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43 Stylish Things From Black-Owned Businesses

Gorgeous clothes, shoes, jewelry, and accessories so you can buy Black from head to toe.

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While BuzzFeed celebrates Black History Month, we also believe in celebrating the value and contributions of Black people year-round. Please enjoy our BHM-themed shopping lists from BuzzFeed Shopping, the Black entrepreneurs who create these products and services, and know that you can #BuyBlack well beyond this wonderful, dedicated month.

Unless otherwise specified, all sizes in this post are listed in women's.

1. A cheerful cotton sundress printed with a whole village of adorable and colorful houses that'll surely make you ~the talk of the town~ when you head outside in it this spring. Plus, it has POCKETS!!!

The business owner wearing the white, breezy, flared, short-sleeve dress with ruffle collar and sleeves. It hits at the knee
The Tiny Tassel

This cuteness is from The Tiny Tassel, a woman-owned, Charleston-based business that specializes in cheerful accessories (often featuring, yup, tassels) and clothes (handmade by the founder's mom!).

Get it from The Tiny Tassel for $128 (available in sizes XS-3XL).

2. Brass and acetate starburst statement earrings to add a ~burst~ of fun to any look, even if it's just a tee and jeans.


They're from a woman-owned, Seattle-based shop!

Promising review: "These earrings are even more beautiful in person! I ordered one set in pink and one set in blue and I can’t even decide which I like better! Happy to support Asa and her small biz! She’s so sweet and the handwritten thank you note is a nice touch!" —Trisha

Get them from Laceandpearlsjewelry on Etsy for $38 (available in three colors).

3. A knockout lace lingerie set available in several shades so you can find the perfect nude for you. Go ahead — dance in the mirror and check yourself out. How can you not??

Model wearing the brown bra, garter, and panties
Love, Vera

This woman-owned lingerie brand is dedicated to inclusivity and increasing the representation of Black women in the fashion industry.

Get the whole set for $98, or just the bra for $58 (available in sizes 32A-44DDD), just the garter for $24 (available in sizes S/M-3X/4X), and just the thong for $16 (available in sizes S-4X), all from Love, Vera. Find it in nudes for more skin tones here.

4. An eye-catching turquoise three-band ring that'd look equally fabulous on its own or stacked with your other fave baubles.

Model wearing the turquoise and cubic zirconia ring
Ben Oni

This versatile jewelry brand is also woman-owned!

Get it from Ben Ŏni for $34 (available in sizes 5-7).

5. A beautiful string of waist beads handmade in Ghana and designed to serve as an empowering and confidence-boosting finishing touch to any outfit.

Miss EmpowHer

Founder Caitlyn Kumi is a student at UNC Chapel Hill and started her business with the goal of supporting other women and promoting body positivity. The company employs female business owners in Ghana to produce their products and young women interested in business with their internship program, plus helps women-led organizations fundraise through their Women Supporting Women program. The beads themselves celebrate West African heritage and come in different colors, all with different symbolic meanings (read about all of them here).

Get them in gold from Miss EmpowHer for $15.99. Find more colors here.

6. A mint utility jumpsuit sure to have you pastel-ing all your friends that separate tops and bottoms are overrated.

model wearing the short-sleeve collared jumpsuit
Lilly's Kloset

Lilly's Kloset founder Kemetria Lilly started her awesome and affordable online fashion business with just $2,500!

Get it from Lilly's Kloset for $78 (available in sizes S-L).

7. A show-stopping (and sustainably produced) floral and leopard statement dress, which, full disclosure, I saw on Instagram a couple of months ago and have honestly not stopped thinking about since. You'll make an equally lasting impression on everyone who sees you rocking it.

The puff-sleeve flared leopard dress with a V-neck and exposed front zipper detail
Autumn Adeigbo

Autumn Adeigbo is a woman-owned designer fashion brand and my current style obsession. Her bold, cheerful, and glam clothing is made to order in female-owned factories and facilities and her pieces have been rocked by the likes of Amanda Gorman, Kerry Washington, and Mindy Kaling. Hi yes hello, I would like to join the club.

Get it from Autumn Adeigbo for $565 (available in sizes 0-16).

8. A fierce leopard print sports bra and bike shorts set that's exactly what your quarantine wardrobe (quardrobe?) needs, whether you're working out or just working out what to binge-watch next.

