kitchenaid light and shadow stand mixer

KitchenAid Launched a Limited-Edition "Light and Shadow" Stand Mixer—Here's How to Buy Your Own

The bowl features a unique three-dimensional studded design.
By Nashia Baker
July 14, 2021
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Some cooking tools come and go in your kitchen, but the ones that stand the test of time are both sturdy in function and sleek in style. That's where KitchenAid's new "Light and Shadow" Limited-Edition Stand Mixer ($549.99, kitchenaid.com) comes in. The brand launched this new cooking essential, and it'll serve as a centerpiece on your countertop with its contrast of light and dark textures and style while it perfectly mixes recipe ingredients.

"The design of Light & Shadow reflects the desire to explore and bring your vision to life," said Jessica McConnell, director, Whirlpool Color, Finish & Material Design. "The dimensional studs on the bowl cast mesmerizing shadows that change with the sun's rays, reflecting the possibility to make each moment feel special."

kitchenaid light and shadow stand mixer
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Shop Now: Artisan Series Five-Quart Limited-Edition Stand Mixer with Ceramic Bowl, $549.99, kitchenaid.com.

This appliance features sand-colored tonal matte mixers that move in an hourglass. Plus, the bowl itself has a one-of-a-kind design: It has a three-dimensional studded exterior that reflects and also subdues light. In turn, this combination creates the chic "light and shadow" effect while prepping meals for celebrations in your kitchen.

This must-have stand mixer will allow you to make and dish out recipes in a snap. It may even give you the motivation you need to try preparing new meals. "Inspiration isn't bound by time, but rather cultivated by a series of moments," Jon Bellante, KitchenAid global marketing director, said. "Light & Shadow is a reflection of how creativity can arise in the kitchen without warning and manifest itself in the form of a brunch spread for friends, an afternoon snack or a nighttime dinner party—the possibilities are endless." Ahead, shop this stand mixer, so you can add it to your countertop.