Blog: Crossroads Style

October 3, 2023 Featured Black-Owned Fashion Brands

Every Friday on our Instagram feed, we share some of our favorite Black-owned fashion labels. If you missed our September picks, we included all of them here!


Kimeze is a London eyewear brand whose collections are handcrafted in small batches in Italy.

Look for their fashion-forward frames in your favorite online shops like @mrporter @shopmcmullen @netaporter @shopbop @modaoperandi, and start following their IG account to see the latest pieces.

man wearing sunglasses with a hot pink outfit

April & Alex

April & Alex is a label that places sustainability at the heart of its entire business model.

They use premium reclaimed fabrics set aside as overproduction and dead stock. What they create from these fabrics is absolutely gorgeous. Click through to their Instagram account to see.

woman wearing white sunglasses, a red satin dress, and gold alligator necklace

Titi Adesa

Known for impeccable craftsmanship, Titi Adesa creates shoes that are ethically handcrafted in Milan. Every shoe sole has a rose gold tilted diamond logo that embodies the brand’s philosophy: “Within every woman, lies a diamond – unique, resilient and imperfectly perfect.”

Click through to their Instagram feed to find your favorite pair.

woman wearing rainbow-colored high heels


The brand, dyelab, creates small-batch collections that explore artisanal dyeing techniques.

The results, like this beautifully-dyed jumper, will have you craving a delightful piece of your own.

Click through to visit their Instagram feed and start shopping.

woman wearing a blue and green striped jumpsuit

Studio 189

Studio 189 is an artisan-produced fashion lifestyle brand produced in Africa.

The company works with artisanal communities specializing in traditional craftsmanship techniques like plant-based dye indigo, hand-batik, and kente weaving.

Click through to their Instagram feed to find something you’ll truly love.

Man wearing a bucket hat, sweatshirt, and printed skirt

These are the Black-owned fashion labels we shared on Instagram in September, but there are so many more we’ve shared! Follow our feed and check our website monthly for even more featured brands.