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Guest Picks: Earn Your Stripes In the Kitchen
From classic ticking to eye-popping colors, the simple stripe adds pattern to your kitchen and pantry
Freelance food & lifestyle writer: Dining By Design & Geeking Out Gourmet Style
Freelance food & lifestyle writer: Dining By Design & Geeking Out Gourmet... More
I'll be the first to admit I have a serious stripe problem. One look into my closet and you will see stripes in all varieties: T-shirts, dresses, sweaters, shoes. I think of the stripe as a neutral, a classic, a staple, a necessity! Naturally, I'm a firm believer that this design obsession will translate perfectly into the kitchen. Here are a few of my favorite multilined lookers to dress up your cooking. Stripes are for everyone! — Kristin from The Cuisinerd
Mr. Adler can do no wrong in my design book. This handsome decanter is like a tall drink of water in a pinstripe suit — hello, darling!
I've had tagines on the brain lately. I'm obsessed with creating meals with them and their many gorgeous designs. This one might be making its way into my kitchen by week's end.
Wooden spoons are a must-have for me. And by must-have, I mean I must have over a dozen at all times. I'm in love with the little stripe detail on the handle.
I would wear this out of the house. OK, maybe not, but it's definitely backyard barbecue parade–worthy!
The shape, the cork, the color combo, the stripes — this is all kinds of win-win, I can't even see straight.
I think I need to throw an ice cream social — like now — so I can use these super cuties!
I can't decide if I want to dress my table or myself with this amazing linen.
Is it possible to fall in love with a bowl? I'm dizzy with hearts in my eyes!
Is this stripe stunner set begging for you to have dinner outside tonight or what? It's so cheerful. Oh, summertime, don't leave me!
I had no idea that chef knives could be so dapper. I'd like all three, please.
Talk about a sophisticated place to set your drink. Cheers!
The navy, the stripes, that adorable little shape — the love I have for this is unmatched.
Two of my all-time-favorite things come together at last: stripes and artichokes.
I'll take this and brunch in bed, thank you very much.
The cutting board gets a fashionable update with, you you guessed it, gorgeous stripes.
Sometimes something as simple as a pot holder can make my oven sing with glee. You, ma'am, will not be shoved in the drawer.
I suddenly want to move to Europe and have a proper eight-course breakfast.
Oh, the simple pleasures of striped linens. They get me weak every time, especially in this ridiculously successful color combination.