#FABSTUFF – August/September 2023

The Ballito MagazineDecember 19, 2023

We’ve got loads of stuff you’re going to love! 

 

SPICE ROUTE: CHAKALAKA 2019

A deep ruby red in the glass, this rich and luscious wine displays ripe, juicy blackcurrant, cherry and plum notes with lovely purity. White pepper, spiced meats, smoky cloves, nutmeg and vanilla complement the wine’s bold fruit character. Full-bodied, intense, silky and smooth with a rich texture, the palate has Rhône-style depth with skilfully integrated oak, smooth structured tannins and a lingering spice finish. Retail price is R195.

www.spiceroutewines.co.za

 

ZAYA BABY PRODUCTS: CROCHET TOYS

This is a small business that crochets stuffed animal toys perfect as baby shower gifts or for children. Zaya, which means destiny, started its journey in the year 2016, making toys and blankets. They have since attended Decorex CT and SARCDA. Zaya has big plans for its creations, and you can find its products at local markets, such as I Heart Market and Market 031. Retail price from R100.

Instagram: @zaya_babyproducts

 

FIRST LOOK FRAGRANCES: EAU DE TOILETTE

Discover popular inspired fragrances from your favourite designer brands made for a fraction of the price. These fragrances are long-lasting and made from the best quality fragrance oils imported from France. All fragrances are cruelty-free, vegan and locally produced in South Africa. Use code BALLITO10 for 10% off! Retail price from R130.

www.firstlookfragrances.com

 

TULUA SUN: VITAMINS AND SUPPLEMENTS

This is a lifestyle brand deeply rooted in holistic healing. They offer a range of vegan, gluten-free, GMO-free, sustainably sourced, all-natural and science-backed supplements and vitamins that have been thoroughly researched to help make your life on this planet a joyful one. 1% of every order goes back to mother nature, and their packaging consists of recycled materials and is plastic-free. All bottles are a two-month supply containing 60 capsules. Retail price is R380.

www.tuluasun.com

 

MISS PENNY BRANDS: SAGE INFUSED DRY GIN

Launched in Ballito last year, this unique sage-infused Ballito dry gin is no ordinary beverage – it’s a lifestyle choice. This organic gin – additive and preservative-free – is distilled on KZN’s Dolphin Coast. Bottled, labelled, corked, waxed and brought to you by Miss Penny herself, this vibrant gin is shaking up the market. Miss Penny Gin is pouring throughout Ballito’s and the surrounding areas’ best hotspots. Retail price from R450.

www.misspennybrands.com