Shake, Shake, ShakeThese little creatures seem to have escaped from a cartoon onto the table.
Booty Shakers, $68 for the set
Hip to Be SquareWhether your giftee is just starting out or upgrading her kitchen, this gorgeous salad bowl and serving dish combo made from sustainably raised bamboo sets a good precedent.
Square Bamboo Salad Bowl Set, $84
That’s the SpiritThe experts say sip it straight, but we’re not opposed to mixing it up in a very special margarita.
Gran Centenario Plata Tequila, $57.51
Fromage à TroisA quality stainless-steel set of cheese knives for hard, medium, and soft cheeses keeps contamination to a minimum.
Koninklijke van Kempen & Begeer Cheese Knives, $52.50
The Science of SweetDelicious gelato flavors include toasted sesame and honey lavender; Il Laboratorio delivers selected items anywhere in the United States.
Il Laboratorio del Gelato Home Delivery, $95 (including shipping) for four 18-ounce containers
Cold ComfortStep it up: Giving a shipment of gelato plus this ice cream maker means immediate gratification and a little inspiration.
Cuisinart Ice Cream Maker, $59.95
Main SqueezeTake your aggressions out on the fruit squeezer, not on your new bride or groom.
Polly George Mr. & Mrs. Jones Juicer Set, $90
Pose Your PosiesThis pretty ceramic vase stores kitchen utensils or holds flowers.
Chloe Decorated Vase, $70
Put Your Cake on a PedestalCake gets pride of placement on this beautiful stand.
Black Lace Cake Stand, $60
Control IssuesFor control freaks and tech nerds. This ice bucket has 10 temperature settings from 37°F to 122°F, which might be overkill. We like it anyway.
Electronic Ice Bucket, $59.95
Tray ChicServing tray or art for the wall? You decide.
Ibride Deer Tray, $59
Sweet and LightMade from porcelain and stainless steel, this sugar and creamer set brings a touch of modernity to tea time.
“Five o’Clock” Creamer & Sugar Set, $76