Once burned, twice shy? I think not. Burns are the badge of a practiced chef, but too many of them are the brand of a FOOL.
Keep cooking safe and fun with a snazzy pair of thermal gloves to keep your fiddling mitts protected – here, we’ve got ’em covered.
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These fab Le Creuset mitts are fantastically durable, well made and effective – just like everything else bearing the brand’s name. Nice shade of purple, too.
Le Creuset Cassis double oven gloves £20 Debenhams
Love these mitts. A cheeky print, good quality and built to last, these would make a great present… for yourself.
Scooter Priests oven gloves £9.95 Harvey Nichols
These Burleigh mitts are lovely and sophisticated, and very heat resistant. Would be fully at home on the oven door of an AGA.
Burleigh Blue Calico Oven Gloves £12 John Lewis
We love the jazzy print on this Amara oven glove and its cool monochrome design – perfect for the minimalist kitchen.
Miss Blackbirdy Oven Glove Flower £7.95 Amara Living
These buzzy mitts from Not on the High Street are super insulated for extra safety. We really like the retro design, which would fit in well with any kitchen.
Busy Bee Oven Gloves £15 notonthehighstreet.com
These Orla Kiely mitts are, as always, a triumph of design. Simple, colourful prints twinned with an efficient shape make these a fab addition to any budding chef’s gear.
Orla Kiely Oven Gloves £25 John Lewis