In the past few weeks four or five of our faithful old mugs and cups have bitten the dust. Handles fell off, cracks appeared where there were none before. Maybe it has something to do with the fact we’ve been making the kids load the dishwasher.
Since drinking out of a chipped cup is about as hygenic as licking the bathroom floor it is time to bin the dud ones and get some nice shiny new ones.
You can’t go wrong with a bit of fun from Quentin Blake. Available from McLaggan Smith Mugs. Clockwise from top left: Delicious!; Cats; Have fun!; and Frogs
Let’s face it once you get onto their site you will want to buy a bazillion mugs — there are some top names and way cool designs on there. They’re from England though so the postage is a bit of a killer.
Here’s one for the graphic designers among you — Pantone mugs in a variety of colours.
Or these! Pantone cups to colour match your espresso.
Don’t Make Me Kill You Coffee Mug (personally I think we can put masking tape over the “I haven’t had my coffee yet” and just go with the second part).