Christmas is an annual festival that is celebrated every year on 25th December to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ, God’s gift to the world. As a gift from God, Jesus was meant to deliver the humanity from the world of sin. This festive event is celebrated both as a cultural and religious ceremony around the world by billions of people, both the believers and non-believers. During this festive event, the tendency of giving gifts is common to a majority of friends and families. People give out and receive presents as a sign of love, acceptance and appreciation. These presents remind people about the gifts the Wise Men gave to baby Jesus after he was born. Here in South Africa, like in any other part of the world, Christmas gifts are valued as well. People appreciate their loved ones, friends and families with what they feel will make their celebration complete. To a majority of people, Christmas is not complete without opening gift boxes. Mostly, the type of gift varies depending on the person to receive it whether a kid, parent, friend or your loved one. In this article, I will cover some of the best Christmas gift ideas in South Africa that can be purchased online.
Gifts for small kids
Mostly, teens like cool and smart christmas fashions. During this moment consider buying the very beautiful and if possible, clothes with Christmas writings for your children. For example, springleap.com offers the best Christmas clothes for kids and adults. They have the right and wearable satire, SA style that kids will love. They have T-shirts that will make the kids feel they are in festive season.
Wire push along car: Definitely this gift will sound the best for your small kids. If you have a little lad in your mind, think of this gift. South Africa is well known for its wide selection of unique children clothing. Therefore, you will find anything great to impress your loved kids. Gift ideas for kids between 0 to 10 years cannot be exhausted in cloth shops such as Naartjie.com. Visit the website and make your best choice.
Gift ideas for trendy friends
The papier mache bowl can be an excellent Christmas gift to your trendy friends. This bowl is created by the local South African talents using labels of pilchard tin. It will add a shack chic feeling to the London loft of your trendy friend. Your friends can use it to keep in their keys. This kind of gifts is available in many stores including the PanAfrican Market, a leading center for all types of Africanas crafts.
Gift for colleagues:
this might seem the difficult group to gift. If you had promised them gifts that are made from SA with South African culture and talent, you will have to purchase at least a simple item. For instance, you can consider buying biltong. It is an impressing gift for work mates. It is available in most free stores in the airport.
For the Loved one: for the love of your heart, you can consider buying him/her a quality liqueur. For example, Amarula, which is one of the most loved South Africa’s liqueur. It is prepared from the Marula fruit. It can offer your love a great experience especially if served with with a ice cream flavored with vanilla. Also, you can buy some unique jewelry pieces for your girlfriend at beloved Beadwork made by Anna Richerby.
Gift idea for an uncle, dad, and father-in-law: A majority of men will not run away from a bottle of wine. A Glass of right SA wine will be warmly appreciated by most Wine taking men. While enjoying your day out in Cape Winelands, do not forget to carry one or two bottles of wine to your dad, uncle or even the father-in-law. A visit to Cape Winelands will give you an opportunity buy what you feel will impress your elders.
Mum: consider pampering your mum with incredible beauty and skincare products that are manufactured from the SA’s Rooibos tea. African extract has all that you will need to make your mom happy.
Do not consider every other person and forget about yourself. Although gifts received are valued more, do not forget to buy at least one for your own. Appreciate yourself too. You might not receive any gift from outside. The ubiquitous wooden giraffe, chain, watch, or pair of shoes can be a good idea to ensure you are also in festive season mood.