Who said that Oprah was the only one that could provide a list? Right in time for the holidays, I wanted to provide you with a list of my favorite things and/or businesses. I hope this list helps you with purchasing some gifts for friends and family, picking up some new goodies for yourself, or purchasing me a gift :). Most of the items and/or businesses on this list are black owned. Thank me later!
Jade & Fox Co.
Jade & Fox Co. is a black owned homemade skin care line creating by using science and nature located in Atlanta, Georgia (Little 5 Points). From body butters to oils, Jade & Fox are striving to create solutions to everyday skin care conditions and offer a new outlook on the indie beauty industry for both men and women. Some of there products include fragrances, makeup, lotion, shower gel, body butter, body oil, facial cleansers, shampoo, conditioner, linen spray, and more. The holidays are around and they have sales. You don’t want to miss out on smelling and feeling good. Click here.
Jaided is an online jewelry store. It’s the perfect store to purchase your waist beads, “rep your set” bracelets, custom jewelry, necklaces, and more for both men and women. Stay tuned for all of there upcoming holiday sales here.
Coloring Pins is a company based in New York City offering lifestyle, fashion, and pop culture pins, patches, and keychains for people of color. It’s a brand that “represents people of color, the mis-and underrepresented”. They are created with the intent for Black people to see themselves. Purchase your patch here.
All Dem’ Shades
All Dem’ Shades is a clothing line designed to celebrate unapologetic black women. Since 2016, they have created bold pieces for all shades, sizes, and hair types. Their apparel celebrate Black Girl Magic. Check out there items here.
Passion Planner is a planner that holds all of your thoughts. It’s the perfect place to hold your short and long term goals, organize your weekly to-do list, jot down your thoughts and ideas, reflect on the past month, act on the present, and be motivated to accomplish your goals. It comes equipped with motivational quotes and a place to sketch out ideas. With Passion planner, every planner purchased lets the organization give one to someone in need. They partner with a non-profit to support causes from education to preserving the planet. To learn more or purchase one, click here.
Complete the Story book
If you’re a writer and have occasional writers block, this is the perfect book for you. Filled with writing prompts to get your mind jogging, your job is to complete the story. You can purchase on Amazon here.