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Created as a tribute to Sheila Michaels, who made “Ms.” a thing. A good thing.
20% of profits support Emily’s List
$65, Tessa Bridge
If she’s been meaning to take up embroidery, this might be the kit that gets her started.
$35, Create the Culture
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Male tears are so 2017. Going forward, we’re drinking strong black coffee and Emily McDowell knows it.
$18, Emily McDowell
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A donation in her name to insure girls around the world get educations? Perfection.
Benefits Planned Parenthood and Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund
to create impact for both women’s health and LGBTQ youth.
You can never have to many. Plus, each one helps support Planned Parenthood
so they can continue providing essential heathcare to women.
$10, Shrill Society
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if this isn’t the iconic feminist statement of 2017, we don’t know what is.
$22.95, Brave New World Designs
Equally effective when filled with bourbon or bubbly water.
$44, Love & Victory
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We don’t normally think of beach towels as holiday gifts but we happily make an exception for this gorgeous one
by Gina Gregorio, which supports Emily’s List with 50% of the profits.
Use code ELECT2018 (love that!) for 15% off orders over $50
Tons of fun pouches at this cool shop, but this one says a lot in a single word.
$28, Speakeasy Works
Margaret Atwood’s signature, circa 1986. Prescient.
$375, HasBeane Books
The perfect daily reminder.
$32, Paloma’s Nest
Get free shipping through the end of the year
Edited by Samhita Mukhopadhyay and Kate Harding, featuring 23 leading feminist authors including Rebecca Solnit, Cheryl Strayed, Nicole Chung, Zerlina Maxwell, Jill Filipovic, Samantha Irby, Randa Jarrar. If she doesn’t know them all — she’ll want to.
$16, Word Bookstore
So happy to have discovered Philly artist Nicole Krecicki, who lets you fill your walls with art on upcycled vinyl records
featuring icons as diverse as Patti Smith, Queen Latifah, Siouxie Sioux, Joan Jett and The Go-Gos.
$20, Rainbow Alternative
This line is relevant for so many women, forever and ever.
$55, Heart & Stone Jewelry
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“We Should All be Feminists” $7.95 , Bluestockings Bookstore
“You don’t make progress by standing on the sidelines, whimpering and complaining. You make progress by implementing ideas.”
$10, Radical Dreams
Choose a gift to make in her name: Support women entrepreneurs, help build a girls’ school, ensure healthy babies,
provide blankets or mosquito nets, invest in a small business.
$20 and up, Oxfam America
Don’t let the bastards grind you down. To help ensure they won’t, $2 from each print supports the ACLU.
$15+, The Joyful Fox
Because writing Congress is far more effective than sheetcaking.
Use code HOLIDAY10 for 10% off your first order; or 20% off orders of 4+ items
Launched in 2005 as a progressive, nonpartisan organization raising the visibility, viability and decision-making power of women and girls in media to ensure their stories get told and their voices are heard. Sounds good to us.
’tis the season.
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