The Ultimate Valentine's Day Gift Guide: Black-Owned Edition

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Valentine’s Day is a special day to show the people you love how much you care. There are a lot of options out there, so it can be difficult to select a gift. To make shopping easier, we’ve put together the ultimate Valentine’s Day list; even better – every item is black owned. We’ll help you find the right gift and support black businesses – at the same time. 

For the Vegan

This garlic vegan cheddar cheese dip is the perfect gift for any cheese lover. Made from potatoes and carrots instead of cow's milk – it’s gluten and trans fat-free. Your vegan can enjoy this on mac and cheese, wraps, burritos, or as a topping. It is sure to be a hit.

For the Fitness Nut (her)

Surprise your special someone with the ultimate gift: the Black Merlot two-piece set. At this point in their fitness journey, they take pride in breaking a sweat and looking good while doing it. Best of all, the long sleeves are made of mesh material that will keep them cool while they work out. Give them this gift as motivation and to show you care about their lifestyle.

For the Romantic

Show your special someone you care with this luxurious trio of perfume oils. This carefully curated set of scents will make them feel like royalty. Whether they prefer bright citrus, musky vanilla, or sweet floral – this gift has it all. Each oil is blended with organic essential oils and is phthalate free. This will surely tantalize the senses.

For the Sexy (her)

This set screams sass and proactiveness, definitely perfect mood-setter for Valentine’s Day. Sold separately, this set is sultry and daring, while still being sweet and romantic. It will make your partner feel beautiful and confident. Nothing says love like lingerie on Valentine’s Day.

For the Beauty-Queen

This mink lash set from FOTO BEAUTY BAR screams luxury. This carefully curated gift is made from the highest quality materials providing both a subtle or dramatic look for your beauty queen. Either way, these lashes will give them the perfect amount of glamour. And to seal the deal, it’s wrapped in faux leather gift wrapping.

For the Stylista

Your stylista will find the perfect outfit in this asymmetrical top for dinner. Brought to you by Belleza – this top gives classy with an edge. This gift is one of a kind. 

For the Coffee Lover

Coffee can be the perfect gift for those who swear by the morning drink. It’s a thoughtful gift that not only shows your apt attention to things they are fond of but also their palate. This Kenyan-inspired coffee drink is a medium roast coffee blended with the distinct flavors of chai – cinnamon, cardamon, and cloves. Give them a warm hug with this caffeinated gift.

For the Black & Proud

This cozy hoodie announces the importance of Black wealth. The perfect way for your special someone to show their commitment to the cause and community. Featuring a bold design, celebrate the power of Black wealth by investing in the community with this purchase from a black-owned business this Valentine’s Day. 

For the Bag Lady

Show your person how much you care with this high fashion luxurious purse. Crafted with real metal and genuine leather, it is the ultimate statement piece.

For the Candle Lover

Such a lovely candle for both him and her. That’s right, this gift is great for both men and women. Hand-poured and infused with essential oils this is sure to be a hit.

For the Traveler (him)

This stylish tracksuit is perfect for any traveler. Sleek and comfortable, this set is perfect for layovers or running errands.  Designed for him, he will look and feel great no matter where his travels take him. 

For the Art Lover

If anyone you know is in love with black culture, this is the perfect gift. Featuring iconic couples from iconic black films, this will satisfy both art and culture enthusiast. Printed on high-quality stock, set in a frame, this piece is striking and gallery ready. On top of that, you don’t have to worry about it fading or chipping.

For the Traveler (her)

The Travel is Therapy bag is a travel staple that brings luxury and convenience in one. The bag is made with premium vegan leather, silver hardware, and comes with a detachable shoulder strap. Get convenience at your fingertips with a laptop/computer pocket, luggage trolley sleeve, and more.

For the Cook

Gift your special someone this beautiful apron. This is perfect for the kitchen enthusiast, whether they are a professional chef or a home cook. It’s lightweight, stylish, and durable. Absolutely thoughtful and practical.

For the Beaded man

Oh, the bearded man – how we love him. Show him how much with this lovely beard oil to keep his mane soft and moisturized. Mixed with natural cold-pressed organic oils it conditions both skin and hair. Go the extra mile with this – it prevents and treats dry, itchy skin.

No matter what your budget is, there are plenty of fabulous gift options to make Valentine’s feel extra special this year and support black-owned businesses. Whether it’s traditional or something a little more creative we got you covered with this list.