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In order for the fashion industry to effect lasting change, it must not only employ more people from diverse backgrounds, it must also amplify the voices and profiles of those who have been here doing the work and continuously put forth fresh, innovative ideas. Below, we're highlighting 100+ Black-owned companies that fit that bill. They cover everything from affordable jewelry to high-end luxury, and they should definitely be on your radar. (We've also made a list of Black-owned beauty brands that deserve your dollars.) 

This list will be continuously updated — any suggestions for edits, additions or updates are welcome. We'd love to hear from you via email at


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A.Au is a lifestyle brand that works with artisans in Nigeria to make everything from hand-woven market baskets to vibrantly patterned puff-sleeved blouses. 

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Instagram: @alietteny
Founded by celebrity stylist Jason Rembert in 2019, Aliétte excels in bringing a red-carpet feel to cocktail attire and everyday separates. 

Aliya Wanek 
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Instagram: @aliyawanek
Oakland-based label Aliya Wanek makes comfortable clothing using ethical and sustainable production practices. 

Among the Prime
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Instagram: @amongtheprime
Oliver Prime makes everything from cool, one-of-a-kind jackets to python-skin wallets for his Milwaukee-based label, Among the Prime. 

Carlton Yaito
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Instagram: @carltonyaito
New York City-based designer Carlton Yaito creates made-to-order pieces, like jackets, vests, bags and, most recently, pillows and bedding. 

Christopher John Rogers
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Instagram: @christopherjohnrogers 
Christopher John Rogers is a rising star in American luxury, having won the 2019 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund and dressed celebs like Lizzo, Ashley Graham and Tracee Ellis Ross. 

Come Back as a Flower
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Instagram: @comebackasaflower
Los Angeles-based Come Back as a Flower makes hand-dyed and ethically produced garments from 100% recycled materials. 

Continent Clothing
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Instagram: @continentclothing
The family-run Continent Clothing brand will brighten your wardrobe with a range of colorful prints and aims to give back to communities in Africa by providing full-time employment opportunities to local tailors in The Gambia. 

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Instagram: @cushnie
Carlie Cushnie's precise tailoring and sculptural designs have garnered a loyal following, counting Mrs. Obama and Beyoncé as fans. 

Daily Paper
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Instagram: @dailypaper
Based in Amsterdam, Daily Paper draws on the African heritage of its three founders to create distinctive, easy-to-wear clothing. 

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Instagram: @weardiop
Diop reflects designer Mapate Diop's experience growing up as a first-generation American with a strong West African heritage as seen through its use of Ankara fabric. 

Duro Olowu 
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Instagram: @duroolowu
A lawyer-turned-fashion-designer, Nigerian-born Duro Olowu launched his eponymous label in 2004 and has since created coveted patterned dresses that are artful representations of his international background. 

Eastwood Danso 
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Instagram: @eastwooddanso
German-born designer Eastwood Danso is known for combining color palettes that reference his father's Ghanian heritage with monochrome streetwear cues for his eponymous menswear brand, which he launched in 2016. 

Fe Noel 
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Instagram: @fenoel 
Designer Felisha "Fe" Noel's Brooklyn-based label is all about blending Grenadian heritage with understated glamour. 

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Instagram: @fenty
Rihanna's LVMH-backed fashion label Fenty is made up of elevated basics that play with bold proportions and unexpected details. 

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Instagram: @geo_location
Geo Owens interned for Virgil Abloh and worked at Kanye West's design studio before launching his namesake ready-to-wear label in 2016, which uses graphic garments to understand Earth and its natural complexities.

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Instagram: @hanifaofficial
Hanifa became an instant hit after Ciara modeled a bright red pair of its figure-skimming ruffled pants on Instagram. 

Heron Preston 
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Instagram: @heronpreston
A favorite among the Instagram kids, Heron Preston continually redefines workwear and uses sustainability and technology to stay ahead of the sartorial curve. 

Hope for Flowers 
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Instagram: @hopeforflowersbytracyreese
Hope for Flowers, a new ethically- and sustainably-produced line by industry veteran designer Tracy Reese, features a range of cheery womenswear. 

House of Aama
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Instagram: @houseofaama
House of Aama is a lifestyle brand rooted in the ethos of the African continent and diaspora. 

House of Bloom Fashion
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Instagram: @houseofbloomfashion
Launched this September, House of Bloom Fashion specializes in playfully embellished floral frocks for all shapes and sizes. 

