As we celebrate the life and legacy of this iconic civil rights leader, we also want to take a moment to recognize and support minority owned businesses in the fashion industry. At Ladiesse, we are proud to carry a diverse selection of sustainably produced boutique fashion brands that are owned by members of marginalized communities.
To help you show your support this Martin Luther King Jr. Day, we've put together a list of some of our favorite products from these amazing brands:
The Urban Line RA17 Rain Suit by RYDER ACT. Whether you're facing inclement weather or just want to add a trendy touch to your outfit, this rain suit has got you covered (literally!). Made from waterproof and breathable material, it will keep you dry and comfortable no matter what Mother Nature has in store. Plus, with its sleek and modern design, you'll look stylish and fashionable too
The Aurora Coat by CHARM by ARIN. Made from luxurious wool, this coat is the perfect blend of warmth, style, and sustainability. Wool is a renewable and biodegradable resource that requires less energy and water to produce compared to synthetic materials. Plus, CHARM by ARIN is a woman-owned business that supports artisans in Turkey and promotes fair labor practices. By investing in this coat, you're supporting a company that values sustainability, community, and social responsibility. The elegant and timeless design will never go out of fashion, and the attention to detail and quality craftsmanship is evident in every stitch. Wear it to elevate any outfit, or pair it with jeans and boots for a chic and casual look.
The Nomi Tie Front Top by MOVOM. This beautiful top is not only made from vegan silk, a sustainable and animal-friendly alternative to traditional silk, it also carries a message of unity and inclusivity. The tie front detail symbolizes the ties that bind us together as a human family. By wearing this top, you can show your support for equality and diversity, and make a fashion statement that reflects your values.Dress it up or down, wear it to work or out on the town – the options are endless!
The Odina Pouch Handbag by TULLAA. This chic and stylish pouch is made with 100% eco-friendly raw materials such as paper strings and vegetal leather. Not only is it stylish and unique, it's also kind to the planet. TULLAA is a socially responsible company that values sustainability, transparency, and ethical practices. By purchasing this pouch, you're supporting a business that cares about the environment and the well-being of its workers and customers. The unique texture and color add visual interest, while the compact size makes it perfect for everyday use.
The Dune Shoulder Bag by ATELIER MELANGE. This versatile shoulder bag is made from durable and lightweight canvas, a natural and sustainable material. It's not only practical and stylish, it's also eco-friendly. ATELIER MELANGE is a conscious brand that values sustainability and social responsibility. By investing in this shoulder bag, you're supporting a company that cares about the planet and its impact on the world. The versatile and stylish design makes it suitable for any occasion, and the spacious interior will hold all your essentials. Plus, with its neutral color and simple, clean lines, it will easily match with any outfit.
The Odina Shoulder Handbag by TULLAA. This stunning shoulder bag is made with the same eco-friendly raw materials as the Odina Pouch Handbag. Not only is it stylish and unique, it also carries a message of hope and empowerment. The name "Odina" means “mountain” in Native American, and the brand TULLAA is inspired by the indigenous cultures of the Americas. By purchasing this shoulder bag, you're not only supporting a socially responsible business, you're also honoring and celebrating the rich cultural heritage of indigenous peoples. The elegant and timeless design is enhanced by the beautiful texture and color, and the spacious interior and convenient pockets will keep all your belongings organized and within reach. Wear it as a statement piece or pair it with a casual outfit for a touch of sophistication.
We hope these products inspire you to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day and support minority owned businesses all year round. "Dream" of a more inclusive and equitable fashion industry with Ladiesse.