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We don't speak German, unfortunately, so we can't give you the full scoop on these gorgeous espresso machine prototypes from Pierre Ittner and Room 69. Pictured above is his Café Macchina - Red Hot design. Serious style! Check out the other models below.

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(Image credit: Apartment Therapy )
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy )

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See more photos and details (in German!) at Room69.

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And if you can't wait for those espresso machines to come out, try one of these other more conventional brewing methods:

Vacuum Siphon Brewer
The Turkish Ibrik
The French Press
The Chemex Carafe
The Drip Pot