For when you can’t handle the heat.
Gold Polka Dotted Pot Holder
Cook in style with this gold-studded pot holder. Made from cotton, this comfy oven accessory is the chic staple you need for your kitchen (but also makes a great wedding gift). Bonus points: it’s sold as a mitt, too.
To buy: $14, anthropologie.com.
Silicone Quilted Pot Holder
Get a good grip on hot dishes with this silicone-quilted pot holder. Created from 100 percent silicone lining, it’s safe to use up to 500°F (perfect for homemade pizza). Plus, the Caribbean blue color will add fun flair to your kitchen.
To buy: $9, bedbathandbeyond.com.
Le Creuset Pot Holder in Cerise
Bring a taste of France to your kitchen with this adorable, vintage-inspired pot holder. It features a durable canvas exterior, and is lined with soft cotton on the inside.
To buy: $20, lecreuset.com.
Woodland Animals Oven Mitt
This whimsical woodland creature oven mitt is great for quirky cooks. Made from 100 percent linen and lined with cotton, it’s just as practical as it is adorable.
To buy: $13, surlatable.com.
Bay Stripe Mitt and Potholder Set
Get the best of both worlds with this potholder and mitt set. The patterns are reversible, so you can decide if you want matching stripes or mix-matched designs. Yarn-dyed cotton is quilted over thick cotton-terry lining for ultimate protection.
To buy: $20, williams-sonoma.com.
Silicone Pistachio Green 4” Pinch Mitt
This pistachio-colored mitt fits either hand, and the raised bumps dissipate heat to protect your fingers. It’s also available in a fiery red hue.
To buy: $10, www.crateandbarrel.com.