Quirky Yogurt Maker Can Be Made if You Want It

Quirky is a company that makes the products you want after they’ve gotten enough sponsors. We’re thinking of sponsoring this yogurt maker as it’s non-electric. We eat yogurt just about every day, and we like the stainless steel design, along with the filtering. Check it out and sign up to sponsor if you’d like to see this unique yogurt maker made.

Insulating Culture. Yogurt By You’s insulated, double-walled, stainless steel cylinder keeps your milk and culture at an optimal temperature for the entire incubation period. The cylinder can produce about a half gallon of … (read more)

B_Free modular hobs from Barazza

The Barazza B_Free range features sinks, ovens and hobs. The collection of modular hobs includes gas, barbecue, teppanyaki and induction units. The 36cm built-in hobs offer versatility and simplify customization of your cooking space.

The 3.0 kW teppanyaki shown here with modular induction hob, features 304 stainless steel surface, 2 grilling zones and 0°C to 250°C temperature range. The dual zone induction hob offers electronic control of 9 power levels, a 2.3 kW and a 1.4 kW cooking zones.

The 36cm wide modular barbecue comes with electric grilling elements, cast-iron pan support, … (read more)

Fully Equipped Compact Green Kit–Cub Kitchen

Compact and fully featured, the the Kit–Cub Kitchen is both free standing and modular. The cube shaped compact kitchen comes equipped with a fridge, modular storage cabinets, garbage bin, microwave, sink, cutting table and an electrical cooking top. Beneath the sink, there are two water tanks, one of which feeds the sink and the other collects the gray water. This kitchen is the brainchild of Paul Mauduit.

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Eldorado Stone – outdoor building blocks

For every homeowner who dreams of an entertaining enclave defined in the beauty of brick or stone, be it a luxury outdoor kitchen, stylish veranda or stunning dining room, there is the very real and intimidating prospect of actually creating it. Such custom installations have always translated to substantial investments in time, cost, materials and labor, until now.

With Eldorado Outdoor, Eldorado Stone makes it possible for anyone to enjoy a luxury backyard space within days, with outdoor cabinets that are easy for any contractor to use, and then dress with any … (read more)

Smeg Retro Washer

I love the look of Smeg’s retro refrigerator that we wrote about Here.

Smeg adds to the look with its free-standing washing machine sink combo.

Washing Machine:

15 washing programs Variable spin speed from 600 up to 1600 rpm Delay timer Max 5 kg of dry laundry steel drum and tank Extra large 300 mm porthole Door safety lock Automatic variable load Self cleaning pump & filter adjustable feet

The washer is available in pink or blue, the only catch is that these are still sold only in Europe! We’ll have to wait…

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Indesit offers integration, connection and Eco sustainability

[Eurocucina 2010 Review]
Smart solutions with emphasis on the integration of elements and their connection with the surrounding space, were the main themes of Indesit Company at Eurocucina 2010. The priority focus is on simplifying daily life, on expanding space in the home by working on ergonomics and adapting appliances to different uses, and on Eco-sustainability. Integration makes it possible to redesign space and discover new, unexplored furnishing possibilities. Home appliances that are modular, flexible and integrated, help develop the functions needed to improve day-to-day life and also enjoy the advantages of improved … (read more)

Electrolux Shine concept washing machines

At the kitchen fair Eurocucina 2010 in Milan, Electrolux has presented the Shine washing machine concepts, with one freestanding and one wall mounted version. The free standing version of Shine can be integrated underneath the bathroom sink, while the wall mounted version integrates nicely with bathroom cupboards. By 2050 around 74% of the world’s population is expected to live in an urban environment. With these shrinking spaces and 39% of Europeans having their washing machine in the bathroom, new smarter solutions need to be found. Hence the Electrolux Design Team in Porcia, Italy came … (read more)

Kitchen splashback from maia by Sylmar

You can now get a complementary splashback from maia to perfectly match with your maia worktop. Further enhancing the appeal of this popular solid surface collection, homeowners can ensure that their kitchen design flows effortlessly from one zone to the next. Ensuring colour and design seamlessly extend to behind the hob and sink, new maia kitchen splashback allows you to combine practicality and style for a genuinely livable kitchen environment. Crafted from the same high-quality solid surface material, designed to have the appearance of stone without the high cost and inherent drawbacks, your new … (read more)