Making a house a Home #1 – Kitchen

Dear Ladies,

As some of you might know, in just about 6 months, I will be getting married! While many plans are underway, making the house that we will be moving into feel like a home is one of my top priorities.

A few days ago I shared this sneak peek on my Facebook Page.

Homeware collage

While I had been buying stuff here and there when I came across a good deal, I officially became obsessed after watching Smashing Darling x‘s Homeware Hauls on YouTube. The items Allyson featured in her videos, made me visit next.com.mt instantly… and I placed my first order that same night!

 These are some of my most recent Kitchen-related purchases:

Set of 4 Happiness Stacking Mugs

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I’m a sucker for pretty mugs! Is it just me or does the mug of your choice effect the way your tea tastes? 😉 I thought these would give a nice touch to the kitchen to make sure that we start the day with a positive vibe! The rack might also come in handy.

I got these from next.com.mt for €13 – Click here to get them.

Yellow Ramekins

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I don’t bake very often but when I do, I like to try out something different. Like the time I made Passion Fruit Pudding Cake for my fiancé. Well, I had to borrow ramekins that day, but now I got mine! I got these from Pitre and they were around €2.75 each. I decided to get six of them and got a 10% off since I applied for their loyalty card.

 Containers with Rainbow Lids

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Apart from the vibrant colours, I love the fact that the lids stack on each other. This set is a real space saver and since we don’t have a large kitchen, these hacks will surely make a difference. The containers are transparent and you’d be rest assured that there is a size for every use. I got these from Homemate for €9.99

White Serve Bowl

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This large serving bowl is great for serving salads during lunch. I’m not sure how much these kind of bowls retail in shops in Malta but I’m pretty sure that I got a good deal at €7.00.  Got this one from next.com.mt as well and you can get it here.

Chopping Boards x3

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Nothing special here, simply a good bargain. 3 bamboo chopping boards for just €13. Got these from Homemate.

Oven Mitt

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This one matches the stacking mugs… Trying to create a theme here 🙂 Will definitely be using this as I’m quite accident prone and it’s the sure way to avoid burning my hands!! Got this one from next.com.mt for €7 – You can get it here.

Glass Dish

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My sister got me this one as a ‘just-because’ gift! It’s got the perfect size for 2 people and I look forward to start making pies in it to take with me to work. She got this one from CoseCasa.

Set of 3 Storage Tins

These jars were actually the reason I visited next.com.mt. I was sure I’d find a set I like and I did… But they came with a twist…

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Aaaa! When I saw it I wasn’t sure whether I should laugh or cry! I contacted next and they issued a partial refund as I didn’t feel like paying shipping to return just 1 item. I’ll have to work around the upside down sugar or put a sticker or something! Maybe we’ll just keep it as is for kicks! Oh and it matches the mugs and oven mitt 😉

Got this one for €11 and you can get it here.

I definitely recommend next.com.mt as the shipping is super fast and everything is packed very well – nothing made it home broken. You get free shipping on orders over €35.

I hope you enjoyed the first post in the Making a house a Home series. Next up will be a bathroom and bedroom haul from various stores!

Love,
M.

 

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2 comments on “Making a house a Home #1 – Kitchen

  1. […] my first post in the Making a house a Home series, I shared a few kitchen items (have a look over here). Today I will be sharing a few items which I got for our Bedroom and Bathroom. I have to […]

  2. […] all for my 3rd post in this series. Do have a look at Making a house a Home #1 – Kitchen and Making a house a Home #2 – Bedroom and Bathroom if you haven’t […]

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