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You Absolutely Need to Know About These Black-Owned Clothing Brands

If you're looking for a way to support artists of color, shopping from Black-owned clothing brands might be a good place to start. Whether they focus on sleek ready-to-wear, straight up high-fashion gowns, or streetwear, designers of fashion brands like Cushnie, Laquan Smith, and Telfar truly take creativity and art to a new level.

But accessory labels, like one-of-a-kind shoe-and-leather brand Brother Vellies or jewelry company Mateo also deserve your attention for their unique takes on classic silhouettes.

In case—given the recent protests concerning the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor—you've stumbled upon this page hoping to offer more support to the Black community, you may also want to check out a list of ways to help with the Black Lives Matter cause, or places to donate.

You Absolutely Need to Know About These Black-Owned Clothing Brands

Bookmark this for when that paycheck hits. 💸

From Seventeen