12 gifts for coffee lovers that are perfect for all occasions

International Coffee Day is upon us, treat yourself or the coffee addicts in your life with one of these coffee gift must-haves

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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

Technivorm Moccamaster KBG 10-Cup Coffee Maker

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Technivorm Moccamaster KBGV Select | $369 at Amazon

Currently gracing the very top of our best coffee maker list, the Technivorm Moccamaster can be an investment addition to every coffee routine that not only makes some of the best coffee we've ever tasted but, it's designed to last you years.

2. Explore new flavors with a coffee subscription

Atlas Coffee Club

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Atlas Coffee Club | Subscriptions from $14 a month

Get your first bag of coffee FREE and only pay shipping with code “COFFEEDAY2021 through Oct. 4th

What's better than coffee delivered straight to your doorstep? Going on a global taste test of the world's most renowned coffee regions. Each month Atlas Coffee Club subscribers are sent a new single-origin, specialty coffee from a different country, alongside a postcard, tasting notes and handy brewing tips. Plus, it's guaranteed to be super fresh as each batch is roasted and made to order. 

This month, transport yourself to the lush regions of Guatemala via coffee...

3. Start their day with a very special coffee mug

Opalhouse mug

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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

CustomiceCrafts iced coffee cup

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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

pretty blue coffee cups

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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

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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

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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


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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


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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 candle espresso

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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

etekcity digital kitchen scale

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Etekcity Food Kitchen Scale | $10.20 at Amazon

A digital scale can take your coffee to new heights, when you're able to measure out the exact portions, down to the gram. Peek at this TikTok kitchen hack, and it's never been easier.

12. These wine infused coffee beans

Merlot infused coffee

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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. 

Jaclyn Turner
Jaclyn Turner

Jaclyn is an eCommerce editor at Future Home Interest, and scouts out the best of the best for buying guides to help you fill your home with housewares you will love. She joined the team in January 2021. She has previously worked with sites like Apartment Therapy, The Kitchn, The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, and MyDomaine, but got her start at the trade mag Home Furnishings News, which fueled her excitement for innovation in the home category and seeing the newest launches.  When Jaclyn's not working, she loves long strolls through HomeGoods, unwinding with a chilled glass of Rosé, and entertaining her Cavapoo puppy, Reese.