So You Need A Portable Kitchen

So You Need A Portable Kitchen

Compact living and constantly moving from one home to another can take a toll on how we pack our kitchen and port it with us. Keeping transportability and kitchen components in mind, we have here the Mobile Kitchen. The design integrates the chimney and the stove in such a way that it’s easy to assemble and take apart. As good at it gets for the moment.

0 Designers: Wen-Liang Huang, Biao Guo, Jing-Wen Huang, Lan-Lan Lin & Li-Hua Tan

Sous-Vide Style Trail Cooking

Sous-Vide Style Trail Cooking

Trail (freezer bag) cooking has never been easier than with the Al Fresco Eleven. Perfect for overnight camping trips, the lightweight, portable pot makes heating your pre-portioned meals a simple, two-step process. The stove unit contains just the right amount of fuel necessary to heat 16oz of water which is also indicated by a by a line running the inner circumference of the pot. When not in use, it serves as a vacuum case for storing your bagged meals to keep them fresh and save valuable pack space.

0 Designer: Lai James

Outside In Kitchen

Outside In Kitchen

The Pond Kitchen is, at first glance, a futuristic vision exaggerated in stark white. Upon further observation, a gentler and more familiar aesthetic is revealed in natural lines, curves, and dimensions. With subtle references in shape to pebbles, vines and tree limbs, the appliances, range hood and sink offer a unique, calming visual and tactile experience.

0 Designer: Jaehoon Jung for KARAT

Food Pairs To-Go Made Easy

Food Pairs To-Go Made Easy

Inspired by the convenience of corningware, Bento makes to-go meals and snacks a cinch! The two-part design consists of a dry storage container and an additional jar, both of which keep hot food warm and cold food cool. In one handy unit, you can keep your favorite paired foods together, like cereal/milk, soup/crackers, yogurt/granola, chips/salsa, the list is endless!

0 Designer: Lefie Lindokken

Choking Over A Drain

Choking Over A Drain

We are all guilty of choking the kitchen sink with food debris and not matter how diligent we get, the damn thing ends up clogging the sink. A plumber’s delight and our nightmare, the only thing we can do is to adopt preventive measures. We can use innovations like the Water Pass – a double drain cap that allows you to keep the sink unclogged and drains the water at the same time. Do want!

0 Designer: Seun Gho Choi

Dot Matrix Microwave for Dummies

Dot Matrix Microwave for Dummies

I know I’m not the only one who has NO CLUE how to use my microwave’s gazillion features. For us, there’s the Dot Matrix Microwave. — This innovative design takes the guesswork out of heating various foods by utilizing a single knob that toggles between the only the most common settings including defrost, liquids and 3 straightforward power settings. The design could have used a 2 million pixel LCD fancy shmancy screen, but nothing really emphasizes its simplicity like a beautifully basic dot matrix display!

0 Designer: WAACS Design

Flat Spoon Means Super Functionality

Flat Spoon Means Super Functionality

The Polygons Measuring Spoon is an innovative and surprising redesign of the kitchen tool that eliminates the need for multiple measuring units, thereby saving space and time. The design applies intentional geometric cuts to a single sheet of plastic that allow the design to be pinched at different sections to create varying bowl sizes. When you’re finished, it snaps back to flat making it easy to wipe, clean and store. Watch it in action —>

0 Designer: Rahul Agarwal

Skewer with Style

Skewer with Style

The latest from Martin Jakobsen, the Peli serving tray is for entertainers who care as much about presentation as they do flavor! The soft, rounded board features small hollowed dots in a star shape that are perfect for sticking skewers in. Functionally, this keeps skewered fruits, meats and veggies fresher, longer. Aesthetically, it allows for endless customization options and arrangements of your favorite finger foods!

0 Designer: Martin Jakobsen Designer

Twist and Shake

Twist and Shake

Saltgen Pepper (a twist on the Beatle’s Sgt. Pepper) is a tribute to the band that’s right at home in any modern kitchen. The playful design includes a dedicated stand for storage and features a curved top for intuitive handling and use.

0 Designer: Estudiofix

Nanorobot Food Savers!

Nanorobot Food Savers!

This far-out design, called Nanopack, offers a new way to store leftovers in handy, cube-shaped packages. It consists of googols of tiny nano-robots which have the ability to rearrange themselves to create solid forms. Simply place a Nanopack on your food and it will spread out, enclose it and shape it into perfectly sized cubes! By squeezing around the food, it maintains the food form and quality, leaving no air or moisture pockets, thereby saving money and reducing waste.

0 Designer: René Walk

An Endlessly Adaptable Kitchen Appliance

An Endlessly Adaptable Kitchen Appliance

Surphase is the ultimate in portable cooking! The multipurpose cooking appliance can be used to heat and cook or even to cool food. Thanks to its flexible form, the cooking process can be done either on a flat surface (like a hob) or bent to provide multidirectional heat like an oven. Users can even grill steak by wrapping the surface around the meat. The design’s versatility not only saves space and time at home, but its portability encourages users to prepare their own food while away or traveling.

0 Designer: Daan Hekking

The Ultimate Kitchen Assistant

The Ultimate Kitchen Assistant

Taste Bud works like it sounds, but with even greater functionality! Working in tandem with a native smartphone app, its the ultimate kitchen assistant. It uses a combination of sensors to detect food temperature, freshness and preparedness. Tap into an egg to see if it’s safe, or check the internal temperature of meats to ensure they’re thoroughly cooked. Waterproof and heat-resistant, you can even leave it in cooking food mixtures to alert you when it’s ready!

0 Designer: Vamsi Krishna Muralidharan

An Entirely New BBQ

An Entirely New BBQ

Why is it called the “Social Barbecue?” Because it was designed to bring people together, creating an entirely new barbecuing experience through innovation! The first table-safe charcoal grill of its kind, now users can gather round the picnic table and take part in the process together rather than designate a single chef who’s isolated to the side. Similar to a fondue-style dining, it fosters a convivial atmosphere of sharing and entertainment!

0 Designer: INDEED