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Review: Diop

On this episode, Doug tried on the Goldie top from Diop, a Diaspora inspired streetwear brand based in Detriot, Michigan. DIOP is a heritage-inspired apparel brand breathing new life into the bright colors and bold patterns of Nigeria’s Ankara fabric. Cofounder and...

Cindsational Creation: All-Natural, Small Batches of Goodness

The college graduation cap Jacinda, founder of Cindsational Creation, wore when she walked across the stage in 2014 read, “Feed the World.” The Food Science major from Macomb, Georgia was making reference to her actual career path, one focused on understanding food...

The Precious Home: Decor Done Right

Many millennials have come to believe that going out is overrated—and too expensive. Dacia Paige recently created The Precious Home, an interior design and candle company, to help her fellow millennials and others better enjoy the place where they probably spend most...

Review: LoAdebar

On this episode, Doug and Danielle tried the Original and Real Dark Chocolate energy bars from LoAdebar, a black-owned energy bar company based in Ooltewah, Tennesee. A long time cycling enthusiast, Norma Maloney, the founder of Loadebar, has spent more than two...

Review: The Enigma Project

On this episode of Boldly Black-Owned, Doug opened up the "For the Culture" Sticker Pack from The Enigma Project. The Enigma Project was created by New Orleans artist Rico Edwards. Check it out:The original acrylic paintings of several stickers featured on this...

Review: Chocolate Kinks and Kurls

Chocolate Kinks and Kurls is a haircare and skincare brand created by Juanita Henderson. In this episode of Boldly Black-Owned, Danielle tests out the Hydrate-Moisturize-Seal trio.

Review: The 1998 Deck

The 1998 Deck is a hip-hop inspired playing cards company founded by graphic designer Khia Jackson. Via the company’s website, you can buy a single deck, buy a discounted combination of various decks, or locate a retailer near you that carries 1998 offerings. In...

Q & A: Logan Kelly

Logan Kelly is a unisex brand based in East Orange New Jersey. We caught up with Logan Kelly's founder, Keenyah Logan, to learn about the brand's growth since its beginnings in 2017. Check out highlights of our Q & A session:What is one of your favorite things...

Review: Ivy’s Tea Co. Sample Set

Ivy's Tea Co. is a pop and hip-hop culture-inspired health brand that specializes in full leaf teas, infused sweeteners, and other related items. Their teas are available for individual purchase, but you can also subscribe to their Trap Tea box, which delivers teas...