Kitchen Accessory Christmas Wish List

By on 4th December 2013 (updated: 10th March 2020) in Latest News

Do you ever find yourself dreaming of the perfect kitchen accessory? Well here at Ovenu, we certainly do! Below we have pulled together a string of the quirkiest, alternative and downright marvellous kitchen accessories that have made it onto our Christmas wish list this year.

With the holidays approaching nearer and nearer it’s time to start thinking about what would make the perfect gift for you this Christmas. If you’re a popcorn lover, movie and television memorabilia fan or an admirer of the creatively quirky, then these gifts are right up your street!


First up is the iKettle. For those mornings when you are lacking the motivation to place that first foot out of the bed, seek a little incentive by switching the kettle on without moving a muscle!

The Kettle works by a Wi-Fi connection and is controlled through an app available on the iPhone. Simply set a time on the app for your kettle to start boiling and hey presto, you’re halfway to a cup of tea before you are even out of bed.

The iKettle is priced at £99.99 with free delivery from Firebox

Mini Retro Popcorn MakerPopcorn Maker

Fancy a night in watching movies over the Christmas break? Why not make it interesting with this mini popcorn maker from Nostalgia Electrics, which delivers hot, tasty popcorn in only a matter of minutes.

Simply pour in the corn kernels, switch on the micro machine and once the popcorn has popped, add sugar or salt to your batch to enjoy.

The 1950’s style mini popcorn maker costs £24.99 and is available from

Death Star Cookie JarDeath Star Cookie Jar

In a galaxy far, far away, there was a cookie jar…

Calling all Star Wars fans, if you are a major cookie lover then why not invest in this ceramic Death Star cookie jar?

Unfortunately, the cookies are not included.

The Death Star cookie jar costs £34.99 and can be purchased on Firebox.

Voodoo Knife BlockVoodoo Knife Block

We promised quirky and here it is in all its glory.

Having a stressful day? Why not take your frustrations out on this devilishly delightful knife block, designed by Raffaele Iannello, while preparing your next meal?

This voodoo doll knife holder will make a great addition to any contemporary kitchen. The block is made of ABS plastic and comes with a complete set of extra durable, stainless steel knives.

You can purchase the knife block on for £59.99.

Star Trek Pizza CutterStar Trek Pizza Cutter

Boldly slice your pizza like you’ve never sliced before…

Unleash the full force of the Star Trek Enterprise with this expertly designed pizza cutter based on the NCC-1701 Starship from the original series.

The cutter is made of stainless steel and has a solid zinc-alloy chromium plated body. What’s even better is that this particular pizza cutter comes etched with the ship’s name and registration, making it the perfect present for any Trekkies out there.

The Star Trek pizza cutter is available from Firebox for just £24.99.

We hope you enjoyed our collection of quirky kitchen accessories, and with a bit of luck one might end up under your Christmas tree this year. If you have any other examples of kitchen accessories that would make it on to your own wish list then please share them with us on our Facebook page.

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Rik Hellewell is the Founder & Managing Director of Ovenu and a member of the Approved Franchise Association. He established Ovenu in 1993, cleaning 4,000 ovens and proving his concept over five years before starting the franchise business. Since then he has helped over 200 franchisees achieve their dreams of running successful businesses of their own. Established for over 25 years, the Ovenu concept has proven successful across the UK, New Zealand, Australia and the USA.