I belong to The Wing and have joined a wonderful group of other Female Founders and Entrepreneurs. We’ve compiled a gift guide of wonderful items. Shopping from companies that support women entrepreneurs is a wonderful way to celebrate International Women's Month, or just, you know, go shopping on a Monday! The items are pretty incredible so it is a win-win!!
Gift giving doesn’t need to be stressful—all you need is this handy guide to start the creative ideas and gift-giving juices flowing. Your friend who needs a digital detox? Check. The friend with a skin care addiction? Check. And guess what? They’re female-founded brands to boot.
Keep scrolling to find the perfect gifts for everyone on your gift giving list.
1/ For your daring, stylish Gen Z ladies (or your friends who’re young at heart). Rosie Bold @rosie.bold
Rosie Bold designs playful baubles for babes that are brave, charismatic and wildly independent. Lightning bolt earrings in gold, silver and rose gold make a subtle statement all year long. Shop Rosie Bold here.
2/ For your skincare obsessed friends, something they haven’t even heard of yet—calcium in their lotions & potions. CURA Skincare @curaskincare
Meet RENOVOCEL. A proprietary blend of calcium, caffeine, and green tea by Cura Skincare that delivers real results. CURA is the first and only skincare line focused on the regenerative and reparative benefits of calcium. Shop Awake + Glow Calcium moisturizer here.
3/ For your friend who’s always updating their home with seasonal textiles. SOUKRA @shopsoukra
What is a fouta you say? Made in Tunisia, it’s a 100% cotton cloth with a million uses. Use it as a wrap, a bathroom (or beach) towel, a throw or even a kitchen tablecloth. Shoukra offers access to home décor and fashion from Tunisian designers, and provides a platform for creative entrepreneurs to share their work with the world. Shop Soukra foutas now.
4/ For your friend who needs a meditative boost and daily affirmation of her bad-assery. Modern Theory @modern.theory
Modern Theory makes candles from a unique blend of apricot and coconut wax for a smooth, rich texture that burns cleaner and slower than their soy wax cousins. Buy one from the Womankind Collection this holiday and 5% of sales will be donated to organizations supporting women: The Phoenix Project, Madre, & Homeless Prenatal Program. Shop Modern Theory now.
5/ For your friend who’s always somehow on a beach vacation. Dawne Florine @dawneflorine
Swimsuits that make you look good, feel good and *do* good. That’s what Dawne Florine, founder of her eponymous swimwear line was looking for and couldn’t find… so she decided to take matters into her own hands. Check out their mix-n-match collection sewn by women for women. Shop now.
6/ For your friend who’s always at the latest, trending boutique fitness class. Bloom Bras @bloombras
Made for the curvy confident and healthy woman that’s proud of her body. Bloom Bra provides the most size-inclusive sports bras selection on the market and ensures that all women are given the opportunity to run, bike, jump, punch, or just take a nice stroll with the right level of support and comfort. Shop Bloom Bras.
7/ For your friend with a wicked sense of humor who’s in need of a digital detox (aren’t we all??) Piece Out @pieceoutpuzzles
When was the last time you thought puzzles were sexy. Probably never. But now they are. Piece Out Puzzles are thoughtfully designed for the Instagrammer in all of us who just wants to chill out with a good glass of wine and friends. Spend quality time with yourself, your besties, or the family members you can tolerate this holiday season with a Cuddle Puddle puzzle. Shop now.
8/ For your friend who won’t stop talking about how she’s “really into clean beauty” these days. Love, Indie B. @love_indieb
Help someone kick start or top off their clean beauty collection with The Crystal Grid Gemstone Palette by Love, Indie B. Featuring 12 cosmic inspired shades in shimmer & metallic finishes it’s the perfect addition to your holiday party outfit. Shop the palette here.
9/ For your friend who lives in yoga clothes. YURIYASA @be_yuriyasa
Kitchen safety is important—especially to the novice (and seasoned) home chef. Gift them an oven glove for maximum protection at all times. Ethically sewn in San Francisco with responsibly sourced materials. Shop Loyale now.
11/ Still don’t see anything just right for your gift-giving needs? Handheld Handmade @handheldhm
We’ve got you! Handheld Handmade delivers carefully curated handmade finds directly to text message twice a week. Don’t waste anymore time endlessly scrolling and searching for the latest and greatest indie finds, Handheld Handmade will send them to you! Sign up for Handheld Handmade now.