With summer right around the corner, look to the MoMA Design Store for all of your entertaining needs! With a variety of innovative tools you never realized you needed, whip up your favorite dishes and create the perfect meal for any summer party.
Here's the list of ingenious tools from MoMa's Spring 2014 Collection:
A footed, two-sided design drains and serves in one movement. Made out of durable melamine, this colander handles fresh fruit, greens, and pasta with equal pa- nache.
COMPACT MANDOLIN AND GRATER
Comfortable to use, this combination mandolin-grater slices and grates with ease and minimizes mess by directing contents into a convenient chute. This tool’s high-quality blades produce paper-thin slices with minimal effort. A flexible guard grips morsels, protects fingers, and stows conveniently inside the chute
for compact storage.
ALL-IN-ONE KITCHEN TOOL SET
ALL-IN-ONE KITCHEN TOOL SET $40
Eight kitchen essentials are all bottled up in this clever kit that is ideal for cooks with limited storage. The set includes a funnel, a lemon juicer, a spice grater, an egg masher, a cheese grater, a lid grip for loosening stubborn jar tops, an egg separator, and a 11⁄4 measuring cup.
MAGNETIC MEASURING CUPS AND SPOONS
Cup Set $15
Spoon Set $10
With easy-to-grip swooped handles, these eye-catching measurers feature narrow profiles for reaching into canisters and flat bases that allow them to sit upright conveniently on the countertop. Magnets imbedded in the handles enable the nested set to stay connected when stowed.
BOTTLE CLEANERS per set $15
This set of scrubby, edamame-shaped sponges is an incredibly simple alternative to a bottle brush. To use, drop them into a water bottle, baby bottle, or carafe with a dab of soap and water and shake vigorously to release stubborn remnants from hard-to-reach crevices.
AVRIL TRIVET $28
A slim baton of flexible silicone unfolds to reveal an ornate floral motif that stands up to hot pots beauti- fully. Withstands temperatures of up to 554°F.
HANDHELD JUICER $40
Ole Jensen’s all-in-one juicer possesses a compact, practical design that allows the user to extract the juice from lemons or limes with one hand while securely gripping the body of the vessel with the other. A narrow pinched spout catches seeds and excess pulp.