If you're drinking a lot more coffee than usual to stay grounded, you're not alone. Some days, our only moments of respite take the form of coffee breaks. But sipping out of a well-made mug turns coffee time into an even more special ritual. To help you find your new favorite, we've compiled this list of the 10 best coffee mugs for every preference. Just add java!
If you've ever wished you could borrow your favorite coffee shop's wide-mouth mugs, this one's for you. Reviewers consider the 13.5-ounce Sur La Table Porcelain Latte Mug the perfect size for lattes, cappuccinos, and tea. "I feel like I'm back in France or Italy when I drink my caffè latte out of these beautiful white mugs," reviewer Paula J. writes.
Buy it: Sur La Table Latte Mug, $10; Sur La Table
If you equate a tall mug with more coffee, you're not wrong. These Open Kitchen by Williams Sonoma Tall Mugs hold a whopping 22 ounces of coffee. (For reference, a venti cup from Starbucks holds 20 ounces.) And thanks to their 3 1/2-inch diameter, you can sip from them as easily as you would any other mug.
Buy it: Open Kitchen by Williams Sonoma Tall Mugs, $7; Williams Sonoma
Amp up the size of your favorite coffee shop's latte mugs, and you've got these Open Kitchen by Williams Sonoma Latte Mugs. These extra-large porcelain mugs hold up to 22 ounces of coffee, meaning you may end up using them for soup or cereal just as often.
Buy it: Open Kitchen by Williams Sonoma Latte Mugs, $6; Williams Sonoma
With their textured matte finish and minimalist design, West Elm's Kaloh Stoneware Mugs will bring a touch of modern to your kitchen. Whether you prefer bold colors or neutrals, these 14-ounce mugs show off the beauty of stoneware. But perhaps the *real* beauty of stoneware is how well it holds heat.
Buy it: Kaloh Stoneware Mugs, $9; West Elm
Known for its French presses and other top-notch coffee makers, Bodum crafted its 10-ounce Bistro Mug out of its signature heat-resistant borosilicate glass. Its double-walled build insulates hot and cold drinks alike — and contributes to its sleek design.
Buy it: Bodum Bistro Mug, $15; Crate & Barrel
Crate & Barrel's 15-ounce Essential Mug lives up to its name. You can sip a generous amount of coffee from it. It's dishwasher-, microwave-, and warm oven-safe to 300 degrees. And, made of classic white porcelain, it would make a seamless addition to any set of dinnerware.
Buy it: Essential Mug, $4; Crate & Barrel
Made of durable stainless steel, this 14-ounce YETI mug keeps coffee hot or cold thanks to its double-walled, vacuum-insulated design. Its trusty lid gives you the option to bring it wherever you go, even camping. And its sweat-resistant handle feels comfortable when temperatures rise or fall – it's wide enough to fit mittens.
Buy it: YETI Rambler Mug, $24; Amazon
With its ceramic coating, the Ember Ceramic Mug looks like a normal mug. But the fact that this smart mug's saucer doubles as its charger tells you it's not. Hook this mug up to your smartphone to set your coffee's temperature, and you'll get a notification when it's just right.
Buy it: Ember Temperature Control Smart Mug, $99; Amazon
Anthropologie has restocked these top-rated Monogram Mugs for years, and we can see why. Each of these 26 sturdy stoneware mugs features a letter in a traditional typeface — a safe bet no matter your gift recipient's taste. Look closer, and you'll notice how intricate (and special) each design is.
Buy it: Monogram Mug, $10; Anthropologie
If you're ever-loyal to Le Creuset, do yourself a favor and add the brand's redesigned Heritage Mugs to your cart right now. You won't stop thinking about these glazed stoneware mugs till they're yours. Available in four pastel hues and an of-the-moment meringue shade, these beauties would pair well with Le Creuset's French press.
Buy it: Le Creuset Heritage Mugs (Set of Four), $58; Amazon