Mugs are one of those things we all have in our houses and we usually take them for granted. But gifting a mug to someone you really love can be a great gift option! Sometimes it’s even a good thing to give when you are playing games such as Secret Santa or White Elephant and you don’t know a person so well, because let’s be honest it tends to be hard to pick a gift for someone you haven’t spent that much time with but you have seen them drink coffee at work or enjoy a teacup every now and then.
And the best part is that mugs are always a useful gift, plus you can use them not only for drinking your favorite hot beverages on cold days, but transform them into something different and creative such as a planter or a fill them with another gift like candies, chocolates, a piece of jewelry, some herbal tea bags or a bag of your favorite coffee. Definitely, there is more to mugs that what we normally see them as be sure to check some of the cutest mugs we have selected for you to gift the people you love the most!
1. Elephant Tea Mug
This mug is beyond charming, it’s made out of ceramic in the shape of an elephant. The design of the mug is made so you can brew your tea while drinking it, since it has a special spot for the tea bag. It comes in two colors, white and green, the green one seems like a pottery relic on purpose so avoid mistaking it for an old mug!
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2. Central Perk Mug
If you are a Friends fan the name of this mug is definitely familiar for you! This mug features the Central Perk and Friends logo and it’s a perfect gift for any friend of yours who is a fan of the series, or maybe even to gift yourself! Give this item to someone who will really feel like any of our favorite series characters of all time while drinking their morning coffee on a Central Perk mug.
3. Lightning Mugs
When drinking from any of these mugs your loved one is definitely going to feel super classy! These lightning mugs are available in black or white both stroked with golden accents that make them so pretty and fancy. It’s also a super good idea to gift one of your co-workers from the office who is always borrowing a mug from everyone else for their morning coffee.
4. Rainbow Mugs
Hand-sculpted these rainbow mugs are just what you need to see early in the morning when having your breakfast. The best part is that it features inspirational messages about being happy, making the world better and feeling as if you were drinking a cup of sunshine that will definitely brighten everyone who drinks from this pretty rainbow mug every day!
5. Milking Cow Mug
While this mug might be named a little weird it turns out to be a really unique approach to what we normally use to drink our favorite hot beverages. Made out of clear borosilicate glass, this mug is like two in one. On the inside, it features a smaller cup that is shaped like a cow’s udders while held by the outside mug that is just glass shaped like a regular mug. A super unique gift for that special person in your life!
6. Camera Lens Mug
For all the photography fans in your life, this is the mug you should be gifting them! Shaped as a camera lens, with all the details included and even a lid to keep your drinks warm, this mug is not only really fun but it’s super functional! Gift it to your favorite person, who is also a photographer, for when they have those long nights editing pictures.
7. Smiley Lovers Mug
Whatever you are gifting this to a couple you know or the love of your life, smiley lovers’ mugs are way too adorable! Shaped as a heart you can find them in two colors, light blue and pink salmon color. It’s better if you gift them as a match, but you can have one for yourself and one for your soul mate and that way whenever you are drinking your hot drink and the other person is too you guys will feel more connected than ever!
8. Marshmallow-Melted Chocolate Mugs
These ceramic marshmallow and melted chocolate mugs are just so pretty you won’t be able to decide if you want to gift them or keep them for yourself. They come in a set of four mugs, each one with its own super adorable facial expression and two of them with melted chocolate covering the rim of the mug, shaped like a real big marshmallow. Such a cute gift to give someone important in your life!
9. The Hidden Surprise Mug
At a simple glance, these mugs appear to be completely normal and common small minted color mugs. But on a closer look, you will discover a rather cute surprise that will make you sigh with awe. On the inside of these mugs you can find a creative cartoon that could be a bunny, a panda a cat with its red handkerchief or whatever you dream of! Get these mugs for someone who needs that extra piece cuteness in their life.
10. Cactus With A Succulent Mug
This handmade cactus with a red succulent attached to it it’s just one of those items you can’t decide if it works as a regular drinking device or if it is a piece of art. The colors on this mug are so vibrant and will be a perfect gift for a cactus lover. Or for someone who really adores having plants surrounding them!
Are you going to gift any of these mugs to any of your loved ones? Let us know which ones were your favorites in the comments below!
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