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50 in 50: Black Women-Owned Online Brands To Support
In the words of our girl Issa Rae, “we’re rooting for everybody Black.” But we’re especially rooting for Black women bosses as we continue to celebrate Women’s History Month.
If you want to add some new Black-woman owned brands to your regular shopping routine, check out this list that we’ve curated.
Sai Sankoh resort wear blends vintage style and modern fashion to produce kaftans, dresses, skirts, wide-leg pants, and jumpsuits in bold, colorful prints and flowing fabrics.
Created by a Forbes Next 1000 honoree, Glammed Naturally produces high quality 100% natural, organic hair care products to promote a healthy scalp and nourished, growing hair. The brand offers a complete line of shampoos, conditioners, oils, butters, vitamins, and rinses.
Kulture Karaoke is a hip-hop and R&B karaoke card game. Players pull cards and pick a song to perform based on the category, for example a ‘turn up song’ or a ‘song where the remix was better than the original.’
Claws for the Culture offers luxury press on nails that come in a variety of design, shapes, and lengths. Their nail sets are versatile and reusable, and can be customized to your style and preference.
BridgeParker creates unique made-to-order luxury handbags in quality materials, such as leather and calf hair. In honor of the influential Black men in her life, the designer, Shari, has named some of her bags after them.
Designed by a mother of four, Pooters organic cloth diapers are crafted with durable natural cotton, hemp, and bamboo fibers. The company prioritizes customer satisfaction, and backs its products with a six-month warranty promising free returns and a full refund if you’re not completely satisfied.
Kiss Kande offers an array of beauty products including body butters, scrubs, perfume, body wash, and bubble bath. The company’s cosmetics line features lip gloss, lipstick, eyeshadow, nail polish, and highlighter in bright and shimmering colors.
So So Shanel provides quality mink lashes to fit any look and any occasion. The brand also offers the So So LashBox, a monthly lash subscription box.
Not only does Effie’s Paper sell beautiful, trendy stationery sets, notebooks, and desk accessories. The company also offers mugs, shirts, masks, keychains, makeup pouches, and even barrettes that aim to uplift women with featured slogans such as ‘Black Girl Magic’ and ‘The Future is Female.’
Sweet Reasons Apparel makes custom socks for the whole family available in a variety of themes, from your favorite sports team or cartoon character to cultural appreciation or survivor awareness.
Sova The Label is a luxury lifestyle brand striving to bring affordable luxury to today’s fashion forward consumer. Their website offers wearable fashions and will soon feature custom lifestyle luxury, including home decor for luxe tastes.
Canada-based Zola Blvd offers a variety of statement footwear for the modern woman with class. Visit their website to check out their signature mules and other styles.
Arewa is a lifestyle brand that aims to normalize luxury. The company sells beautiful scarves to complement all skin tones, as well as earrings, pantry labels, and hand-poured soy candles. With every scarf purchase, Arewa donates £1 to supporting education for young girls.
The Landed Gentress offers a variety of soaps, tonics, oils, body butters, and other natural personal care products. A certified master herbalist, owner Lady Danni Morinich is a member of the American Herbalist Guild and the National Association of Holistic Aromatherapists.
Estelle Colored Glass creates “jewels for your table” in the form of luxury hand-blown colored glass cake stands and stemware. The glassware comes in a variety of beautiful jewel tones and soft pastels.
Tosier Chocolate offers handmade quality chocolate products. The company sources its cocoa beans from Belize, Haiti, Colombia, and Ecuador, and its chocolate bars have won awards from the Academy of Chocolate.
54kibo is a Brooklyn-based home decor company offering contemporary African designs for the modern home. Check out their unique and eclectic furnishings, rugs, tableware, pillows, baskets and more.
Limitless Credit Consulting provides credit consultations and restoration, and can help you remove negative accounts and/or acquire a trade line to help boost your score.
With her poppin’ curls and chocolate skin, Healthy Roots’ Zoe doll is a toy little Black girls can identify with and see themselves in. The toy company’s goal is to create dolls and storybooks that empower young girls and represent the beauty of our diversity.
Lashongwe is a jewelry design and manufacturing company rooted in African culture. Each of their pieces is handmade by skilled South African artisans, and incorporate both traditional and contemporary influences to reflect the beauty, diversity, and vibrancy of Africa.
Lettie Gooch is a women’s boutique featuring a carefully curated collection of on-trend items from various up-and-coming fashion designers.
S Desire Brand provides luxury loungewear and glamorous accessories to help women feel beautiful and confident at home or on vacay.
Sauvage Virgin Hair was created by hair stylist and makeup artist Rosemary Ashley. The online hair boutique features quality bundles, closures, frontals, and hair care products.
True Fond offers handmade African print clothing for men and women. Visit their site to shop their dresses, jumpsuits, robes, tops, and accessories in bright, colorful prints.
