Hurray! It's that time of year y'all, every corporation out there will slap a rainbow of their existing products and market to the gays. We're all for it from an awareness perspective, however, if the brands are not supporting, advocating, hiring or promoting folks from the LGBTQ+ community all year long – we. are. out.
As a queer small business, we know and understand that it can be a bit more expensive to shop from a small business like us and yes, the shipping might take longer BUT the community is at the forefront of everything we do, 365 days a year, not just for one marketing campaign.
To help shift the tide this year, we have decided to compile a list of queer-owned businesses from around the world and we need your help to blow it up. Please write your favorite queer-owned businesses in the comments below and we'll continue to add them to what we would love to be, a growing list.
Here goes nothing: