Pot Holders & Oven Mitts Whenever you are cooking with the oven or any hot surface, it is important that you take necessary safety precautions into account. Oven mitts and pot holders are designed to protect your hands from being burnt when taking something out of the oven. Silicone oven mitts are not only great for their functionality, but for their aesthetics as well. You can choose between neutrals and bright colors to see which one will match your decor better. Don't worry about finding a place in a drawer for your silicone pot holder when you can hang it up as a decoration. Help protect yourself from hot surfaces and appliances with a high quality pot holder or oven mitt.