Model wearing the blue and black leopard set
Eclectic Bella

This LA-based, woman-owned business stocks several cute athleisure sets and other stylish clothing, too!

Get it from Eclectic Bella for $57 (available in sizes S-XL).

9. A genius convertible color-blocked swimsuit with long straps that can be tied in all kinds of different ways to make it look like a new piece every time.

Two models wearing the blue, orange, pink, purple, and yellow one-piece suit different ways. One is wearing it in a one-shoulder style while the other has the straps tied into a sweetheart neckline

The Brooklyn-based shop links to a video of five ways to tie it here.

Promising review: "Absolutely love this unique, versatile bathing suit. It’s well-made and you can wear it so many different ways. I love it." —Chantette Stallworth

Get it from Nakimuli on Etsy for $120 (available in sizes S-3X).

10. A luxe Brandon Blackwood vegan leather tote that checks all the boxes: Black-owned brand ✅, animal friendly ✅, fits all your stuff ✅, versatile color and shape, with a detachable cross-body strap ✅, and lends a cool, designer finishing touch to every outfit ✅.

Designer Brandon Blackwood with the rectangular brown top-handle tote with a flap with an exposed zipper detail
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Brandon Blackwood is known mainly for his iconic ESR bag, a mini tote emblazoned with the words "END SYSTEMIC RACISM." Not surprisingly, those are all currently sold out 😭 (I want the lilac one!!!), but his other bags are gorgeous too. As someone who doesn't wear leather or other animal products, I'm so glad he offers several fabulous faux options!

Pre-order it from Brandon Blackwood for $320 (also available in green here).

11. An absolutely epic Hanifa robe dress you can rock as a coat, a dress, a sweater, a's pretty much everything you could ever want it to be and more. Whatever type of garment you decide to wear it as, it's here to help you make a dramatic entrance.


Sarah Jessica Parker wore the purple version of this beauty last fall and yes, I have thought about it at least once a week since. Hanifa is a woman-owned, Baltimore-based label known for its knits.

Get it from Hanifa for $209 (available in sizes XXS/XS-L/XL and in seven colors).

12. Unbelievably adorable gummy bear earrings that'll serve as perfect ear candy, even if your orthodonture prevents you from enjoying the real thing (I feel you).

The gummy bear-shaped drop earrings in pink, purple, and orange

They're from a queer-owned, LA-based shop that specializes in fun and quirky earrings!

Get them from InsomniaCraftShop on Etsy for $6 (available in nine colors).

13. A super stylish pair of Pyer Moss sweatpants, because how can the college logo sweats you've spent most of quarantine in ever hope to compete with a pair designed by a brand that the actual Vice President, Kamala Harris herself, has rocked? How, I ask???

Model wearing purple-y blue sweats with yellow drawstring and embroidery at the knees that reads "Pyer Moss"
Pyer Moss

Pyer Moss was founded by Haitian-American designer Kerby Jean-Raymond, who made the incredibly chic coat VP Harris wore the night before the inauguration and who responded to the pandemic by financially assisting struggling small businesses and turning his office into a PPE donation hub.

Get them from Pyer Moss for $225 (available in sizes XS-XXL). Find more colors here.

14. A positively gorgeous pastel purse with a chunky chain strap and luxe faux-scale texture you'll want to ~croc~ with all your outfits.

Hand holding the small aqua bag with top flap and chain link handle
Lilly's Kloset

Get it from Lilly's Kloset for $42. Find more colors here.

15. A super cool and sustainable pair of upcycled overalls that are actually made from two pairs of old jeans cut up and sewn together, and the straps are vintage suspenders. Yeah, when it comes to creativity, these rule ~overall~ your attempted quarantine craft projects.


This awesome Milwaukee-based upcycled clothing shop is also woman-owned! Since these cuties are made to order, you can message the seller your measurements for a custom fit.

Promising review: "I honestly cannot praise Maria enough. Not only are her clothes super cute, well-made, and sustainably produced, but she is also such a generous and communicative seller and asked lots of questions to make sure everything fit. When the overalls ended up not fitting, she was incredibly patient and understanding and made the needed adjustments. I’ve never had such a great Etsy experience — I can’t wait to buy more from her!!" —Maya

Get them from Sustainablemaria on Etsy for $165 (available in sizes 0-20).

