Those who love their coffee are among the most discerning people we know and we're including ourselves within this generalization. This can make finding the best gifts for coffee lovers as difficult as mornings before that first cup of joe. But, whether they define their personality by their Starbucks order or if they're a casual sipper, almost everybody should be able to find joy and excitement over these coffee-inspired picks.
Yep, we found 12 coffee-themed gifts, that range from practical to indulgent, to cover all gifting occasions – including if you're doing a little something special for International Coffee Day on Oct 1st...
The best gifts for coffee lovers
From co-worker and holiday gifts to birthday treats and more – even if you're just browsing for yourself (we don't blame you) – we've included some of our favorite tried and tested products.
1. Refresh a countertop with this iconic coffee maker
2. Explore new flavors with a coffee subscription
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3. Start their day with a very special coffee mug
Opalhouse 16oz Stoneware Plum Crumble Print Mug | $7 at Target
A mug with a story behind it instantly has meaning. Choose one that suits your recipient the best: cute, whimsical, sarcastic, minimalist, or a cup that reminds you of your time together. This floral mug reminds us of a travel adventure.
4. Or the perfect glass for an iced coffee
Custom Ice Crafts Iced Coffee Glass | $15 at Etsy
When we came across this Diptyque-candle inspired glass, we had to share it! Pick it up for that special person in your life who is all about the coffee aesthetic. Choose their favorite coffee prep including coffee, latte, espresso, and mocha.
5. A coffee print as the finishing touch to a coffee cart
East Urban Home Pretty Blue Coffee Cups I by Elisabeth Fredriksson Wrapped Canvas| Was $59.99, now $36.99 at Wayfair
Showcase a coffee obsession with this fun collection of coffee mugs anchoring your coffee station.
6. A coffee table book that'll expand what you know about coffee
The World Atlas of Coffee: From Beans to Brewing -- Coffees Explored, Explained and Enjoyed by James Hoffmann| $29.97 at Amazon
This best-selling tomb covers all things coffee: from its origins, the growing process, and even brewing basics, so you too can become a master in coffee.
7. A cold brew maker makes everything better
Takeya Patented Deluxe Cold Brew Coffee Maker | $24.99 at Amazon
Fact, cold brew makes everyone's day just a little bit better. And it's super easy to brew at home, with the right equipment that is! This affordable cold-brew maker from Takeya is a tried and true favorite, and we think it's one of the best cold brew coffee makers you can buy!
8. A collapsible travel mug for maximum portability
Stojo On the Go Coffee Cup | $15 at Amazon
As we're going out and about more, if you're trying to make more eco-conscious choices, you'll never want to be caught without a suitable travel mug. Stojo's ingenious accordion style silicone design allows for it to shrink when not in use to take up less space, and expands when you need it to.
9. A stylish coaster to protect delicate surfaces
The Vintage Vogue Linea Coasters | $29 at West Elm
A hand-painted coaster set in pink, black or white works double duty to keep desks, coffee tables and other surfaces free of condensation rings from cold drinks or extreme temperatures from hot. And, they look nice too!
10. A coffee scented candle
Illume Boulangerie Jar Espresso | $22 at Anthropologie
For when you want your space to smell like a fresh cup of coffee all the time. This Illume candle offers up the perfect whiff of fresh coffee beans infused with almond milk, dark cacao, and patchouli. Count it among some of the best scents out there.
11. A kitchen scale to master ratios
12. These wine infused coffee beans
Merlot Infused Coffee by John Jenkins | $20 at Uncommon Goods
Once 5 p.m. hits, it's not atypical for our coffee order to turn a little boozy. These coffee beans are aged in Merlot wine barrels for a subtle infusion of wine notes, officially combining our love for wine and coffee in one rich blend. Find delight in a unique flavor profile of red berry and subtle hints of currants and blackberries.