12 Colorful Kitchen Appliances

By Aimee Couture

Rainbow Bright


Are you looking to add some extra pizzazz to your kitchen without making any permanent changes? Browse through WD's selection of bright and cheery kitchen appliances that will add a pop of color and make cooking a little more fun.

Orange You Glad

Watching what you eat? Counting calories is a breeze with this bright digital kitchen scale-perfect for measuring food portions. The plastic base makes cleanup a snap, and at 7.5" x 9.6" you don't have to worry about overcrowding your cabinets. Leifheit Page Kitchen Scale in Orange, $39.95; Target.com

Hand Stand


How can anyone resist this versatile mixer in a citrus-inspired color? It comes with flat beater, dough hook and wire whip attachments for taking on a variety of mixing jobs. Plus, it has a pouring shield to prevent messes and a tilt-back head design for convenient access to the beaters and 5-quart stainless steel bowl. KitchenAid Artisan Series Stand Mixer in Tangerine, $299.99; ShopKitchenAid.com


Apple of Your Eye



Add a throwback touch to your kitchen with this retro-style pop-up toaster. Its extra-wide slots fit everything from bagels to slices of bread, and the features include reheat and defrost functions as well as a dial that lets you control the doneness of your toast. Hamilton Beach Eclectrics Toaster in Apple Green, $63.49; Amazon.com

Candy Apple


This funky kettle will jazz up your stovetop with its bold design and unique color. The porcelain exterior makes wiping up messes super-simple, and the spout lever ensures burn-free pours every time. Rachael Ray Teakettle in Green, $39.95; FoodNetworkStore.com

Catch a Wave


This unique aqua-blue microwave will inspire you to hang ten and channel your inner surfer as you warm up your favorite foods. With 10 power levels and one-touch cooking options, this little beauty is sure to liven up any kitchen. RCA Microwave in Blue, $80.41; Amazon.com

Space Age


There is nothing more refreshing than a glass of freshly squeezed orange juice, and this futuristic heavy-duty juicer looks like it means business. With an additional attachment for juicing grapes, berries and tomatoes, it will make your next beverage taste out of this world. OJex Juicer in Cobalt, $119.95; Amazon.com

A Taste of the East

This lemon-colored rice cooker not only looks great, it also makes cooking grains effortless. Whether you're in the mood for sushi rice, risotto or just plain steamed rice, this colorful cooker has got you covered. And it's dishwasher-safe, so just load it up with the rest of the dinner dishes and you are good to go. Zojirushi Rizo Micom Rice Cooker and Warmer in Yellow, $194.99; BedBathandBeyond.com

Flashback


Make a sweet '50s diner treat with this vintage-looking milkshake maker in a sunny color that will brighten up even the dullest of kitchen counters. It has a water-resistant on/off switch and a safety mechanism that only allows the machine to work when the cup is in place-ensuring a safe shake session every time. Salton Diner Retro Malt Shoppe Milkshake Maker in Yellow, $29.99; Amazon.com

Pretty in Pink


Don't let the sweet exterior of this coffeemaker fool you-this kitchen appliance is tougher than you think. The 12-cup carafe is specially designed to stop drips and has a guard that prevents knuckle burns. The maker itself can be programmed to brew automatically at any hour of the day and has a special "Brew Pause" feature that allows you to stop the maker mid-drip so you can pour yourself a hot cup of joe before the whole pot is done. Cuisinart 12-Cup Programmable Coffeemaker in Pink, $59.95; Cuisinart.com

Handy Mixer


Cook for a cause when you purchase this helpful pink appliance. With seven versatile speeds you can whip (or stir) anything into cooking shape. But the best part about this hand mixer is that for every one sold, KitchenAid donates $8 to Susan G. Komen for the Cure-which aims to end breast cancer through prevention, education and research. KitchenAid Cook for the Cure 7 Speed Artisan Hand Mixer in Pink, $79.99; ShopKitchenAid.com

Red Hot


Beat the heat this summer by making ice cream in the comfort of your own home. This fire-engine-red appliance makes up to 1-1/2 quarts of your favorite frosty dessert-whether it's ice cream, sorbet or frozen yogurt. Just flip the switch and in a matter of a few hours, you will be enjoying ice cream that was made to order. Cuisinart Automatic Frozen Yogurt, Ice Cream & Sorbet Maker, $49.95; Cuisinart.com

Cherry on Top


Mix it up with this combination blender and food processor. The glass blender container holds up to 56 ounces of frozen margaritas while the food processor attachment holds up to 3 cups of homemade guacamole. Now you're all set for your next fiesta. Kenmore Blender/Food Processor in Red, $62.49; Kenmore.com

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