We’re all about supporting Black-owned brands not just for Black History Month but also all year round.
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If you're looking for gifts or a treat for yourself, Amazon is helping highlight some amazing finds with a special storefront featuring Black-owned businesses, and we're here for it!
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Amazon Handmade, the Amazon storefront for unique artisanal products, is giving small Black-owned brands a boost by showcasing Black Artisans and Makers. Featured are handcrafted products that you can shop with the ease and convenience for which the retail giant is known, with fashion and jewelry, one-of-a-kind homeware and beauty buys that are 100% natural and organic among some of our faves.
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We’ve put together this edit of our top picks from the women-founded brands featured – but of course, we also encourage you to check out the whole Black Artisans and Makers storefront to find the perfect gift or treat for yourself.
LIVE BY BEING
LIVE BY BEING Bath Salt Spa Gift Set, $56, Amazon
Since we're all spending a lot more time at home, what better time give yourself an at-home spa treatment? The Live By Being bath salt gift set – Still with Himalayan pink salt, Drift with Hawaiian black lava salt and Float with French green clay – is 100% natural, vegan and cruelty-free. Handcrafted in small batches, the set is packaged in apothecary glass bottles and comes with a wooden scoop.
Mireille gold-plated earrings, $59.99, Amazon
Check out Mireille for fashion and jewelry that makes a statement - like these 14-carat gold plated earrings.
Unsun Mineral Tinted Face Sunscreen, $29, Amazon
If you're looking for a sunscreen that won't leave a ghostly residue, try Unsun, founded by Katonya Breaux, which works for all skin tones and is enriched with natural extracts, including shea butter, coconut, olive and aloe. The brand's bestseller is the multitasking 100% mineral 30 SPF tinted sunscreen, which comes in light/medium and medium/dark shades and also serves as a primer and color corrector, promising to moisturize and minimize pores.
MY HEART AND SOUL
My Heart and Soul Essentials The Truth Shea Butter $18.18, Amazon
Recommended for sensitive skin, this moisturizer made from unrefined shea butter goes back to basics. All My Heart and Soul shea butter products – we love the great names, like The Healer, Tranquility and Soul Glow – are all-natural, handmade in Atlanta, GA.
Pyrite Agate Charm Geode Gemstone Stretch Bracelet, $38, Amazon
How stylish is this geode gemstone bracelet by New Jersey-based T Victoria? It features an energy-calming pyrite agate charm to ensure good vibes.
LOTUS MOON COMPANY
Custom Name Plate Loc Jewelry, $14.50, Amazon
Philadelphia-based Lotus Moon Company, created by a hairstylist who is also studying environmental engineering, sells handcrafted jewelry and hair accessories, including custom styles. Standout pieces include healing crystal-embellished jewelry and hair pins, and custom plate loc jewelry. You can also shop the brand on Etsy.
CLOTH & CORD
Cloth & Cord African print choker, $31, Amazon
Texas-based Cloth & Cord has a whole host of gorgeous African-inspired jewelry – but shop quick, many of the pieces have already sold out! Luckily, this choker handmade from Ankara fabric and gold and turquoise tube beads is still in stock.
Greetingsinbraille Handmade Braille Greeting Cards, $10.47 each, Amazon
Valentine’s Day may have passed, but it’s always a good time for love! And how gorgeous is this handmade ‘Celebrate’ greeting card, by Greetingsinbraille, which makes personalized embossed Braille cards for people with visual impairment? The card is customizable in Braille, up to 20 words.
16J Organics Renew Yourself organic spa collection, $96, Amazon
The slogan at New York's 16J Organics is ‘Real food for the skin.’ This 100% natural 'Renew Yourself' gift set includes: Nutri-Lux Body Sauce, providing skin with collagen-building nourishment, Scrubs salt and honey body exfoliator and Lip’Rico lip balm to keep your lips soft and smooth all year. Check out the 6J Organics shop on Amazon to try each separately.
Akweley Design beaded hoop earrings, $18, Amazon
Akweley Design creates handcrafted jewelry in Vermont with materials from Africa. These gorgeous earrings, which would look great with everything from a chic dress and heels to dressed down with a pair of jeans, are made from turquoise seed beads from Ghana and brass spacers from Ethiopia.
Locsanity Rosewater Peppermint Deep Moisturizing and Nourishing Serum, $19.99, Amazon
Florida-based Locsanity is here to help you keep your dreadlocks healthy and looking good. One of the brand’s top-rated products is this nourishing serum enriched with rosewater, peppermint, coconut oil and more all-natural ingredients that will treat your hair right.
Jazzmine Jones Handpainted Terracotta pot, $35, Amazon
Give your home or garden a pop of color with a planter created by California-based Jazzmine Jones – a mini work of art for your plants. If you love plants and pottery, get inspired with a peek at Jazzmine's Instagram page, @ultralightdreams.
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