16. A lilac cropped, croc-effect jacket with major shoulders that are giving me major '80s vibes. Add some high-waisted ripped jeans and playlist heavy on Tina Turner and Madonna to complete the vibe.

Model wearing the one-button, tie-waist jacket
Girl Next Door

Girl Next Door is a woman-owned, Atlanta-based brand founded by Synahia Tigner.

Get it from Girl Next Door for $62 (available in sizes S-L).

17. And some geometric lavender statement earrings to complete the aforementioned '80s rocker aesthetic.

Model wearing the drop earrings featuring lavender plastic triangle and half-oval shapes and gold-tone fringe

This Chicago-based, woman-owned shop stocks so many fun statement earrings, you won't be able to pick just one pair! Plus, they're offering 15% off throughout Black History Month.

Get them from Vintageroyalty on Etsy for $40.80 (originally $48).

18. A beautiful handmade chain-strap purse in a luxe fabric like velvet or lace you'll be willing to replace your basic neutral carryall with in a heartbeat.


This awesome Black woman-owned shop specializes in African-inspired (and, in the case of these gorgeous bags, African-made) clothes and accessories.

Get the velvet one or the lace one from AnkaraNimi on Etsy for $105 (originally $150). There are limited quantities available in each style, so check out all the shop's bags here.

19. A hot hot hot one-shoulder bodycon dress here to help you ~shoulder~ the burden of looking so fabulous.

Model wearing the blue knee-length dress
Kloset Envy

Kloset Envy is a woman-owned business based in LA.

Get it from Kloset Envy for $72 (available in sizes XS-XL). Find it in more colors here.

20. An instantly recognizable Sergio Hudson belt for anyone (read: everyone) who couldn't take their eyes off of the best part of Michelle Obama's outfit at the inauguration. You can pop this over even your most inexpensive clothes to make 'em look like a million bucks (or worthy of a former FLOTUS).

The wide black leather belt with large gold buckle
Sergio Hudson

Michelle had actually rocked this cool designer multiple times before Jan. 20, and other celebs like Amal Clooney, Ariana Grande, and Demi Lovato have worn him, too.

Pre-order it from Sergio Hudson for $295 (expected to ship by March 30; available in 10 lengths). Find more colors here.

21. A posh Blair Waldorf-inspired beret with a lace-up detail that's made for lunch on the Met steps...or on the steps of your porch. Either works.

Fibs and Fables

This woman-owned, D.C.-based small business focuses on creating gorgeous hats and hair accessories to help people of all hair types feel fabulous.

Get it from Fibs and Fables for $18 (available in two colors).

22. A fun, colorful, and amazingly affordable ring that makes a statement, but is versatile enough to serve as your signature piece for everyday wear.

hand wearing the chunky, rounded rings in blue, green, and purple
Sweet & Good

BuzzFeed Shopping editor Rachel Dunkel has one of these and loves it! Sweet & Good is a woman-owned shop based in Hyattsville, Maryland.

Get it from Sweet & Good for $13 (available in six colors; fits up to a ring size 8).

23. A standout Kente knotted headband you should ~knot~ hesitate to pull on before every Zoom meeting to instantly make it seem like you put some effort into your look (even if you got out of bed approximately seven minutes ago).

Models with different hairstyles wearing the colorful knotted headband
Cloth and Cord/Amazon Handmade

Cloth and Cord is a Texas-based shop specializing in African-inspired accessories.

Promising review: "Beautiful, vibrant, and well-made. I’ve received so many compliments on my headband. I often get headaches if I wear a headband, (especially the ones that have an attached elastic band), so I was skeptical. Pleasantly surprised — I’ve worn this headband since 8 this morning and it’s almost 6 p.m. and no headaches!! Repeat buyer." —KGB

Get it from Cloth and Cord on Amazon Handmade for $23.50.

24. A romantic tulle skirt here to help you live out your Carrie Bradshaw fantasies — just add heels, a cami, and a bus ad with your face on it.

A model wearing the dark gray knee-length skirt

This shop, which specializes in tulle and bridal pieces, is also woman-owned!

Promising review: "Loved this wonderful Black woman-owned company. I was able to have a wonderful 40th birthday photo shoot with this gorgeous skirt." —blalockt1

Get it from Thelotusbloomco on Etsy for $157 (available in sizes 0-16 and in seven colors).

