It is officially Fall. Ring in the season by spending time in the kitchen, baking and canning the last of summer’s bounty. Here are a few tools to help you out. Chrome Bookends keep cookbooks neatly corralled. Goose Neck Twine Dispenser keeps Baker’s String at the ready, mount it to the counter for extra stability. Stainless Steel Recipe Holders hold recipe cards out of the way of spills and mess. Keep clean with a canvas Waist Apron.
Chrome Book Ends: Bookends are essential to a well organized home or office. Long tines ensure large groups of books or folders will be held snugly in place. Moves seamlessly from the kitchen to the office to the living room. Chrome plated. Light weight. Measures: 7 1/2” high x 3 1/2” wide x 5 1/2” deep.
Goose Neck Twine Dispenser: This steel-constructed, spring-loaded twine dispenser was invented in 1905 and has been made by the same company ever since. It can be table mounted or mounted upside down from the ceiling or a shelf to hold 2 ½” lb cones of twine. Finished in a light gray powder coat. Made in the USA. Measures: 9 ½” high x 7 ½” deep x 3 ½” wide.
Stainless Steel Recipe Holder: The Stainless Steel Recipe Holder is fairly self-explanatory. It holds sheets of paper within easy view so you don’t have to, giving you an extra hand when you most need one. The solid ball bearing “gravity” clip allows you to easily insert whatever needs holding, and just as easily remove it (unmarked) when done. Stainless Steel finish. Made in the USA. Measures: 6” high x 2 ¾” wide x 3 ½” deep.
Waist Apron: Heavy water weight canvas and durable double stitching make this unisex apron a useful addition to the workman’s wardrobe. Several pockets, and a strap to catch longer tools. Made in California. One size fits all. Tie closure.
At the Museum of Useful Things, we take great pride in our collection of well made utilitarian items, and are always looking for ways to enhance our collection. We'd like to become a resource for useful information as well as good design. If you have questions or suggestions please call us at 1.866.497.1221 or send us an email.