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Black-owned apparel retail businesses in Cincinnati

Shop small, shop local, shop Black-owned


Shop men’s and women’s outfits, apparel, accessories, shoes, and more at these Cincinnati Black-owned apparel retail businesses for you or someone else. These Cincinnati small, women and Black-owned businesses will make sure your purchases are unique and trendy.


These men’s and women’s clothing and accessory brands offer denim, dresses, rompers, tops, tees, polos, sweaters, cardigans, sweatshirts, hoodies, coats, jackets, pants, shorts, jeans, leggings, tights, skirts, underwear, loungewear, watches, belts, sunglasses, handbags, wallets, footwear, sandals, sneakers, boots, and more to give your wardrobe an update. Sign up for their newsletters, so you always know when to check out new arrivals.


Readers are encouraged to confirm location and store hours (as appropriate) before purchasing. The information in this article is as current as of the publication date. All the businesses on this list are registered with the Ohio Secretary of State.


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Black-owned Apparel Retail Stores


A Celeste Design

A Celeste Design carries the latest stylish scrubs, top brands with quality material, and many different medical accessories and shoes for women.
5522 Glenway Avenue (Western Hills)


Beezfly Closet

Beezfly wants women of all shapes and colors to feel “fly” and confident when they wear their apparel, shoes, and accessories.
7124 Montgomery Road (Silverton)


Corporate Got Em 

Corporate is Cincinnati’s premier sneaker and clothing boutique that has been servicing the tri-state with shoe apparel for men, women, and children for nearly 13 years.
2643 Erie Avenue (Hyde Park)


Diva Defined Boutique

The Diva Defined Boutique collection is updated weekly for the latest styles and seasonal apparel, shoes, accessories, and more for women.
2300 Montana Ave STE 240 (Westwood)


Extravagant Fashion

Extravagant Fashion offers stylish clothing, purses, shoes, sandals, fashion slides, earrings, belts, sunglasses, as well as other accessories for women.
7369 Brookcrest Drive (Roselawn)


Fly by Nature

Fashion-forward streetwear brand offering unique designs for jackets, sweatsuits, hats, polos, flannels and more.
1606 Race Street (OTR)


Grace Health Scrubs

The Grace Health Scrubs product line includes scrubs, shoes, clogs, socks, and medical accessories and features high-end name-brand merchandise for men and women who are healthcare workers.
891 W North Bend Road, 2nd Floor (College Hill)



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Hard Ta Knock Shoppe

Hard Ta Knock Shoppe specializes in sneakers, boots, and street fashion such as denim, tracksuits, and graphic tees for men and women.
1327 Hopple Street (Camp Washington)


Hutch Baby 

Hutch Baby is an upscale, vibrant, and fun kid and baby clothing store for children aged from newborns to 16 years with a strong emphasis on the environment.
1209 Vine Street (OTR)


Inspire Salon and Boutique

At Inspire Salon and Boutique you will experience apparel, accessories, and more for women that are not only classy, comfortable, and chic, but trendy and timeless as well.
6120 Hamilton Avenue (College Hill)


Junebug Jewelry Designs

Junebug Jewelry Designs sells handcrafted mixed metal, Argentium silver, copper and natural stone necklaces, earrings, bracelets, and rings.
1327 Vine Street (OTR)


Kilimanjaro African Heritage

Kilimanjaro African Heritage carries a large selection of African clothing for the entire family, scarves, jewelry, fabric, books, music, and musical instruments.
310 Ludlow Avenue (Clifton)


Kolored on Purpose

Kolored on Purpose offers clothing and candles to help Black Christians feel included and uplifted with products that reflect themselves.
1448 Ambrose Avenue (College Hill)


Most OutGROWing Arts

In addition to commissioned art pieces, Most OutGROWing Arts offers personalized and custom apparel items such as short sleeve and long sleeves shirts, jackets, bags and accessories for men, women, and children.
1172 West Galbraith, Suite 205B (North College Hill)



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Q’Tique-ish Apparel

Q’Tique-ish brings you the styles that you love to wear, popular looks, and unique finds as well as a t-shirt brand all with inclusive sizing for men, women, and children.
7710 Reading Road, Suite #120 (Roselawn)


Queen Dreams Treasure Box Boutique

Queen Dreams Treasure Box Boutique offers a place to find unique and timeless fashion pieces and apparel including shoes, blouses, and pants for women.
2859 Colerain Avenue (Northside)


