Good Chemistry
Chemistry geeks and household mavens alike will delight in experimenting with these globular shakers.

Price: $15
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Taste of Talking
To make these shakers, Henk Stallinga combined ear and mouthpieces from vintage phones with indicator lights from Morris Mini-Minor automobiles.

Price: $22
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Eno Studio’s shakers
This mara­ca-shaped porcelain-and-wood pair is meant “to inspire diners to shake their moneymakers.”

Price: $16
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Dots All Over by Fishs Eddy
A matching polka-dotted tray completes this playful ceramic condiment set.

Price: $9.95 for shakers; $7.95 for tray
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'Cat' stoneware shakers
Of-the-moment decorator Jonathan Adler makes cat-fancy chic with these mod felines.

Price: $48
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Twist grinders
These gently torqued grinders from Danish designer Jakob Wagner are covered in a soft-matte ABS plastic and contain adjustable ceramic mills.

Price: $65 each
Source: Design*Sponge