12 Black-Owned Swimwear Lines To Help You Slay Poolside
July 24, 2022
Summer is still in full swing, which is why it's only right that you have the perfect bathing suit for every occasion!
With extra daylight, sun-kissed skin, and the vibes to match, make sure the last two months of summer are as memorable as the first month with the best swimsuits life has to offer. Here at GrindPretty, we are always committed to supporting our very own, so we've rounded up a list of the perfect Black-owned swimwear companies to purchase your gear to end Summer 2022 with a bang!
Miami based designer Keva J. has been making women of all shapes and sizes look fabulous, coining the motto “Same suit, different bodies, same slay!” You can see celebrities like Ashanti, Ciara, and Sanya Richards Ross rocking these suits!
Founded in 2013 by Nigerian American fashion designer, Buki Ade, this line features some of the hottest hand-sewn suits that we've ever seen! Might we add that some of our faves like Taraji P. Henson and Alicia Keys have also been caught in these one-of-a-kind looks?
This line has been seen on Hollywood's current it girls like Lori Harvey and Jordyn Woods and offers some of the most luxury looking swimwear pieces with prices that are way more affordable than they look!
The name of this brand is "sandy cheeks” translated in french. SoCal native, Dominique Celine, was on a mission to provide sexy, sustainable options for the baddies looking for swimwear for any occasion.
This swimwear line is perfect for the baddie on a budget who knows that the looks do not have to suffer just because you're looking to save some coins. They have it all, from swimsuits, to cover ups, and everything in between!
Founded by Jessica Wong, this swimwear line features handmade offerings that are perfect for any occasion. It's also great to note that most of their pieces are reversible - talk about a two-for-one type of situation!
In a world where spirituality meets entrepreneurship, Tina Marie Ahari stands as a testament to the power of embracing the unknown and forging a unique path. As an heiress to her mother Lala Inuti Ahari's million-dollar spiritual empire, Tina Marie's childhood was immersed in astrology books and arcane knowledge, laying the foundation for her unique journey.
Beauty, brains, talent, and personality, Crystal Renee Hayslett has it all! This girl is on fire! (in my Alicia Keys voice). You may know her best from her engaging performances in 'Sistas' and 'Zatima', but there's so much more to discover about this rising star. From her humble beginnings to her rapid rise in the entertainment industry, Crystal has a story that is as captivating as her on-screen characters. In this candid interview, she shares her journey, inspirations, and insights into the world of acting, offering a glimpse into the life of a woman who is making waves in Hollywood.
Oftentimes on our entrepreneurial journey, we get discouraged because we’re not exactly where we desire to be, but insight is what allows one to see the bigger picture, and what’s to come if we simply persevere. At 13, Dr. Mya Smith-Edmonds began working at her father’s McDonald’s where she developed her strong work ethic, accountability, discipline and focus. Today she is the proud owner of nine McDonald’s restaurants.