A Perfectly tev Christmas Wish List: Holiday Gift Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for so many reasons! The holidays are upon us… it’s already mid-December (yikes)!!! For those of us who have yet to start Christmas Shopping, never fear! Here is a list of unique and interesting gifts that (should) get under the tree just in time for Christmas Day!

This list is (mostly) a selection of women and/or minority owned businesses that have great stuff you won’t find at the mall! Don’t forget about Kwanzaa, we have the perfect gifts for that too! Browse, explore, and order ASAP! Need more ideas? Check out the #SupportingOurSistahs Holiday Gift Guide by our friends at the Sistahs In Business Expo!

Happy Holidays & Happy Shopping!

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Gifts For HER

The Lip Bar Holiday Collection, www.thelipbar.com

Give the gift of hot lips! This trio of metallic red lipstick, lip matte, and lip gloss are rich and long lasting, with names like Slaybells, Candyland, and Ms. Claus, these lippies are perfect for the Glamazon in your life!

Crown Me Custom Necklace by MelanieMarie.com

Way before Carrie was sporting a nameplate on Sex & the City, girls in the ‘hood rocked them proudly. In my day, you could order them at the local indoor swap meet! Now the nameplate necklace has gone high fashion, but here is a twist on the original! Melanie Marie has so many amazing jewelry and custom options for almost any budget! They even have grillz! Anything on their site looks perfect underneath the Christmas tree!

BECOMING by Michelle Obama

With over 3 million copies sold, (forever) First Lady Michelle Obama’s Becoming is a literary phenomenon. Know someone who hasn’t gotten a copy yet? Send them one! Available on Amazon and arrives before Christmas!

14kt Gold Single Onyx Drop Earrings by Mateo New York

Who doesn’t love small boxes under the tree? Jamaican-American jewelry designer Mateo New York makes some of the most uniquely beautiful pieces of fine jewelry available today! Check out his elegant necklaces, earrings, bracelets, and more!

Moroccan Spice Eyeshadow Palette by Fenty Beauty

Rihanna can do no wrong with me, and her Fenty Beauty and Savage by Fenty brands have changed the beauty and cosmetics industries in so many ways. Get the gift of makeup (or lingerie) for the Bad Gal in your life!

Gifts for Family & Home

Josephine Candle by Harlem Candle Co.

Josephine  - Harlem Candle Co.

Josephine - Harlem Candle Co.

Candles are always a welcome hostess gift! Harlem Candle Co. has luxurious candles with scents that are inspired by the legendary and historic Harlem Renaissance era. These candles can arrive before Christmas by ordering HERE!

African Woven Dog Bed from Baba Tree

The Baba Tree Basket Company is a fair trade retailer of Ghanaian Bolgatanga market baskets. Each basket is featured with the person who made it, who also earn a portion of each basket sold. These baskets are phenomenal, and they even have dog beds!! Orders may not make it in time for Christmas, but they will look great in any home!



Gifts For HIM

POTUS Cufflinks by 44th LEGACY

For the man who’s into interesting details, pick up these President Barack Obama commemorative cuff links by 44th Legacy. Add an elegant presidential flair to his fit!

POTUS Cufflinks  - 44th Legacy

POTUS Cufflinks - 44th Legacy

The Bevel Shave System Starter Kit

If you have a guy that’s into a good shave (mine has joined the Beard Gang), there is no better product for coarse hair and the prevention of ingrown hairs than the Bevel Shave System! This complete set is what he didn’t know he always wanted! Available on Amazon.

Mens Luxury Business Socks from J. Cooper Neckwear

I recently saw a meme that explained how men’s appreciation of socks as a gift increases as they get older. In fact, my hubby just asked for new socks, so I guess that makes it true. This site has a wide selection of colors and styles in socks, ties, pocket squares, and other accessories for a dapper man!

Mens Luxury Socks   from J. Cooper Classic Neckwear & Accessories

Mens Luxury Socks from J. Cooper Classic Neckwear & Accessories

Things That Make White People Uncomfortable by Michael Bennett

For the sports fan who is also an activist at heart, this book by NFL Superbowl Champion, Pro Bowl defensive end, author, and activist Michael Bennett will definitely be a great gift! Bennett discusses political, racial, and cultural issues with conviction, humor, and honesty. Available on Amazon!

I, Too, Am America Hoodie by Habitually Fly

Make a statement while staying warm in this unisex hoodie from HabituallyFly.com. While there, check out their selection of tees, sweatshirts, hats, and mugs with witty statements and empowering messages for the culture!

Black Card Revoked Game

A perfect holiday party game, Black Card Revoked quizzes players knowledge of African American Pop Culture. Gather some friends, have some lit eggnog, and try not to get your Black Card Revoked! Available on Amazon.com!

Christmas Getaway Packages at Salamander Resort

Christmas is a great time for a quick getaway, and there is no better place to take a mini-vacay than the Salamander Resort in Middleburg, VA! This ultra luxurious resort is a short drive from Washington D.C., has 5 star accommodations and dining, and a spa that is right on time for a holiday reset. This place is worth every penny!

Christmas Tree at Salamander Resort - Middleburg, VA

Christmas Tree at Salamander Resort - Middleburg, VA