Five Wintry Mugs for All Your Warm Beverage Needs

Find these festive cups in shops around town.

The holiday season is the time to indulge in warm beverages (think: decadently thick hot cocoa and refreshing peppermint lattes) while in the company of friends and family. Ahead, find five wintry mugs to enhance your delectable drinks this season.


Photo Courtesy of Lekker Home

1. Taika Mug Red

This boldly patterned mug designed by Klaus Haapaniemi is made of bone china. Called the “Taika,” which means magic in Finnish, the piece is both enchanting and festive. $25, Lekker Home, 1313 Washington St., Boston,

Photo Courtesy of Crate and Barrel

2. Snowflake Glass Coffee Mug

This classic glass mug from Crate and Barrel gets a pop of holiday charm once your beverage of choice is poured in. Little white snowflakes dot the mug, making for a cheery drinking experience. $3.97 Crate and Barrel, 777 Boylston St., Boston,

Photo Courtesy of Didriks

3. Alessi, The Hug Mug

Create double the hugs by two-hand gripping your warm hot cocoa in this adorable hugged mug. This porcelain piece was designed by Laura Polinoro Workshop. $37 Didriks, 190 Concord Ave., Cambridge,

Photo Courtesy of Greentail Table

4. Fireside Latte Mug

Curl up by the fireplace in your coziest sweater, then pour some hot cider in this mug to match. It’s purposely oversized to hold a well-deserved liquid treat. $18, Greentail Table, 343 Watertown St., Newton,

Photo Courtesy of Jeremy Ogusky

5. Speckled Mug

Handmade by ceramicist Jeremy Ogusky, this speckled mug is the ultimate rustic vessel for your decadent holiday beverage. It was crafted in Ogusky’s Jamaica Plain studio. $38, Olives and Grace, 623 Tremont St., Boston,