We Found Hidden Uses for These Popular Kitchen Appliances

Spoiler alert: A waffle maker does more than just breakfast.
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Kate Traverson
Kate Traverson
Kate Traverson
Kate Traverson
Deputy Editor, Branded Content
  • Kate writes and edits branded content for The Knot Worldwide, including articles across The Knot and The Bump.
  • Before focusing on weddings and babies, Kate worked in the fashion industry and as a regional magazine editor.
  • Kate has a degree in journalism and lives in New York.
Updated Feb 23, 2021

There are specialized kitchen gadgets for just about everything these days, but that doesn't mean they're all worthy of your precious cabinet space. The real winners of your wedding registry will be the items that can pull double, or even triple, duty in the kitchen—that is, if you're aware of the possibilities. Explore below to discover genius ways to use popular appliances beyond their basic applications, along with our picks from Cuisinart that you can add to your list. Follow suit, and they won't just be kitchen staples—they'll be kitchen superstars.

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