Whimsical Ceramic Vases and Bowls Adorned with 3d Blooms

Lush fields of flowers are the textural story of the “Ambition” vase collection through Janus et Cie. The delicate vases are created from ceramic and each is adorned with these whimsical 3d ceramic flowers. The vases come in 3 sizes and are each sold individually but creating a vignette of all 3 would create a stunning display.

The small vase is 7″Hx6″dia and I can imagine the fun juxtaposition of a handful of dandelions picked lovingly by a young child for their mother taking a proud spot front and centre on a dining … (read more)

The Ceramic Wig Vase Is A Manikin Head Reinterpreted

Wig is a ceramic vase hidden in a ceramic manikin head. The concept of using plant life is not new, but this is the first time is has been done in a chic and modern format. Just think how cool this would look with a grouping of 4 used as a centre piece on a round dining room table, whether the table is 42″ in diameter or greater. The overall effect of the flowers or greenery chosen for the vase will dictate the mood and / or … (read more)

Ceramic Apple Sculptures, and tasty tidbits by Bull&Stein

Fruity and fabulous, these ceramic apple sculptures from Bull & Stein bring new energy to the idea of art and “still life.” Artist and creator Lisa Pappon combines classic shapes and unconventional colors in this juicy collection, which also includes pears, cherries and lemons that look luscious enough to eat. A rainbow of electric pinks, sky blues, spring greens, minimalist white and dramatic black – only a slim slice of the full spectrum – come in glossy or matte velvety finishes as well as shimmering metallics. These … (read more)

10 Induction Cooktops For Modern Free Standing Kitchens and Others

Induction cooktops can save space, and can make a free standing kitchen even smaller in size. By using an induction cooktop you’ll also save energy because they heat up much more efficiently. Here’s a list of the top 10 induction cooktops over at Home Tome:

DUXTOP 1800-Watt Portable Sensor Touch Induction Cooktop 8300ST –

Duxtop Induction Cooktop uses 120 volts, 15 amps of electricity , standard in all homes; it is lightweight and compact for easy handling and storageit comes with a digital control panel.

Induction cooktop from AEG-Electrolux – AEG-Electrolux Induction cooktops enhance … (read more)

54-inch grill by Wolf

The new Wolf outdoor gas grill is a 54-inch precision grill made of heavy-duty stainless steel with powerful burners that provide intense evenly distributed heat for outstanding barbecue results. It also features an electric rotisserie with infrared burner to produce succulent poultry and roasts. The 25,500 BTU sear zone emits exceptionally high heat to sear meats faster and deeper. Radiant heat from ceramic briquettes mixes with direct heat for more thorough grilling. The Wolf 54-inch outdoor grill is designed for a built-in application only.

Other highlights of the new Wolf grill include,
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Smeg Symphony range cooker

The Symphony range is characterised by a contemporary square design and is the first 4-cavity Smeg cooker. With its distinctive ergonomic control knobs and stainless steel handles, this range cooker offers you the ability to achieve excellent culinary results using an extensive array of functions and features, that allow for simultaneous cooking of a diverse range of foods at varying temperatures.

Top right 55-litre main conventional oven offers 8 functions, forced air convention, digital electronic clock/programmer, air cooling system, double glazed removable door. Lower left auxiliary oven of this Smeg range cooker has … (read more)

New induction cooktop by Zanussi

The new Zanussi ZIE6004F induction cooktop is packed with great features and you will love its speed and controllability. Main benefits of the 60cm wide cooktop include,
– touch responsive controls
– 1-9 power levels
– auto cut off
– 4 single fast zones
– residual heat indicator
– Easy Clean ceramic glass surface
Will be available in stores for £400. Zanussi.

Zanussi stainless steel range hood
Zanussi microwave oven with grill

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Flavel Aspen range cooker

The 100cm wide dual fuel Flavel Aspen range cooker, the AP10FRKP, features the 8-burner gas range top and two 53 liter ovens – one fan assisted, the other conventional. Other key features include grill, storage compartment, enamel pan supports, LED, minute minder timer, Easy Clean interior, double glazed windows with removable inner glass, oven lights and push button ignition. The freestanding Flavel Aspen range cooker sells for around £700. Leisure.

Freestanding classic stoves from Leisure
Contemporary ceramic range cookers from Leisure

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