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Guest Picks: April Showers Bring May Flowers to Your Kitchen
With her down-to-earth approach to food, and a dash or two of snark, Liza enjoys eating, reading, cooking, dining and writing on a daily basis. By day, she's an insurance professional, by night she gracefully (or not sometimes) barrels through life keeping up with her blog (a)Musing Foodie, other freelance writing jobs, non-profit work, Twitter and Facebook, her kids, her husband, and whatever else happens to fill her plate. Read her blog here: http://www.aMusingFoodie.com
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April showers bring May flowers — or so they say. Liven up your kitchen with fabulous bold floral prints, the brighter the better. Don't be afraid to go bold with floral accessories in the kitchen. I promise they'll bring a smile to your face! — Liza from (a)Musing Foodie
Flower Cocotte, Soleil - $150
This Dutch oven comes in the shape of a flower. Not only is it crazy useful when cooking one-pot meals, but it's super cute too!
Sagaform Season Baking Dish - $50
I love this mix of the simplicity of a white baking dish and the surprise of beautiful colorful flowers at the bottom.
Bungalow Flooring New Wave Big Bloom Doormat - $19.99
Add brightness to your kitchen floor with this non-slip cushioned daisy mat.
Britto Flower Salt & Pepper Shaker Set - $19.99
Cute little salt and pepper shakers add an element of colorful whimsy to your kitchen.
Flower Market Enamel Mug, White - $38
This is an enamel mug, which means that even though it looks fragile, it's not.
Crock-Pot Slow Cooker, Yellow Flower - $29.99
This is not a vintage slow cooker, although the print might lead you to believe it.
Tunisian Hand-Painted Floral Tagine - $59.95
This beautiful hand-painted tagine makes serving rice, couscous or other North African–inspired meals a treat.
Cabo Melamine Dinnerware - $28
Bright colors give these flowers a festive feel. The plates are perfect for summer dinners outside on the patio.
Lenox Butterfly Meadow Canisters - $99.99
These cute ceramic jars are perfect for holding everyday staples like flour, sugar or even dog biscuits.
Angel Blue Floral Full Apron - $28.99
This floral apron looks vintage with its light colors and cute, subtle pattern. It's perfect for everyday cooking and fashionable enough to sport at your next dinner party.
Threshold Goodwin Garden Bowl Set - $15.99
These are the perfect cereal bowls: They're deep enough so that milk doesn't spill out.
Primula Flowering Tea and Glass Teapot Gift Set - $39.99
This pot uses green tea flowers to brew jasmine tea. If you're a tea lover, you'll have to check this one out.
JCP Home Floral Rectangular Platter
Beautiful tulips on a serving platter add a splash of color to your table. This one would also be great set up on display in the kitchen on a shelf.
Owl Utensil Holder - $20
Sure, it's an owl. But it also has a sweet flower pattern and is a great way to keep kitchen spoons, spatulas and whisks at the ready on your counter.
Kids' Mommy & Me Blue Apron - $30
Do you have a little girl that loves to "help" in the kitchen? This cute floral print apron comes in adult and child sizes, so you can coordinate with your little chef.
Mikasa Silk Floral Platter - $58
This platter would be perfect to showcase spring appetizers, cookies or any other sorts of yummy finger foods.
Paradise Indoor/Outdoor Tablecloth - $30
Bold flowers on a tablecloth scream for spring. Go bright and loud for a fabulous boost this season.
Melamine Carina Rectangular Tray - $28
Whether it's for breakfast in bed or for serving drinks at a party, this retro-inspired floral tray will bring a smile to anyone's face.
Graphic Floral Apron - $24.95
I'm loving this great bold flower apron. Make a statement!
Umbra Floral Spoon Rest - $9.99
I love this abstract flower spoon rest. It would be great for the person who likes to be a little less bold with color.
Floral Spoon Rest - $7
This is another beautiful floral spoon rest. It would look great center stage on the stovetop.
Carynthum Cookie Jar - $49.95
Cookie jars may be perfect for after-school treats, but I also love to use them for dog treats too.
Rose Floral Apron - $11.99
This cute rose print apron reminds me of something from the '50s. I love it!
Painted Floral Knob - $4
Dress up your kitchen cabinets with these hand-painted floral knobs. They would look great against any shade of wood.