BrickRose Exchange

Looking for somewhere to hold your next event in the DMV area? Look no further because BrickRose Exchange has the perfect venue for you. It was all started by a black female visionary, Bianca Jackson, who wanted to create a space that is based on love and appreciation for connecting people. Her mission is “toContinue reading “BrickRose Exchange”


All of you with furry friends will love this dog food truck, Woofbowl! Not only does their dog food look similar to human food, but it’s healthy as well. Woofbowl strives to provides fast food exclusively for dogs that has quality ingredients. The founders are a couple from Milwaukee that are parents to two dogs.Continue reading “Woofbowl”

The Spice Suite

You know that the key to some good food is the spice that you throw into it. Find your new favorite spice to bring your food to the next level at The Spice Suite where “Food is Fashion”. And who knows best how to spicin’ up some food than a black woman. The Spice SuiteContinue reading “The Spice Suite”

Big Dee’s Chicken & Waffles

Calling all my foodies! You know there’s nothing better than a good brunch. Big Dee’s Chicken & Waffles puts a delicious spin on classic brunch dishes. Big Dee is a traveling chef that does catering, private chef services, and even serves through UberEats. He also offers private dinner bookings. You can choose between pickup andContinue reading “Big Dee’s Chicken & Waffles”

Boombox Boxing Club

“Our mission is to empower and inspire, while making the health benefits of boxing-inspired training accessible to all fitness levels and backgrounds.” Boombox Boxing was founded on “a love for music, boxing, and community”. Reggie and Angela have created a unique workout experience that is a fusion of hip-hop, street culture, and boxing. Their classesContinue reading “Boombox Boxing Club”

The Butterland

Keep your hair and skin glowing! The Butterland has all your hair and skincare needs from homemade leave-in conditioner to beard oil. This company was started by Paris when her daughter Sydney was going through chemotherapy. Paris couldn’t find products that would repair her daughter’s hair so she decided to create her own. It startedContinue reading “The Butterland”

Sankofa: Video, Books, & Cafe

Sankofa is a black-owned bookstore that has a wide range of media products. Within their store they have comic books/graphic novels, audiobooks, films, and much more. You can either order from their website or visit their store to purchase items. If you’re looking for somewhere chill to read a book and have a snack theContinue reading “Sankofa: Video, Books, & Cafe”

Beyond Basics29

FashionNova isn’t the only place to find stylish fits that will have your friends asking where you got it from. Beyond Basics29 has a variety of clothing that can bring your wardrobe to the next level. You can find any type pf clothing on their website such as dresses, sets, and jumpsuits. They also offerContinue reading “Beyond Basics29”

Adore Shonta’ Beauty

Adore Shonta’ is owned by a “Momtrepreneur” that wanted to provide for “ALL women from all walks of life”. She wants to make each women that has on one of her products feel “Be-YOU-Tiful”. On her website she offers lip gloss and eyelashes that can be shipped to her customers. Her lashes are 100% minkContinue reading “Adore Shonta’ Beauty”

Artistry of Ashley Joi

Looking to feed your creative side? Looking for some art that reflects who you are? Ashley Joi Whitley is an amazing abstract painter that has an unique style that incorporates “mixed-media elements with traditional painting techniques”. The primary subjects of her artwork are women of color and she loves to depict their beauty in unforeseenContinue reading “Artistry of Ashley Joi”