Five Wintry Mugs for All Your Warm Beverage Needs
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.
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, lekkerhome.com.
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, crateandbarrel.com.
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, didriks.com.
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, greentailtable.com.
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, olivesandgrace.com.