Looking to support minority owned businesses and at the same time find the perfect gift? Just in time for Black History Month (and every other month), here are 16 places to shop #InTheBlack.
1) Recognize A Woman (RAW) Handbags
Wear fearlessly, Spread womanhood & Inspire other women to be phenomenal.
RAW Handbags are handmade handbags designed for all women as described in its slogan.
The concept of RAWH is to uplift and empowerment women. Each handbag is named after iconic, influential women in the world. That creates a relationship between the woman wearing the handbag and the woman the handbag is inspired by.
Check out statement tees and hoodies for men and women with Code Red Flag’s trendy and classy designs.
Custom adult apparel company. Have a MESSage you’d like to get across but rather not say it? Well here’s the perfect way. WEAR YOUR MESS.
Featuring disgruntled MESSages you would like to say to someone about love, life, or career.
4) Ven & Rose
Stand out Ven & Rose is a lifestyle brand offering apparel and accessories with positive, inspiring messages. The brand was created in Dallas in 2015 by Vashti Patrick-Joseph and has been featured on Afrobella.com, SlayCulture and SoulTrain.com.
Here is an online women’s boutique providing the latest in trendy fashion. Want to buy something for someone special or buy something for yourself? ChryssVI Boutique must be the right fit for you.
Care for your hair? NATURALICIOUS is a beauty innovation company & creator of the world’s ONLY haircare system that does the work of 13 products in only 4 steps.
7) Noir Classic
Natural Grooming Products For Bearded Men
Noir Classic provides Natural products for men that cleanse, condition and style from head to toe.
Are you serious about your money goals this year and want a t-shirt or mug to prove it? I’ve got you covered!
9) Blessed be the tie
Nappy and the first day of kindergarten is the first in a series of children’s books. Literacy aids also available to foster reading readiness. Your child will surely love these books. Now available on Amazon*.
Everybody is always looking for a good deal. The She Shop by The Strength of SHE, LLC embodies our mission to empower and educate women to stay beautiful, be healthy and love life!
The Strength of SHE, LLC is a daily reminder of how bomb you are and how dope you can be!
11) The Bloom Beautifully Box
The Bloom Beautifully box is a self-care subscription box filled with 4-5 items designed for busy women to treat their mind, body and soul.
WigWeaves provides Lace Support Straps, Custom Wigmaking Services and Wigmaking Training & Certifications to aspiring Wig Designers.
13) The Pomade Shop
The Pomade Shop offers all-natural hair pomades, shampoos, and conditioners that are designed to nourish and condition the hair.
14) DIA Enterprises
Are you ready to stretch yourself and be the woman you were made to be? Do it anyway.
Grab your share of Books, planners, and more for the fabulous single mom.
15) Lilinash llc
LiliNash is a custom baby furniture and personalized baby apparel company. That specializes in customizing and resalvaging old unwanted furniture and making it into a new item for a baby. The personalized apparel features trendy custom designs and hand painted animals. Your baby will going to love it, promise.
16) GaBBY Bows
FINALLY! A barrette that won’t disappear! The Double-Face Double-Snap Barrette! Invented by a seven year-old and her Mom! #nomorelostbows
2015 SC Young Entrepreneur of the Year GaBBY and her Mom solved the age-old problem of disappearing girls’ hair barrettes by inventing The Double-Face Double-Snap Barrette! GaBBY Bows won’t slip out of the hair, so they secure girls’ hairstyles and Moms’ peace of mind.
They have NEVER lost a GaBBY Bow and are saving families in 42 states and six countries time, money and frustration, reducing barrette bills by 75%.
Shopping online is amazingly fun and a smart way to score a great deal with minimal damage in your pocket. Just make sure to check first the online shop’s return policy and if the website is also safe and secure to make online payments.
I hope this helps you get started! What do you think? Did I miss a favorite store of yours? Where do you like to shop #InTheBlack online? Please share!
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