The kitchen is the center of any family home: from cooking to eating together, it’s a chance for busy families to reconnect with one another and fill their hungry tummies. We’re crushing on a few new and cool gadgets that are full of whimsy, fun and convenience. Click through the gallery below to find the new object of your affection.

Silpat Baking Molds

Love to bake but short on space? Silpat has you covered. Their brand-new baking molds are lightweight and flexible (read: they easily fold up and are optimal to store in small spaces). The mold itself is coated in food-grade silicone so you don't have to worry about coating it in butter or non-stick spray. Bonus: it's dishwasher safe. Available in madeleine, mini-loaf, mini-muffin and mini-fluted cake pan exclusively at Williams-Sonoma for $49.95.


Do you see any must-buys on this list? What’s your favorite? 

—Amber Guetebier

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