Island Tribe
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Instagram: @islandtribe_
Based in California, Island Tribe is a bohemian-style brand committed to fair trade practices.

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Instagram: @jibrionline
Jibri, a plus-size label founded by Jasmine Elder, makes everything from glitzy sequin jumpsuits to classic bridal gowns. 

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Instagram: @kaicollective
Launched in 2016, Kai Collective is a London-based womenswear brand of rich-looking, brightly colored clothing at affordable price points. 

Kendra Duplantier 
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Instagram: @kendraduplantier
In addition to designing well-cut pieces that celebrate the female form, Kendra Duplantier's newly launched namesake label promotes ethical fashion with capsule collections that are produced in limited quantities. 

Kenneth Ize 
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Instagram: @kennethize
LVMH Prize finalist Kenneth Ize works with artisans across Nigeria to preserve centuries-old textile-making techniques that he then transforms into elegantly-tailored, colorfully-patterned suiting. 

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Instagram: @kilentar
A love of Nigerian designers and embellishment led Michelle Adepoju to launch Kílentár, a label that specializes in frilly blouses and corsets. 

Kimberly Goldson
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Instagram: @kimberlygoldson
Founded in 2011 by sisters Kimberly Goldson and Shelly Powell, Kimberly Goldson's brightly colored statement pieces draw inspiration from the different cultures that the designers have encountered on their international travels. 

Label By Three 
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Instagram: @labelbythree
Label By Three garments are designed and handmade in Phoenix, Arizona with a focus on minimalism, sustainability and versatility. 

LaQuan Smith 
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Instagram: @laquan_smith
LaQuan Smith made his New York Fashion Week debut at 21 and has since grown a steady clientele of high-profile celebrities, including Rihanna, Lady Gaga and the Kardashian-Jenner crew, thanks to his feel-good party wares. 

Leimert Park Threads
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Instagram: @leimertparkthreads
Founded by Ashley Sky Walker, Leimert Park Threads is a unisex streetwear brand that is heavily inspired by the urban environment of South L.A., as well as Black culture and historically Black colleges.

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Instagram: @lemlemofficial
Lemlem, founded by spermodel Liya Kebede, is a line of handwoven apparel and accessories, to elevate artisanship and expand production (and jobs) across Africa.

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Instagram: @lionneclothing
Founded by LaToia Fitzgerald in 2018, Lionne is a womenswear label that offers beautifully printed pieces. 

Local European
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Instagram: @localeuropean
Founded by Alexandra Bunch and made in Los Angeles, Local European is brand of elevated streetwear-inspired basics made from deadstock fabrics. 

Maki Oh
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Instagram: @maki.oh
Maki Oh designer Amaka Osakwe has amassed a highly engaged fan base thanks to her distinctive take on artisanal Nigerian fabrics. 

Martine Rose
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Instagram: @martin_rose
Since 2007, British designer Martine Rose has been drawing inspiration from '90s subcultures with her deconstructed silhouettes. 

Michel Men
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Instagram: @michelmendiary
Michel Men is a New York City-based menswear label founded by Whitney Michel, a first generation Haitian American born in Brooklyn. 

Muxe New York
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Instagram: @muxenewyork
Kadeem Alphanso Fyffe founded Muxe New York, a statement T-shirt label, with the intent of creating unisex garments that comment on gender, politics and culture. 

No Sesso 
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Instagram: @nosessola
Italian for "no sex/no gender," No Sesso is a Los Angeles-based brand that champions inclusivity with its fun, whimsical pieces. 

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Instagram: @off_white
Virgil Abloh's Off-White is known for its buzzy collaborations, industrial-themed belts and pricey sweatshirts. 

Orange Culture
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Instagram: @orangecultureng
Orange Culture is an urban streetwear label that uses Nigerian-inspired prints and colors. 

Pantora Bridal
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Instagram: @pantorabridal
Founded by Andrea Pitter-Campbell, Pantora Bridal is an upscale bridal boutique in Brooklyn, NY. 

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Paskho is an eco-friendly apparel brand that specializes in lightweight travel clothes made from luxe-looking performance fabrics. 

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Instagram: @phlemuns 
James Flemons established Phlemuns in 2013 as a denim brand. It has since expanded into a luxe, gender-inclusive ready-to-wear label founded on fair labor practices.

