really make the difference. From crockery to cleaning aids, there is no reason that kitchen accessories have to be dull and mundane. Take a look at some of our favourite products from some really special brands, guaranteed to brighten up your kitchen!
It's no secret that Lush Designs is one of our most popular and loved brands in store and online. Marie and Maria, the two ladies at the forefront of the creative process put their designs to a number of homeware products ranging from their acclaimed lampshades all the way down the chain to items of kitchenware perfect for this very article. Lush Designs' signature motif, the Fox and Cubs, is displayed wonderfully on an apron, their wild pig stands proudly on a coffee mug, ready to take the heat! A beautiful array of vividly coloured vegetables adorn a wonderfully quirky set of dinner napkins, and for a piece of fabric with a less elegant job, how about a wise old owl staring out at you on a trusty tea towel! The beauty of Lush Designs is that whilst their designs are varied and unique, they fit together perfectly to create a beautiful set of kitchen goodies!
Tea and coffee mugs are arguably the most regularly used items in a kitchen, and these fine bone china mugs from United Kingdom based company Hudson & Middleton are a wonderfully beautiful way to spend some time having a cuppa! This particular selection are all very bird centric, mixing classic looking illustration with amusing statements and puns. From dancing penguins, to flouncing flamingos and smug peacocks, each mug is bursting with quirky personality and a set of any number of these would make for a pleasing collection and certain talking points!
Launched in 2011, Magpie are a relatively young company that have hit the ground running with a truly amazing range of kitchen accessories. Like so many of the products we love to share with you, a focus on nature is prevalent throughout their designs and products. Wonderful espresso sets with birds on the cups and nests on the saucers are so cute that you will end up making excuses to use them! When it comes to egg cups, you have the choice of having breakfast with a wide array of wildlife ranging from woodland animals to more birds, and keep your spices in order with a set of stunning tins. It is so hard to decide on a single set to choose, they are all so charming!