Black Owned Businesses have been disproportionally affected by the pandemic. They receive less support and funding than their counterparts and that funding usually comes with more scrutiny and higher rates.
One way to help BIPOC owners and entrepreneurs is by making a conscious effort of shopping Black-Owned this Holiday season. And with the diversity of talent, creativity and entrepreneurship on this list, it has never been easier to do so. From designer handbags to quality skincare, award-winning whiskey and gorgeous art and stationery for your home, there is a gift from Black-Owned businesses for everyone on your list this year.
Keep scrolling through my curated list and you’ll be sure to find something that’s perfect for you and everyone you love:
Holiday Lipstick Trio
You won’t just feel like you are walking on clouds in these socks, you’ll also look the part. Made by a brand with a cult following, these socks come in 17 colors and are a perfect introduction to the world of extravagant designs and statement shoes from the mind of Aurora James.
This shearling bag in dark brown with gold hardware is a perfect piece to add to anyone’s wardrobe this winter. Made by a Brooklyn born designer, his designs have attracted fans the likes of Cardi B, Saweetie, Zoe Kravits & Solange Knowles.
Slim Travel Notebook Sets
Dallu in Cartagena | Art Print
Gallery quality art prints from Diarra Bousso, a serial entrepreneur who started her clothing brand in 2013. This piece captures the daydream of an afternoon nap in the historic downtown of Cartagena, Colombia and will turn any wall into an art installation.