25. Groovy cat-eye shades that'd look especially meow-velous paired with statement earrings and bold lipstick.

A model wearing the orange tortoise-effect shades
Coco and Breezy

This luxe sunglass brand is run by pair of twin sisters who are serious triple threats — when they're not making the perfect pair of splurge-worthy frames, they're also DJs and artists.

Get them from Coco and Breezy for $285.

26. A vegan, sustainably produced Voni bucket bag with badass chain details sure to score you a whole bucket of compliments.


The label was founded Jevoni McAllister, a nurse and handbag enthusiast who wanted to create an eco-friendly label with more inclusive marketing than other purse brands. Learn more about the LA-based, woman-owned brand's ethical manufacturing process here.

Get it from Voni for $95. Find more colors here.

27. A cool leather-paneled tie here to prove anyone who's ever thought a suit and tie was a boring look wrong. This pick will stand out in a sea of plain colors and paisley in even the most professional environments.

The houndstooth tie with a brown leather tip

This shop specializes in wonderfully quirky handmade neckwear.

Get it from BoldFoldz on Etsy for $49.99.

28. A breezy and bold shift dress handmade in Nigeria and made to help you feel like your most fabulous self. ✨

A model wearing the green, red, black and orange dress with short puff sleeves and a knee-length ruffle hem
Cee Cee's Closet

It's from a woman-owned brand that specializes in headwraps, clothes, and more made from gorgeous African textiles.

Get it from Cee Cee's Closet for $130 (available in sizes S-2X). Find more prints here.

29. Fun tortoise and tassel hoops sure to steal the scene on your next Zoom call. Who cares if no one can see you below the shoulders? These are the only part of your outfit that matters.

The scalloped tortoise hoops with purple tassels and another pair with light blue tassels
The Tiny Tassel

Get them from The Tiny Tassel for $34 (available in nine tassel colors).

30. An effortlessly cool asymmetric neckline sweater for a layering piece that speaks for itself. Why hide it under a jacket when just this + high-waisted jeans + a collar necklace + heeled booties = an Insta-worthy outfit?

Model wearing the tan long-sleeve thin sweater with an asymmetric V-neckline

It's by Victor Glemaud, a Haitian-American fashion designer who in addition to creating his own label has worked for brands like Paco Rabanne and Tommy Hilfiger.

Get it from Intermix for $375 (available in sizes P-XL).

31. A Grace Eleyae satin-lined beanie that may look like a regular cute and cozy winter hat, but has a secret superpower — it'll protect, not damage, natural hair.


The satin helps retain moisture and reduce breakage-causing friction, and can even help distribute the natural oils in your hair. The brand, Grace Eleyae, is a woman-owned business that specializes in accessories that are both protective and stylish!

Promising review: "Love it! Absolutely my favorite hat. It's high quality and fits well even over my weave. Love, love the satin silky lining. I want one in every color." —Kesha

Get it from Amazon for $39.90, and find more Grace Eleyae caps here.

32. A high-fashion pair of Chelsea Paris mules to finish every ensemble — from dresses to jeans — with a style icon-worthy twist.

Model wearing white high-heeled, open-toe mules

Chelsea Paris is a designer shoe label created by Theresa Ebagua and inspired by her African roots. Her shoes are sustainably produced, using vegetable tanned leather and cruelty-free, organic glue and dye, plus the brand donates to a different charitable organization each season. And as for this particular pair? Zendaya actually wore the blue version of these babies in a photoshoot for InStyle last year! 🤩

Get them from Chelsea Paris for $325 (available in sizes 6-10 and in four colors) or Shopbop for $325 (available in sizes 5-11 and in two colors).

33. An absolutely awe-inspiring polka dot robe top with voluminous sleeves ready to pump up the ~volume~ on your spring wardrobe. This with jeans? *Chef's kiss*.

Model wearing the green polka dot hip-length robe with long tie belt and poofy sleeves in green with mint polka dots
Fe Noel

This fashion masterpiece is the work of Brooklyn-based Grenadian designer Felisha Noel.

Get it from Fe Noel for $498 (available in sizes XS-XL).

34. A "Phenomenally Black" tee you'll want to rock so often, you might want to buy two (so you can still wear it even when one's in the wash!).

