Ultimate Gift Guide From Black-Owned Businesses: Clothing, Jewelry, and Accessories

Ultimate 2019 Gift Guide From Black-Owned Businesses: Clothing, Jewelry, and Accessories 


FBF Body

FBF Body shapewear (Image: Fbfbody.com)

Zakia Blain started her fitness journey due to extreme illness. One day she was working out in 90-degree heat, sweating and out of breath. Her workout partner screamed “FCK being FAT” at that very moment FBF Body was born. Through the creation of her international FCKbeingFAT Weight loss Challenge and FCKbeingFAT fitness apparel, her community has lost over 100,000 pounds without fad dieting while looking amazing!


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One.Thirty.First [OTF] is your friendly neighborhood apparel company. Named after the street in Queens, NY where the company was founded, OTF accordingly offers designs that speak to the variety of personalities, aspirations and, the day-to-day lives of those in urban communities.

Springbreak “SPGBK” Watches

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Whether you are looking for a sleek or creative and colorful watch, SPGBK watches has you covered. Founded by two Omega men and HBCU grads, the watches are full of personality and designed with the culture in mind.

The Love Yo Self T-shirt

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The “Love Yo Self” t-shirt is printed on a 100% combed and ring-spun cotton Bella + Canvas 3001 Unisex t-shirt. It feels soft and lightweight, with the right amount of stretch. It’s comfortable and flattering for both men and women. Basically, this is the shirt that makes you feel like you get your money’s worth (and then some) every time you put it on.

Jam + Rico

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Jam + Rico is a fashion jewelry company providing bold, unique and colorful design. We travel to the Caribbean and Latin America countries finding inspiration from the people, culture, music and terrain.

Ronald Draper Art Love Pin

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The Love Pin is based off of the original Draper LOVE series.

Tracy Reese

Propelled to the limelight after Michelle Obama wore several of he designs, Tracy Reese is one of the brightest light in the fashion world. In an interview with Black Enterprise, she said her designs, “reflects my own vision and continually yields looks that are timeless and wearable, yet fun and feminine.”


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I AM HER Apparel

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I AM HER Apparel is a collection of unapologetic, trendy clothing that makes powerful statements.

Nubian Skin

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Nubian Skin launched with a carefully edited collection of lingerie and hosiery to provide the essential underwear needs to women of color. Headquartered in London, Nubian Skin delivers worldwide. (from the Sista Circle: Black Women in Tech, Holiday Gift Guide curated by Sista Circle founder, Lexi Butler, and stitched together by designer, Adanma Ojukwu.)


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Mahnal is a collection of delicate and contemporary jewelry that accents the natural elegance of a woman. Mahnal takes inspiration from the places we find most meditative, exploring themes like silhouettes in nature, the repetition of lines in architecture, or how light plays against texture. Hopefully, with each piece’s organic imperfections, we’re inspired to slow down and feel again. (from the Sista Circle: Black Women in Tech, Holiday Gift Guide curated by Sista Circle founder, Lexi Butler, and stitched together by designer, Adanma Ojukwu.)


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Rep your HBCU with apparel from Tradition, a collegiate and lifestyle brand.

828 Clothing

828 Clothing is a clothing line with a name inspired by the Romans 8:28 Bible verse. The line features versatile styles with the modern mother in mind.




The Nude for all Collection by Naja is redefining the color nude for all races and ethnicities. The lingerie line features three styles of seamless underwear with a matching bra; underwear sizing from XS-XXL and bra sizing in 32-40 with cups A-DDD–all in seven shades of nude. Nude for All is also a movement that empowers women; the products are made by single mothers or women heads of households.



Designer Virgil Abloh’s “Off-White” label has been named as the “Hottest Brand on the Planet” by The Lyst Index, a quarterly ranking of popular fashion brands and products. Off-White is known for its extremely expensive T-shirts, hoodies, and sneakers. It’s also noted for placing signature quotes on its clothes. The brand is often flaunted by celebrities like Rihanna, A$AP Rocky, and Julia Roberts. 

