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If you're hosting a dinner party or having cocktails with friends, there's nothing like a pitcher to save you from running back and forth from the kitchen. Plus, whether you're making large batches of cocktails, or simply serving juice or water, a beautiful pitcher manages to make serving drinks feel stylish. The following 10 vessels will do the job and look great on anyone's table or bar cart.

1. Ona Pitcher, $24.95 at Crate&Barrel
2. Charcoal Water Pitcher, $85.00 at Design Within Reach
3. SLOM, $3.99 at IKEA
4. Gold Scale Carafe, $68.00 at Terrain
5. LÖNSAM, $2.49 from IKEA
6. Adagio Teas Glass Pitcher, $12.70 at Amazon
7. Dipped Pitcher, $12.99 at West Elm
8. Stainless Steel Shiny Water Pitcher, $29.95 at CB2
9. Nambe Serenity Pitcher with Stirrer, $130.00 at Macy's
10. Soda-Lime Pitcher, $28 at Anthropologie

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