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If you’re looking for ways to celebrate Black History Month, shopping Black-owned businesses is one of many. Spending your hard-earned dollars at these independent brands is not only an awesome way to support Black CEOs, it’s as easy as checking out on Amazon. The online mega-retailer boasts several incredible, fashion-centric companies founded by passionate Black entrepreneurs, ranging from high-end lines approved by the likes of Beyoncé and Rihanna, to casual graphic tees that anyone can rock.

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Below, we’re shining the spotlight on 9 popular Black-owned fashion brands that you can scoop up from Amazon today.

1. Cloth & Cord

Add Pan-African flare to your wardrobe with statement necklaces from Cloth & Cord.

Founded in 2015 by designer Ellana Kone’, Cloth & Cord sells jewelry, apparel, and accessories that the brand terms “wearable art.” From knotted headbands to some of the most dynamic statement necklaces we’ve seen in years, Cloth & Cord is leading the charge in producing jewelry that celebrates the diversity, brilliance, and beauty of the pan-African diaspora. It’s hard to pick just one of their creations, but if we had to choose, it would either be the Queen Africa Print Bib Necklace or the African Maroon, Brown Wood Bead and kobo bead Necklace. The necklaces make clever use of wood beads and Ankara-print textiles without sacrificing style.

2. Grace Eleyae

Grace Eleyae's headwear is lined in satin to protect and nourish your hair.

Grace Eleyae experienced the negative effects of chemical straightening firsthand, and established her eponymous brand of headcovers designed to enhance hair growth, hydration, and style. Grace Eleyae carries satin-lined beanies, baseball caps, turbans, and more—ready for all of your protective styles.

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Black Fashion Designers Reflect on Racial Reckoning

Following the murder of George Floyd in May 2020 and the subsequent racial reckoning, several corporations released statements in solidarity with the Black community and announced their commitment to fighting systemic racism. This materialized in an influx of Black business incubator programs and grants, companies donating to antiracism organizations, roundups of Black-owned brands, and articles calling on readers to invest in Black businesses. But three years later, the industry seems to be regressing. As another Black History Month closes, we reached out to four Black fashion founders to discuss the status of antiracism work in fashion.

Twenty-twenty was marked by a wave of activism in the fashion industry. To ensure it was more than a trend and rather the start of lasting change, several organizations set out to hold brands to task. Aurora James’s Fifteen Percent Pledge publicly called on corporations to dedicate at least 15 percent of their shelf space to Black-owned products. Harlem’s Fashion Row, Black in Fashion Council and Every Stylish Girl aimed to provide resources for Black creatives in both the design and media industries, and Retail Noire and Black Owned Everything pledged to increase visibility for Black-owned brands.

For the entrepreneurs spotlighted, the outcome has been transformative. “The racial reckoning of 2020 was actually a blessing,” fashion designer Theresa Ebagua told POPSUGAR. “The response was staggering — from the consumer level and from retailers that reached out to us.” The increased awareness around her luxury footwear label Chelsea Paris, loved by Zendaya and Lupita Nyong’o, enabled her to successfully transition from wholesale to a growing direct-to-consumer e-commerce model.

Only 1 percent of the $150 billion funneled by venture capital investors were distributed to Black founders in 2020.

Yet, for all this apparent progress, Black founders continue to be at a disadvantage, explains

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