8. Best Mixers: Kenwood ‘Fire Cracker’ kMix KMX84 Food Mixer

This 500-watt, aluminium marvel brings substance and style to the kitchen. Sporting Paul Smith-like stripes and coming with a full pastry kit and a myriad of attachments, the kMix is your ultimate epicurean wingman.

Price: £400 | Link: kenwoodworld.com

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