A tight budget doesn’t have to make you a Grinch this Christmas season. In fact, a list of these 10 Black-owned items [$50 and under] can put you in the right holiday spirit this year. And God knows we need as much cheer this year that we can get. So take a look during this season of giving — from an embroidered Lauryn Hill art to a colorful artistic platter, all the Black-based pieces are here to make you a little bit merry and a whole lot bright. Thanks, Essence, for giving us the scoop.
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The Carter Brand Lauryn Hill Embroidered Hat
For the souls who’ve been touched by the legendary Ms. Hill.
available at The Carter Brand $32
The Trini Gee Naturals & Headwraps Tote Bag
She’ll rock this tote with so much pride.
available at The Trini Gee $40
Twelve AM So Good Fluffy Slippers
A cute and comfy slipper that can be worn outdoors too.
available at Twelve AM $48
Spite Fire Girl Bi*#h Tea Cup Set
With all due respect… It’s provocative but she’ll love it.
available at Nilu $34
String Thing Studio Madeline Tosh Triple Twist
A quality yarn the knitters in your life will actually appreciate.
available at String Thing Studio $28
Rain Sky Home Zebra Print Africa Coasters
These unique coasters are handmade and hand-painted so no two pieces will ever be the same.
available at Rain Sky Home $32
Sein Decor Laundry Bag
The only laundry bag she’ll want to use moving forward so buy two.
available at Sein Decor $25
Made by Rheal Concrete Display Platter
Meet the star of their next dinner party.
available at Made by Rheal $40
All Very Goods Power Button Bandana
The buttons featured on this bandana are from the digital archives of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
available at All Very Goods $22
Rituals and Ceremony Art Trays
Handmade in Sweden, this birch wood tray is the perfect backdrop for every meal.