Updated: Dec 4, 2021
The holiday season is here! Whether you celebrate the holidays or not, it's hard not to get into the holiday spirit. What better way to treat someone you love (or yourself) than to some amazing poc-owned brands.
Here are some ideas for holiday presents that any woman in your life will love!
1. Posh Candle Co.
Posh Candle Co. is a Black woman-owned business that has a candle for every mood you might be in. All candles are hand-poured using only phthalate-free ingredients. Other items you can find on the site include incense and smudges for personal use.
2. Alexandra Winbush
Alexandra Winbush is a Black woman-owned company that specializes in luxury candles that boast a burn time of 70 hours! Other items on the site include specialty teas.
3. Forvr Mood
Forvr Mood is a lifestyle brand created Jackie Aina, well-known Nigerian-American beauty content creator and U.S. Army Veteran. While candles are their flagship product, you can find other lifestyle/home accessories on their site including room sprays, pillowcases, silk headbands, and more.
4. Vecina Couture
Created by Ada Rojas, Afro-Latina beauty and lifestyle content creator, Vecina Couture is a luxury robe collection featuring handcrafted robes that are designed with you in mind. All of the robes features were designed by Ada herself and fit up to size 4x.
5. Kin Apparel
Kin Apparel was created by Ghanian-American haircare content creator who wanted to make functional clothing and accessories with an emphasis on haircare. Their best-selling product is a hoodie lined with satin to protect your hair. You can also buy satin-lined beanies, hats, pillowcases and more on their site.
6. Brandon Blackwood
Brandon Blackwood is a Black-owned luxury handbag company (created by designer Brandon Blackwood) that gained massive notoriety last year with their "End Systemic Racism" tote that went viral. You can find handbags in all sizes and colors on their site.
Telfar is a Black-owned luxury handbag and unisex line that was established in 2005 by designer Telfar Clemens. The handbags have gained recent notoriety due to many celebrities wearing their handbags, such as Beyonce and Oprah. The bags are in very high demand and sell out in minutes. We recommend signing up for their email list to be the first to know when new bags drop!
Mejuri is a woc-owned company that prides itself on "fair pricing and sustainability". You can find gifts for under $150, and for both women and men.
What are some other holiday gift ideas or brands that you love to support for the holidays? Comment below!