Track and Sweat Suits from Black Owned Brands

Tracksuits, jogger sets and sweatsuits with matching or color coordinated tops and bottoms are trending.  You see them in several textiles such as cotton, polyester, and even velour.  This type of athleisure wear is useful for a variety of purposes including fitness, travel, running errands, social gatherings, working from home, and attending events.  In this…Read more »

Rock Your Vote With Black Owned Brands

In this post, we celebrate and encourage voting.  Voting rights has been an ongoing struggle for African Americans.  Though the 15th amendment granted African American men the right to vote in 1870, exercising that right was fraught with difficulty.  Poll taxes among other unreasonable criteria stood in the way.  Though women were guaranteed the right…Read more »

Yoga Apparel and Accessories from Black Owned Brands

Practicing yoga has many benefits.  These include but are not limited to stress relief, increased flexibility, improved mental and physical health.  In this post we review several categories of products from black owned brands.  These include online classes, yoga pants and mats among other accessories and tools from black owned brands.  See the company and…Read more »

Bask In Black Girl Magic With Black Owned Brands

The phrase “Black Girl Magic” originated from the work of CaShawn Thompson in 2013 to celebrate and lend voice to the achievements and positive attributes of black women. The idea was to celebrate Black Girl Magic (e.g., poise, talents, aspirations) while also acknowledging the subversive contexts for which black women and girls navigate to glean…Read more »

Flaunt Your Femininity With The Peasant Top Trend From Black Owned Brands

You may have noticed that peasant styled tops are trending.  What does this reflect?  Flowing and loose fitting tunics and smock silhouettes, and in particular sleeves that tend to be puffy and loose.  These include the traditional puffy at the shoulders with elastic at the wrists silhouette, as well as ragland, bell,  Juliet, and tiered…Read more »