Gifts for him
Spoil the man in your life with the gift that keeps giving – a biltong board with attached cutting knife. Compact and handy to take on those off-road adventures with the boys. R699 from www.loveables.co.za
Any guy who knows his wine, will appreicate a gift of pedigree wine like this flagship of Le Riche – 100% Cabernet Sauvignon – and the backbone of this range, the Cabernet Sauvignon 2014. Supple and rich with layers of fruit, the Cab Sav 2014 is Le Riche’s expression of Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon that retails nationally between R210 and R250, while the Reserve, which is simply delicious, elegant and rich, is a wine made to age, a true investment that retails nationally at specialist wine stores between R500 and R580.
If he’s the kind of guy who loves comfy and universal shoes, then a pair of casual shoes from Clarks will be right up his street. White leather or tan, these Siddal Run and Veho Apron will definitely keep his feet happy. R2490 from www.clarkssa.co.za
For the muso who likes a little solitude while immersing himself in his favourite tunes, then he deserves a gift like this Skullcandy Crusher Wireless. R2499 from www.luksbrands.com
The Gin Box is a sensation club for gin lovers. Each month, members receive a magnificent box with a full size, small batch, craft gin, along with tonics that accompany the gin and hand-picked gourmet food items that complement the taste journey of the month. If you’re looking to spoil someone terribly special with a one-off delivery for the festive season (hint, hint), this is a brilliant gift. Details: R750 from www.theginbox.co.za
A timeless treat, these Handcrafted Mint Flavoured Humbugs from Woolworths are a no-fail gift idea. With hard toffee centres, they are made mostly by hand, following a time-honoured artisanal method. R59.99 for 280g.
A new twist on a true classic, Aramis Modern Leather epitomizes the Aramis man in every way – classic yet provocative, masculine yet elegant, and contemporary yet timeless. Aramis Modern Leather is distinctly masculine and unmistakably elegant with inherent ease. R950 to R1185 from Red Square.
The Art of Fixing Things by Lawrence E. Pierce. This is the book that MUST be READ before any other ‘how-to’ guide to repairing cars, household appliances, garden machines, and farm equipment or doing home improvements. It’s the book for the guy who has never really indulged in home DIY but would like to. R205 from Takealot.com
A daily staple that will give him a place to keep the special notes you write or a family picture he can proudly show, Bellroy Slim Sleeve Leather Wallets are a beautiful balance of small and convenient. With no linings and less waste they make for a smaller silhouette that’s also kinder to the planet. R1395 from www.ibags.co.za
Quick, sturdy and agile, the Jumping Sumo from Parrot will transform any environment into a giant playground. Chases, slaloms, acrobatics, obstacle jumps and an on-board camera mean loads of fun and the chance to experience the amazing sensations in real time! R2699 from WebAntics.com
Durban Get It Magazine April 2018Caroline Beary’s Ink Passion