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One of the large containers was cracked and the process to return it via Amazon became an impossible task, especially from Australia. It's easier to buy something on Amazon, but an absolute pain in the neck to return or report an issue. You need to fix this Amazon !
Brought the 10pc package, the containers looks very sleek and clean which I like. Unfortunately two of the bigger containers doesn't shut airtight. Did a test with all the containers by lightly shaking them while turned over with lid facing bottom (jar empty) and the bigger two lids falls right off even at seal position. Very disappointed considering its price.
I was super excited to get this set and while it's great in some ways it falls short in other.
All of the lids have 3 pieces: the mechanism, a silicone layer and a final plastic piece to snap it on place. They seem well designed and constructed, but I'd you're taking apart/putting the whole set together for the first time it can be very tedious. They also take up a lot of space in the dishwasher.
They are dishwasher safe. It indicates top rack only, but i loaded my washer up and put it on a delicate cycle and it everything came out looking pretty good.
The mechanism part of the lid takes a while to dry as there's many spots where water can get stuck.
It looks like it makes a decent seal but you definitely can't lift it by the lid, so be careful of that if you have little kids who like to get in the baking supplies. The seal also looks a bit wonkt in the corners so I hope it's good but I haven't had them long enough to really see.
They do stack up very well and the vertical containers are awesome to put in the tricky corner cabinet we all have. The downside to this is these containers don't have a grab point. Some textured plastic or somethign to grab containers with one hand would have been great.
As I saw in another review the small containers really are too small. Maybe sprinkles or something like that nut even a half bag of mini chocolate chips I had (about 150g) wouldn't fit.
All and all at this price point I feel they should have included the labels and extra goodies like the brown sugar disc and scoops with the set. However, it is a nice set, has a good variety of container sizes and certainly saves some space. Being dishwasher safe is also a huge plus for me.
Will update with pictures and on durability/usability when I've had them longer.
Cons - These are quite expensive. I recently saw that there is a 10 piece set available that, if you bought two, would be still $70 LESS than the 20 piece set, but the sizes don't vary as much if you need that. The price point is a tad ridiculous, especially after seeing that. The lids come apart into 3 pieces, which was a lot to disassemble and clean (x20). If you have old POP containers, the lids have changed, so they won't match up perfectly. I did not, but it's a common complaint I've seen.
Pros - My pantry looks great, and the seal seems sturdy. I love that everything does match, and since they just changed the lid type they shouldn't be changing the design for a while again, meaning buying additional containers will be possible to keep everything unified going forward.
Also, I did have cracks in my order. Amazon customer service refunded me a portion of the price, to put towards replacing those ones. I opted for that rather than a full return and repurchase.
I am slightly disappointed that when I opened the box one of the larger containers were cracked and unusable. However, I love these containers! I was looking to re-organize my pantry and wanted containers that could be stacked but were also clear. These work great, they are clear so you can see what is in it, can be stacked, easy to clean in top rack of dishwasher, air tight seal. My pantry has more space and looks bigger than before now that I am using these containers. They come in a variety of sizes and I have already gone out and bought more! I used my label maker to adhere labels on the side and they stick really well. I would highly recommend to anyone looking for a storage solution for their baking ingredients or pantry.
These are fantastic, very easy to open and close. I have problems with my hands and find it quite difficult to get lids off other containers and usually end up with cereal, spaghetti etc all over the place, or I have to wait for someone to help me open the container, but with these, I do not need to wait for help and there is no longer a mess. I can open easily, just one simple push on the lid opens and closes them. I highly recommend them.
I am a huge fan of oxo products, however was a bit disappointed by this set. There were servers things I love about it especially the amount of different sizes, it’s a true ten pc set. ( they don’t count the lids as separate pieces) however once receiving these, I opened them up to be somewhat underwhelmed by them and the seal on the containers were not that great. I ended up sending them back, as one of the containers didn’t seal at all.