Gift ideas for dad
While your dad may be one in a million to you, you don’t need to spend a million to spoil him this Father’s Day. These gifts from Cape Union Mart for under R300 will help you show him how much you care without breaking the bank.
Tonglite Braai Tongs
The Tonglite Braai Tongs come equipped with a warm white LED torch that allows your dad to braai at night with ease. As this is also removable, he can simply pop the tongs into the dishwasher without worrying about damaging the light. Another nifty feature is the ergonomically designed, elongated handle that enables him to manoeuvre the meat without competing with the heat. Plus it suits both small and bigger hands. Get yours for R299, available for purchase in all stores and online.
Victorinox 11cm Classic Paring Serrated
This 11cm long blade forms part of the Victorinox coloured collection – a package of extremely sharp, durable knives. The Classic Paring Serrated knife is dishwasher friendly and comes with a synthetic handle. With guaranteed high edge retention, the blade will stay sharp for a very long time. Get one for R99, available for purchase in top 80 stores nationwide.
Energizer Vision 100lm Headlamp
Perfect for night adventures, the Energizer Vision 100lm Headlamp has two light modes, a beam distance of 30 metres and a light output of 100 lumens, making it easy to navigate in the dark. It has a seven-hour run time and an impact resistance of up to one metre. A headlamp will cost you R150, available for purchase in all stores and online.
eGear Volt USB 12V XL Adapter
The eGear Volt USB 12V XL Adapter is a handy device that will allow your dad to conveniently keep all his gadgets charged up on long drives or while car-camping. Complete with two USB outlets, it is convenient for charging electronic devices with varying power requirements. It is enclosed in durable ABS plastic, with a spring-loaded tip that fits most outlets and features a red LED charge indicator on top. Spoil dad for R175, available for purchase in all stores and online.
Cape Union Polaris Torch
The Cape Union Polaris is a compact ultra-bright torch featuring nine LEDs wrapped in an aluminium casing. This is another great tool for the adventurous dad and is available in a variety of colours, including a World War II Green Camo design. You can get one for R75, available for purchase in all stores and online.
N-Rit BBQ Gloves
These thick, heat-resistant gloves provide finger movement ability while still protecting your dad’s hands from the heat – perfect for making braai day every day. Available for R175, available for purchase at select stores.
Cape Union 8 Function Multi-Knife
The Cape Union 8 Function Multi-Knife is ideal for DIY dads, with tools like a small blade, corkscrew, bottle opener and screwdriver. Get your dad one for R199, available for purchase in all stores and online.
To use the original beer chicken cooking device, your dad can simply place an opened can of his favourite lager into the ring on the Beerbird grid, wedge the open end into the cavity of a chicken and cook it on a covered kettle braai or gas grill. Within two hours he will be enjoying a succulent, juicy and tender chicken. If your father loved this, get yours for R150, available for purchase in all stores and online.
Malkin 8 x 21 Roof Prism Binocular
With an all-new design, the Malkin 8 x 21 Roof Prism Binocular is compact yet powerful, with precision-aligned optics to provide a pleasurable viewing experience regardless of whether your dad is out fishing or just doing some sightseeing. The Malkin 8×21 comes with a handy pouch and sling for easy carrying and features a field view of 126m at 1000 meters. Available for R299, available for purchase in all stores and online.
Arthur Jack Wright Leather Belt
For a smart look, this classic belt with its rectangular-shaped silver buckle, leather belt loop and smooth leather finish, is essential. Get one for R250, available for purchase at select stores.
Arthur Jack Benton Reversible Belt
Give your dad the gift of quality and style with the Arthur Jack Benton Reversible Belt, featuring a smooth genuine leather finish and reversible square buckle with a brushed silver look. Best of all this belt has two colours, making it a versatile accessory for fashionable fathers. A belt will cost you R299, available for purchase at select stores.