Celebrating Inclusivity and Diversity: The Heart of Curly Contessa's Holiday Gift Wrap

Written by Kristin Farmer


Posted on October 22 2023

Christmas is a time of celebration, and it should be a celebration for everyone.🎅🏿✨

Curly Contessa's unique gift wrap emerged from the creative vision of our founder, Kristin Farmer. She noticed a gap in the market, a lack of representation that truly honored the diverse experiences of her friends, particularly Black women. As a designer and illustrator, she decided to take matters into her own hands, crafting watercolor-designed products that beautifully portray Black people. Her mission was simple: to make Black women feel seen, celebrated, and cherished in a world that sometimes overlooked their uniqueness. 🖌️🎨

Seeing yourself in the world, particularly during the holiday season, is more than just a visual representation. It's a profound validation of your existence and a declaration that you are indeed worthy of celebration. 🎉💖

At Curly Contessa, our message is crystal clear: We believe that every individual, regardless of their background, is beautiful, unique, and unequivocally worthy of love. 💕

Our watercolor-designed illustrations not only reflect a vintage era but also serve as a bridge to rekindling the retro iconography of a time when Black people were often excluded. Our mission is to bring these traditions to the forefront, creating new and inclusive holiday traditions that celebrate the richness of our diverse cultures. 🌟🎄
    This holiday season, let's celebrate the beauty and worth of each and every one of us. Curly Contessa's gift wrap is more than just wrapping paper; it's a statement of inclusivity, a tribute to the diversity that enriches our world. Together, we can create a holiday season that truly reflects the spirit of unity and love. 🎅🏿🎄🎁 #InclusiveHolidays #CurlyContessa #RepresentationMatters #HolidayMagic #CelebrateDiversity