Coffee bean earrings by Madres Jewelry make a beautiful gift for a coffee lover or favorite barista. The feminine designs feature Dominican coffee beans entwined with artfully wrapped lightweight 16-gauge aluminum wire. 100% of proceeds support women artisans in an impoverished rural area of the Dominican Republic.
With coffee as popular as it is, you're likely to know lots of people who would appreciate receiving a coffee gift basket or other coffee gift. At Coffee Crossroads, I'm always on the lookout for good coffee gifts. Here are some that I recommend.
California Delicious delivers premium Starbucks® coffee gifts for coffee lovers, pairing Starbucks coffees with selections of gourmet treats. For almost any coffee drinker, it’s hard to go wrong with a gift of Starbucks coffee. California Delicious sells these coffee gift baskets directly as well as through Amazon.
Do you prefer coffee from a particular country or region? Artist Emily Farish has illustrated coffees from four coffee-producing countries or regions — Colombia, Costa Rica, Kenya, and Sumatra — in a series of small bold and colorful paintings that are available as art prints.
“Intellectual Cup of Coffee” is one of several beautiful, colorful coffee cup collages created by artist and illustrator Megan Coyle from magazine cut-outs. The collage captures the essence of the “intellectual” cup of coffee. The blue coffee cup and saucer rest on an opened book. The steam from the hot coffee suggests question marks — this cup of coffee is stimulating thought and ideas. Coyle’s coffee cup collages are perfect for any coffee enthusiast with an eye for art.
If you bought coffee at any coffee shop, diner, or deli in New York City during the past 50 years, chances are you drank it from the iconic “We Are Happy to Serve You” cup, also known as the Anthora cup. The blue, gold, and white paper cup with the Greek-inspired design was everywhere. Friendly hospitality may not be the first phrase that comes to the minds of most non-New Yorkers when they think of the Big Apple. But this “We Are Happy to Serve You” cup begged to differ.