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Best Bets Daily: Wednesday

Chinese Modern

Posted February 2, 2005
It took me years to get the hang of chopsticks. But just when I had the technique mastered, along comes an adorable pair that makes Chinese takeout more of a special delivery. These Clothespin Chopsticks from the Container Store are attached with a spring so the grasp-and-lift motion is virtually spill-proof. The washable acrylic utensils come in blue, pink, purple, and clear, and for a mere $2.99, this Chinese New Year will be a real pick-me-up. Now, if they could only make cartons that don't leak...

$2.99 at the Container Store, 629 Sixth Ave., near 19th St., 212-366-4200,

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