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The barbecue- and beach-filled long weekend was over too soon. Now, you're back, in denial, and hunched in front of your computer. (We're right there with you.) The only thing to snap us all back to reality? A strong cup of Joe to tackle that afternoon slump — an immaculately brewed one, that is.
From a cheerful, orange-colored French press to a sleek, fan-shaped ceramic pour-over, we found the most high-design coffee makers to help you through the daily grind this week. These brewers' cool, clean lines deliver the serenity (and caffeine) your workday is sorely lacking. Plastic automatic pot, your days are numbered.
By Margot Guralnick
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