Men are always harder to buy for, right? We’ve rounded up some of the best Father’s Day gift ideas for Dad to show off just how much he means to you.
Father’s Day: Sunday 20 June 2021
Boschendal’s breakfast box
Surprise Dad this Father’s Day with a ready-chosen meal and some lovely treats! This box contains :12 eggs 1 x Bacon 250g 1 x Pork Sausage 400g 4 x Croissants 1 x Par Baked Baguette 1 x Raspberries 1 x Honey 1 x Rocket 1 x Dalewood Brie 4 x Pasties de nata 1 x Bunch Herbs 1 x Brut Rose 1 x Bunch of Fresh Farm Flowers
(vegetarian options available). R550 per box.
K-Way Men’s Explorer Swerve Long Sleeve Shirt
The shirt is designed for being in the bush. It features a quick-dry, UV-protective, wicking, and antimicrobial finish to help you face any kind of weather. R699
Perfume: Emporio Armani Stronger With You Absolutely
Stronger With You Absolutely by Emporio Armani is a powerful, and addictive fragrance for men, inspired by the absolute power of love. This powerful fragrance is boosted by an addictive new rum accord, while lavender, sustainably sourced in France, is irresistibly enhanced with liquorice and fruity facets. Warm vanilla, harvested in Madagascar while supporting local communities, and smoky cedarwood, carefully extracted in Virginia, USA, round up this powerful scent.
Stronger With You Absolutely will be available from 18 June 2021 at all major retailers.
Leatherman Tread Plus Watch
This Leatherman watch features a Swiss-made watch fused with a Tread Plus bracelet. It offers thirty different tools that have your back when you need to do impromptu adjustments and maintenance. R8 999.
Musgrave Original Gin
Musgrave has recently introduced their brand-new elegant new packaging. And just like the outside implies, the inside – the gin is a delicious cocktail waiting to be mixed. Best served with a cooling slice of cucumber, the zest of pink grapefruit and rosemary or a peppery bunch of basil.
Musgrave Original Gin is made up of a selection of 11 botanicals, each reflecting some aspect of the ancient African Spice Route. R399 for 750ml
Musgrave Spirits produce two gins, Musgrave Original and Musgrave Pink as well as two brandies, Musgrave Copper Vanilla and Musgrave Copper Black Honey.
Garmin Fēnix 6S Pro Solar Edition
The recent release from Garmin is the first of their smartwatches to offer solar charging. It has a 1.4-inch power glass lens that uses sunlight to extend battery life. It also has a number of training features, onboard mapping, music streaming, Garmin Pay functionality, wrist-based heart rate, as well as safety and tracking features. We love that the watch has such a long battery life, plus new purpose-built functionality including surf, mountain biking and
The Powerbox® 24L electric cooler features 30% extra premium insulation than its predecessor. When operated on electricity using an inverter, the Powerbox® Plus 24L cools its contents up to 20 ° C cooler than the ambient temperature. R1 899.
Sugarbird Cape Fynbos Brandy
Best known for its quality fynbos gin, Sugarbird has negotiated access to aged barrels of potstill brandy from one of the world’s finest, award-winning distilleries – right here in South Africa.
With a nose of sweet prune, dark chocolate and vanilla that follows through on the palate, the Sugarbird XO 14 Year Old is a great choice for sipping around the fire, either neat, or with a block of ice.
Sugarbird XO is available at R449.95 from Takealot, SmousOnline, and selected retailers.
Biomedcan capsules and chocolate
Biomedcan offers a range of CBD products, including a variety of wellness capsules for sleep, mood, and mind. The products are designed to help with many of the health and lifestyle issues people face in a modern lifestyle and are all suitable for vegans and free from gluten and additives. They also offer delicious dark and milk chocolate bars, which are
handcrafted locally by famous chocolatier Richard von Geusau.
Thule outdoor gear
There is no better gift for the outdoorsy dads than great gear to ensure he gets to spend the best time taking in nature with his family. From camera backpacks, hiking bags and versatile duffel bags Thule has all the outdoor gear. www.thulestore.co.za
Don Papa Rum
Created on the foothills of a volcano in the Philippines, Don Papa sherry cask rum has a dry, nutty nose with a rich and fruity taste.
750ml | R455 per bottle. Available at leading bottle stores nationwide.
Leatherman Sidekick Multitool
A great entry level choice, this handy Leatherman has all the features needed to get the project done, at a fraction of the cost of other multitools. Outside accessible blades mean you can open the knife with just one hand and rounded handles make getting a grip around their all-new, spring action jaws easy and comfortable. R1 299.
