Holiday Gift Guide 2021

Holiday Gift Guide 2021

December 16, 2021 0

Christmas is approaching and we have curated the best gifts to give to any person in your family. These gifts will be timeless and create eventful memories throughout the holiday. These ___ gifts below are created by Black men who are continuing to redefine their industry and enhancing and celebrating the image of the innovation of Black community all over the world.

1. Verdure Watches

Verdure Watches

Founded in 2012 by owner and designer Eddie Johnson, Verdure Watches represents storytelling, elegance, strength and sophistication. His latest collections the Premier Collection and the Yves Medley Women’s collection are perfect timepieces to gift the men and women of your family.

2. Charles Woodson’s Intercept

Charles Woodson’s Intercept

While playing professional football with the Oakland Raiders, Charles Woodson organically saw the overlap between football and wine. He wanted to showcase his love and connection for both by teaming up with Jeff O’Neill of O’Neill Vintners & Distillers to create “Charles Woodson’s Intercept“, which is a nod to his 65-career interceptions. The brand sells three reds and one white: Intercept Pinot Noir, Intercept Cabernet Sauvignon, Intercept Red Blend, and Intercept Chardonnay. Woodson also labels “Intercept” as a message to “Thank his Fans”, and his goal in creating high quality wine at an affordable price. For any football lover or wine lover, this is a great pick for the Holidays.

3. Frères Branchiaux

It’s A Holiday Vibe – Candle Bundle

Frères Branchiaux® (pronounced “frair bron-shee-oh”) means Gill Brothers. The three brothers, Collin, Ryan, and Austin Gill wanted to create good smelling candles—really really good smelling candles. These vegan scented candles made with a premium soy blend are the perfect quality of candle to give to any member of your family who enjoys a fresh smelling household.

4. Scotch Porter

Scotch Porter

Created by Calvin Quallis, Scotch Porter, named after his favorite drink and musician (Gregory Porter) is a must-have for the Holidays. Each specialized kit for your hair or beard is perfect for any man’s daily regime and uses all natural ingredients. From beard wash kits, to beard health kits and skin grooming, this diverse selection should be a staple for every man’s household.

5. Tote & Carry

Tote & Carry

Co-founded by Anthony Dennis, a stylist and tailor, and Tony Rey, an artist and entrepreneur, Tote & Carry creates durable travel bag sets. In addition to being durable, Tote & Carry creates a diverse range of travel bags such as crossbody and messenger bags for everyday use. These bags are also available in various rich colors, so whether you’re looking for a bold backpack and duffel set or a neutral arsenal of bags that will go with anything, there’s an option for you and perfect for someone getting ready to travel again.

6. BSB – Brown Sugar Bourbon

BSB – Brown Sugar Bourbon

Recently acquired by multi-award winning actor & musician Jamie Foxx. BSB-Brown Sugar Bourbon blends ultra-smooth Bourbon with just the right amount of Brown Sugar and Cinnamon. Perfect for sipping, ideal for shooting and optimal as the main ingredient in your favorite cocktails.

7. Chef Max Signature Spices

Chef Max Signature Spices

Created by professional celebrity Chef Maxcel Hardy, these spices are the result of years of culinary experience. On his website, he has a variety of spices from Latin, to Caribbean to Southern and African. Gift these to your favorite cook and they’ll be able to incorporate them into many new recipes.

8. Savoir Faire Discovery Box Set

Savoir Faire Discovery Box Set

Savoir Faire is a character far beyond common sense and befittingly, this fragrance offers a feeling far beyond most common scents. Created by artist Chris Classic, this fragrance represents and celebrates the unique individual ability that you have which allows you to thrive in different environments. Perfect for any man or woman for the holidays to discover their favorite scent from the discovery box set.

9. BLK & BOLD COFFEE

BLK & BOLD Coffee

BLK + Bold was always meant to be more than just another coffee brand. Childhood friends Pernell Cezar and Rod Johnson set an intention when they founded their company. The first Black-owned nationally distributed coffee brand would be known for its commitment to social justice, as well as its quality coffee.This is the perfect gift for the coffee lover in your family. The brand also donates 5% of its profits to initiatives that help sustain youth programming, enhance workforce development, and eradicate youth homelessness.

10. Puzzle Huddle

Puzzle Huddle

With his wife’s support, Matthew Goins created Puzzle Huddle in January 2018. As a couple Matthew and Marnel have three children all under the age of seven.

Frustrated with the lack of diverse images shown on commercially-produced puzzles, the family began creating unique puzzle designs. Puzzle Huddle offers a variety of kids’ puzzles that showcases positive images of Black children and includes important values like education, achievement, and culture. This is a great gift for any family member and reinforces the value their children can bring into this world.

11. Baxter Wood Chelsea Boots

Baxter Wood Chelsea Boots

After a trip to Ghana, West Africa, Kweku and Sarah encountered unregulated plastic waste. Their trip resulted in a mission to uncreate plastic waste into practical apparel. One of their signature designs is a futuristic take on classic Chelsea boot style which materials are recycled and use a natural rubber for its waterproof boots. Great boots for constant weather changing conditions.

12. Golden – All Natural Body Balm

Golden. All Natural Body Balm

Owned by All-Pro NFL wide reciever Herman Moore of the Detroit Lions to help men present themselves to the world and achieve the life they desired. Made from a blend of natural oils and shea butter, Golden. All Natural Body Balm is a great alternative to lotions that dry down too quickly. Golden Grooming Company donates 5% of sales to programs that foster entrepreneurship in youth of color from underserved communities, in addition to providing financial support for students at HBCUs.

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