Stylish LeNese Boutique

Stylish LéNese Boutique sells clothing and accessories such as maxi dresses, high-waisted pants, tops, jackets, and more for women and girls at a moderate price.
4905 Whetsel Avenue (Madisonville)


Tailored Sophistication Boutique

Tailored Sophistication Boutique offers quality yet affordable clothing and accessories like two-piece sets, blazers, swimwear, dresses, purses, eyewear, hats and earrings in a wide range of sizes and styles.
2601 Short Vine Street (Corryville)


The Genesis Collection

The Genesis Collection offers bold, beautiful and affordable statement jewelry, unique purses and sunglasses, and eye-catching women’s footwear.
2723 Woodburn Avenue (Woodburn)


Unique Kayyture

Unique Kayyture encourages women to step out of their comfort zone by wearing bold, beautiful and creative clothing, shoes, and accessories with unique cuts, patterns and colors for women and girls.
2805 Colerain Avenue (Camp Washington)



Black-owned Apparel Online Retailers


Aphrodite Muse Clothing

Aphrodite Muse Clothing offers a variety of chic and urban apparel for women and girls in order to bring empowerment to women and youth.


Black Hair Apparel

Black Hair Apparel offers men’s and women’s clothing and accessories to celebrate the beauty of Black hair and raise awareness of Black culture and representation.


Chapeau Couture Hat Boutique

Chapeau Couture has been the number one hat supplier online for unique one-of-a-kind hat fashion and outerwear for over a decade.


Drea LaBelle

Drea Labelle has provided custom clothing, accessories, and formal wear for women and girls with unique styles for over half a decade.


Elated Jewels

Elated Jewels offers earrings, necklaces, rings and matching sets that are perfect for any occasion and will make a statement.



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Glam Hoarder

Glam Hoarder is dedicated to upgrading the look of every woman with fun and unique accent accessories ranging from fabulous earrings to statement necklaces to head wraps to handbags.


Godz Design

Godz Design offers lingerie sets, sheer robes, stockings, sexy costumes and more.


Heads Up Trading Co. 

Heads Up Trading Co. specializes in providing handmade fair-trade fashion accessories for men, women, and children, made by a spectrum of indigenous cultures.


IMGBAT Handcrafted Jewelry & Art

IMGBAT specializes in handcrafted necklaces, pendants, cabochons, brooches, rings, earrings, bracelets as well as paintings, sculptures, resin art, and prints.


Inspired Fashion

Inspired Fashion specializes in high-quality clothing pieces at affordable prices and has a wide variety of affordable styles for women including dresses, jumpsuits, high fashion shirts and pants.


Marquis Couture

Marquis Couture Boutique features the latest trendy clothing styles for women and girls from streetwear, to a night out, to a cozy night and even Mommy and Me styles.


Me by Lee

Me by Lee specializes in small-batch and one-of-a-kind clothing designs for women of all sizes.



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Nina LiricQ’s

Nina LiricQ’s Custom T-shirt Boutique has products for both men and women that are specialized and created to motivate and inspire others with poetry in mind.


Nomads Swimwear

Nomads specializes in destination-inspired, size-inclusive swimwear and pullover swimsuit covers for women with unique prints and patterns such as striped and color blocks.


Orderly Fash

Ordely Fash’s apparel and accessory collections for women are elegant and sassy, featuring vibrant colors, elaborate prints, textures, and embellishments.


Paparazzi Ready

Paparazzi Ready specializes in fashionable jewelry, clothing, and unique accessories for women such as vests, knit sweaters, shoes, sunglasses, reversible skinny pants, and more.


Renee’s Exotic Kloset

Renee’s Exotic Kloset has all types of affordable clothing for women such as two-piece sets, jackets, plaid blazers, and more for all types of unique styles.



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BBB encourages communities to come together and support locally owned small businesses.


Cincinnati Black-owned apparel retail businesses interested in being added to this list are invited to submit their company to our free, user-generated Black Business Database.


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Crystal Kendrick

Written by Crystal Kendrick

Publisher, The Voice of Black Cincinnati


  1. Thank you for this collection of African-American artisans and business owners. I will be certain to patronize.

    1. A Black-owned bank has not added their business to our database. We will share as soon as we learn of one. Thank you for following our website and asking the question.

  2. Sugar Loft Events- event venue
    Liberty Center
    Liberty Township,Oh. 45069

  3. Thank you for this list. I am sure that there are may blackowned businesses missung from the list. For example: Cincy Fitnext, and Detailed Days Event Planning.

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