Stellski African Blend Coffee Beans
Stellski African Blend coffee was inspired by a courageous and lively Staffordshire Bull Terrier named Stella and was the first of Stellski’s blends. The beans are sourced from Burundi and Ethiopia, and a medium roast ensures that the flavour stays true to their African origin. The coffee has a sweet honey aroma and a creamy body, along with fruity, malty and chocolate flavours. You can grab a cup of Stellski coffee at their espresso bar in the Cape Town CBD or make it at home with their whole or ground beans.
R99 for 250g | R340 for 1kg
Blaauwklippen Gin & Nougat Pairing Kits
The unique combination of gin and nougat makes for an extra-tasty treat. The special edition Zin Gin is exotic and spicy with warm citrus and cinnamon flavours, and pairs beautifully with berry and cherry nougat. The Farm Gin is floral and complex, with a fragrance of sweet honeysuckle and geranium, and a slightly sweet flavour. This crystal-clear flagship gin goes well with spicy pecan, fig and peppercorn nougat. The easy-drinking Garden Gin completes the range with its infusion of herbal, spicy and citrus botanicals, and is complemented by lemon and thyme or coriander and mint nougat.
R215 | 50ml of each gin + 2 artisanal nougat packs
FOM x Kolisi Zwide ‘vellies’
With a shared passion for local design, plus the drive to celebrate and uplift local communities, local lifestyle brand Freedom of Movement (FOM) and national Rugby star Siya Kolisi have released a new limited edition veldskoen. FOM x Kolisi Zwide is a unique interpretation of the iconic South African ‘vellie’.
The FOM X Kolisi Black Vellie is a limited-edition range and is available online or at any of their signature FOM stores. The range includes accessories and clothing.
The LEDLenser MH3 Headlamp
This headlamp is the perfect all-round mini-torch when you’re camping or on an outdoors adventure. A few simple movements allow it to be transformed from a headlamp to a multipurpose light source, with the clip making it easy to attach to a shirt, belt or backpack. This simple tool will prove to be an indispensable investment. R599.
The Kraken Black Spiced Rum
Spicy and smooth, this rum boasts an aroma of toffee, clove and allspice, while favour notes include vanilla, ginger and peppercorns. The result is smooth and bold.
750ml | R379 per bottle, available at leading bottles stores nationwide.
Legacy of War by Wilbur Smith
Legacy of War by Wilbur Smith is a new action-packed book in the Courtney series and the sequel to Courtney’s War. The story takes place in the aftermath of World War Two and is set in both Europe and Africa. Expect plenty of adventure in this exhilarating read from a much-loved novelist.
Loxtonia Apple Cider
Loxtonia’s range of delicious apple cider’s include the original Loxtonia Crispy Apple Cider, the Loxtonia Stone Fruit Apple Cider, and their Pale Amber Apple Cider.
Their Crispy Apple Cider is refreshingly fruity with a smooth, crisp finish.
Loxtonia’s Stone Fruit Apple Cider is a fruity, medium-sweet cider with bursts of bright, fresh peach, nectarine and apple.
Loxtonia Pale Amber Apple Cider is a well-rounded cider with nuances of caramel that meld into a smooth apple finish.
Loxtonia ciders are available at leading outlets countrywide. The Loxtonia tasting room in Ceres is open daily. For bookings, a list of stockists, and online purchases at R99.60 for a 4-pack of 340ml premium glass bottles including free delivery within South Africa, visit www.loxtonia.co.za
Volkano Mamba Bluetooth Speaker
Feel the striking power of the this Volkano speaker in a powerful package with 12W of Peak High Power Output. Truly portable with the convenient carry handle, enjoy up to 4 Hours Playtime on the go. With multiple inputs, including USB, Aux, and even a Micro SD card, connect your music just the way you like it. R699.
The Everett watch by Fossil
The Everett watch is a sophisticated 3 hand watch with crisp edges and incredible attention to detail. Sporty. Sleek. And undeniably cool.
Bluebeard Shaving Tools
There are certain products and tools that every Dad should have in his shaving arsenal. Whether he’s the fast and furious type or he prefers taking the time to enjoy a thorough preen, pimping his routine comes with a whole host of benefits. The Bluebeards Revenge (men’s shave, beard, hair and body grooming brand) have everything he will need to enjoy a barbershop shave, every day.
The BlueBeards Revenge Pre-Shave Oil R295.00
The Bluebeards Revenge Cut-Throat Razor (Shavette) R360.00
The BlueBeards Revenge traditional barbershop Shaving Cream R349.00
The Bluebeards Revenge Post-Shave Balm R349.00
The Bluebeards Revenge Shaving Cream R299.00, and skin-soothing Post-Shave Balm R266.00