It’s the holiday season, and everyone is pulling out Christmas decorations, playing Christmas carols and shopping for their loved ones. We know some find it challenging to find the perfect gift each and every year, so this year, Baller Alert is here to help. We have created a top 10 list filled with black-owned products that we believe will be perfect holiday gifts for your loved ones.
In celebration of the holidays, IBest Wines has created the perfect gifting option for under $50. IBest Wines blends the richness of Stellenbosch, South Africa into every bottle, offering an unparalleled experience beyond taste. They have created five reasons why IBest Wines is the perfect holiday gift.
- Something For Everyone
- Pairs Well With Others
- #WhiteWineWinter – White Wine Works Year-round!
- A Conversational Centerpiece
- An Inspiring Founder Story.
Men’s hygiene is a topic that is not discussed enough. Men like facials and skin care, too. Scotch Porter has an extensive list of products ranging from beard wash, beard conditioner, beard balm, exfoliating beard and face wash, and so much more. The best part is the bundle sets that are perfect for gifting, ranging from the lowest piece of $33 to $172.99.
Telfar is one of the biggest names in fashion. It took over the scene with its eclectic colorway and diverse designs. Everybody wanted a bag with the 3D “T” bulging from its facing. With a line of duffles, overnight bags and a large selection of clothing, Telfar is sure to make anyone smile when unwrapping it as a gift on Christmas morning.
Hey, black girl! It’s time to realize that “you make skin look good – not the other way around.” At least that’s the quote on Topical’s ultra-simple website. The skincare company promises science-backed formulas, products made for every shade, and products made by experts. While one may think they’re working on their skin, they’ll also be giving back in support of mental health. Topical donates a percentage of its profits to movements it deems important with hopes of bringing awareness to the connection between mental health and skin health. Just in time for the holiday season, Topicals offers holiday sets, including The Body Set, a body serum, and a High Roller Ingrown Tonic. It also includes The Minis, which is a Faded Serum for brightening and evening dark spots, and the Slather Body Serum. Finally, they’re offering The 2023 Favs, which includes the Sealed Active Serum, the Faded Serum and the Faded Eye Mask.
Beyoncé – Cé Noir
As if Beyoncé didn’t take all of our coins with the Renaissance Tour, the Queen announced the release of her new fragrance Cé Noir, which has the Bey Hive in a frenzy. This would be the perfect gift to any Beyoncé fan and supporter. Beyoncé described the $160 perfume as monolithic and intimate. Other consumers have used the words “Citrusy honey” and super floral.
Tres Lindas (Cigars)
Afro-Cuban twins Yvette and Yvonne Rodriguez honor their Cuban heritage with their unique cigars. The company name, Tres Lindas, is based on a Cuban folk song about three beautiful women. According to the website, the company has three blends that represent black women’s skin tones. This is the perfect gift for both males and females and offers a sense of variety among the typical gift ideas.
University Of Dope (Card Game)
The creator, A.V Perkins, describes the University of Dope as a “disrespectful party game for hip-hop lovers.” It’s the perfect game for a game night with friends and the perfect salute to hip-hop during its 50th anniversary.
Ghetto Gastro (Cook Book)
Ghetto Gastro is the emergence of urban lifestyle and food combined. As written on their website, “Ghetto represents resilience, innovation and creativity – it means home, and the gastro signifies their intention to revolutionize your palate in thoughtful ways.” They offer a cookbook with their signature recipes, Pancake and waffle mix, syrup and a variety of pastries. They also offer an apron and a printed pullover for any cook.
JRUMZ is a black-owned earphone company whose mission is to empower audio enthusiasts to safeguard their hearing by reducing hearing loss. According to the JRUMZ website, their “in-ear monitors stand out for their meticulous craftsmanship, utilizing top-tier materials to ensure optimal fit and comfort tailored to your unique ear shape.” Everyone loves a great pair of headphones for multiple reasons, including working out, taking calls or simply listening to music at their leisure.
Fear of God Essentials
FEAR OF GOD was created and founded in 2013 by Jerry Lorenzo out of Los Angeles, California. Its simplicity and color scheme have gained the likes of fashion heads in the urban community. Its popular text, ESSENTIALS, can be seen written across multiple garments, including t-shirts, jackets, sweaters, shorts, and sweats. If you are looking for a solid, simple gift, FEAR OF GOD is the way to go.
Attention Whiskey lovers, we got the perfect gift. Uncle Nearest has created a microsite with holiday recipes (cocktails and food), along with some fun videos, electronic holiday cards, and more! This site was created to celebrate all holidays in the Fall and winter and has some fun things to share. They also have plenty of great gifting opportunities on their website.