Pyer Moss 
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Instagram: @pyermoss
Kerby Jean-Raymond launched Pyer Moss in 2013 as a fashion label committed to building a narrative about heritage and activism. 

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Instagram: @remusedesigns
Remuse is a vegan, Afro Futurist-inspired clothing label based in Melbourne, Australia. 

Romeo Hunte 
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Instagram: @romeohunte
New York City-based contemporary label Romeo Hunte focuses on powerful outerwear and boasts a strong celebrity fan base, including Zendaya and Gabrielle Union. 

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Instagram: @rue107
Rue107 is an inclusive contemporary fashion brand known for bold prints. 

Samaria Leah
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Instagram: @samarialeah
"It" girls already love Samaria Leah's namesake label of reworked vintage denim, which launched in September 2019. 

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Instagram: @sew_squad
Sewsquad is a DIY fashion brand with a line of easy-to-make sewing and iron-on patterns designed by industry vet Zoey Washington.  

Spencer Badu
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Instagram: @spencerbadu
Toronto-based designer Spencer Badu's eponymous label draws influence from the Bauhaus art movement, architecture and conceptual fashion designers like Rick Owens to create gender-neutral uniforms. 

Stella Jean 
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Instagram: @stellajean_sj_
Haitian-Italian designer Stella Jean makes the kind of playful  pieces you want to wear on vacation. 

Studio 189 
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Instagram: @studiooneightynine
Rosario Dawson and Abrima Erwiah co-founded Studio 189 with the aim to make great clothes, all while empowering women, preserving traditional African crafts and championing sustainability. 

Stuzo Clothing
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Instagram: @stuzoclothing
Designed for the bold at heart, Stuzo Clothing makes gender- and judgement-free garments that have been worn by Ruby Rose, Tiffany Haddish and Lena Waithe. 

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Instagram: @telfarglobal
Winner of the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund in 2017, Liberian-American designer Telfar Clemens makes everyday sportswear and often does so by exploring and reinventing the idea of Americana. 

Thebe Magugu
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Instagram: @thebemagugu
Distinguished by its sharply tailored and powerfully politicized collections, Thebe Magugu's namesake label has risen in the fashion ranks rather quickly after he became the first African designer to win the LVMH Prize for Young Designers in 2019. 

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Instagram: @theophilio 
Edvin Thomspon's Brooklyn-based clothing brand Theophilio combines nostalgia from his childhood spent in Jamaica with New York City culture, resulting in a bevy of joyful ruffled and tie-dyed pieces. 

Threaded Tribes
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Instagram: @threadedtribes
Threaded Tribes is a Ghanaian clothing and collectibles brand, curating sustainably sourced merchandise from the continent, ethically handmade by local artisans and designers.

Tia Adeola
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Instagram: @tiaadeola
Founder Teni "Tia" Adeola created Slashed By Tia from her dorm room while studying art history at The New School in 2017, which is reflected in her Renaissance-inspired designs. 

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Instagram: @tovestudio
Co-founded by Camille Perry and Holly Wright, this London-based brand specializes in modern, feminine clothing. 

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Instagram: @tyrellbrand
Toronto-based womenswear brand Tyrell specializes in slinky, feminine silhouettes that can be worn from day to night. 

Undra Celeste New York
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Instagram: @undracelestenewyork
Undra Duncan's line, Undra Celeste New York, is filled with bold office-appropriate separates for women who want to stand out in the boardroom. 

Victor Glemaud 
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Instagram: @glemaud 
Haitian-born, New York-raised designer Victor Glemaud is known for his vibrant knitwear designs, which he proudly makes for people of all sizes. 

Wales Bonner
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Instagram: @walesbonner
Central Saint Martins graduate Grace Wales Bonner won the British Fashion Award for emerging menswear in 2019. Her fans include the Duchess of Sussex, who wore a custom white sleeveless coat-dress by the designer to present her baby, Archie, to the world. 

Zelie for She
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Instagram: @zelieforshe
With a selection of breezy caftans and billowy maxi dresses, Elann Zelie's Los Angeles-based plus-size label Zelie for She is meant for long weekends at the beach.  


Andrea Iyamah
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Instagram: @andreaiyamah
Founded by Nigerian fashion designer Dumebi Iyamah, Andrea Iyamah is recognized for its unique take on swimwear, which uses vibrant colors and cuts inspired by an array of African cultures. 

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Instagram: @castamira.swim
Castamira is a luxury swim label founded by former Wilhelmina model Chantel Davis. 

