Taking a stroll through Saks Fifth Avenue, even online, is always an exciting trip. They carry a lot of envy-inspiring brands we all yearn for. But sticker shock might prevent you from making it to the checkout counter.
Here's the good news. Saks is having their semi-annual Friends & Family sale, offering 25% off select items. The best part: apparently everyone is considered a "friend" or "family" and can shop this sale. Here are our top nine picks to get your kitchen looking gorgeous.
The sale ends Sunday, April 2nd.
1. Go copper or go home.
Mauviel is the crème de la crème of copper cookware, and this set is typically priced at $600. The deal is a great opportunity for home chef's and food enthusiasts to upgrade to their dream cookware.
Original price $600.
Get it for $450 (25% off).
2. One copper piece is better than none.
If you're not ready to splurge on the whole set there are single pieces available as well. This Mauviel Copper & Stainless Steel Curved Saute Pan is usually $200. During this sales event you can take it home for $150.
Original price $200.
Get it for $150 (25% off).
3. Never let it burn again.
A timer is a must-have for multi-tasking in the kitchen. This adorable alarm by Alessi comes in four colors.
Original price $44.
Get it for $33 (25% off).
4. Even the cheese grater can look like art.
Also from Alessi, this cheese grater fits in your palm and catches the grated cheese; cutting down on clean-up and grated knuckles.
Original price $105.
Get it for $78 (25% off).
5. Oil and vinegar are bringing sexy back.
Oil and vinegar are must-haves for bread before dinner. This set by Ercuis takes the presentation to a whole new level.
Original price $352.
Get it for $264 (25% off).
6. No one likes a dry bird.
Your Thanksgiving turkey will never be dry again thanks to this roasting pan with injector needle by Mauviel.
Original price $210.
Get it for $120 (42% off).
7. Food prep should never be taken lightly.
A good quality cutting board is mandatory for efficient cooking prep.
Original price $63.
Get it for $47 (25% off).
8. What's a chef without a knife?
Behind every great cutting board is a good quality chef's knife. The Barby Chef Knife by Georg Jensen is a steal at $105. The original price was $140, and it comes with an oak holding block.
Original price $140.
Get it for $105 (25% off).
9. The splurge item.
This gorgeous Versace Tea Pot is enough to make you want to host tea parties every weekend just to set it out on the table.
Original price $795.
Get it for $596 (25% off).