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At Swagger, we’re proud to be woman-owned and are all about shaking things up in the corporate swag world. We're fully committed to making diversity and sustainability the new normal in our industry. For International Women's Day, we're not just throwing confetti—we're spotlighting the best brands.

This isn't just any day on the calendar for us—it's a celebration to amplify the amazing women behind some of the coolest, eco-friendliest brands you'll ever come across. These products pack a punch in innovation and kindness to our planet. Choosing these brands means you're not just picking out custom swag—you're casting a vote for a world where women lead the charge in making a real, tangible difference.

So, let's make some noise and celebrate the incredible impact of these women-led ventures. Join the Swagger movement, and let's make this International Women's Day a turning point, one perfect gift at a time. Here are Swagger’s 9 Favorite Women-Owned Businesses.

1. Baggu

Woman wearing The Baggu Cloud Bag in black curated by Swagger.

Founded by Emily Sugihara and her mother Joan, Baggu started with a simple yet revolutionary idea: to create a reusable bag that was both functional and fashionable. Their commitment to sustainability is evident in their use of recycled materials and their efforts to minimize waste.

Swagger’s Fave Product: The Baggu Cloud Bag - Get ready to float through your day with the Baggu Cloud Bag! Whether you're heading to work, the gym, or the farmer's market, it's the perfect lightweight companion. With enough space for your laptop, a change of clothes, or even a bag of oranges (hey, we're not judging!), the Cloud Bag is ready for whatever the day brings. It’s versatile and adaptable—perfect for company swag.

2. Parker Clay

The Bale Sling Bag by Parker Clay curated by Swagger.

Brittany and Ian Bentley established Parker Clay with a mission to create economic opportunities for women in Ethiopia through the production of premium leather goods. Their products are handcrafted by skilled artisans, empowering them to build better lives for themselves and their families.

Swagger’s Fave Product: The Bale Sling Bag - Say hello to the Bale Sling Bag, a cool and versatile accessory named after Ethiopia's breathtaking Bale Mountains. It's made from premium Ethiopian full-grain leather, so you know it's high-quality. You can wear it as a one-strap backpack, sling it across your chest, or carry it at your side for easy access. Plus, it has two zippered pockets for your essentials. Perfect company swag for your everyday adventures!

3. Modern Sprout

Modern Sprout self-watering grow kits with plants curated by Swagger.

Sarah Burrows and Nick Behr started Modern Sprout with the goal of making indoor gardening accessible to everyone, regardless of their space constraints. Their innovative hydroponic grow kits are designed for urban dwellers, bringing a touch of nature to any home or office.

Swagger’s Fave Product: The Hydroponic Grow Kit - This self-watering planter is ideal for growing herbs or small plants indoors, with no soil required. Spruce up any space with Modern Sprout, adding a touch of nature to your corporate branded swag and creating a welcoming atmosphere.


Woman standing on one foot wearing the Reversible Synthetic Vest curated by Swagger.

Sue Timbo founded HEXA Custom with a mission to create sustainable and customizable jackets and vests without sacrificing style. Their shoes are made from recycled materials and are designed to reduce their environmental impact.

Swagger’s Fave Product: Reversible Synthetic Vest - The HEXA Custom Reversible Synthetic Vest is branded merchandise with versatile style and functionality, featuring a double-sided design that allows wearers to switch between two distinct looks while enjoying the benefits of synthetic insulation for warmth and comfort.

On top of that, HEXA is fully customizable and not just with custom branding. Your team can pick out colors and styles to make a one-of-a-kind HEXA that’s all their own. Explore all the options in Swagger’s 2024 Trends Lookbook.

5. Nodpod

A woman wearing The Nodpod Weighted Eye Mask while sleeping in bed designed by Swagger

Melissa Bamberg founded Nodpod to provide a natural solution for better sleep and relaxation. Inspired by the science of Deep Touch Pressure, her weighted eye masks are designed to promote a sense of calm and well-being.

Swagger’s Fave Product: The Nodpod Weighted Eye Mask - This gently weighted eye mask provides soothing pressure to help reduce anxiety and improve sleep quality. Give this branded swag to your team to encourage a restful night's sleep.

6. Flip & Tumble

Woman wearing the Flip & Tumble 24-7 bag designed by Swagger.

Hetal Jariwala and Eva Bauer are the creative minds behind Flip & Tumble. Their vision was to reduce plastic waste by offering a stylish and practical alternative to single-use bags. Their products are designed for convenience and sustainability.

Swagger’s Fave Product: The 24-7 Bag - This reusable bag is lightweight, durable, and can be easily rolled up and stored in your purse or pocket when not in use.

7. UnoEth

Woman stands by a fig tree while wearing the Enku Leather Backpack can be custom branded by Swagger.

Dagne and Xiomara, a father-daughter duo, created UnoEth to showcase the rich heritage of Ethiopian leather craftsmanship. Their handcrafted bags and accessories are made by artisans in Ethiopia, supporting local communities and preserving traditional techniques.

Swagger’s Fave Product: The Enku Leather Backpack - This beautifully crafted leather backpack is both functional and stylish, perfect for work or travel.

8. Ettitude

The Vegan Cashmere Woven Throw Blanket by Ettitude can be custom branded by Swagger

Phoebe Yu, the founder of Ettitude, set out to create bedding that was both luxurious and sustainable. Made from bamboo lyocell, her products are soft, breathable, and eco-friendly, offering a comfortable and conscious sleep experience.

Swagger’s Fave Product: The Vegan Cashmere Woven Throw Blanket - Introducing Ettitude's Vegan Cashmere Woven Throw Blanket—it's like cashmere, but better (and kinder to the planet)! Made from CleanBamboo® fibers, this blanket is super soft, hypoallergenic, and oh-so-luxurious. Whether you're snuggling up at home or on the go, this blanket is your ticket to eco-friendly comfort.

And, they’re also a Certified BCorp so buying from them means you’re not only being environmentally responsible, but ensuring fair working conditions and pay for the creators who made your blanket. Upgrade your cozy custom swag game with Ettitude!

9. Bala

A woman stretching in all white while wearing the pink Bala Bangles curated by Swagger

Natalie Holloway and Maximilian Kislevitz created Bala with the idea of making fitness more fun and stylish. Their weighted accessories are designed to enhance any workout while being mindful of sustainability and aesthetics.

Swagger’s Fave Product: The Bala Bangles - These chic wrist and ankle weights add a touch of style to your workout routine while helping you build strength and endurance. The Bala Bangles take your branded merch to the next level.

At Swagger, we're proud to partner with these incredible women-owned brands. By choosing products from these businesses, you're supporting diversity, sustainability, and creativity in the corporate gifting world.

Swagger brings all your swag needs under one roof. We create beautifully branded gifts, build ready-to-shop swag stores, and take care of kitting, warehousing, inventory, and on-demand shipping. We’re here to partner with you on stylish swag that they’ll want to show off and you’ll be proud to give.

Looking for more company swag inspo? Dive into Swagger’s 2024 Trends Lookbook.

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