BHM: A guide to Black Businesses you can support!

Black History Month is here! For me it serves as an anniversary because I celebrate being a proud, black woman every single day. I try to support small black businesses as much as I can & I think you should too. Now more than ever our community and allies need to come together and support our black businesses. I've got you covered from clothing to mental health and everything in between. Here is a list of some of my favorite black owned businesses that I personally support and love. Check them out here in no particular order:


  1. Studio Nine Seven Two - Luxury Candle Shop

  2. Ampersand and Ellipses - Socially Empowering, Inspirational Tees & Accessories

  3. Elle James Decor, LLC - Floral Sage Sticks, Incense & Home Decor

  4. Thrive Health Lab- A Boutique Wellness Facility based in Los Angeles, virtual & in- person

  5. JOURNEYFIT- Personal Training Gym based in Dallas, virtual & in- person

  6. Shift Performance - Personal Trainer based in Dallas, virtual & in- person

  7. The Lip Bar - A Vegan & Cruelty Free Beauty Brand

  8. Simone's Aesthetic - A Vegan, Cruelty & Paraben Free Beauty Brand

  9. Womainst Press - Part Sketchbook, Part Diary -- all Womanist

  10. Black Girls Cook - Nonprofit Organization & Spice Store

  11. Ainkas Jewels - A Premium Collection of Women's Fashion Jewelry.

  12. Shop CNK - Clothing Brand of CNKDaily

  13. Eeni Edit - Shop Art Prints, Phone Cases & more

  14. Sacred Heart Collections - Women's Wear Clothing Brand

  15. 3:16 Collection - Lifestyle Apparel for the Modern Believer

  16. Cookie Society - Gourmet Cookies based in Dallas, also ships nationally

  17. Cree & Company - Beautiful One of a kind Jewelry Pieces

  18. Jacob Clayton - Custom Clothier, Custom Shoes & Social Media Coach

  19. E2 Creations - Focused on creating Functional Art

  20. Vintage Howard University - Shop Vintage Inspired HBCU styles

  21. Joy Pop - Earrings created from the understanding that Joy is a choice & Pop is your presence

  22. Boss Women Media - Online hub for Career & Business Minded Women

  23. LeRouge Cuisine - Personal Chef, based in Dallas

  24. The Collective -Political Action Committee - Building Black Political Power

  25. Walker's Legacy- A Global Platform for the Professional & Entrepreneurial Multicultural Woman

  26. Respect HBCUs - Collegiate Apparel Line, Lifestyle & Movement

  27. Courtney Gregory Realtor - Dallas based Realtor

  28. Sean Gregory State Farm - Dallas based State Farm Agent

  29. Earl Gordon State Farm - Dallas based State Farm Agent

  30. Natasha Donielle - The Hair Vibez - Hair Stylist, Dallas based

  31. Ashely Nicole Hair - Hair Stylist, Dallas based

  32. Celebrity Beauty Waxing - Waxing/Aesthetician , Dallas based

  33. Derrick Small The Barber - Barber, Dallas based

  34. Devon "Therapist Dev" Estes - Licensed professional counselor, life coach & mental health consultant

  35. The Prototype Life- Lifestyle management & personal concierge

  36. Yuri Alexis Designs - Event Designer + Interior Stylist

  37. Jennifer Parker Photography - Photographer & my own personal Photographer, Dallas based

  38. Ashely Simmons -Dallas based Broker

  39. Artistry by Ashley - MUA & my own personal MUA, Dallas based

  40. La Hen Inc. - Lifestyle Concierge




And a gentle reminder for you all, in the words of James Brown, "Say it Loud, I'm BLACK and I'm Proud!"