192 Modern Cups and Glassware

Your table is set, and now it’s time for the glassware. After all, isn’t what you drink arguably one of the most important components of a meal? Why not drink out of a vessel worthy of its contents? Whether buying for everyday use or only for special occasions, glassware is an opportunity to really have fun with a place setting. While materials and overall form don’t often vary too much between styles and applications, that is where the similarities between different glassware types end. More 
Jonathan Adler Water Bottle with Straw, Doves
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The modern woman of today makes sure to stay highly hydrated at all times. And so, she sips from Jonathan Adler's undeniably chic water bottle, which comes complete with a built-in straw. It features rubberized lid for grip and a clip for ultimate portability.
“Gifts” — kpcboston
Set of 4 Assorted Floral Famous Artist Mugs
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The "Les Fleurs Chez Les Peintres" Mug Collection (French for "Flowers from the Homes of Famous Painters") features floral paintings from the gardens of famous artists Vincent Van Gogh, Gustav Klimt, Claude Monet, and Pierre-Auguste Renoir. The perfect gift for art lovers. French script writing on the interior.
“Mugs” — mommajoebob
Set of 4 Mugs Vivaldi Libretto White
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Start every day on a high note with this Vivaldi Libretto Mug set. Contrasting black-and-white sheet music from a Vivaldi score graces each beautiful mug, making this set a must-have for the classical music lover on your list.
Burgundy Wine Cabinet Glass Door, 15-Bottle
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Our handsome and elegant Burgundy Wine Tower is compact and perfect to storage your wine and accessories. It has top cabinet with clear glass door that opens to 3 fixed shelf. Made with combination of solid and composite wood in Black Finish.
“instead of cabinet next to fridge?” — aiu3611
Ellipse Collection Set of 2 Tea Mugs
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If you’re asking yourself where you can find the trendiest tea mugs around, here are two excellent answers. This pair of uber-modern tea mugs in flawless glass and stainless steel is precisely what you, the sophisticated tea lover, have been looking for.
“Love these very simple espresso cups” — Julie Casey
Filio Collection Set of 2 Tea Mugs with Stainless Steel Saucer
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Take your morning tea with a heaping spoonful of contemporary style. These glass tea mugs with stainless steel handles and saucers offer simple, stunning sophistication.
“Filio Collection Tea Mugs With Stainless Steel Saucers, Set of 2” — raphimonroe24
Set of 2 Snuggle Mugs Beautiful She Says
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The 'Beautiful She Says' Snuggle Mugs feature a delicate floral pattern of blue and orange on a glossy white base. Special floral design in raised relief print extends from outside to inside. Comfortably cup your hands around this mug's rounded shape.
Tie Tea Mug, White, Left-Handed
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Tie Tea solves the eternal problem of fishing around for that tea bag that's inevitably fallen into your cup.
“Teacup's design” — Kate Naumova
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How do I pick glassware for everyday use?
When choosing glassware that will be for everyday use, durability is key. Choosing glass tumblers or mugs that are thick-walled and dishwasher safe are great for drinks of all types. Whether it’s milk for the kids, or a cocktail for mom after work, sturdy and simple glass drinkware gets the job done. For the early mornings or late nights that require a hot beverage to warm you up, ceramic mugs and cups insulate heat as well as regulate the temperature of the cup.

What should I look for in formal glassware?
For special occasions, or just to stock up your at home bar, there are endless options to choose from when it comes to formal glassware. From highballs to goblets, crystal to hand blown glass, there’s a lot to navigate through in the glassware field. Unless you plan on running a Zagat rated bar from your house, don’t feel the necessity to have a unique glass type per drink. For wine, stemware is a treat. While there are specific glass shapes per wine type, one classic set for red and one set for white will do just fine. For mixed drinks, a clean and simple set of highball glasses and a set of tumblers, at most, is all that is necessary. For celebratory occasions and holidays, champagne flutes, martini glasses, and other festive glassware really adds flare to your decor. Remember that glasses can be easily broken, especially at parties and other events with alcohol, so invest in them accordingly.
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