Find Your Wristlet From A Black Owned Brand

Wristlets are convenient and multi-purpose, often big enough to hold your phone, cards, and other small items.  You can carry wristlets as a stand alone handbag, or use them to organize and store items in your handbag.  Wristlets are available in many styles including leather, Ankara among other prints, and with culturally representative themes.  You…Read more »

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Natural and Healthful Deodorants From Black Owned Brands

   Photo by PhotoMIX Ltd. from Pexels There have been concerns about the chemicals in deodorants and antiperspirants for over a decade.  Though alerts about the use of aluminum complexes (e.g., aluminum chlorohydrate and aluminum-zirconium), and the relationships to cancer and dementia have not panned out amid weak scientific evidence, the Federal Drug Administration has…Read more »

Find Hand Fans From Black Owned Brands

  The blueprint for the modern day hand fan dates back to the reign of King Tut.  Long handled fans were used in religious ceremonies, conveyed wealth and influence, and served the practical purpose of cooling.  Over the millennium this evolved into smaller hand fans which again served multiple purposes (e.g., advertising and communication, self-cooling,…Read more »

Going To A “White Party?” Find your Outfit from a Black Owned Brand

Photo by CreateHerStock – Vintage Tex Isha Gaines 6 As “white parties” have grown in popularity, you may find yourself being invited to one this summer.  In preparation for this, check out offerings from black owned brands.  In this post, we focus on dresses and jumpsuits.  We cover items offered through emporiums, fashion labels, and…Read more »