Model wearing the black short sleeve tee that reads "Phenomenally Black" in white letters

You've probably seen tees by this brand, which works to raise awareness for all sorts of social justice issues, rocked by tons of celebs on your social media feeds. The idea for the designs came from Maya Angelou's "Phenomenal Woman" poem, and the badass founder, Meena Harris, has an aunt who is quite famous and influential too (her name is Kamala).

Get it from Phenomenal for $35 (available in unisex sizes S-3XL).

35. A glam cocktail ring to make your fresh mani look even more fabulous — and I bet you didn't even think that was possible.


This woman-owned shop specializes in metal minimalist jewelry.

Get it from Thepinklocket on Etsy for $49 (available in sizes 5-12).

36. A splurge-worthy pair of Agnes Bethel heels that are pretty much the hottest pair of pumps you'll ever see. Christian Louboutin who?

A model wearing the ankle strap stilettos colorblocked with red, black, and leopard. the ankle straps have a gold turnlock fastening
Agnes Bethel

Agnes Bethel shoes are all handmade in Italy and designed by married couple Justice and Leslie Bessent.

Get them from Agnes Bethel for $625 (available in sizes 35-43).

37. An iconic Telfar logo belt, because even though the NYC-based line designed by Telfar Clemens sells out of its It bags seconds after they're dropped, doesn't mean you can't still score one of its instantly recognizable accessories.

The green leather belt with silver logo buckle

Get it from Telfar for $95 (available in unisex sizes XS/S-M/L).

38. An OMG-worthy pair of hypo allergenic, stainless steel, gold-plated hoops with charms depicting sneakers so cool, your feet might get jealous.

The large hoops with charms that look like red and white Nike high-tops
Hoop Mobb

Hoop Mobb is a woman-owned, Detroit-based business that, as the name suggests, specializes in perfect hoop earrings. The charms are interchangeable, so you can customize your pair with any of their cute designs.

Get them from Hoop Mobb for $28.

39. A burnout-effect velvet robe ideal for layering and/or lounging in luxury.


It's by Zelie for She, an LA-based, woman-owned brand dedicated to creating glam plus-size clothing. They just launched their Nordstrom line on February 5!

Get it from Nordstrom for $129 (available in sizes 1X-3X and in two colors).

40. Bold, checked, closed-toe mules sustainably produced in Nigeria with traditional Aso Oke cloth. These babies will turn a basic top-and-wide-leg-jeans combo into a standout outfit the second you slip them on, so you can feel great about your OOTD from an ethical *and* fashion perspective.

The high-heeled orange, white, and blue mules

Shekudo is a woman-run brand that locally sources most of its raw materials and uses leather that is left over from other uses or a meat industry byproduct to reduce waste. Plus, $5 from every order helps train local women to be shoemakers. Supporting the economy, women, and the planet with one pair of cute shoes — you love to see it.

Get them from Shekudo for $265 (available in sizes 36-43)

41. A sweet Savage x Fenty cropped henley you can pair with PJ shorts or high-waisted jeans — as long as RiRi-level attitude is also part of the outfit.

A model wearing the long-sleeve, super cropped top in pale pink

It's 100% cotton and machine washable!

Get it from Amazon for $39 (available in sizes 1X-3X).

42. Stellar statement earrings featuring a horse frolicking among the moon and stars to add a little fantasy to an otherwise simple look.

model wearing the large gold earrings that graze their shoulder
We Dream In Colour

We Dream In Colour is a woman-owned, Massachusetts-based brand that makes tons of gorgeous statement jewelry.

Get them from We Dream In Colour for $300.

43. A retro-chic plaid midi skirt (with *pockets*) that's made to order, for anyone who loves dressing on-trend but is so over fast fashion. This baby with a moto jacket and booties? I'm drooling.

Model wearing the green plaid A-line skirt with an elastic waist

Barkwood is an LA-based, woman-owned brand.

Get it from Barkwood for $295 (available in sizes XS-5X).

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The reviews used in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

Want more products from Black-owned businesses? Check out Cool Products from Black-Owned Businesses, Black Womxn-Owned Etsy Shops, and our ongoing Minority-Owned Business Gift Guide 2021, which features loads of products by Black entrepreneurs that we think you'll love.

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