Do you have a friend or family member who has a baking obsession, who lives for making cakes and cupcakes and cookies, and takes them everywhere he/she goes? Here’s a list of best gifts for bakers: they are a passionate bunch indeed, and they make the world a whole lot sweeter.
This is one in a series of themed gift guides I am publishing this week; here’s the complete list of my best gift guides.
LIMITED-TIME OFFER! Etsy is currently running a cool promotion for new customers: if your first order is over $50, you’ll get a $10 gift certificate toward a future purchase! (Valid until Dec. 12.) I’ve marked Etsy items below so you can identify them easily by searching for “Etsy”.
Bakers Gonna Bake Print
A cute handmade print to light up any baker’s kitchen! (You will need a frame to go with it, such as this one or this one.)
I am a devoted fan of the handcrafted utensils from Earlywood, and this “trifecta” set is perfect for the baker: a spatula to stir custards, a scraper to loosen cookies from the baking sheet, and a spreader for fillings and frostings. (And of course: many more uses in the kitchen beyond just baking!)
OXO Digital Scale
If you’re serious about baking, using a digital scale is a must, and this is the one I have used and loved for several years. It is precise and sturdy, beautiful and easy to clean, and it has a pull-out display for when you’re weighing large bowls or pots.
Wraparound linen apron [Etsy]
A Japanese-inspired, cross-backed apron beautifully handmade from European linen. You just slip it on! It’s a loose and comfortable fit, yet so stylish.
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