5 Hot Fashion Collabs Featuring Black Designers
Enjoy your holiday shopping and discover your next fabulous find (starting at $20) with these capsule collections.
Looking to inject something new into your wardrobe this season? Searching for the perfect gift? We’ve got you covered, sis. Several retailers have partnered with Black designers and Black-owned brands for limited-edition collections. Browse these collaborations for clothing, shoes and accessories ranging from playful to sexy to sophisticated. Perfect for yourself or your gift list!
Victor Glemaud for Target
Add a pop of color to your wardrobe with this affordable collab from Target. Designed by knitwear designer Victor Glemaud, the collection includes color-blocked sweaters, striped knit dresses and loungewear, all featuring eye-catching color combinations. Finish off your look with an accessory or two from the collection.
Price range: $20–$55
Size range: XXS–4X
Misa Hylton for INC, Macy’s
Macy’s paired up with celebrity stylist and designer Misa Hylton for its Icons of Style, a series of collaborations with Black designers. Hylton’s designs include figure-flattering silhouettes and elevated loungewear in stunning jewel tones and bold prints. Add a little glam with a pendant necklace or a pair of doorknocker earrings, a nod to Hylton’s origins in the ’90s hip-hop scene.
Price range: $34.50–$149.50
Size range: XS–XXXL
The Elevate Collections, Stitch Fix
Shop capsules from several designers within this collection from Stitch Fix. The online personal styling service partnered with multiple Black-owned brands through Elevate, its mentorship and grant program created to promote and highlight designers of color. The collection features brands Busayo, Chloe Kristyn, Diarrablu (we’re big fans of their jumpsuits and caftans around here), Kahmune and Sarep + Rose. You’ll find dresses and tops in vibrant African prints, modern wardrobe staples, luxurious skin-toned footwear and artisanal leather handbags.
Price range: $125–$475
Size range: XXS–3X
Aminah Abdul Jillil for INC, Macy’s
Accentuate your outfits this season with statement-making footwear and jewelry. This capsule from luxury shoe designer Aminah Abdul Jillil is also a part of Macy’s Icons of Style. The shoes incorporate intricate details, like cut-outs, flirty bows and chain accents, while the jewelry is all about embracing your beauty and sexiness.
Price range: $34.50–$129.50
Size range: 5–11
BR x Harbison
For a joyful expression of color, explore this collaboration from Charles Harbison and Banana Republic. The collection features effortlessly chic looks, such as color-blocked sweaters and dresses, geometric tops and structured but feminine jackets.
Price range: $98.50–$548
Size range: 0–20; XXS–XXL (tall sizes also available)