The Black-Owned Gift Guide of 2023

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Verywell Family / Danie Drankwalter

Finding the perfect gift for everyone in your family and watching them light up when they unwrap it is one of the most special feelings. Whether you’re on the hunt for a toy that your toddler will obsess over or in search of the best gift for a mom that needs to slow down, there is a Black-owned business that creates the perfect present.

Consider the interests of the person you're shopping for while keeping in mind any age recommendations and purpose of the gift. We carefully considered design, safety, any age recommendations, value, purpose, and usefulness when reviewing products.

From your kids to your spouse, this year you can give the ones you love a unique gift that will support innovative, cool, and one-of-a-kind Black-owned businesses. 

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Little Likes Kids Fun Outside Floor Puzzle

Little Likes Kids Fun Outside Floor Puzzle

Courtesy of Amazon

The Little Likes Kids Fun Outside Floor Puzzle ranks high on our list because the whole family can enjoy this puzzle together. This 48-piece floor puzzle is easy enough for kids 3 years old and up to put together on their own as they sharpen their memory and cognitive skills.

For learning through play, putting puzzles together helps to improve children’s shape recognition, concentration, and ability to focus on a task until completion. Once the puzzle is complete, your tot can point out the different images that represent the world around them. 

Price at time of publication: $19

Oui the People The Single Rose Gold Sensitive Skin Razor

Oui the People The Single Sensitive Skin Razor

Oui the People

A razor may seem like an odd gift but this one from Oui the People will take a regular shaving session to a whole new luxurious level. With just a single blade, this rose gold razor doesn't require any extra pressure to achieve a baby-soft finish. With a well-deserved cult-like following, the person you're gifting this to will be instantly obsessed.

Price at time of publication: $75

Trill Paws Call My People Tag

Call my people dog tag

Trill Paws

People love their pets so surprising them with a quirky name tag like this one from Trill Paws will instantly impress them. Made of ultra-durable metal, every tag comes with three additional engravings so you can add their furbaby's name and the pet parent's phone number.

Price at time of publication: $28

Darlyng & Co. Unscented Skincare Gift Set

Darlyng & Co Unscented Skincare Gift Set

 Courtesy of Darlyng & Co

Giving the gift of the ultimate bathtime routine is great for little ones. This unscented set features a blend of natural ingredients like shea butter and colloidal oats to soothe and nourish sensitive skin. The four-piece set includes an all-over soothing butter, deeply moisturizing shea butter balm, gently cleansing body wash, and silky body oil. The best part is that the products are effective and gentle enough for the entire family to use.

Price at time of publication: $55 

Grace Eleyae Satin-Lined Cap

Grace Eleyae Satin-Lined Cap

 Courtesy of Grace Eleyae

Save curls from drying out with this stylish, satin-lined cap. The adjustable cap is lined with moisture-retaining satin to prevent curls from drying out and breaking off. Whether she is having a bad hair day or just wants to add a hat to her outfit, this stylish cap will keep her coils healthy and bouncy underneath. 

Price at time of publication: $20

Bevel Shave Kit

Shaving Kit for Men by Bevel


From cleansing to shaving, this kit has everything they will need to get a refreshed look. Complete with a shave brush, shaving cream, and priming oil, the set is gifting ready. The star of the set is the high-quality razor that is dermatologist tested and clinically proven to keep razor bumps and irritation at bay.

Price at time of publication: $141

Golde Superfood Latte Sampler

Golde Superfood Latte Sampler

For the person on your list who is always chasing the next health craze, this Superfood Latte Sampler from Golde will pique their interest. With 12 single servings of three tasty superfood flavors, they will be able to test drive some of Golde's most beloved products.

Price at time of publication: $22

Wrap Life Satin Scrunchie

Wrap Life Satin Scrunchie

Courtesy of Wrap Life

Oversized scrunchies are back in style but way cuter than they were back in the 90s. These beautiful satin scrunchies from Wrap Life aren't only on-trend but the silky-smooth material is ideal for hair strands. Satin is proven to be great for preventing overly dry hair and breakage so truly a win-win.

Rhyme Antics Rhyme Antics: The Hilarious Rhyming Vocabulary Game

Rhyme Antics Rhyme Antics: The Hilarious Rhyming Vocabulary Game


Get ready to laugh until your sides hurt with this hilarious family game. Inspired by hip hop, this game will put your family’s vocabulary and rhyming ability to the test. Using the beats on the accompanying app, each team has to try to rap and rhyme the words on the cards and keep up with the flow of the music. It will be a family game night favorite.

Price at time of publication: $25

Tippy Tot Shoes Classic Walkers

Tippy Tot Shoes Classic Walkers

Source: Tippy Tot Shoes Classic Walkers

Just imagine a sweet baby bouncing around in this pair of classic, stylish pair of leather walking shoes from Tippy Tot. With a vintage aesthetic and a modern twist, these shoes feature a hard bottom, double stitch sole, and dual padding for ankle and arch support. The sturdy construction helps new walkers improve their strut.

Price at time of publication: $70 

Trade Street Jam Co. Signature Trio Gift Set

Trade Street Jam Co. Signature trio gift with Strawberry Chipotle and Fig, Smoked Peach and Blueberry Lemon Basil

Courtesy of Trade Street Jam Co.

There’s jam and then there’s Trade St. Jam! This small-batch, Black-owned company whips up delicious blends that you might not have even considered before. The sample set comes with three different flavors that can be spread on toast, used in baking, or just enjoyed straight out of the jar because they are just that good. 

Price at time of publication: $45

Hopps Skateboards Keith Kid Deck

Hopps Skateboards Deck

Courtesy of Hopps Skateboards

Founded by the professional skateboarder Jahmal Williams, this high-quality deck with make the rider in your life feel like the next big thing at the skate park. Made of 100% Hard rock Canadian Maple, this skate deck is made to last through all of the tumbles and stunts. Don't forget to order the wheels separately.

Silked Champagne Silk Pillow Sleeve

Silked pillow sleeve

Courtesy of Silked

The benefits of sleeping on silk go far beyond feeling like royalty. From anti-aging to healthier hair, silk can turn sleeping into a spa treatment. These sleeves can slip onto just about any pillow so they are great for your wanderlust friend that likes to take their luxury on the go.

Price at time of publication: $139

Antiracist Baby Picture Book

Antiracist Baby Picture Book


Introducing little ones to inclusion and diversity in a way that they can understand can be a tricky thing. This colorful board book makes chatting about the topic fun and engaging. With simple, upbeat text, this book introduces little ones to the power of being antiracist.

Price at time of publication: $9

Ready Set Go! Bundle

A Kids Book About

Courtesy of A Kids Book About

These tiny books pack a big punch by tackling hefty topics in a kid-friendly way. Designed to make talking about everything from sharing to bravery more engaging for young minds, this bundle will take their little library to another level.

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Latifah Miles is a mom and online shopping aficionado. Between working in the commerce space and making shopping Black a priority, she has her finger on the pulse of the best gifts by Black-owned businesses on the web.

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