Introduction by Charlotte & Peter Fiell; Main section; Index, picture credits and acknowledgements.
Charlotte and Peter Fiell are leading authorities on twentieth and twenty-first century design and have written and edited over 40 internationally bestselling books on the subject, including Masterpieces of British Design (2012), Plastic Dreams (2010), and Chairs: 1,000 Masterpieces of Modern Design (2012).
BOOK IT! Essential Equipment for the Kitchen: A Sourcebook of the World's Best Designs by Charlotte & Peter Fiell devotes full pages to classics of kitchen design, aka antiques of the future. From a Good Grips stainless soap dispenser of 2005 to the 1992 Le Creuset wok and the original Pyrex mixing bowl set from Corning, to the original 1937 KitchenAid stand mixer, color/black-and-white photos and text highlights top design lurking in our kitchens. Much is European. Here's a great gift for good cooks and anyone with an eye for design. -- Danielle Arnet, The Smart Collector