The Holiday season has arrived! We're here to bring your loved ones some cheer and save you some tears! Whether you're on a budget or ready to splurge, we have the perfect #HolidayGiftGuide featuring our favorite Black influencer brands and collabs! From beauty collabs by YouTube sensations Jackie Aina and Patricia Bright to savory wines by sisters Robin & Andréa McBride, our #HolidayGiftGuide offers a variety of presents for you to choose from. Make sure to check out their websites and Instagrams linked below.
Need a gift for your nieces and nephews? Ali Kids Apparel is the place to shop! Created by mother and YouTuber LaToya Howard, her kids' clothing line is for every stage of early childhood. The perfect one-stop-shop for your 2-year-old and 7-year old that provides comfortable, neutral, and affordable clothing for children.
The best wine is a MUST to share with family and friends for the Holidays and the McBride sisters have just that. These two sisters, one raised in California and the other in Marlborough, New Zealand, found each other. Andreá and Robin, both being raised in wine-growing regions, shared their love for winemaking and birthed the largest Black-owned wine company in the United States (#blackgirlmagic). Shop their Holiday Gifts collection!
Maya Smith, founder of The Doux, has changed the haircare industry with her revolutionary products for natural hair. Whether a product is needed for a twist out, braid out, wash n' go or a slick back pony, The Doux has it all at the best quality. Pick up a product or two for the natural hair queens in your life for the holidays!
The Rich in Life Eyeshadow Palette by entrepreneur and content creator Patricia Bright has a balanced mix of neutral and bold shades for an everyday palette. Get this for a makeup lover, trust me they'll love it because as Patricia Bright would say, when you're rich in color, you're rich in life!
Another gift idea for a makeup lover is the Jackie Aina Palette created by OG beauty Youtuber and influencer Jackie Aina. This palette includes Jackie's must-have pressed pigments that create the most diverse looks. Make sure to get a hold of one while they're in stock, they are limited edition.
Instagram model, Armanda Tounghui, also known as Glowprincess, has expanded her portfolio beyond modeling and has now touched the bundle business. Tissage by Glow carries high quality bundles and wigs for affordable prices. A new look for the upcoming new year may just be what your loved one needs. #newhairnewme
Creator of the 60-second rule, Nayamka Roberts-Smith has recently launched her shower collection of comfortable and cute loungewear to do your skincare routine in. A skincare lover's necessity this year!
Shop So Real
Gregory Wright, the founder of the clothing brand Shop So Real has taken Instagram by storm! The brand features top quality luxury clothing for an everyday affordable price. Seen worn by all the Instagram baddies, a gift from this brand cannot go wrong!
Neffi Walker, founder of The Black Home believes in accentuating the color black as it has been associated with fear in terms of color and culture. Her designs celebrate the color black in the home with beautiful intention and precise execution. Shop the simple black candle collection to add a nice black accent in someone's home. #Blackexcellence
Letitia Hunt, a military veteran and stylist has mixed military fashion with #Blackempowerment to create her brand Shop Foreh. Shop for our revolution, evolution and healing is the message she broadcast through her clothing line. We'd love to see more of our Black youth rocking these clothing items that send an important message!
The Holiday season brings some dry weather so gifting a few "buttrs" would definitely be a considerate gift. Tatiana Elizabeth, founder of the beauty brand Skin Buttr, has formulated the perfect natural body care line with a step by step system to leave your body feeling clean, glowly, and deeply moisturized. With various scents of body buttrs and scrubs to choose from, these would make the perfect stocking gifts!
Geek Chic Fashion is an ethical, handmade clothing line made by owner and designer Lysandra Weber. Lysandra makes every item in her home studio and encourages body positivity, chic and comfort through her brand. She makes clothes for women who have busy lives but still want to look their best as they do their work. Pick up a few items for the STEM woman in your life to keep her looking stylish yet comfy.
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