Dressing dapper means many things to many people. Depending on who you ask, it could mean wearing a three piece suit or your favorite fedora with the outfit of you choice. Thankfully, there are several Black owned businesses that offer options for perfecting your personal style. Photo Credit: Kia Chenelle.
Originally posted at: https://shoppeblack.us/2016/12/dapper-brands/
offers style, elegance and comfort that comes from experienced cutting, perfect fitting and Ultra Bespoke tailoring skills. Founder: Andrew Ramroop
takes inspiration from African and British fashion. Their focus is on handmaking all products within the UK and sourcing materials from the best suppliers all over the world. Founder: Lolu EsQ
was formed to create premium accessories in honor of the 1st African American US President. Their current offerings are cufflinks, medallions and pendants available in sterling silver, ancient bronze, 18K gold and platinum. Founders: Imhotep A. Pease & Kenly G. Warren
brings a dynamic approach in men’s suiting by pairing classic Italian and English tailoring techniques with modern silhouettes. Co-founder: Davidson Petit-Frére
creates beautiful and beautifully made clothing, shoes and accessories crafted of supple leather and organic cotton. Founders: Byron and Dexter Peart
is a luxury bow tie line that offers bespoke handcrafted bow ties inspires by the philosophies of WEB Dubois and James Baldwin. Recent collections are a nod to Black fraternities, the Harlem renaissance and leaders of the African independence movement. Owner: Shantrelle P. Lewis