7 Small Kitchen Appliances So Cute You'll Want Them on Your Counter All the Time

White KitchenAid mixer sitting on a marble countertop with a glass jar filled with dry pasta

While it's typical for people to tuck their small kitchen appliances away in a pantry or cupboard, these stylish essentials will have you rethinking your cabinet space when you opt to display your appliances on your countertop instead. From a cute, retro-inspired toaster to a colorful air fryer, you'll be surprised just how good your kitchen appliances can look.

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GoWISE Air Fryer

Not only is this digital air fryer quick and compact, but it's also a healthier option than a standard fryer! Available in eight pretty colors (including blush, yellow, and teal) and with hundreds of five-star reviews, this oil-free air fryer is a great option if you need to get your fried food fix in. Plus, it won't look bad sitting out on your counter, too! As an added bonus, it also comes with its own mini cookbook, so you can pick from 50 different recipes to get started.

To Buy: $49, usually $65; amazon.com

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Smeg Toaster

If you have a love for all things retro, then we recommend the Smeg 2-Slice Toaster. With six browning levels and four functions, this high-quality toaster does much more than just look good. The '50s-inspired toaster comes in eight beautiful colors that can add a great accent to any kitchen. For a cohesive kitchen we recommend checking out other Smeg appliances all available in matching colors.

To Buy: $170; williams-sonoma.com

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Dash Mini Rice Cooker

If you're looking for an appliance that can do practically anything and looks cute on your counter, then the Mini Dash Rice Cooker and Steamer is here for you. Made for more than just rice, this multi-functional cooker can be used to make steamed veggies, tasty soups, and even pasta. Similar to a slow cooker, this appliance has a keep warm function so you can easily take soups and stews to family functions.

To Buy: $27; amazon.com

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Dash Mini Waffle Maker

We've all experienced the mess and clean up that goes along with making homemade waffles and pancakes. Now you can eliminate batter-covered counters thanks to this mini non-stick waffle maker. This cute waffle maker can be used for more than just your standard breakfast and includes a recipe guide. One reviewer says, "This mini waffle maker is great for waffles, sandwiches, and even homemade burgers."

To Buy: from $10; bedbathandbeyond.com

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Nespresso Essenza Single

Calling all coffee lovers! This compact espresso machine is your dream come true. To use, simply add water to the back compartment, choose from the complimentary set of espresso capsules, pick the cup size you're wanting, and let the Nespresso do the rest of the work. To treat yourself to an iced espresso, add a cup of ice from the mini ice maker featured below!

To Buy: $150, usually $190; bloomingdales.com

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Zojirushi Bread Baker

With the Zojirushi Bread Baker in your collection of small kitchen appliances you can have the satisfaction of making your favorite baked goods from scratch. This mini bread maker has three different texture options (firm, regular, and soft) and features a transparent window, making it easy to monitor your progress. Other noteworthy features include a delay timer and an "ingredient add-in" signal that makes the baking process easier than ever.

To Buy: $230; target.com

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Ice Maker

Ideal for anyone who enjoys regular hosting or avid smoothie drinkers, this compact ice maker makes 26 pounds of ice in 24 hours and can hold up to one and a half pounds at a time. Perfect for any kitchen counter, this small appliance can plug into any electrical outlet. We recommend placing it next to your blender for easy access.

To Buy: $90, usually $118; walmart.com

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