With the holidays right around the corner, it’s time to plan. In this post we review Christmas and holiday themed items from black owned brands. These include accessories and clothing, tree decorations and Christmas stockings, goods for serving, entertaining, and gift wrapping. Greeting cards and pieces for celebrating Kwanzaa are included. See the companies and product links for more details.
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- Black Art Matters (advertisement) offers a selection of culturally thematic Christmas teeshirts and accessories such as socks, and face masks. Holiday aprons are also available.
- Chocolate Ancestor (advertisement) offers a selection of Black Santa apparel for children and adults that include tees and sweatshirts, and a pajama set for children.
- Green Top Gifts offers a selection of Black Santa apparel including tee- and sweat-shirts, youth pajama sets and infant onesies.
- Modern Figures Podcast focuses on women and computers and offers two holiday sweatshirts themed “All I want for Christmas is for my code to compile” and “accepted with minor revisions.”
Home Decorations and Tree Ornaments
- Black Art Matters (advertisement) offers a Black Christmas collection that features are variety of home decor.
- By Marion Art Handmade (advertisement) offers a diverse selection of wreaths.
- Delux Designs (advertisement) offers a holiday themed cutting board, serving tray, mug, coaster set, and side table.
- Goodee (advertisement) has a festive trim collection that include tree ornaments made of several textiles (e.g., Jipijapa palm tree leaves, ceramic).
- In Sew Far (advertisement) offers a selection of large and handmade Christmas stockings in various fabrics.
- It’s a Black Thang (advertisement) offers a selection of angel figurines, some of which are ornaments. Adinkra snowflake ornaments (set of 6) and a variety of Christmas tree toppers and ornaments are also available.
- Jim’s Daughter Designs (advertisement) offers an extensive selection of handmade Christmas wreaths and centerpieces.
- Jam Creative Designs (advertisement) has a variety of Christmas items that include holiday wreaths and door knockcers.
- Keeley Studio (advertisement) has Christmas stockings in Ankara among other prints. Customized options are available.
- Muffin Sisters (advertisement) has a selection of Ankara print Christmas stockings. Several prints and colors are available.
- Play Nicely With Paper (advertisement) has a selection of Christmas tree ornaments, including Kwanzaa and vintage themed.
- Pretty Dope Society (advertisement) has a wide assortment of culturally thematic Christmas stockings.
- Restore The Hope (advertisement) offers HBCU black Santa figurines wearing the colors and logos of various historically black colleges and universities.
- African American Expressions offers a selection of African American themed Christmas lanterns (globe and rectangular shaped). A selection of angel and religious figurines are available on Amazon (advertisement).
African American Expressions offers a selection of Christmas cards. A large selection of cards are also available on Amazon (advertisement).
- Woodson and Co. (advertisement) has an assortment of holiday note cards that are available in packs of 12. Multiple designs are available per pack.
- It’s A Black Thang (advertisement) offers a variety of Kwanzaa products including several Kinara sets.
- Shop With Leslie Blog (advertisement) has Kwanzaa symbol sweatshirts. Several color options are available.
- The Black Art Depot offers Kwanzaa products that include greeting cards, Kinara sets and accessories.
- Copper and Brass Paper (advertisement) offers Christmas goods that include wrapping paper, gift bags and gift tags.
- Black Paper Party has a diverse selection of culturally thematic wrapping paper.
- Green Top Gifts offers a selection of black Santa among other gift wrap paper in addition to holiday bags and labels.
- Kazvare Made It offers a selection of culturally representative and thematic wrapping paper (e.g., Solange, cats).
- Khristian A. Howell offers a selection of wrapping paper in various designs including holiday themed.
- Wrapresent has a selection of culturally themed wrapping paper that include black Santas and angels.
In reviewing these companies and products, I hope you find holiday goods that work for you.
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