I know you all are slowly counting down the days, hours, and minutes until Black Friday. We know because we are anxiously waiting right there with you. This year, instead of hitting your normal big name businesses, we want to let you know about seventeen Black owned businesses that you can patronize as well. Make sure you also check out their coupon codes for extra savings!
Cooper Rose Baby
While looking for old school cloth diapers, the owner of Cooper Rose, Derrin Moore, found that there was a completely new world of alternatives to grandma’s diapers with the huge diaper pins! She aimed to educate and bring awareness to communities lacking support in natural parenting by providing eco friendly and natural options: clothing diapering, breastfeeding, and baby-wearing.
Andrew & The Time Machine Closet
The Andrew and The Time Machine Closet book series explores the powerful imagination of a precocious nine year old boy, while also teaching the reader the rich culture and history of Africa and beyond. The author, Toni R. Settles is dedicated to creating fun-filled educational stories that positively represent children of color. Her stories encourage readers to be their best selves, by learning from the greats and heroes that have paved the way.
Kaesani is your #1 resource to children’s literature written about people of the African diaspora. Your struggles to find diverse kid’s books have been handled. Representation and inclusion are important for children especially in their formative years. Kaesani aims to help build self confidence in our young kings and queens through being represented and increase the awareness of all melanin-filled children’s literature.
Discount Code: Use code “KAESANI” to get 30% off of their debut ebook Kae’s Beach Day and 10% off of all their other titles on their Shop page.
Craft My Occasion
Craft My Occasion creates party supplies that celebrate children of color. They are committed to giving our children positive images that empower them with confidence and self-love. Their beautiful Mermaid Collection is the first of many designs for our beautiful brown babies.
Melanin OP is home to the Affirmation Alphabet tee. What started as a fun design for Sheena Tatum’s kiddos unexpectedly took off and became the growing apparel and accessory line celebrating families of color!
Discount Code: Use Coupon “bmb25” for 25% off through December 20th
Little MuffinCakes Baby Boutique
Little Muffincakes specializes in high-quality merchandise that reflects the diversity of beauty in children. Their goal is to provide parents with products that foster the building blocks of self-acceptance to promote high-esteem from birth. Each character and design is carefully crafted with your child in mind.
Brownies Brand aims to provide the best protection and privacy for Mom & Baby. Did you know there are at least nine uses for their covers. Each cover also comes with a drawstring bag and baby hat.
Discount Code: Use coupon code “BMB” for 20% off of your entire order. One per customer.
Bino & Fino
The idea for Bino & Fino cartoon series came about around 2007. The creator of the show, Adamu Waziri, realized that there was a massive lack of true African made children’s educational cartoon shows. The Bino & Fino Cartoon show was created to help rectify this imbalance.
Discount Code: Use coupon code Blackmomsblog1 for 5% off your purchase.
Happy Mango is an eco-friendly store that specializes in products for pregnancy and beyond. They aim to deliver the best in eco-friendly products for your family. They want to show you that going green is affordable and stylish!
Discount: Select inventory has preapplied discounts including $100 off Rava car seats and sales items an additional 15% off.
*Happy Mango store location will be closed on Black Friday and will re open on Small Business Saturday. Online shopping is 24 hours/7 days a week.
Just For Mom
Don’t worry mamas, we haven’t forgotten about you! Here are some products and services just for you!
The BITOBox is on a mission to empower mothers during and after pregnancy. Our success is not simply measured by profit, it is measured by maternal health empowerment. The BITOBox supports maternal health projects and create opportunities for expecting motthers to have a safe childbirth through BITOBox purchases.
Coupon Code: Use coupon code “Cyber40” to take 40% off of any gift box or subscription plan.
Hey Baby ATL
Hey Baby is a 3D/4D ultrasound facility that also offers 2D &3D/4D ultrasound technology. They specialize in capturing images of your baby, providing photos, and other goodies for parents to cherish. They can also capture the sound of your baby’s heartbeat and place it in a stuffed animal of your choosing and capture the image of your baby’s heartbeat and create jewelry from its unique sound wave.
Discount Code: Use coupon code “heybabyholiday” for 40% off a 3D/4D ultrasound session, $5 off all heartbeat animals, and $10 off all heartbeat jewelry.
Dirt Don’t Hurt
Dirt Don’t Hurt’s all Natural Activated Charcoal Product Line is formulated to detoxify your mouth, teeth, face and skin. The unique combination of Earth + Plant Based blends and essential oils turns your everyday routine into an invigorating experience. Let your senses run wild and join the movement!
Discount Code: Use coupon code “HOLIDAY15” for 15% off your purchase.
The Green Laundress
Clean consciously or stay dirty! Your health is depending on it. The Green Laundress is featuring their Multi-Purpose Spray that can be used to clean just about anything from kitchen to counter tops, bathrooms, coffee stained mugs, to mirrors. With a simple ingredient list of distilled water, castile soap, citric acid, and a blend of essential oils, you can guarantee that their products will be safe for you and your entire family.
Discount Code: Use coupon code “GLNOV2017” for special savings between Nov. 20- Nov. 27th.
Keaira Lashae Work Out
Keaira Lashae has over 40 million views and over 550,000 subscribers on YouTube. She helps moms get in shape by offering the Dance Move Werk DVD and Twerk N Tone DVD.
Silky Skin Custard
Buy organic. Buy quality. BUY BLACK. Prevent and remove stretch marks immprove skin elasticity, and get skin as soft as your baby. Silky Skin Custard is a mommy favorite and a must have before, during, and after your pregnancy!
Discount Code: Half off all purchases! Fast shipping.
Fit Fly Fab
We know you’re one busy mama, but now you can stop letting the day get away from you! This cute, stylish planner from Fit Fly Fab makes goals FITPossible. This planner is a proven system used by Lea’s own personal journey, but the idea to turn it into a physical planner came from a great number of women who wanted a system for accountability and consistency. If you want a practical guide to help you with your fit girl goals, pick one up and a cute water bottle to match.
Dan Flow Fashions
Dan Flow Fashions offers the hottest in African fashion. Upgrade your upcoming 2018 collections with trending wear and to make sure you have special looks wherever you go. Dan Flow Fashions also has clothing for children for matching Mommy and Me outfits.
Discount Code: Free shipping on all orders over $75
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