Jade Swim 
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Instagram: @jadeswim
Fashion editor-turned-designer Brittany Kozerski started Jade Swim with a desire to bring her minimalist aesthetic to the pool, resulting in a range of classic styles made from luxe fabrics that can be worn from a beach day to a city night. 

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Keva J
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Instagram: @kevajswimwear
Keva J is a bold line of swimwear that focuses on perfecting fit and comfort. 

Melissa Simone
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Instagram: @melissasimoneswim
Melissa Simone swimwear is inspired by '90s supermodels — think hip-bone-grazing, cut-to-there bottoms and teeny triangle bikini tops. 

Mint Swim
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Instagram: @mintswimusa
Actress and model Draya Howard's line, Mint Swim, targets those who want to enhance their curves with high-cut styles in blinding neons. 

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Instagram: @riellibrand
Founded by Arielle Baril in 2019, Rielli is a zero-waste luxury label that specializes in swimwear made of crinkle-cut ribbed material. 

Riot Swim
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Instagram: @riotswim
Riot Swim's body-sculpting one-pieces are made from butter soft nylon and have a seamless finish, easily making them the most comfortable and wearable on the market. 

Salt and Sunscreen
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Instagram: @saltnsunscreen
Inspired by her beachy and bustling hometown of Lagos, Pinghwa Okorie launched Salt and Sunscreen with the goal of providing the perfect fit for different body types. 

Trish Atelier 
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Instagram: @trishatelier
Both a swim and sportswear brand, Trish Atelier makes itty-bitty neon sets. 

Accessories (shoes, bags, eyewear) 

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Instagram: @a.a.k.s
Akosua Afriyie-Kumi founded A A K S, a line of brightly-colored raffia bags, with the goal of sharing her favorite weaving techniques from Ghana with the world while also creating jobs within Africa. 

Asata Maisé
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Instagram: @asata.maise
Best known for mini baguette bags emblazoned with smiley faces, each Asata Maisé piece is handmade from sustainably-sourced reclaimed materials. 

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A recent award recipient for the 2018/2019 CFDA and Accessories Council Elaine Gold Launch Pad Fellowship, Ashya is a New York-based label of luxe leather travel accessories. 

Brother Vellies 
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Instagram: @brothervellies
Brother Vellies employs artisans from the coasts of East and South Africa to handcraft covetable shoes and handbags.

Coco and Breezy Eyewear
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Instagram: @cocoandbreezy
Designers (and twins) Corianna and Brianna Dotson founded Coco and Breezy Eyewear in 2009 and have since created sunglasses loved by Demi Lovato, Chanel Iman, Rihanna, Lady Gaga and Nicki Minaj. 

Flat Fifteen
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Instagram: @flat.fifteen
Flat Fifteen is a handmade mini-bag label from London that sources re-purposed materials. 

Fini Shoes 
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Instagram: @finishoes
Designed in New York and handmade in Portugal, Fini Shoes is a unisex footwear brand that prioritizes comfort and durability. 

Glazed NYC 
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Instagram: @glazednyc
Founded by friends Shelby Macklin and Banna Nega in 2015, Glazed NYC has grown into a line of functional accessories that are rooted in glamour and inspired by trailblazers like Josephine Baker. 

Kendall Miles Designs 
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Instagram: @thekendallmiles 
Kendall Reynolds founded Kendall Miles Designs, a luxury footwear label manufactured in Florence, in 2015 after studying accessories design in Milan. 

Loza Maléombho
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Instagram: @lozamaleombho
Loza Maléombho's footwear celebrates the similarities between Ivorian tribal aesthetics and New York fashion — think chunky PVC sandals decorated with gold plated bronze details handmade by West African artisans. 

Peju Obasa
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Instagram: @pejuobasa
Knitwear designer Peju Obasa uses her vibrant Nigerian roots to create crochet belt bags. 

Petit Kouraj
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Instagram: @petitkouraj
Launched in 2019 by Alicia Keys's former stylist, Petit Kouraj is a line of macramé-fringed carryalls made by artisans in Haiti. 

Salone Monet 
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Instagram: @salonemonet 
Salone Monet is a collection of thoughtfully designed inclusive nude heels, made to highlight all complexions. 

Silver & Riley
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Instagram: @silverandriley
Silver & Riley is a luxury leather goods brand that gives 5% of its sales to entrepreneurs. 

