8 Little Luxuries to Update Your Kitchen

No matter what your kitchen’s style, these unique accents will add a splash of character to your cooking space.


Indira Jessamine 20-Piece Flatware Set


Add a little sparkle to your dining experience with copper flatware. The finish will never go out of style—and better news, you’ll never need to polish this set.

To buy: $68, houzz.com.

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Rainbow Cordial Glasses


Accessorize a monochromatic kitchen with colorful pieces like these gorgeous glasses. They feature different colored bottoms, making it easy for guests to tell which drink is theirs. 

To buy: $29 for six; amazon.com.

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Juniper Napkins


Add a ray of sunshine to your tabletop with cheery yellow napkins adorned in a vintage-inspired floral print.

To buy: $32 for four; serenaandlily.com.

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Crux Mortar and Pestle


Effortlessly (and stylishly) grind spices, herbs, and teas with this multitasking tool. Use the wood bowl for softer milling and the marble dish when you need some extra elbow grease.

To buy: For a similar product: $100; williams-sonoma.com.

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OXO Good Grips Uplift Anniversary Edition Tea Kettle


Every kitchen needs a classic tea kettle for chilly nights and early mornings. This stainless steel version is accented with a cork handle and will coordinate with any kitchen style.

To buy: $80; bedbathandbeyond.com.

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Lewiston Adjustable Swivel Barstool


Complete your modern-industrial space with classic counter stools that have a chic twist—literally. These swivel barstools are adjustable so you can switch up the height in a cinch.

To buy: $75; target.com.

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Leather Wrapped Vases


A leather strap around this ceramic vase contrasts the feminine blooms it contains. Use one on its own or display a set of three in assorted sizes on open shelving.

To buy: From $75; mgbwhome.com.

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Coltrane Smoke Gray Canisters


Stash baking supplies and other dried goods (pasta, beans, etc.) within these chic gray glass canisters. The copper lids give the trio an ultra-contemporary element.

To buy: $33 for three; cb2.com.

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