A kitchen geek is lost without her KitchenAid. Sometimes I wish I had two or three of them, but I settle for having two bowls and multiple attachments for everything from casing sausage to extruding pasta. What I don’t have is an awesome design on it. I should work on that. Meanwhile, I’ll gaze at these:
If I could have made my Mass Effect costume out of batter instead of foam, this would have come in handy:
KitchenAid Brasil produced this special design:
You can always go hand-painted if you’re a committed DIY geek, but the easiest route is vinyl decals, and Etsy is a treasure trove of them. Click the names in the captions to go to their stores.
The KitchenAid’s shape practically screams Bullet Bill from Mario, doesn’t it? Mustard Seed Dream on Etsy makes a white vinyl sheet that when applied to your black KitchenAid looks like this:
I think if you put these TARDIS decals on your mixer, you’re obligated to make Ood rolls with it.Or there’s the Batman option: For cupcake pirates, wandering the seven kitchens looking for tiny dessert booty:
And finally, though not strictly geeky in the way the rest of these are, I couldn’t resist adding this:
By day, Ruth Suehle helps upstream open source software communities and tells people how to build fun things with a Raspberry Pi. By night, she fights crimes against craftiness. No, that's not true. She just makes things, which means her husband and kids know to watch out for stray pins and to ask before eating anything made of fondant. (Follow her on Twitter at @suehle.)