Liberated Young helps Black parents foster a liberated learning environment for homeschooling. Their new ABC Affirmations Flash Cards were created to empower Black children with self-love and confidence.
Plant Salon is a nursery and gardening store selling a variety of plants, as well as plant-based beauty products.
Aneeqi Naturals provides all natural beauty and skin care products for men and women. The owner, Newark, NJ-based Aneeqi, is an esthetician who also offers virtual skin consultations.
The Wrap Life creates classic head wraps, turbans, and bandies in various colors and fabric options.
Anya Lust is an online luxury lingerie brand shipping worldwide. Visit their website to browse their in-house collection, as well as items from over 30 other designers.
Petite Souer is a specialty chocolate and confection company offering delectable treats, such as bonbons, fudge, and sables. DC-based owner and pastry chef, Ashleigh Pearson earned her pastry diploma from Paris’ Le Cordon Bleu and utilizes French techniques inspired by American traditions.
Royal Babies and Tots carries an assortment of clothing, shoes, accessories and necessities for little ones from newborn up to six years old. Visit their online boutique to browse their private label of bamboo children’s wear, one of the most luxurious fabrics in the world with key benefits to aid in babies’ comfort.
Saraye Coffee is 100% organic Arabica coffee imported from Ethiopia. With giving back being one of its key values, Saraye aims to improve the opportunities and quality of life for women and children in Africa. 10% of their profits are donated to the people of the Tigray region of Ethiopia.
Puzzle Huddle creates sturdy cardboard puzzles featuring Black characters to help children celebrate diversity and culture. Puzzles depict Black children as doctors, scientists, artists, veterinarians, astronauts, ballerinas, and more.
The Nail Plug Toronto designs instant salon quality press-on nails. Sets can be customized by color, design, size, shape, and length. The company even offers color changing nails.
These Pink Lips owner and artist Iris Barbee Bonner creates in-your-face feminist art to adorn not only your walls, but you as well. Her wearable art includes tops, bodysuits, catsuits, swimwear, boots, outerwear, and accessories.
Whether cleansing your system or simply seeking a healthy and delicious drink option, 1987 Juices has a selection of flavorful, vitamin and nutrient-packed cold pressed juices to suit your needs.
Slay on your next vacay with unique and stylish swimwear from Haitian-American woman-owned brand Her’mine. The company also recently added loungewear to their website.
Studio La Touché is home to eclectic handmade jewelry made by Key West-based artist Lina La Touché. Check out her shop for one-of-a-king earrings, bracelets, necklaces, and rings. New designs are added weekly.
Hair stylist Natasha Somalia has created a line of hair care products to nourish and replenish hair. The brand offers shampoo, conditioner, hair vitamins, hair masques, oils, and all types of styling products.
LA-based Frolic and Sage offers handmade candles that evoke a sense of luxury, culture, and fun. The candles display messages such as ‘Luxurious AF,’ ‘Calm Your Ass Down,’ and ‘It’s All Good, Baby Baby.’
Created by a Project Runway season 18 designer Asma Bibi, modest lifestyle brand Hijabi Pop offers stylish clothing for the millennial Muslim women.
Telle Moi creates vegan and cruelty-free nail lacquer in various shiny, matte, and sparkly hues. The brand also offers gel polish and nudes to complement every skin tone, from the lightest to the darkest.
Good Vibes produces powerful concentrated plant-based all-purpose household cleaners in fragrances such as Frankincense & Myrrh, Sandalwood, and Nag Champa. Spread good vibes as you safely clean your home.
Ntim8 Lingerie sells lingerie in sizes large through 5X for plus-sized divas. Visit their website to view their selection of sexy sets, robes, corsets, body stockings, and more.
Love and Nudes is the first Black-owned Canadian company offering skin tone-hued intimates for people of color. Their wireless bras and matching panties are manufactured by single moms in a fair-wage, woman-owned facility in Colombia.
Ayele‘s plant-based and cruelty-free skin care and cosmetic products are ideal for all skin types. The company offers a selection of cleansers, scrubs, toners, masks, and serums, as well as blushes, eyeshadows, and highlighters.
Influenced by Cultures is an LA-based company creating handcrafted elastic, tie-on, or clasp waist beads using quality glass and wooden beads, as well as crystals, stones, shells, and charms.
Sun Gods is a women’s lifestyle and apparel brand offering Bohemian, Afro-chic items such as dresses, loungewear, head wraps, jewelry, kaftans, handbags, dusters, and bonnets.
Ch0ked offers one-of-a-kind handmade pierced and clip-on earrings. Make a statement with their tasseled, jeweled, leather, or feather earrings.
Joiful Bee‘s Perfect Wash Day Kit includes all the tools you’ll need on wash day: a scalp massaging brush, deep conditioning cap, honeycomb detangling brush, microfiber turban towel, and continuous spray bottle.