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toast rack

n
(Cookery) a small stand consisting of a usually oblong base with a number of open-sided partitions between which pieces of toast may be stood upright
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toast rack

[ˈtəʊstˌræk] nportatoast m inv
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The brown loaf was out, the white loaf was out, the toast rack was out, the doughnuts were out, the milk was skimmed, the butter had been brought from the dairy.
It featured macabre sketches of deceased felines transformed into toilet brushes, toast racks and desktop pencil sharpeners.
The event is being held to honour Victorian designer Christopher Dresser, who is best known for his metal wares which include serving dishes, toast racks and candlesticks but he is also renowned for his carpet and textile work.
Mostyn Street at the turn of the last century A look at the tram system on Mostyn Street in 1916 A picture postcard of Mostyn Street, date unknown 'Toast Racks' were popular with tourists in 1956 A view of the bottom of Mostyn Street, date unknown How the main street looked all the way back in 1900 A look at Llandudno High Street nowadays
The chorus line set piece of Be Our Guest - think can canning napkins, tangoing feather dusters, flick flacking rugs and twirling toast racks - is joyously silly and just spectacular.
The Queen Victoria cutlery order, worth pounds 100,000, which also includes silver petits fours stands, toothpick holders, salt and pepper pots, wine coasters, serving trays and toast racks, is making staff work flat out to meet the deadline.
It was this championing of art for the ordinary person which made Dresser a household name and although radical, his designs were simple, modern and aesthetic and many items, such as his 1880s toast racks, are still being manufactured today.
A golf section has a decorative wooden pipe stand, silver-plated toast racks together with Ryder Cup and Open Championship programmes from the 1940s and 1950s.
The array of products included bagel slicers, toast racks, and butter items from curlers to molds, to wire butter cutters, as well as an electric yogurt maker and yogurt strainer, egg cups galore from traditional to whimsical, and breakfast-related cookbooks.
It consists of 30 SK-US, including dinner and salad plates, cereal bowls, cups and saucers, mugs, teapots, coffee pots, storageware and toast racks. A five-piece place setting retails for $50.