Our Online Store is Growing! Get a Peek at What’s In Store

We heard you! So many of you have asked us to make more of our inventory available for online purchase. Especially for our Elan Belles across the country, we want to make as much of our inventory available for online shopping as possible. One of the greatest desires for Elan is to make our clients,

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NETFLIX + CHILL: 4 Black Films to See This Weekend

When I say Netflix and chill I mean it literally. It’s the result of being an introvert with a serious passion for Black people and media. It’s a combination that has resulted in the viewing of a whole lot of films starring people of color thanks to the Netflix subscription I share with my best

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Study Shows Black Kids Less Likely Than whites to Receive Proper Treatment for Pain in ER

But we knew this. I promise you we knew this. As a family dealing with one of the most painful chronic illnesses we know first-hand how race factors into the treatment and care. We’ve spent a great deal of time at the mercy of nurses and doctors, sometimes nearly begging for proper treatment of Sickle

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2015 EMMY’S: A Little Bit of Color, A Long Way to Go

The 2015 Emmy’s happened last night, which is probably why your timeline and newsfeed is filled with congratulations and various expressions of elation regarding Viola Davis’ very newsworthy and historic win. Last night Davis became the first Black woman to win a Primetime Emmy in the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series category. Regina King and Uzoamaka

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NEXT STOP: Tom Joyner Family Reunion

The Elan Dream Team is headed to Orlando for the annual Tom Joyner Family Reunion! For all of our Elan Belles in the Orlando area, stop by the family reunion and check out our booth. As always–mention this post and get a free gift. Better yet, sign up for the Elan Belles mailing list to

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