Decorating your new home or revamping your current home? Need a little design inspiration to make your home stylish? Today we are here to help with our list of 10 Black Owned Home Decor Lines To Support. We love great design from traditional to modern, as long as it can be well styled in a southern home with southern hospitality, we can’t enough of it. If you feel the same way, be sure to check out these 10 Black Owned Home Decor Lines To Support. Know of other lines? Send us your favorites and we will add them to this list!
Rochelle Porter Design (RpD) is an Atlanta-based lifestyle brand that’s big on sustainable textile and product design. From vibrant abstract watercolors to crisp black and white motifs, our textiles are marked by a global sensibility and playful vibe.
Elle Gibson Designs create globally inspired fabrics, wallpapers and decor accessories that have an artisan feel and hand to them.
The Robin Wilson Home brand has created business and licensing relationships that are mutually beneficial to her brand and partnerships. Retailers, carry the Robin Wilson Home product line of licensed bedding, hypoallergenic pillows, towels and custom cabinetry. In 2014, she partnered with Panasonic USA to promote their latest line of cutting edge products for the home. She is an ambassador to the Asthma & Allergy Foundation of America, on the board of the Sustainable Furnishings Council and in May 2013, she launched a furniture line, Nest Home by Robin Wilson, at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) in New York.
Based in Chicago, Mitchell Black caters to consumers as well as boutiques, interior designers, hotel developers, design centers and furniture manufacturers. Known for a pop-art style that marries vintage art with modern framing, Mitchell Black also produces wallcoverings and a home fragrance line of scented soy candles.
AphroChic began in 2007 – the brainchild of husband-and-wife team Jeanine Hays and Bryan Mason. AphroChic became a place for Jeanine, a former policy attorney, and Bryan, a Ph.D. student, to escape the stresses of work and share their passion for culture and design. To embody their personal vision of a new kind of design the two coined the phrase, “Modern.Soulful.Style.” – design that embraces culture and the unique admixture of the traditional and the contemporary that helps to define us all.
Darryl Carter’s whole home design portfolio reflects his keen sense of style and understanding of composition, proportion and scale. There is a complexity to the forms that demonstrate Baker’s abilities in the art of fine furniture-making and Carter’s appreciation of design in its purest sense. The collection resonates with the familiarity of traditional form, nods to the utilitarian discipline of mid-20th century design, and captures the spirited chic of fashionable understatement.
Inspired by her travels, armed with experience of a successful career in design, and driven by the desire to build a design platform for her global artistry, Malene boldly launched the Malene B brand in 2005 and became focused on carpets in 2009. Her company, a M/WBE certified business, grew to attract the gaze of the luxury market, and fashioned a client base of sophisticated tastemakers with a deep appreciation for her globally-minded creations. Among these are Saks Fifth Avenue, Chatsworth Building, The Astor – Luxury Residential, Revel Hotel, The Baystone Hotel in Mauritius, Duke University, Avalon and Arianna Huffington. Today, Malene B is also a proud partner of Kravet and Goodweave.
As one of the leading design personalities on the web, Justina has over two million followers online and has been named a top designer to follow on Instagram by Harper’s Bazaar, NY Mag and Lonny Magazine. Justina’s eponymous lifestyle brand, Justina Blakeney Home™, a includes a wide range of lifestyle and home products including furniture, case goods, rugs, pillows, wallpaper, bedding and stationery.
In 1996, Sheila’s passion for interiors inspired her to design furniture and home furnishings under the name Sheila Bridges Home, Inc. Sheila’s home furnishing collections have been sold to design conscious consumers online, through trade showrooms, mail order catalogues and at such notable national retailers as Anthropologie and Bed, Bath & Beyond. Sheila is honored to have her Harlem Toile De Jouy wallpaper represented in the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum’s permanent wallpaper collection. Her design work has been showcased in many exhibits and museums throughout the country and Europe including The Studio Museum in Harlem, The Museum of Art and Design in New York City, The Brooklyn Museum, The Museum of The City of New York and most recently the Museé De La Toile De Jouy in Jouy-en-Josas, France.
The B. Smith with Style Home Collection, which debuted at Bed Bath & Beyond in 2001, is the first line from an African-American woman to be sold at a nationwide retailer and includes bedding, tabletop and bath products. From duvets to doormats, Smith’s décor line continues to grow with a variety of pieces for entertaining and home and incorporates her signature “Afrasian” design concept, which merges core African and Asian elements.
We love showcasing and sharing Black Southern Belle history and supporting African American Veterans any way we can. Today we are doing just that. Of the almost 20,000 Montford Point Marines, we only know the names of about 1200 of them, and only 300 of those are still alive, and we are losing them rapidly. That’s […]
When decorating your beautiful southern home, the last room you think needs to bright and beautiful is the laundry room. But why not? If you’re anything like me, you spend a lot of time in your laundry room. Take the time to (re)decorate your laundry area and create your own personal and peaceful space. Feel […]
Before you went/go shopping for that gorgeous new dress for prom, what do you do first? Get inspired from other fabulous BSBs of course! This prom season be unique and get inspired by the past. Vintage fashion paved the way for the newest 2017 designs. Get ahead of the trends or create your own. Black […]
We love showcasing Black Southern Belle entrepreneurs and today’s NOLA native is one of our favorites. Johnetra Bailey was first on our site showing her HBCU inspired engagement shoot and today we show how shes followers southern creative dreams. From beauty to fashion, this Black Southern Belle is always proud of her southern roots and […]
Do you love southern fashion and a beautifully crafted sleeve? We have found the right Richmond, TX Fashion Blogger for you. Today we are featuring a Richmond, TX Native who loves all thing style and Texas. This Tulane Law grad uses her blog to showcase her unique style and we adore it. Check out the […]
Family is a big deal in the South and southern mom’s like to keep them looking good. Today we are featuring a Stylish Greensboro, NC Family. The Lawerence family of Greensboro, NC shared with us their beautiful family photo session. If you are looking for some family inspired style inspiration. Get to know this fun family […]
We love a great outdoor engagement here at Black Southern Belle. Today we are featuring a beautiful Atlanta, GA Outdoor Engagement Shoot, which a Georgia-Bred Couple. This adorable southern couple had a beautifully natural engagement shoot that stole our hearts. Learn more about this fun couple and enjoy the images from their beautiful Atlanta, GA Outdoor Engagement […]
Between 1915 and 1960, the period known as the Great Migration, Black Southerners packed up their belongings and made their way to the Northern cities to flee Jim Crow and for more economic opportunities. The glamour of the bright lights and the allure of economic opportunities and a chance to be exposed to what the […]
Love modern art with a southern twist? Today we have some inspiration from Sarah Miller, Owner of recently launched Canvas Charleston. If you are in the market for art be sure to check out these 5 Modern Southern Artists to Add to Your Home curated by Sarah Miller. Artwork by Jennifer Lashbrook– From Texas I am a sucker […]
Today we are featuring a beautiful guest post from designer Mona King, founder of Mona King + Associates. This Winston-Salem, NC based designer loves all things design and nature. She is here to give you Tips for Design Inspired by Nature As a designer I am constantly being inspired, learning, admiring and creating ideas that […]