Tis’ the season to be merry — even amid the pandemic the spirit of giving and delivering (even if it’s via UPS) is alive! This holiday season rings in the sentiment now more than ever to give the gift of support by purchasing your Christmas gifts from local, small, black businesses during this season of COVID-19. Here are a few of my favs for 2020:
I ROCK DOPE HAIR HOODIE $59
One thing the D is known for is DOPE HAIR! This hoodie from Naturally Flyy Detroit is perfect for the diva in your life that amplifies that statement! To purchase visit the Naturally Flyy Detroit Store located in Sweet Potato Sensations (17337 Lasher, Det.), and don’t forget to wear your mask!
CANVAS PRINTS (Prices Vary)
Give the gift of ART to your favorite art lover or family with a canvas print from Detroit Artist, Derek English of Derek English Art. Here’s a snapshot of a few of my favs (I wonder why?) Visit www.derekenglishart.com for a full catalog.
PERSONALIZED NAMEPLATE HOOP EARRINGS $48
You’re not truly a Detroit Girl if you don’t rock hoops better yet, with your name. The true Detroit-style fashionista in your life will love you forevermore when you have these under the tree. Visit www.trinketsandsuch.com to purchase.
“CHILL” HOODIE JOGGER SET $64
What better way to get BAE to Netflix and Chill than with a soft, comfy, and subtlety sexy three-piece jogger from Kaydens Galleria. Visit www.kaydensgalleria.com to purchase.
DETROIT HUSTLE HARDER HAT $35
The hustle, whether it’s business, art, culinary, etc. is in every guy from the D! Grab this for your favorite Detroit man, to let him know you support his hustle! Visit www.threethirteen.com to purchase.
BLACK OWNED BEAUTY PRODUCTS (PRICES VARY)
Give the gift of DOPE HAIR with these amazing products that you can purchase from Black-owned Bronzed and Glow on the Avenue of Fashion in Detroit:
For Beards: Scotch Porter Beard Serum
Curls So So Fresh Scalp Treatment
So So Def Curl Defining Jelly
For Locs: Alikay Naturals Loc Butter