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Coffee has the uncanny ability to reinvent itself every decade, almost more frequently (and some might say even more seductively) than the Material Girl. When the '90s brought us Starbucks and Coffee Bean, the java-swilling masses thought they'd died and gone to heaven via ice blended Fraps. But these days, if you're a true connoisseur, the corner Starbucks looks about as good as Folgers instant coffee. And if you're like us, you're potentially less than thrilled about suffering through long lines and wait times for that perfect pull of espresso, or single cup drip at an artisan brew house.
Ready to take your perfect-cup compulsion to a slightly more comfy, but just as gourmet, level? Bring it home with these brewers, beans, and gadgets that make getting a delicious fix as close as your kitchen door. With so many great tools to pick from, the only thing you'll be stressing about is deciding will be which method to employ.
Milan has never been as high on your must-visit list than now, with its Fashion Week becoming one of the most innovative destinations for indie brands, and its upcoming World Expo in 2015 (from May 1st to October 31st, if you're planning ahead!). The vintage palaces are getting spruced up, the bistros are getting a modern read
We have a million and one ways to tell time these days — our phones, cable boxes, microwaves, and computer screens, to name a few. So, you’d think something as archaic as a wristwatch (with hour and minute hands you actually need to read) would be near-obsolete by now. But, according to Instagram, the exact opposite is read