Store utensils in crocks. Not only do crocks keep wooden spoons, tongs and spatulas tidy, but they also keep tools close at hand so they're a cinch to grab when you need them. Of course, you could always take it one step further: built-in receptacles in a pullout drawer.
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Combining traditional techniques with contemporary design, Max and Abigail create products that celebrate craftsmanship in the modern home. Tactile hand carved wooden spatula, made from reclaimed Walnut. An elegant shape that can withstand daily use in the kitchen as Walnut is a particularly hard and robust wood.