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29 Beyond Cool Things From Black-Owned Etsy Shops

And by cool, I do mean prepare-to-be-asked-where-you-got-that-a-bunch cool. 😜

While BuzzFeed celebrates Black History Month, we also believe in celebrating the value and contributions of Black people year-round. Please enjoy our BHM-themed shopping lists from BuzzFeed Shopping, the Black entrepreneurs who create these products and services, and know that you can #BuyBlack well beyond this wonderful, dedicated month.

It's officially Black History Month, babyyyyyy! Black History is the jam 24/7/365, but this month is perfect for putting a lil' extra oomph in your quest to shop from more Black-owned businesses.

1. A hand-embroidered Queenin' T-shirt so you'll step out crowned up even when you're dressed down.

model wearing a t-shirt with a gold embroidered crown over a face just showing eyes and very fleeky eyebrows

2. DIY cocktail (or mocktail!) kits for days when you really miss the fun — and deliciousness — of an expertly crafted bar drink. Treat yourself to classics like margaritas and Moscow mules or unique cocktails like Berry Lavender Lemonade. 😋

3. A giant candle (and I do mean giant!) that you'll adore if you're the type to blow through candles on the regular. Here's ONE candle that smells amazing and that you'll be able to keep for — well, look at it — A WHILE.

large oval tin tub (about a foot long)  with a candle inside that has multiple wicks

4. A lovely pair of stud earrings that are (quite literally) cute as a button. Hey you, person who likes statement earrings but hates the dangly kind — these'll be PERF.

5. Black TV Dad socks for folks who grew up enjoying iconic shows like The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Sanford & Son, Moesha, The Jeffersons, and more! (If you could immediately hear their voices and catchphrases upon browsing these faces, then just get the socks fam.)

black and white crew socks with Black TV dads' faces printed all over them

6. African print lampshades for anyone looking to brighten up their space with more colors and patterns because yeah, boring home decor is 10x worse when you're in the house more. Time to wake your dwelling space right on up!

7. A set of colorful bookmarks to help you find your way back in a good, good book that you're reading, baby. Find your way back. Find your way back. (Yes, I just remixed Beyoncé's lyrics for books. And yes, I think she's VERY proud.) 🎶📚

Model's hand holding three bookmarks with bright illustrations of books and a peace sign. They say, "Preserving my peace," "Always reading," and "Read books and grow plants," respectively.

8. Potholders that'll make your kitchen instantly the illest, coolest, most stylish place to be in your home. Who even cares if you cook? These things are just beautiful!

9. A "You Are Loved" mug to sip on some positivity right along with your coffee or tea.

a mug with a watercolor painting style with the words "You are loved" in white on top

10. And! A charm set that'll really turn up tea time. It'll come with a Black yogi tea charm, a steeper ball to hang it from, loose tea samples, and honey candy to further sweeten up your chill sipping session.

11. Pineapple Shea body butter with a yummy tropical scent and ingredients meant to keep that skin popping with nourishing ingredients like jojoba oil, vitamin E, and 100% Virgin Olive Oil.

jar of body butter plus slices of a full pineapple

12. A handcrafted Africa-shaped geode coffee table that'll help bring some of the continent's beauty to your home and an elegant homey feel to that blank space you've had in your living room for far too long.

13. A Pay Black Women ring so your hand will echo your beliefs about Black women being far more deserving than what this bummy pay gap makes room for — in a jiggy, street style mastery way, ofc.

person's tumb wearing a gold ring that's shaped in cursive words saying, "Pay Black Women"

14. Inspirational illustrated notebooks — journaling regularly or planning your day in this beauty is about to be the sweetest part of your self-care routine.

15. A Melanin Magic beanie you'll be perfectly fine wearing dang near every day because of how dope it looks and how easy it is to style. (Just wash the thing every once in a while, will ya?)

five beanies that say "Melanin Magic" on the front. they're in different colors like black, yellow, beige,and brown

16. Macrame wall art to bring some personality to your walls that won't involve browsing through a ton of image-based designs that don't really reflect your aesthetic.

17. Stunning handmade earrings so beautiful that you probs wanna prepare yourself to be ~all ears~ for the many compliments and inquiries about where you found 'em.

model wearing dangling earrings with one circular ivory portion, a clear half circle hanging underneath, and a smaller tortoiseshell half-circle underneath that

18. Handmade personalized cuff bracelets to keep the names of those you love the most super close — on a pretty minimalist design you'll be able to wear with nearly everything.

19. A thoughtful card to express your feelings on a variety of different occasions — in your straight-to-the-point style. Whether it's for a birthday, a congratulatory moment, or just because you wanna tell someone, you know, how dope they are.

a black card that says "You're Dope" in white on the front plus thee white envelope it comes with

20. Beautiful beaded bracelets with designs to match a ton of big moods you'd like to make a small statement about. 💖

21. An adorable Afro puff night-light plug-in to make sure the little BAP in your life has a soft, soothing glow in their room if they're not into sleeping in the dark just yet. Also, it's customizable!

22. A cozy affirmative hoodie for the ones who know they're a woman, phenomenally. Word to the wise and inimitable, Maya Angelou.

woman wearing a gray hoodie that says, "Phenomenal black woman"

23. Body massage oil to ~rub~ some self-care time right into your schedule. You deserve!

three bottles of oil wth flowers all around them and inside them

24. Stackable birthstone rings to add pizzazz to your minimal style whether you just like honoring your birthday or — if you're being honest — welcome one more reason to bring up your birthstone, zodiac sign, and all that fascinating business.

close-up of a lot of rings on one person's finger. There are about 10 and they have a skinny gold band with a tiny round birthstone in the center

25. Affirmative wall print to grace your space with a beautiful ~body~ of artwork.

three art prints with a curvy, plus-size person presenting as female with pink and gold floral print surrounding it. Each print is the same except in a different shade of brown

26. Japanese kumquat lotion that's certainly a must-have because skincare with the nerve to be vegan, Black-owned, and toting an empowering quote like "Reach the sky, you must" on its label? Oh baby, your beauty collection could only improve with the addition.

bottle of lotion sitting on a desk next to sticky notes and clips

27. Mother-daughter bookworm art just bursting with color and beauty — like ridiculously great stories and good times that you have with your own mother figure or plan to create with your daughter.

a mom and daughter wearing colorful clothing and both reading books with colorful birds resting on their shoulders and on one of their hands

28. A natural cork planter to transition your plants from their original store containers and into something that'll look cool and still fit your less-is-more home decor style.

two cylinder-style cork planters with succulent plants in them

29. Cool mini zines featuring icons like Nina Simone and Missy Elliott. They'll make you smile as you go over some of their most beloved lyrics and quotes and then they'll be perfectly beautiful coffee table decor when you're done.

a zine flipped open to show one side of the page with an animated version of Nina Simone wearing a braided updo and large gold dangling earrings and the other side has lyrics of hers written on it

Want more products from Black-owned businesses? Check out Cool Products from Black-Owned Businesses, Black Womxn-Owned Etsy Shops, and our ongoing Minority-Owned Business Gift Guide 2021, which features loads of products by Black entrepreneurs that we think you'll love.

Also, check out and enjoy all of BuzzFeed's Black History Month 2021 coverage!

three animated protestors holding signs that read "Black History Month"

Looking for more stuff to help make your house a home? Check out the best places to buy inexpensive furniture online, the best places to buy couches online, cute home decor you’ll wish you knew about sooner, or check out all of our home content for even more great ideas.

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