travel and leisure 12 Black-owned brands to know and support


Blackout Day, a campaign that encourages people to only buy from Black-owned businesses for an entire day in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, will take place on July 7. With that in mind, we're sharing 12 amazing Black-owned brands, specializing in everything from fashion to luggage to accessories, and all of which you can support today and every day.

If you're in the market for new luggage, for example, head over to Made Leather Co. or Mifland for stunning leather bags that are both stylish and durable enough to take you all over the world. And if your wardrobe needs an update, grab some chic heels or flats from Rebecca Allen or a minimalist swimsuit from Jade Swim.

Keep reading for 12 Black-owned brands that sell incredible products you'll want to add to your travel wardrobe ASAP.


Rebecca Allen

The skim flat with travel and leisure logo

Founder Rebecca Allen created her namesake brand after not being able to find the perfect nude shoe for her own skin tone. Now, shoppers can browse everything from pumps to flats to strappy sandals in five nude shades.