Tree Fairfax 
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Instagram: @treefairfax
Virginia-based Tree Fairfax is a minimal handbag line that hand-cuts and -stitches each bag using locally-sourced, high-quality leather. 

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Instagram: @vavvoune
Founded by self-taught designer Valerie Blaise, Vavvoune is a leather accessories brand created with a mindful team of craftspeople in New York City's Garment District.

Yvonne Koné
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Instagram: @yvonnekone
A graduate of the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Yvonne Koné established her namesake label in 2011, and has since become one of Denmark's preeminent designers of fine leather goods and accessories. 

Zou Xou
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Instagram: @zouxoushoes
New York-based footwear line Zou Xou works with master shoemakers in Buenos Aires and uses premium Argentinean leathers to make sophisticated styles that can be worn from morning to night. 


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Instagram: @auvere_true_gold
Founded by Steven Feldman and Gina Love, Auvere celebrates the art of handcrafted gold jewelry in its purest forms. 

Beads Byaree
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Instagram: @beadsbyaree
From shoulder-grazing brass dangles to extra large hoops, Beads Byaree makes statement-making pieces that are each works of art. 

Bernard James
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Instagram: @bernardjames
Handcrafted in the heart of New York City, Bernard James aims to create a collection of timeless accents made from fine metals, including solid sterling silver, 14- and 18- karat gold, as well as smooth genuine leather.

Bronze & Wool
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Instagram: @bronzeandwool
Handmade in Los Angeles using fine materials, Bronze & Wool is jewelry brand inspired by the ancestral realm and the rich history of the Black diaspora.

Conversations Over Chai 
Shop on Instagram: @conversationsoverchai
Conversations Over Chai sells one-of-a-kind dangle earrings that are made with letter beads and vintage porcelain baubles. 

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Instagram: @daemwatches
Daem is New York City-based watch brand that finds inspiration on the streets of Brooklyn and from artists pushing boundaries all over the world. 

Dixie Graze
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Instagram: @dixiegraze
The affordable jewelry line Dixie Graze offers a range of textured gold chains and architectural charms that are perfect for layering. 

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Instagram: _@edas
The handmade jewelry and accessories label Edas plays with brass wire and wooden beads to create conversation-starting sculptural pieces. 

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Instagram: @epifenejewelry
Retro textured chains and crystal drop earrings are a just a few of the evening-ready jewels you can get from two-year-old label Épifene.  

Gwen Beloti 
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Instagram: @gwenbeloti
Brooklyn-born Gwen Beloti designs an assortment of gold-filled and gold-dipped jewels that can be worn alone or layered and stacked.

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Instagram: @khiryofficial
Khiry is a line of high-end fashion jewelry founded by Jameel Mohammed, a University of Pennsylvania graduate who began designing jewelry in 2014 while interning at Barneys New York. 

Mateo New York
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Instagram: @mateonewyork
Self-taught designer and 2017 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalist Matthew Harris looks to modern art when creating Mateo's ornate pearl and diamond punctuated pieces.

Nandi Naya 
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Instagram: @nandinaya
New York-based jewelry brand Nandi Naya specializes in sculptural pieces. 

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Instagram: @octave_jewelry
Brooklyn-based Octave Jewelry makes pieces inspired by the balance between sharp geometry and soft form. 

Oma the Label 
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Instagram: @omathelabel
Oma the Label specialized in bodysuits before debuting a line of perfectly chunky gold jewels inspired by Zoë Kravitz. 

Serendipitous Project
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Instagram: @serendipitiousproject
Founded in 2019 with the mission to provide a sustainable alternative for trendy jewelry, Serendipitous Project sells handmade-to-order pieces that draw inspiration from classic art and nature. 

Third Crown
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Instagram: @thirdcrown
Husband-and-wife team Kristin and Kofi Essel fuse their love of geometric shapes with the details found in their architectural surroundings to create Third Crown, a gender neutral brand of jewelry. 

Very Last Detail 
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Instagram: @verylastdetail
Nurse practitioner-turned-designer Devenie Robbins launched the Very Last Detail four years ago with the mission to create personalized jewelry that evokes positive messages of self-care. 

White Space
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Instagram: @whitespacejewelry
White Space, a jewelry line founded by Parsons School of Design graduate Khadijah Fulton, specializes in delicate necklaces and earrings that often feature baroque pearls. 

