12 Black Owned Fashion Brands you need to know Now and Forever!

In light of the current mood of the country, I wanted to shine a light on some great Black Owned Fashion Brands that I have found to have truly amazing pieces!

I have to admit, that as a self-proclaimed Fashion Influencer, I should have taken notice of these designers before such a major situation occurred, but excited for my new found awareness of them!

Some of the pieces may seem a little pricey but when you invest your dollars in quality pieces it’s always worth it!

Check them out!

Christopher John Rogers

This designer is known for his voluminous silhouettes and bright colors.

Lemlem

Created by Liya Kebede, focuses on fashion pieces that are environmentally friendly for women, men and children.

Petit Kouraj

Fashion stylist Nasrin Jean-Baptiste creates wearable art, based out of Haiti and commemorated the love of knitwear, sculpture, and identity.

Cushnie

A luxury women’s ready-to-wear and accessories brand created by Carly Cushnie that celebrates inclusivity.

Victor Glemaud

This Haitian-born designer is known for his use of knitwear and color for all people, genders, races, and sizes.

Undra Celeste New York

Founded by Undra Duncan, known for its on-trend designs, luxurious fabric, and fit.

Andrea Iyamah

Created by Nigerian fashion designer Dumebi Iyamah, is a clothing line inspired by color and ethnic cultures.

Fe Noel

Created by Grenada-born designer Felisha Noel, is a lifestyle brand for women with a love for travel and style.

Thebe Magugu

Founded in 2015 by Thebe Magugu, a young designer based in Johannesburg, South Africa, he creates contemporary pieces for women’s ready-to-wear and accessories, celebrating African cultural roots with a modern approach. Recently seen on Issa Rae in the hot HBO series, Insecure.

Hanifa

Founder Anifa Mvuemba launched Hanifa Clothingin 2012. Its latest collection, Pink Label Congo, was inspired by the “hope of the Congolese spirit.”

Kimberly Goldson

Brightly colored statement pieces created in 2011 by Brooklyn- born sisters Kimberly Goodson and Shelly Powell.

Laquan Smith

Founded in 2013 and known for his sewing and pattern making.

Well after all this research, I’m gonna need to save up my coins so I can add some pieces to my wardrobe! Which brand are you loving?

Share and Be Heard!

Cee You Soon!💜

***This post is not sponsored and all opinions are my very own. All photos from designers’ websites and google.com***

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