Welcome to the August installment of our highly anticipated series, “Black Owned Essentials”. Once again, we are delighted to present a curated selection of extraordinary Black-owned brands that encompass a diverse array of industries, from home goods to fashion and personal care.
Stay tuned for the exciting lineup we have in store for the coming months as we continue our mission to elevate and celebrate the exceptional contributions of Black-owned businesses.
Black Owned Essentials for August 2023
Bermuda Born is a luxury leather handbag, accessory, and gift brand that was founded in Bermuda in 2013 by designer Patrice Morgan. The brand’s designs are inspired by Bermuda’s culture and vibrant landscapes, and they can be found in select retail boutiques in Bermuda and online.
TMPL is a skincare brand that was created specifically for men of color. Their products are made with natural ingredients and are free from sulfates, parabens, and animal testing. TMPL offers a variety of products, including cleansers, toners, moisturizers, and face masks.
LooHoo Wool Dryer Balls are a reusable, energy-saving alternative to dryer sheets. They are made with 100% domestic wool, which is naturally hypoallergenic and non-toxic. LooHoo Wool Dryer Balls help to reduce static cling, prevent wrinkles, and dry clothes more quickly.
STZY [Strength Through Zeal & Youth] is a footwear brand that was founded in 2017 in San Antonio, Texas. They specialize in socks, and their products are designed to be comfortable, stylish, and affordable. STZY’s mission is to positively impact the lives of student athletes in need all over the world one step at a time.
Oui The People is a beauty brand that was founded in 2016 by Karen Young. The brand is known for its vegan, cruelty-free, and non-toxic products. Oui The People’s products are designed to be effective, yet gentle on the skin.
FAVR is a skincare brand founded by actor and singer, Rotimi. The brand is known for its use of Dead Sea minerals and other natural ingredients. FAVR’s products are designed to be effective, yet gentle on the skin.
Diarrablu is a conscious contemporary lifestyle brand founded by Diarra Bousso in 2016. The brand is known for its luxurious, yet sustainable clothing and accessories. Diarrablu’s designs are inspired by Bousso’s Senegalese heritage and her travels around the world.