Ember: The World’s First Temperature Control Mug

Earlier this year, Ember released a travel mug designed to keep your beverage exactly how you like it. Prefer 133° to 132°? That’s a little weird but the mug can make that happen. Now Ember is back with a version for your desk. The Ember Ceramic Mug works with an app so you can keep your coffee or tea at the right temp for you. You can save your settings and make sure every cup you pour is perfect. The clever charging station doubles as a coaster and you can set the LED to the color of your choice. The days of lukewarm coffee are over. Keep the Ember Ceramic Mug at your workstation and enjoy the ideal cup every time you need a pick-me-up.

Funny UHO Mug – Perfect for Morning Coffee and Great Mood

Upstairs Shop was formed in 2013 by Product designer Pavel Sidorenko and graphic designer / ceramist Maria Sidorenko. “Our aim is to create functional and playful products that retains its simplicity, interacting with the space and user. To create not only incorporate pragmatic necessity, but also transmit an emotional quality within the everyday environment.” They have created this creative collection named “Uho”. “Uho” translates from Russian to “ear”, the body part has been interpreted as the handle for the series of playful mugs used for your daily hot drink! Simple, and available in black or white, each piece is hand-made using the highest quality porcelain.

Practical Coffee Mug ‘Goat’

desnahemisfera have designed Goat, a sustainable coffee mug that pays homage to the goats that discovered coffee. “Goat is a practical and sustainable coffee mug, paying homage to the goats that discovered coffee. Its horn shape not only tells the original story of coffee but also helps you drink the last sip and makes you look good. The leather holder simply turns into a coffee mug stand, so you can easily keep the mug on your desk. Goat comes with a set of two straps (short and long part combine into one), so you can simply attach it to your bag or just let it fall across your shoulder. This way you can carry your books or bags and talk on the phone while carrying your coffee around. It’s 100% leak proof so don’t worry about getting coffee stains on your jeans. It’s also safe for your health because it’s BPA free.” If you are interested in supporting this project, you can see the Kickstarter campaign – here.

Innovative Apple iCup Concept

Tomislav Zvonarić, designer, illustrator and 3D artist from Canada, created an office coffee cup concept design called Apple iCup. An apple-shaped mug which sits on small heating plate, keeping your coffee enough warm as long as you need while you work. This eye-catching coffee mug connects to your computer via a USB cord, feeding your caffeine-addiction and also your brand loyalty. The cups are available in three colors of white, black, red and green. The idea at the moment is still in concept stages. Functional and stylish, the Apple iCup comes with a saucer and a coffee spoon.

Hand Warmer Mug “ToastyMUG”

This hand warmer mug was designed to make tea and American cafe drinking even more satisfying. Featuring an enveloping and ergonomic handle, the “Toastymug” fits perfectly in the hands.Thanks its special shape, it keeps the liquid and your hands warm. Thinking for the cold winters and chilly people, it usable inside and outside home. “Toastymug” looks beautiful also on the table. This mug is handmade by craftsmen in the Ceramic District of Montelupo, a little town near Florence (Italy). Available in two vibrant colors: grey and green.

Creative Creature Cups

Today we want to show you a great idea for the gift. Some are friendly and furry, and others look poised to snap you with claws or wrap you with tentacles – you never know what you will find at the bottom of these coffee (or tea) mugs. The exterior of each one is conspicuously identical and unassuming, so for guests come to visit for the first time, the shock will definitely catch them off guard – for those in the know, though, they will still always get a little surprise with their final sips. Take a look!

Magic Floating Mug by Tigere Chiriga

Let us show you some magic – the floating mug designed by Tigere Chiriga. The handle is designed to hold the cup up off the ground and appear to be levitating. Chiriga was inspired by hanging fruit baskets. It’s currently being funded on Kickstarter, which is the only way you can buy one for the time being. Support it here. Also don’t forget to check collection of creative and original mugs here.

Creative Ceramic “Treasure Mug”

Use this mug to fool your friends. Even if it’s not All Fools day. Since this creative ceramic coffee mug looks like it actually sunk into table. Called "Treasure Mug" it costs $15 and available in two colors: white and brown. Despite its strange look this mug is fully functional. If you want to buy it you can do it here.

Warm Set of Heaters “Brr”

It’s November already and it’s time to prepare for the winter. This warm set of heaters called “Brr” is especially prepared for cold, winter days. Heater “Brr” is made out of wool and does a few actions at the same time: insulates hands from the hot cup, keeps the heat and warms frozen hands. There are also two silicone band inside the heater to prevent it from sliding down the cup. Such intersting idea belongs to designer from Poland Beata Faron.

Dietary “Slim Cup” from Sharona Merlin

This cup reminds us of the dietary, where everything that is forbidden – chocolate, ice cream or coffee – should be considered as luxury, preferably in minimum amount. The cup looks quite normal, with some angle of view, but if you look from a different point – it almost disappears. The author of this Slim Cup is Sharona Merlin, a student of Shenkar College of Engineering and Design from Israel.

Morning Coffee with Zero Gravity

There’s no better way to enjoy a morning coffee than to drink it from a cup Zero Gravity from the Japanese inventors. This cup is not simple, it comfortably balanced at an interesting angle when at rest , as it were at zero gravity, but then it’s filled – sadly stands straight perpendicular to the table. Also it shows a graph of ideal trajectory of love.

Smilecup of Coffee

Want to cheer yourself up in the morning. Then start your day with coffee served in this cheerful cup. Set is fully consistent with its name – Smilecap. Colors in this set will only paint your joy. This joyful set was created Ukrainian studio Psyho and is now available for sale. Also don’t forget to check our ultimate collcetion of creative mugs.

Arms & Crafts

Krasznai is a young studio from Barcelona, Spain. Their new collection "Arms & Crafts" consists of ceramic objects for home decoration: vases, mugs and bowls. But all the art works are a bit different. They added small hands to each object and it looks pretty nice. As they said "we like to think that they all have their own behaviour". Average price is $50.