12 local celebrity products that will make awesome gifts

Cape Town - We've made a list of 12 celebrity product lines that will make great gifts for a friend, or yourself.  

Many local celebrities have used their reach to become entrepreneurs and launch their very own businesses.

From alcohol, to books, clothing, and accessories - these celebrity products will make awesome stocking stuffers for pop-culture fans.

You can thank us later! 

1. Khanyi Mbau: 'I am Khanyi' gin

Local TV personality Khanyi Mbau has ventured into the alcohol industry, releasing her own branded gin, called "I am Khanyi."

The pink gin comes in an elegant glass bottle, and the 750ml bottle retails between R389 and R399. (Read more here

2. Boity: Impulse body spray

TV personality Boity Thulo has teamed-up with Impulse body spray to release her own signature fragrance.

The 28-year-old launched three limited-edition Boity x Impulse fragrances.

Aside from her collaboration with Impulse, Boity also has a partnership with Sissy Boy. 

3. Thando Thabethe: Thabooty's Swimwear

Building on the success of her lingerie and shapewear brand, Thabooty's, Thando has now released a swimwear range.

The colourful range is complimentary to women of all sizes, shades and shapes. 

The latest items are all available on thandothabethe.com or at Zando

Make sure your squad is summer ready, and add to your cart! 

4. Bonang Matheba: "Distractions by Bonang"

Local TV personality Bonang Matheba has brought the heat with her latest Distraction by Bonang collection available from Woolworths. 

If you are looking for gift inspiration for that special someone, look no further.

ALSO READ: PICS: Bonang's latest lingerie collection is here and it's as sexy as ever

5. J'Something: Something's Cooking

Following the opening of his now super-popular restaurant, Something's Cooking By J'Something, the award-winning musician has released a cookbook and it's the perfect gift for your foodie bestie.

The cookbook is packed full of feel good food recipes you can easily make in the comfort of your home.

Perfect excuse to save some money this December and dine in! 

6. Suzelle DIY: Suzelle DIY Recipes 

The YouTube sensation's first cookbook features delectable recipes and is available in both Afrikaans and English.

The book is a passion project put together by Suzelle and her team. This project has been a long time in the making and the Sketchbook team couldn't wait to finally share the book with the world.

Put on your apron, and get creative in the kitchen! 

7. DJ Zinhle: Meeting Your Power journal

Building on the success of her motivational book, Meeting Your Power, DJ Zinhle has released a Meeting Your Power journal.

The journal is a great gift, and a powerful tool to help you stick to those New Year's resolutions.

Discover, heal and celebrate yourself with DJ Zinhle. 

8. Rolene Strauss: Secrets to my Growth 

Former Miss World Rolene Strauss has released a brand-new spoken word album, Secrets to My Growth.

The album, which consists of various life lessons and personal stories, is something Rolene says she has been "wanting to do for a while." (Read more here

9. K.O: Skhanda World

Local rapper K.O first launched his clothing line in 2017 and was excited to announce his partnership with retail store Studio 88 earlier this year.

Socks, T-shirt and short - K.O has you covered.

Perfect gift for your fashionable friends.

10. Nadia Nakai: Bragga 

Local rapper Nadia Nakai is making money moves, collaborating with Redbat on a range of "Bragga" branded clothing.

The hoodies, leggings and shorts and super cool, and the perfect addition to your summer party wardrobe.

If you not buying for a friend, you should definitely get your hands on your own! 

11. Leanne Dlamini: End Girl Hate

Starting from the need to simply encourage women and girls to start supporting one another, Leanne's social media campaign has turned into a movement.

The T-shirts and swimwear are donned with inspirational quotes and we love it!

12. Jeannie D: Gin

Finery handcrafted Pink Gin is a vibrant new grapefruit infused gin created by local TV personality Jeannie D.

Produced in small batches, Finery Gin is manufactured in South Africa using only the finest ingredients.

So get your friend a tasty gift that is also proudly local!

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