Classic Coffee

The elegantly shaped Chemex coffeemaker has been making simply good cups of coffee since a German-born chemist designed it in New York in 1941. Ricker remembers his parents using one growing up, and now he thinks it’s time for one of his own. $48 at Canoe (includes 100 paper filters), 1136 SW Alder St, canoeonline.net

Image: Chemex