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Instant Pot, Goop Cookware and More

Instant Pot, Goop Cookware and More

Welcome to Launch Party, our monthly column where we uncover the best new home and kitchen launches to add to your shopping cart.

Beyond fall weather and all things pumpkin spice, October brings with it the anticipation of the upcoming holiday season. And several brands are joining in on the fun with the launch of their holiday gift guides. Notably, Brightland’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide and Spicewalla’s holiday-themed spice collections. Additionally, several brands also launched kitchen and home essentials that are perfect for upping the cozy factor. We’re talking Brooklinen’s new flannel sheets, a new pillow brand that aims to revolutionize pillow shopping and the spiffy new Instant Pot Pro Plus.

And the good news doesn’t end there. Several of our favorite DTC kitchen brands dropped exciting new products to make our tablescapes a lot more attractive this holiday season. Case in point: Our Place’s gorgeous Blanch colorway, Goop’s new cookware collection and a bevy of exciting new launches from Great Jones. If you need more inspiration for your home and kitchen, you can always check out last month’s launches that are equally as fun and exciting.

Our Place Launches A Brand New Color We’re Obsessed With

Just in time for the holidays, Our Place (the makers of the Instagram-famous Always Pan and newly-launched Perfect Pot) just dropped a brand new color: Blanch—a soft, dusty blue. Blanch pays homage to grandmothers everywhere, honoring the beauty of all things passed down this holiday season. Our Place launches are known to sell-out quickly and since this one is a limited-edition launch we recommend getting a move on it STAT.


Brooklinen Drops Soft, Cozy Flannel Sheets For The Cooler Months

Once the temperatures drop below 60 degrees, you know it’s time to pull out the flannel sheets. And this season, rather than reaching for your old, pilled sheets, we recommend snagging a set of Brooklinen’s brand new brushed flannel sheets. We put them through a rigorous test and right off the bat, these sheets stood out from the rest due to their light weight and soft, cozy texture. Choose between five color options, including a very stylish Gray Buffalo Plaid and a classy Cream and White Stripe number.


An Attractive Cookware Set From Goop

Calling all Goop fans. The lifestyle brand is growing its cookware collection with the addition of brand new 10-piece cookware set made with GreenPan’s clean, nontoxic, nonstick, dishwasher-safe Thermolon Minerals Pro technology. Available in a creamy ecru with gold finishing, it’s the kind of cookware set you’ll want to display this holiday season rather than tuck away in a cabinet.


A Smarter Instant Pot

Instant Pot has done the impossible, the brand took an already awesome product and made it even better. Introducing: Instant Pot Pro Plus, a brand new model that’s about to make cooking completely effortless. Unlike the older IP’s, the Instant Pot Pro Plus pairs with the Instant Brand Connect app, giving users access to a library of over 1,500 smart recipes to choose from. Once you select your recipe, the app takes over, taking you through an interactive step-by-step process that’ll help you make delicious meals without a fuss. Plus, you can even program you preferences within the app to make cooking a whole lot smoother. Already own an Instant Pot? Gift one for the holidays to your favorite home chef.


Attractive And Functional Water Bottles From Hydro Flask

If you’re looking for ways to stay hydrated this winter, consider snagging the brand new water bottle from Hydro Flask. The limited-edition Ebb & Flow collection is designed to be both functional and attractive. A wide 24-oz. mouth makes it easy to drink while the pretty marbled silicone boot keeps the bottle stable. Like all Hydro Flask products, the collection has a TempSheild double walled vacuum insulation which keeps drinks cold for 24 hours or hot for up to 12 hours.

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Bloomscape Launches A Special Collection For Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Bloomscape just launched a Pink Collection to provide support and raise awareness for those impacted by breast cancer. The collection features everything from a pair Pink Garden Gloves to four potted plants with pink blooms. For every plant sold, Bloomscape will donate a plant to Gilda’s Club Metro Detroit members who have been affected by cancer, including survivors and loved ones. 


NutriBullet Launches A New Meal Prep Hero

Cooking grains to tender perfection is not as easy task. They can go from uncooked and crunchy to a gluey, mushy mess within seconds. That’s where Nutribullet’s brand new EveryGrain Cooker steps in. The intuitive machine takes all the guesswork out of cooking grains, leaving you with perfectly prepped meals at the press of a button. Unlike rice cookers that cook just rice, Nutribullet’s EveryGrain cooker has five auto-cook programs to make everything from that protein-packed quinoa to flavorful farro and, of course, rice. There’s also a steamer basket so you can steam veggies or fish while your grains are prepping.


Spicewalla’s Holiday Spices Are Live

Spicewalla, the purveyor of high-quality spices just launched its holiday collection that’s bursting with unique spices and salts to flavor just about every meal that will grace your dinner table. The most noteworthy launch though, is the Unconventional Holiday Collection that comprises of 10 spice tins, with flavors ranging from Golden Milk to Everything Bagel Seasoning.


Brightland Is Brightening Up The Holidays With Its Brand New Gift Guide

Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for the foodie in your life, or new additions to add to your own pantry collection, Brightland’s responsibly-sourced olive oils, honeys and vinegars are definitely worth considering. And to make the task of gift shopping a lot easier, Brightland just launched its 2021 Gift Guide. There’s tons of beautifully curated gift boxes to choose from, including The Luminous Capsule that features the brand’s bestselling olive oil topped with a golden spout, champagne vinegar and delicious California honey.


Caraway’s Bestselling Color Is Back

It was no surprise when Caraway’s limited-edition Silt Green Cookware Collection sold out in a mere few days when it first launched. We get it, the beautiful fresh, minty take on green was simply too attractive to resist. And if you missed snagging a set back then, you’re in luck because Caraway’s Silt Green Cookware Collection is back in stock at Crate&Barrel. Everything from the color to the stainless handles finished in gold add a touch of glam to cooking and serving, not to mention Caraway’s legendary nonstick finish that makes cooking just that much easier.


The Brand New Coffee Maker Taking On Keurig And Nespresso

Meet Bruvi, a spiffy new coffee maker brand that claims it brews tastier coffee that is hotter, stronger, and provides a smoother brew than other machines on the market. The sleek machine has a touchpad interface that makes it super easy to brew the beverage of your choice. Best of all, Bruvi uses only eco-friendly pods which can be easily recycled.


Exciting New Launches From Great Jones

Cookware brand Great Jones had five new launches drop this month. The DTC brand first kicked off October with the launch of a petite Dutch oven (aka Dutch Baby) and a giant cast iron skillet, following that up with a beautiful green electric kettle created in collaboration with Fellow. Next came a set of vintage-inspired stackable Stir Crazy mixing bowls, followed by a gorgeous new Raspberry color that graces the brand’s Holy Sheet pans.


Brooklinen Ventures Into The Pillow Category

Famous for streamlining the process of shopping for bedding and bath essentials, Brooklinen is now taking on the pillow market with its new sister brand, Marlow. Thanks to an innovative zipper detail that allows you to customize the firmness of your pillow, Marlow is designed to work for both those who prefer firm support and those who like a more fluffy pillow. Aside from the unique ability to adjust your pillow, Marlow is also made using aerated foam that provides ideal airflow for a cooling sleeping experience. Choose between a standard or king size and you get a two-year warranty and 365-day returns option.

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