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17 Apparel Companies You Should Be Shopping Right Now

These black-owned apparel brands are EVERYTHING your closet needs.

We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

1. Amyang Fashun — for African-Inspired apparel and accessories curated by artisans from West Africa.

Founders: Gayima Kanu and Sallay Kanu

Location: Brooklyn, New York

What they sell: men's apparel, women's apparel, accessories, dresses

Top-selling product: The Militant Jacket

Get the Kintu Dapper Shirt for $117 (available in sizes S-2XL).

2. Shop Oasis — for show-stopping handbags, wraps, and other accessories.

Founder: Clara Williams

Location: New York, New York

What they sell: dresses, handbags, wraps

Top-selling product: The Furaha Wrap Dress

Get The Jasmine Clutch for $150.

3. Lukafit
 — for vibrant activewear that'll make your workouts so much fiercer.

Founder: Mbali Ndlovu

Location: New York, New York

What they sell: activewear

Top-selling product: Squat-Proof Legging 

Get the Squat-Proof Legging for $45 (available in sizes S-3XL).

4. Philadelphia Printworks — for T-shirts, sweatshirts, and other apparel that celebrates black history.

Founders: Maryam Pugh and Ruth Perez

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

What they sell: T-shirts, tote bags, sweatshirts, posters, zines

Top-selling product: Chisholm for President T-shirt

Get the Marcus Garvey Collegiate Crewneck Sweatshirt for $35 (available in sizes S-3XL).

5. Royal Jelly Harlem — for gorgeous skirts, dresses, tops, and other apparel in breathtaking prints.

Founders: Maya Gorgoni and Teta Gorgoni

Location: New York, New York 

What they sell: women’s apparel, men’s apparel, accessories, furniture

Top-selling product: Copa Bralettes and Serafina Skirts 

Get the Copa Bralette for $185 (available in sizes XS-M).

6. Stuzo Clothing — for gender-free sweats, T-shirts, sweatshirts which'll have you looking like greatness.

Founder: Stoney Michelli 

Location: Los Angeles, California

What they sell: tops, bottoms, hats, accessories

Top-selling product: Woman Up T-shirt 

Get the Boi | Grl Sleeveless Sweater for $50 (available in sizes S-3XL and two colors).

7. Shirts Be Like — for dope apparel inspired by the greatness that is blackness.

Founder: Charissa Grant

Location: Detroit, Michigan

What they sell: T-shirts, sweatshirts, accessories

Top-selling product: The Most T-shirt

Get the No New Friends T-shirt for $25 (available in sizes XS-4XL).

8. Legendary Rootz —for gorgeous outerwear, sweatshirts, and tees that carry messages of black pride.

Founder: Raven Gibson

Location: Phoenix, Arizona

What they sell: T-shirts, sweatshirts, home goods 

Top-selling product: Protect Black Culture T-Shirt 

Get the Black Girls Are The Purest Form Of Art T-shirt for $25 (available in sizes S-4XL and four colors).

9. Dope On Arrival NYC — for swimwear and other apparel that'll have you ready to shut down the shore.

Founder: Imani B. Johnson

Location: Brooklyn, New York 

What they sell: T-shirts, sweatshirts, swimsuits, accessories

Top-selling product: Black. No Sugar No Cream Mesh Crop Top

Get the Liberation Two-Piece Swimsuit for $75 (available in sizes S-2XL).

10. Adorned by Chi — for fabulous apparel inspired by the brand's magical comic universe.

Founder: Jacque Aye

Location: Dallas, Texas 

What they sell: comics, sweaters, T-Shirts, pins and patches, skirts, hats, bags, paper goods, baby products

Top-selling product: Wakanda Forever T-shirt

Get the Melanin Mermaid T-shirt for $26+ (available in sizes XS-3XL and six colors)

11. Malaika Apparel Co. — for empowering apparel and accessories that'll have you looking like perfection.

Founder: Rita Bunatal

Location: Brooklyn, New York 

What they sell: shirts, sweatshirts, headwraps, accessories

Top-selling product: Fist of Solidarity T-shirt 

Get the Fist of Solidarity T-shirt for $25 (available in sizes S-3XL).

12. Splendid Rain Co. — for dresses, hoodies, and other apparel to make a major statement.

Founder: Olatiwa Karade

Orange, New Jersey

What they sell: sweaters, hoodies, T-shirts, dresses, sweatpants, accessories

Top-selling product: Columbus Was A Murderer Sweatshirt

Get the Don’t Touch My Culture Hoodie for $48.99 (available in sizes S-4XL and 10 colors).

13. Rebecca Allen — for nude pumps and flats that'll change your closest forever.

Founder: Rebecca Allen

Location: Brooklyn, New York

What they sell: pumps and flats

Top-selling product: New Pump in Nude III

Get the New Pump for $250 (available in sizes 6-11 and five colors).

14. HGC Apparel — for vibrant apparel that's a little '90s and a lot of FLYNESS.

Founder: Marcia Smith

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada 

What they sell: T-shirts, sweatshirts, pants

Top-selling product: Black By Popular Demand Jersey 

Get the Black By Popular Demand Hoody for $99.99 (available in sizes XS-3XL).

15. Fly by Knight — for epic sweatshirts and T-shirts inspired by pop culture icons and all things blackness.

Founder: Jamilah Knight

Location: Brooklyn, New York

What they sell: apparel, tote bags, pins, art prints

Top-selling product: Loc Love T-shirt 

Get the “Don’t Touch My Hair” Sweatshirt for $35 (available in sizes S-L).

16. Project 96 — for shorts, jerseys, outwear, and other streetwear sure to make your OOTD amazing.

Founder: Petahjay

Location: New York, New York 

What they sell: T-shirts, jerseys, shorts, pants

Top-selling product: Black Minds Matter T-Shirt 

Get the Black Minds Matter T-Shirt for $65 (available in sizes S-XL).

17. Chris Chanel — for sweatshirts, T-shirts, and accessories that are unapologetically BLACK.

Founder: Christian Williams

Location: Greensboro, North Carolina

What they sell: T-shirts, sweaters, cellphone cases, accessories, baby products

Top-selling product: I Love Hood Niggas Sweatshirt 

Get the Hood Princess Hoodie for $40 (available in sizes S-XL and two colors).

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