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Instagram: @yam_nyc
Yam's gold-plated beaded necklaces and acrylic pearl earrings are handmade in Astoria, New York using upcycled materials. 

Loungewear and lingerie

Anya Lust
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Instagram: @anya_lust
With a range of delicate lace bodysuits and sheer marabou kimonos, the lingerie label Anya Lust specializes in decadent sensuality. 

Babes and Felines
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Instagram: @babesandfelines
Designed for those who prioritize comfort, Babes and Felines offers a large assortment of curve-friendly loungewear. 

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Instagram: @dayowomen
Dayo's line of loungewear consists of comfy pants made from soft, natural fibers and tops made with built-in breast support and adjustable straps. 

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Instagram: @lasette_
Designed by Shiara Robinson, LaSette's size-inclusive collections are made up of pieces that promote self-confidence. 

Nubian Skin
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Instagram: @nubianskin
Frustrated by the lack of skin-tone choices to go with her ever-expanding wardrobe, Ade Hassan created Nubian Skin to provide the essential underwear needs for people of color. 

Nude Barre
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Instagram: @nudebarre
Nude Barre was born out of the struggle that many Black dancers face when it comes to finding nude hosiery. 

Ruby Love
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Instagram: @shoprubylove
Founded by Black female business leader Crystal Etienne, Ruby Love seeks to revolutionize the Femtech industry and destigmatize menstruation with product collections that include leak-proof period underwear and monthly period kits. 

Savage x Fenty 
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Instagram: @savagexfenty
Rihanna's lingerie line Savage x Fenty celebrates fearlessness confidence and inclusivity. 

TyLynn Nguyen
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Instagram: @tylynnnguyenofficial
Designer TyLynn Nguyen's namesake label boasts a luxurious collection of lingerie and chic sleepwear. 

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Instagram: @unterthingshop
Described as "lingerie for all your self-care moments," Underthing's lace bodysuits are a sexier alternative to your old T-shirts. 

Multi-brand stores and services 

August Raye 
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Instagram: @augustraye
August Raye is an online boutique founded by Kelly Augustine that carries independent designers making clothing in sizes 10 and up. 

In the Black
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Launched in 2019, In the Black is Harlem's Fashion Row's retail platform, which takes the organization's mission of amplifying Black creatives in the fashion industry to new heights. 

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Instagram: @thefolklore
Folklore is an online shopping destination for luxury and emerging African fashion brands. 

Luxe Reloaded 
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Instagram: @luxereloaded
Founded by Nigerian fashion stylist Mariam Aduke Abass in 2018, Luxe Reloaded is a sustainable platform for pre-owned luxury goods. 

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Instagram: @shopmcmullen
Founded in 2007 in Oakland, McMullen is committed to supporting African and African American apparel and home décor designers.

The Narativ 
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Instagram: @thenarativ
Founded by Farai Simoyi of Netflix's "Next In Fashion," The Narativ curates ethically-sourced artisan brands from around the world with the goal of sharing their narratives and promoting traditional craftsmanship.   

Roxanne Carne
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Instagram: @roxannecarne_stylist
Roxanne Carne is a personal stylist who offers her services to clients looking to refine their wardrobe. 

Sincerely, Tommy
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Instagram: @sincerelytommy_
Sincerely, Tommy is a Brooklyn-based concept store focused on spotlighting emerging womenswear and lifestyle brands. 

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Instagram: @t.a.newyork
Founded by Telsha Anderson, T.A. is a concept store that sources luxury product from all over the world. 

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Instagram: @shopthrilling
Founded by female entrepreneur Shilla Kim-Parker, Thrilling is a digital marketplace for vintage shopping sourced from local stores across the U.S. 

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Instagram: @hellowyowie
Yowie is a home and lifestyle shop that curates small collections from independent artists and designers. 

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Instagram: @experiencezazaii
Founded by editor Isoken Ogiemwonyi in 2009, Zazaii offers a modern curation of affordable clothes from both emerging and established labels. 


HBCU Pride & Joy Children's Boutique
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Instagram: @hbcupridejoy
Founded by Dr. T. Nichole Phillips and her sister LaShanta, HBCU Pride & Joy Children's Boutique offers future HBCU graduates with tot-size collegiate apparel. 

Kido Chicago
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Instagram: @kidochicago
Two Chicago creatives launched Kido Chicago to celebrate their blended family and share the affirmations they give to their children with others. 

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