This is a woman’s world, and we are unapologetically taking the reigns of women empowerment in our own hands this year. Honing in on self-love and feeling beautiful in our own skin, these five Black-owned brands are here to bring out your inner lioness, and let’s just say that we are all for it! With Valentine's Day slowly yet surely approaching, rest assured we’ve got you covered with all of the best lingerie brands to look out for and support this winter season.

Nude Barre 

Serving as the perfect gateway to sculpt your skin, Nude Barre comes to you with one mission in mind- giving you intimates that feel like they aren’t even there. Founded in 2009 by Erin Carpenter, Nude Barre is here to bring you the best lingerie that matches directly with your skin tone. From fishnet tights to seamless thongs and panties Nude Barre has you covered with all of your favorite intimates this winter season. 

Anya Lust 

Inspired by endless romance, Anya Lust is changing the lingerie game for all women to feel and look just as beautiful on the inside and out. Established in 2015, Anya Lust serves as a destination to escape the confines of reality by helping women to take the reigns of their own power back in their own hands. 


Founder Shiara Robinson wanted to change the way women saw themselves in the mirror. No matter what size, shape, and color your body is, LaSette serves as a way for women to feel beautiful no matter what they’re wearing. LaSette was created to help you narrate your own story, officially changing the narrative that “this is a man’s world.” 

Suzy Black 

The sustainable and eco-friendly lingerie brand is changing how we view luxury. Founded by Diandra Julian, Suzy Black’s overall mission is to help change the way we view femininity through glamour, opulence, and inner indulgence. 


Torlowei prides its brand on bringing a taste of the islands straight to your bedroom. Inspired by Nigerian waters, this sustainable brand brings you raw materials that are engrained with 80% biodegradable fibers. 

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