The the combination of chocolate brown and pastels is sophisticated yet sweet. It's a classic mix any time of year -- the earthiness of brown playing off the ethereal feel of pale hues -- but it's especially ideal for Valentine's Day. Here are our favorite chocolate-and-pastel ways to express your love -- all more surprising, but no less delectable, than a box of chocolates.
Slim and stylish yet wonderfully childish in color, these heat-resistant carafes are perfect for serving hot-cocoa lovers of any age.
$75 each, elementschicago.com