drinks gear

RAISE YOUR GLASS

Toast the new year in style with one of these locally sold containers.

WRITTEN BY ERIN MEYERING
PHOTOS BY SHAUN HUNTER

The winter months are a time for cozying up inside with your favorite drink. Whether you’re enjoying a hot cup of tea or a locally brewed beer, sipping from a beautiful vessel seems to enhance the experience. We’ve compiled some gorgeous cups and containers, either made locally or available from local retailers, for better imbibing.

Elevated bottles

Manufactured Elevated04 th

It’s time to replace your plastic water bottles. These Italian glass versions are adorned with an imaginative geometric logo. A local artist laser etches the bottles with meaningful words, promoting positivity and good health.

Choose from eight colors, $21.95 each

Available at Elevated Glass • www.Elevatedglass.com  • 775-990-1701

Artistic flasks

Manufactured greenrush 1 th

Both of these flasks hail from Goodlife Roots, an artist co-op in Los Angeles. Available designs include images depicting Dia de Los Muertos, as well as various animals, flowers, and even Frida Kahlo.

Small $30 • Large $35

Available at Green Rush Eco Clothing and Lifestyle Store, 745 S. Virginia St., Reno • 775-322-4704

Mason jar holder

Manufactured leather mason2 th

Think sustainably and carry your own cup. Local leather crafter Scott Lelikoff laser etches each piece. The leather holder comes with a Nite Ize S-BINER so you can attach it to a bicycle, your pants, or a backpack.

$30

Available at TAHOEMADE • www.Tahoemadeattire.com 

Insulated water bottle

Manufactured Hydro Flask W40TS Pacific th

This bottle is BPA free, keeps liquid cold for up to 24 hours and hot for up to six hours, and has a lifetime warranty. The 40-ounce wide-mouthed bottle is pictured.

Available in various sizes, starting at $21.95

Available at REI, 2225 Harvard Way, Reno • 775-828-9090 • www.Hydroflask.com 

Stainless steel cup

Manufactured larkellen 1 th

This timeless tumbler is made by Tahoe Nevada Love, a local company with a mission to motivate and inspire adventure throughout our region.

$28

Available at Larkellen, 606 W. Plumb Lane, Reno • www.Larkellenreno.com  • 775-825-5002

WRITTEN BY BARBARA TWITCHELL

PHOTOS BY JAMIE KINGHAM, JEN BRITTON, AND COURTESY OF CHAD AND ELYSA KLEIDOSTY 
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