You can buy individual kitchen utensils one by one until you have the collection you need or you can explore utensil sets from Gourmet Kitchen Essentials. Buying them one by one may result in different styles, shapes, lengths and quality. Buying a utensil set allows you to anticipate a range of utensils you plan to use to stock your kitchen or to replace the utensils you currently have. Utensil sets are complementary in how they give you a range of resources to prepare and cook with. They will look like they go together and you can choose styles and colors that go with your current or projected decor. Choosing a set doesn’t limit you in getting other utensils you need that may not be offered as part of any set you see. There will always be new and specialized utensils that will grab your attention.