Make Sure Her Gift Makes Her Smile
As the holiday season approaches, and special occasions beckon for thoughtful gestures, finding the perfect gift for the incredible women in your life becomes a delightful mission. Whether it’s a cherished friend, a devoted family member, or a significant other, showing your appreciation through a meaningful present is a timeless tradition.
But why settle for ordinary when you can celebrate the extraordinary? In the spirit of discovery and supporting Black-owned businesses, we’ve curated a list of exceptional gifts that radiate elegance, creativity, and empowerment. These gifts are not just tokens; they’re expressions of admiration and recognition for the remarkable women who inspire us daily.
From unique accessories to wellness essentials and everything in between, these Black-owned brands have poured their hearts and souls into crafting products that resonate with authenticity and purpose. So, if you’re ready to embark on a journey of thoughtful gifting, explore our handpicked selection of Black-owned gifts for women. Each item tells a story, offers a touch of luxury, and celebrates the strength and beauty of the women who enrich our lives.
Get your friends and family ready for those quick getaways with the help of Take Off Luggage. This black owned brand of luggage makes suitcases just right for those short getaways. Their bags fit into personal carrying requirements from the budget carriers and are durable so they can take a licking and keep going.
Springbreak Watches has a wide variety of colors for everyone. There are plenty of bright and bold colors but they are also expanding into more subdued and casual watch styles. Watches add a nice tough as an accessory to your outfit especially when you are at work or have a business meeting.
Vodka can be a great base for your home bar. It mixes well and is an ingredient in everything from punches to more elaborate cocktails. Blackleaf Vodka is a premium black owned vodka brand that is based out of Washington D.C.. From the Cognac region of France, this award winning vodka is organic and waiting for you to bring it home today.
Whether it’s Winter or Fall you can help remove some of the chill with a soft blanket from Bamblu Sleep. This luxury bedding brand uses bamboo to make comfortable sheets, blankets, and robes to help you get a better night’s rest. Make sure that you follow this brand too, because they often have different promotions and special sales during various live events on social media and via their newsletter.
Relaxation is a great gift to give when available. Hollingsworth Hemp is a black family owned brand of hemp products farmed in the Pacific Northwest. The candles, bath salts, and lotions feature CBD and its calming and relaxing properties while avoiding the THC that makes you high. Hollingsworth Hemp products will help make your self-care routine that much more productive and comfortable.
Shoes have to be on any gift list for women. For this year we have a couple of black owned shoe brands including Chelsea Paris. This brand was created in 2012 by founder Theresa Ebagua and embodies global luxury and timeless designs. The designs from Chelsea Paris are inspired by Ebagua’s African Heritage and are crafted in Europe. The brand also gives back to a new organization every season.
Jessica Rich is a growing named in the women’s footwear industry, taking her collection and brand to new heights on a yearly basis. In 2022, this entrepreneur won the Emerging Designer of the Year Award from Footwear News. You can find this modern and chic designs all over from high end retailers like Nordstrom and Bloomingdales, to more everyday brands as DSW. With a number of designs, Jessica Rich makes a great gift idea for the discerning shoe lover.
Black Girl Luxury is a trend as black women lean into self-love and treat themselves as they achieve their goals in life. Luxury extends to black women owned brands like Yvonne Kone as well. The pieces in this collection feature Scandinavian Design and Italian craftsmanship. These products only will appreciate with time as you appreciate their quality and construction.
It doesn’t have to be diamonds for jewelry to be a girl’s best friend. 1929 Galore is a Black Woman Owned jewelry brand designed to bring our your inner fly girl. This brand has all kinds of fun jewelry from rings and bracelets to belly chains and anklets. This brand will help to keep the wearer the look of youthful energy
Black Opal is a legacy brand in the cosmetics business. However, under some previous ownership, it had begun to languish. In 2021 Desiree Rogers and Cheryl Mayberry Mckissak acquired the brand and revamped it with an updated look and sales strategy. This brand makes a great gift idea because it is accessible in retailers like CVS and Ulta, as well as its own website. There is also a plethora of options from skin care to cosmetics all at convenient prices for your pockets.
Jooel combines the Nigerian heritage and Brooklyn upbringing of its founder, Moyo Ayodele. The pieces in the Jooel collection are inspired by the everyday celebrities that Moyo saw growing up in real life, but who were left out of the fashion ecosystem. The jewelry in this brand is dynamic and sexy for all of the small and large moments of life.
Fancy Homebody makes a great gift for the woman who likes to have classy comfort. This clothing brand from Mompreneur Vanessa is known for its comfy sleepwear. However, the brand is more than that, featuring Maxi Dresses and more casual styles now that are great at home or hanging out with the girls.
The Taylor Jay Collection is a black woman owned and designed clothing brand based in the Bay Area in California. This line was conceived when owner Taylor Jay wanted to find clothing that reflected her changing body. Now, her business has grown to two brick and mortar locations and a thriving online business. These are fun and casual pieces that will bring depth to any wardrobe.