If you don't have £329.99 to fork out on an official branded Kitchen Aid (or would rather spend your money in Zara...), Aldi have released their own chic, retro version
Ambiano Classic Stand Mixer, £49.99, Aldi
Part of a baking range, which is available in stores and , the kitchen is over £280 cheaper than the original version, at just £49.99
Available in two colours - Cream and Red - and with eight-speed rotary control, this stand mixer will make you want to whip up a batch of cupcakes (or at least try..) asap, especially when you consider how great it'll look in your kitchen.
So what if you only use it once and then just stare at it longingly/use it as storage for the rest of time?
Aldi's product description reads,
"Whether you're an experienced baker or a complete beginner, every budding chef needs this versatile piece of equipment in their kitchen. Coming complete with 3 different interchangeable heads, this handy kitchen appliance will take the hard work out of all kinds of baking preparation. Whisk up fluffy cakes, hearty doughs and perfect cupcakes quickly and easily, while the large capacity means you can be sure you can make enough for the whole family."
The mixer also comes with a stainless steel bowl, a dough hook, a flat beater, a balloon whisk, a splash guard, a filling chute and an instruction manual. Race you down the aisle.