November 10, 2022

By Margrira

Contributing Writer


This year, the day of mass shopping coined “Black Friday” lands on Friday, November 25, the day after Thanksgiving. 



But, many brands will be offering deals the week before and will extend those bargains through Cyber Monday, November 28.



Here are a few great gift suggestions from African American and BIPOC-owned business to add to your 2022 gift list.




Sheila Bridges Harlem Toile De Jouy Wallpaper 



From designer Shelia Bridges comes traditional parochial scenes of French toile with images of African American people enjoying life.


Makaua Small Frutero Basket


A handover basket made to display whatever you want.


Trill Paws Ramen Noodle Tag


Culture-inspired pet tags (or toy or leash) that’s the full vibe.

Baxter Wood Trawler Jack Raincoat

These raincoats are made from 32 recycled plastic bottles — like all of the vegan, waterproof clothing made by this brand.


Colorfull Plates Shaula Astronaut Plate

This blue space-themed plate set will make your kid reach for the stars.



Pipcorn Truffle Popcorn (four bags)


How can you go wrong with truffle-flavored heirloom popcorn from the family-owned brand Pipcorn, which first launched at Smorgasburg in Brooklyn?

The answer is, you can’t.


Rare Beauty Soft Pinch Liquid Blush


A long-lasting liquid, weightless, blush that blends and builds for a healthy flush.






Available in matte and dewy finishes. — (Best of Beauty Award Winner, Allure 2022)



Danessa Myricks Beauty Yummy Skin Blurring Balm PowdersA texture reducing, coverage boosting, blurring balm, that balances oils throughout the day while maintaining hydration. —  (Best of Beauty Award Winner, Allure 2022)




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