Organizing your kitchen can be a tedious task as food constantly needs to get moved around, but we’re here to tell you that it’s totally possible to keep your kitchen looking pristine without sacrificing effective food storage. To help you out, we round up some handy food storage finds you can shop in Manila that will help you organize your refrigerator, pantry, and countertop. Each of these will make your kitchen tidier, give you easier access to your food, and look super stylish in your space.
These food storage containers are both functional and chic:
Brabantia Storage Jar with Measuring Cup
Each of these cool storage jars use a measuring cup as its lid, so they’re perfect for storing baking necessities like flour and baking soda as well as other dry ingredients like rice and pasta. Now you won’t have to scramble for a measuring cup every time you need to cook or bake with those ingredients.
Available at Rustan’s, P1,480 each
MUJI PP Food Storage Container
If you like a clean, no-frills aesthetic to your kitchen, these MUJI containers would be perfect for you. The fuss-free, minimalist design will make your refrigerator look organized in a flash. They come in a variety of shapes and sizes, so you can choose ones that would work best for your fridge size. Plus, the clear glass will make food much easier to find.
Available at Muji, prices start at P565
Domesticity Bernard Stackable Pantry Wire Basket
These baskets from local furniture brand Domesticity are great for storing anything from fruits and vegetables to canned goods. They’ll add a rustic elegance to your pantry and allow you to display your food on the shelf without mess. The opening on the front of each basket will make ingredients easy to reach for even when you stack the baskets up and the handles on top will make them easy to carry around if you ever want to transport your food items.
Available at Domesticity, P895 each
Home n Home Transparent Sealed Jar
These stackable jars will give you easy access to snacks and ingredients thanks to the handle on the front. Simply pull out the container any time you need something from the pantry and put it back when you’re done. You can make them even cuter (and more functional!) by sticking custom labels to each one.
Available on Lazada, P619 each
Banfang Silicone Food Bag
If you’re looking for ways to save space in your fridge without compromising organization, these reusable silicone bags would be a good option for storing snacks, veggies, and leftovers. Just toss the food right in and place them in your fridge. They’re compact enough to fit in drawers or small shelves in the refrigerator and the sealed, airtight design will keep your food fresh.
Available on Lazada, P553
Mikasa Storage Jars
Add some color to your pantry or countertop with these ceramic jars from Mikasa, which are decked out in the prettiest, tribal-inspired prints. They’re perfect for small snacks like chips or cookies. You can also use them for sugar and creamer—they’ll make for a great coffee or merienda spread when you’ve got visitors in the house.
Available at Rustan’s, P1,250 each
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