As Asian food continues its conquest of the world, chopsticks are becoming a regularly used utensil in many of our meals. However, many of us are still forced to use cheap, unpleasant, uncomfortable, and environmentally unfriendly chopsticks. But don’t despair! We have put together a collection of 10 of the coolest (and most stylish) chopsticks. Some are playful, some are sexy, and all are better than those crappy wooden ones at your local sushi place. See below for what we mean.
For all you Star Wars fans out there, let battle commence at the dinner table with these cool Lightsaber chopsticks. Be the life of the party with your friends and family by owning a pair of these uniquely designed utensils. One drawback is that these chopsticks do not have custom designed handles, instead they use thick plastic stickers that fold over to cover the battery compartment which are held in place by a couple of screws.
Yoshihiro Moribashi Chopsticks Japanese Sushi Chef’s Traditional Garnishing Plating Tweezers Magnolia Handle – $56.99
Looking for a pricey chopstick? Look no further than Yoshihiro Cutlery’s Moribashi Garnishing Plating Chopsticks. This fine pair of chopsticks are crafted out of the best materials and are excellent tools for chefs. Moribashi are a traditional garnishing plating tool that evolved out of Japanese cuisine. Chefs of all stripes from Sushi to Modern cuisine can appreciate the way Moribashi can perform as elegantly as finesse tweezers for detailed work, plating, and decoration. With a comfortable ergonomic grip these stainless steel professional quality garnishing chopsticks come with a Mahogany wood handle affixed with a Water Buffalo Horn bolster.
Make your friends jealous as you whip out these stylish and ecofriendly chopsticks that can be taken anywhere you go. Great as a gift or for personal use, these high quality and perfectly balanced chopsticks are a joy to use. The carrying case is a thick, sturdy material that holds up well to tough use, however it is unfortunately not 100% weatherproof, so be careful where you leave it.
Rbenxia Metal Steel Chopstick Stainless Steel Spiral Chopsticks Lightweight Chopstick Set Reusable Classic Style for Kitchen Dinner 5 Pairs Silver – $6.98
These lightweight, classic style chopsticks are made of durable metal, with a pretty swirl design and tapered ends. Using stainless steel, they will resist staining and other damage through years of use. Dishwasher safe.
Travel in style with these diswasher safe Titanium chopsticks. These are sturdy and lightweight (corrosion and high temperature resistant) and can be taken anywhere you may go. They will no doubt last for years! Each pair comes with a sleek aluminium case to further protect the chopsticks when not in use.
Youmi Japanese Natural Wood Chopstick Set Reusable Classic Style Chopsticks 5 Pairs Gift Set – $9.49
From a formal dinner to everyday dining, these chopsticks are ideal for any event. Made of high-quality jujube wood, and using natural lacquer, these chopsticks make a durable and elegant addition to any kitchen. Additional design elements include the thread design on the upper part of the chopsticks which makes them easier to use and reduces slipping.
AOOSY Chopsticks are made of natural nanmu wood and are varnished five times with natural lacquer. With a natural color and elegant look these wood chopsticks are great for everyday home use as well as an eyecathcing gift item. Every detail has been carefully polished, and bits of glitter have been mixed into the sealant to add to the detailing. Dishwasher safe!
Yohino Titanium Chopsticks (1 Pair) – Traditional Chinese Style 9 Inch – Square Edged Design with Ridged Tips for Non-Slip Grip – $15.95
The yohino Titanium Chopsticks (Ti) are made extra durable for use at home, work, camping, hiking or even eating out. These chopsticks features ridged tips for easier food pickup and feature a square-edge design to keep them in place when not in use. Dishwasher safe for easy cleaning. Each pair comes with a drawstring bag, so you can take them everywhere you go.
- Unique high-tech fiberglass material that is sleek looking and gauranteed to last for years!
- Dishwasher safe: stands up to 356 F (180 C) high temperature. Won’t bend or crack!
- Anti-rolling body and anti-skid tips: No more “oops” moments!
Need to brush up on your chopstick skills?
Check out our article on how to use chopsticks and training tools that can turn you into an expert!