When cold temps keep you huddled at home, a well-appointed bar is a must.


1. MUDDLE  Wooden muddlers from Two Tumbleweeds can be engraved to make a fun gift. Highball $27, lowball $29,

2. MIX  Whip up any craft cocktail with this four-piece bar tool set. $140, at Mitchell Gold & Bob Williams, Cherry Creek Shopping Center, 720.214.8060,

3. SIP  Have a colorful cordial with these delicate Alexandrite glasses. $44,

4. CHILL  Sea Stones “On the Rocks” lets you keep any drink cold without diluting the spirit. $35,

5. READ  Two talented barmen offer recipes and techniques in Shake: A New Perspective on Cocktails. $25,, at Sur la Table, Belmar, 303.936.4677; Cherry Creek Shopping Center, 303.780.7800; The Streets at SouthGlenn, 303.730.4133;

6. GO MOBILE  Channel Mad Men with the classic and stylish Aster Bar Cart. $799, at West Elm, 2955 E. 1st Ave., Denver, 303.320.1001,

7. USE A COASTER  A contemporary bar is made brighter with AVF “Fearless” multi pack acrylic coasters. $125,