Send me a FREE trial issue Plus a FREE gift
Old-House Online » Old-House Tips, Restoration Stories, & More » Kitchens & Baths » Kitchen Furnishings & Appliances » New Products and Appliances for a Traditional Kitchen

New Products and Appliances for a Traditional Kitchen

Our editors highlight new products, both pretty and practical, to enhance your period kitchen. By Mary Ellen Polson

    Cosmopolitan tiles from Tile Source

    Saturated Colors

    Lustrous, hand-glazed Cosmopolitan tiles from the Residence line are formed on a undulant, rustic base. Shown in blackberry and truffle, “half” tiles come in 25 luminous colors. They retail for $21.89 per square foot.

    From Tile Source

    Pro+ wine cellar from AGA

    Discreet Cellar

    The Pro+ wine cellar has a capacity of 45 wine bottles and coordinates beautifully with other AGA appliances. Details include an inclined display rack, dual-pane tinted UV-resistant glass, maple-trimmed racks, and a signature ebony interior. In stainless steel, it retails for $1,649.

    From AGA

    Hammered copper sink from Premier Copper Products

    Double the Copper

    The 33″ hammered copper 50/50 sink features a unique scroll design on its apron front. Each of its double basins is identical in size, measuring 15″ x 19″. Both basins are 9″ deep. In oil-rubbed bronze, the sink retails for $2,499.

    From Premier Copper Products

    Armory utility cart from Barn Light Electric

    Intentionally Industrial

    The Armory utility cart is made in America of reclaimed steel, salvaged pine, and industrial-grade cast-iron wheels. The butcherblock-topped cart measures 35½” high x 24″ wide x 36″ long. In a raw steel or a powder-coated finish, it’s $895.

    From Barn Light Electric

    Fruit Plate by Kathrine Lemke Waste

    Food for the Soul

    Kathrine Lemke Waste’s lusciously realistic “Fruit Plate” looks good enough to eat. Giclée prints from the original watercolor are available in a limited edition of 50. A signed 8″ x 10″ print with a hand-deckled edge and matting is $95.

    Order from the artist: (916) 761-7152,

    Bird Measuring Spoon set from Beehive Kitchenware Co.

    Birds on a Wire

    The Bird Measuring Spoon set turns utilitarian objects into a delightful wall hanging. Each hand-cast pewter spoon slips into a copper display rack, creating a bird-on-the-wire effect. The gift-boxed set is $96 and comes with mounting hardware.

    From Beehive Kitchenware Co., (508) 678-4335,

    Galaxy stone countertops from Ashfield Stone

    Movement in the Stone

    Berkshires, Galaxy has a fluid, rhythmic pattern that has been likened to wind-whipped ripples on water. Available in polished or satin finishes, a 1¼”-thick slab is $80 per square foot.

    From Ashfield Stone

    Hadley pottery

    Hadley Blue

    The whimsical stoneware popularized by Mary Alice Hadley in the 1940s is newly available online. It’s formed, hand-painted, and kiln-fired in Kentucky and comes in dozens of her unique mix-and-match designs. An 11″ dinner plate is $29. The 2-quart “old-style” pitcher is $68.25.

    From Hadley Pottery, (866) 584-2171,

    Glenwood DeLuxe stove from Good Time Stove Co.

    One Unique Stove

    This restored Glenwood DeLuxe in green and white enamel comes with four gas burners, a large insulated oven, plus broiler, bread warmer, and storage. It measures 51″ wide x 61″ high x 29″ deep. The cooktop height is 34″. It’s priced at $6,850.

    From Good Time Stove Co.

    Published in: Old-House Interiors March/April 2011

    { 1 comment }

    Amy S. Rybacki July 7, 2011 at 5:38 pm

    Love that stove!

    Get your FREE Trial Issue of Old House Journal and 2 FREE gifts.
    Yes! Please send me a FREE trial issue of Old House Journal and 2 FREE gifts.
    If I like it and decide to continue, I'll get 7 more issues (8 in all) for just $24.95, a savings of 48%. If for any reason I decide not to continue,
    I'll write cancel on the invoice and owe nothing. The Free Trial Issue is mine to keep, no matter what.
     Full Name:
     Address 1:
     Address 2:
     Zip Code:
     Email (req):
    Offer valid in US only.
    Click here for Canada or here for international subscriptions

    Products & ServicesHouse ToursHistoric PlacesHouse StylesOldHouseOnline.comMagazine
    Architectual ElementsKitchen & BathsHistoric HotelsArchitectural TermsRepairs & How ToSubscribe to Old-House Journal
    BathsInterior & DécorHistoric NeighborhoodsAmerican FoursquareFree NewslettersBack Issues
    Ceilings & WallsGardens & ExteriorsHouse MuseumsBungalowSubscribe to Arts & Crafts HomesDigital Editions
    Doors & WindowsColonial RevivalOld House CommunityAdvertise
    Exterior Products & LandscapeGothicAbout Us 
    FlooringQueen AnneContact Us 
    FurnitureVictorianPrivacy Policy
    HardwareLand for Sale
    Heating & CoolingSite Map
    Home Décor
    Period Lighting
    Real Estate
    Repair & Restoration
    Roofing & Siding
    Tools & Equipment

    Designer Sourcw e bookHistoric Home Show Logo

    Copyright © 2011-2016 Old House Online