Is It Too Early to Crave Pumpkin Bread? Williams Sonoma's Fall Preview Has Us Drooling
If the recent heat waves have you daydreaming about sweater weather, then join the thousands of people who are already shopping for Halloween decor. Next to summer, fall is my favorite season (I like to call it fashion season). So when I was offered the opportunity to preview Williams Sonoma's fall collection to get decor ideas for my home, I was excited.
From an elevated stock pot that's ready to put your cooking skills to the test to an aromatic pumpkin butter you can spread over English muffins or toast, get ready to drool over these delicious picks. Take a look at my favorite picks.
If You Love Baking: Williams Sonoma Spiced Pecan Pumpkin Quick Bread Mix
This easy-to-prepare Williams Sonoma Spiced Pecan Pumpkin Quick Bread Mix ($15 - $90) is made with fresh pecans and an aromatic blend of spices (Korintje cinnamon, warming Indonesian nutmeg, and spicy Chinese ginger). It's a classic fall mix that will make your breakfast if you choose to add eggs.
If You Have a Sweet Tooth: Williams Sonoma Pecan Pumpkin Butter
This Williams Sonoma Pecan Pumpkin Butter ($15 - $78) is a customer favorite, which you can enjoy on English muffins and toast. It combines pumpkin puree and pure brown sugar with a custom blend of autumn spices, including cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, allspice and cloves.
To Amp Up Your Kitchen Essentials: Williams Sonoma Classic Stripe Towels (Set of 4)
This Williams Sonoma Classic Stripe Towels (Set of 4) ($14 - $22) comes equipped with a loop for hanging, so you can display it on your kitchen shelves. Made of 100 percent Turkish cotton, it's ready for all your tasks.
For Chic Kitchen Essentials: Ruffoni Historia Hammered Copper Stock Pot with Pineapple Knob
This Ruffoni Historia Hammered Copper Stock Pot with Pineapple Knob ($275) will make a compliment-worthy pot for simmering soups, stews, braises. . . you name it! Save it for the next gathering, and watch the praises roll in.
For a Full Set: Heirloom Pumpkin Kitchen Linens Bundle
Get into the fall spirit with this autumn harvest-inspired Heirloom Pumpkin Kitchen Linens Bundle ($90). The apron features a roomy front pocket that will come handy when cooking as well as an adjustable neckband so you feel comfortable the whole time.
For a Timeless Must-Have: Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast Iron Essential Oven
Who says your cookware has to be boring? Show off this bright and cheerful Le Creuset Signature Enameled Cast Iron Essential Oven ($180) at the next party, which will effectively prepare your stews, casseroles, and one-pot meals.
For Everyday Cooking: Ruffoni Historia Hammered Copper Fry Pan with Artichoke Handle
If you're looking for a lasting, investment-worthy piece, this Ruffoni Historia Hammered Copper Fry Pan with Artichoke Handle ($220) has an interior lined with durable. nonreactive tin for longevity. From the stovetop to the tabletop, you'll want to show it off all day.
For Stylish Kitchen Apparel: Williams Sonoma Autumn Stripe Apron
This Williams Sonoma Autumn Stripe Apron ($25) looks so professional with its classic stripe and silhouette. Whether you're a self-proclaimed home chef or aspiring cook, it makes a stylish addition in your kitchen.
For an Elegant Dinner Party: Ruffoni Opus Prima Hammered Stainless-Steel Braiser with Pumpkin Knob
This chic Ruffoni Opus Prima Hammered Stainless-Steel Braiser with Pumpkin Knob ($500) is designed to conduct heat evenly and efficiently, making it ideal for browning and slow-simmering.
For Your Pancakes or Waffles: Tree Juice Pumpkin Spice Maple Syrup
This Tree Juice Pumpkin Spice Maple Syrup ($30) will make a sweet gift to a pancake-lover. Cooked with organic pumpkin pie spices, it's all natural and ready to be poured on French toast, ice cream and yogurt.