Treason Toting Co.

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This Baltimore-based company’s products has caught the attention of NBA star Stephen Curry, who was seen wearing the Charles backpack from the original spring/summer collection, not to mention J. Crew and Nordstrom both having previously featured Treason Toting Co. for pop-up shops.

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LaQuan Smith


At just 29 years old, designer LaQuan Smith is making waves in the fashion industry. The native New Yorker is responsible for the sleek, body-hugging dress that Beyoncé wore as she presented Colin Kaepernick with the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award at Sports Illustrated’s Person of the Year Awards in December. Smith’s signature sexy, show-stopping pieces have also been flaunted by fashion trailblazers such as Lady Gaga, Rihanna, and Kim Kardashian West.

Pyer Moss


Kerby Jean-Raymond, the founder of the Pyer Moss label, is renowned for using fashion as a fierce weapon of force to address and combat social injustice

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Born in Brooklyn, Lyfestyle captures the essence of New York City urban art, style, and flavor. The brand was birthed from the imaginations of four friends who loved the lavish fashion on Fifth Avenue but were limited to shopping on a SoHo budget

Abdju Wear


Abdju Wear is a clothing line that sports high-end clothes and sneakers at affordable prices. The brand offers everything from polo-style shirts to high-top sneakers in traditional Pan-African flag colors.

Sassy Jones Boutique

Custom Bags (Image: Sassy Jones Boutique)

Sassy Jones Boutique’s inventory consists of everything from earrings to bracelets, handbags, and much more, all customized, unique, and stylized. The boutique has also expanded its glamorous repertoire by introducing an ultra-luxurious mosaic handbag collection under $100. Exclusive to Sassy Jones Boutique, these bags are hand-crafted by women artisans in India.


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Made Leather Co.


In November 2016, Lenise Williams, an Atlanta-based mom, entrepreneur, and attorney traveled to Marrakech, Morocco, as a guest speaker for a United Nations conference. Little did she know, she would turn her newfound love of Moroccan leather goods into the Made Leather Co., a product-based business that would leave a legacy for her children and attract the attention of several NFL players.

Agbara Life

Agbara Life

Agbara Life creates highly functional and fashionable powered backpacks that feature a sleek matte black look complemented with gold or silver hardware and triple USB output power to keep you connected while on the go. Their Type-C with Power Delivery option allows you to charge the latest phones and laptops including the MacBook Pro.

Mo’s Bows 


Mo’s Bows is a line of handcrafted bow ties sewn from scratch created by teen-aged entrepreneur Moziah Bridges.


Curvy, Curly, Conscious 

These whimsical holiday sweaters feature a meditating “Santa Bae” and a meditating “Santa Zaddy.” Order them online.

The Hairbrella

The Hairbrella is an innovative way to protect hair and makeup from getting ruined in inclement weather. Think of a rain hat for your hair, but the company stresses that “this is not your Grandma’s hair bonnet”

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No Sweat Liner for Headwear 

The No Sweat Liners are disposable moisture wicking liners that stick inside any hat, visor, helmet or hard hat. The patented SweatLock technology offers sweat protection from sweat marks, yellow stains, and odors.

The No Sweat Liners are disposable moisture wicking liners that stick inside any hat, visor, helmet or hard hat. The patented SweatLock technology offers sweat protection from sweat marks, yellow stains, and odors.

Blended Designs 

Blended Designs offers backpacks and travel backs celebrating the culture.


Vertical Activewear

Vertical Activewear is “a contemporary, multi-active lifestyle brand for both traditional AND alternative workouts, such as pole and dance fitness, barre, and various forms of yoga.”

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Keep your hair game tight with this assortment of stylish, yet protective, satin head wear.


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Shades of Color Woven Tote Bag, Beautifully Blessed



Shades of Color Woven Tote Bag, Believe, Blossom & Become, 17 x 17 inches 




Shades of Color Prayer Warriors Bible Bag 



Shades of Color Woven Tote Bag, Change Your Thoughts



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