Elemental Buys

Practical finds to see you through the four seasons with ease and in comfort, whether you're at home or exploring the great outdoors.

SUMMER

TERRA-FIRMA WIDE-BRIM HAT
The Terra-Firma wide-brim hat is Ultraviolet Protection Factor rated, breathable, wicks moisture away and is also incredibly lightweight. If you spend a lot of time in the sun, a hat like this is an essential investment to protect your skin.

R199 - Trappers Trading

HONEY BADGER FLIPPER KNIFE

Made from the highest quality stainless steel, this slim, lightweight knife is expertly designed to be tough! The fibre-reinforced nylon handle has a honeycomb design for a slip-resistant, multi-directional grip and fits ergonomically in your hand. With its frictionless opening and closing action, this everyday carry knife is a pleasure to use.

Clothes and gadgets for all seasons.

R399 - Outdoor Warehouse

ULTRATEC PORTABLE ZAPPER LANTERN
Forget those unpleasant and potentially dangerous chemicals or sprays, the Ultratec portable Zapper lantern will keep you and your family mosquito free for up to 15 hours on one charge. Stand it on a table or hang it from your tent, this lightweight, water-resistant rechargeable lantern has three modes: turbo, high and low, and is ideal in any environment.

R299 - Makro

AUTUMN

ENLAN 7-in-1 MULTITOOL
This handy little tool is small enough to fit on your keyring but packs a rather useful punch! It’s equipped with seven practical tools, amongst them pliers, a bottle opener, blade and carabiner clip. Available in red, black and blue, it makes for a great gift idea too.

R99 - Outdoor Warehouse

NITE IZE STEELIE CAR MOUNT KIT
Steelie is a world leader in phone and tablet-holding systems, and the Nite Ize Steelie dash mount kit is proclaimed by many to be the most effective phone holder you can get for your car. It docks your phone to your dashboard in a snap so that it’s clearly visible, accessible and right where you need it, everywhere you go.

R399 - Trappers Trading

THE ORIGINAL BUFF
Buffs are highly practical, especially when the weather cools down. So uniquely versatile, it can be worn in up to 13 different ways for protection, comfort and fun!

R199 - Trappers Trading

WINTER

THERMOSTEEL FROSTY MUG
The 590ml, double-wall, vacuum-insulated Frosty mug is an absolute must for just about anyone. Whether you spend your time driving, commuting, camping or just around the house, the Frosty will keep hot, hot and cold, cold for up to 18 hours! With a removable handle and a drink-through lid, the frosty is made of 18/8 Stainless Steel, is BPA free and comes with a 5-year warranty.

R299 - Sportsmans Warehouse

FIRST ASCENT TRANSIT DOWN JACKET
The Transit jacket offers you ideal warmth without the bulk. Its high-tech insulation is designed to combat the winter chills. It's also highly compressible and packs into its own stuff bag for convenient, lightweight travelling.

R1 999 - Trappers Trading

TONGLITE LED BRAAI TONG
This handy gadget will shine a little light on your braai with a warm white 16-lumen, LED flashlight that will ensure your meat’s cooked to perfection. The fibre-reinforced nylon handle and stainless-steel jaws are dishwasher friendly, and the removable LED flashlight is water resistant and uses only one AAA battery.

R299 - Cape Union Mart

LION LONG MATCHES
Lion safety matches have been part of family life in SA for well over 100 years! Made from sustainably grown pine, and manufactured to strict standards to guarantee a slow-burning, steady flame, the Lion Long Match, in particular, will prevent you from burning your hands when lighting the braai or winter fire.

Lion Jumbo Matches standard, R4.99 a box; Lion Long Safety Matches, R9.99 a box from leading retailers.

SPRING

USB TRAVEL COMPANION
Convenient power on the go! The Travel Companion by Ultratec allows you to charge two USB devices simultaneously from any 12-volt socket. Available in black, red, blue and rose gold, it’s a perfect and essential accessory for any vehicle.

R99 - Totalsports

SHADES SUN CHILLERS UMBRELLA
Lightweight and easily portable in its own compact bag, the Shades Sun Chillers umbrella with UPF50 blocks 98% of UV rays and offers wind protection too. Made in Italy from high-quality Lycra fabric, Shades Sun Chillers are ideal for use on grass as well as on the beach – there's no need for mallets and deep holes, simply fill up the sand bags and erect. Available in eye-catching yellow, turquoise, pink, red, royal blue, orange, white, navy, apple green and purple.

R1 300 and up, depending on the size.

Order at www.shades-sa.co.za Special discount: 10% off when you order and use the promo code: ONRoute10

COLOURFUL SLS LANTERN
Ideal and appealing, the 120-lumen SLS Lantern from Ultratec is a colourful, silicone, battery-operated, waterproof lantern. Use it as a water bottle or liquid storage container, or to keep your phone or car keys dry. It’s lightweight and even foldable, plus it runs for up to 25 hours using three AAA batteries. Available in blue, pink, white, orange or green.

R199 - Yuppichef

*Prices correct at the time of writing.