Black-Owned Brands That We Love
February 1st marks the first day of Black History Month, and we are celebrating Black-owned businesses across the country that have made strides in their achievements.
During this month, we suggest advocating for black communities by using your spending power to support Black-owned businesses.
We’ve compiled a list of Black-owned businesses that we love, and know you will too.
Seventh & Oak
Seventh & Oak candles are made to comfort and soothe, without the toxins from artificial ingredients or headaches you find in mass-produced candles. They're so good that even "scent-sitive" people love them.
Kwesiya is a Canadian based lifestyle brand renowned for its original use of prints and colours. Specializing in the use of block print textiles, vibrant fabrics characteristic of West Africa, fusing them with textiles from different parts of the world.
SAMA RAKK is a kaleidoscopic accessories brand, proposing eye-catching, experimental and unexpected earring designs in limited quantities. We equip our wearers with an opportunity to make a statement, with our confident, vibrant, and timeless earring concepts. As members of the African Diaspora, LGTBQIA2S+ and BIPOC Communities, we proudly stand against any discrimination, promoting a sense of belonging and inclusivity as people and as a brand.
TAJ CHARLES is for those who live for summer and vacation vibes all year round, no matter your location. Our pieces are perfect to pack for your next getaway and can be easily added into your day to day wardrobe.
Veer Active is designed to capture the beauty in everyone, not just from an ancillary aesthetic. By channeling culturally significant patterns, we hope to shine a light on the beauty of difference, discovering different definitions and viewpoints of beauty.
So Supple Organics
At So Supple Organics, we believe that simple and natural is better when it comes to skincare. We offer premium, handcrafted skincare and hair care products made from all natural, organic and plant based ingredients.
Reynah Armure is a collective that takes you on a journey. Globally inspired jewelry with a modern aesthetic which are meant to be discovered, owned and adorned. Our design aesthetic is a celebration of history & culture fused with a modern sensibility.
Each piece is handcrafted with a keen attention to detail using high quality globally sourced materials.
Petits Genoux was created for the littlest ones in our lives. Eco-conscious, socially-conscious, and gender-neutral. Kendra Francis, Founder and Creative Director of baby clothing brand, Petits Genoux.
Cups of Té
The journey began in 2008 when founder Taylor Lindsay-Noel, suffered a paralyzing injury during her years as an aspiring Olympic gymnast. To overcome her challenges and transform her situation into something meaningful, she launched Cup of Té in 2018 with the goal of providing the world’s finest loose leaf organic teas and teaware.
Founded in 2013, Brother Vellies was with the goal of keeping traditional African design practices, and techniques alive while also creating and sustaining artisanal jobs. Creative Director and Founder Aurora James amassed an impressive resume of multifaceted experience in the fashion industry prior to starting Brother Vellies.