Twelve cool jugs and pitchers we love

These three mid-century inspired jugs have made our top 12.
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These three mid-century inspired jugs have made our top 12.

Like every beautiful and useful object, the jug deserves its time in the sun.

An open-topped jug is ideal for a summer table. Be it water, milk or sangria that you choose for the inside.

Here are our suggestions for 12 aesthetically pleasing vessels.

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Made in Scheurich in West Germany in the 1960s, this vintage glossy red and black jug literally comes from a world outside our own. $150 at Mr Bigglesworthy.

Made by artist Renee Boyd, this minimalistic jug has a shibori finish, a technique borrowed from fabric dying. $70 from the Poi Room.

The Cath Kidston Daisies & Roses jug is ideal for a picnic, it's plastic so is safe to use around the kids. $25.

A simplistic design with a complicated name, the Marimekko Siirtolapuutarha can be matched to the fabric on the table. $72 from Bolt of Cloth.

In a sturdy style that's reminiscent of good old Crown Lynn, the Blue Crater jug by General Eclectic is fit to fulfill hot or cold beverage duties. $36.99 from Shut the Front Door.

Made in India, the Millifiori Jug is made of iron, with a floral design painted in enamel. $76 from ShopBop.

A weighty glass pitcher that cries out for old fashioned lemonade, the Gladys is $39.95 from Freedom.

Practical and metal on the inside, Japanese inspired on the outside, this blue and white fish jug would look pretty cool at the bach. $45 from Red Current.

A mid-century replica jug that would look at home in Don Draper's office, the Hemingway porcelain jug by Royal Doulton is $79.99.

A version that appears to have been made in the lab, the Tube Jug by Citta Design is made of clear borosilicate glass. $39.90.

An original design by Kiwi creators Hot Art, the Ocean fat jug is almost too beautiful to pour from. $175 from The Market NZ.

Made of antique brass and glass, the Pablo jug is a great combination of utility and style. $115 from French Country.

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