In the world of fashion, Black woman designers continuously craft luxury, couture pieces. Each design is innovated with style and culture for every season. From open-back mules to strappy sandals, these Black women designers make it easy to remain stylish and chic. Strut your fresh pedicure with these designs.

Kendall Miles

This Chicago-based designer used influence and training from Milan, Italy to start her empire. Kendall Miles started her luxury shoe brand in 2015. The company aims to serve clients “by designing quality, luxury footwear that changes the trajectory of their lives.”

These show-stopping heels feature a hot pink wrap around mink fur strap that can accentuate anyone’s legs. These trendy high spring heels will have you living your Barbie dreams.

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Photo credit: Kendall Miles

Karibbein Ann Mariee

Karribein Ann Mariee launched five years ago. Celebrities, like Fantasia, have worn the company’s designs. The brand intersects luxury and affordability. The brand unifies women with their abstract and trendy designs.

These metallic and bejeweled spring heels are perfect for a disco themed soiree.

Photo credit: KarribeanAnnMarie


Anifa Mvuemba, a Congolese designer, changed the game and rules for contemporary couture. Celebrities, such as Zendaya, Tracee Ellis Ross and Jasmine Sullivan, have worn items from the brand.

This electric ruby red pointed mule is a mix between modern and classic, making it perfect for a rooftop brunch.

Photo credit: Hanifa

The Ekhator Label

These stunning spring heels are minimalist in their approach, but are sure to make waves at any event. The coral, ankle strap heels are reminiscent of bloomed lilies. The shoe is universal and can be worn all day from work to happy hour.

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Photo credit: The Ekhator Label


New York-based designer Markisha Marie’s risqué and avant-garde designs captivate her consumers. Her shoes embody glamour, lust and desire.

These asymmetrical, strappy spring heels are embellished with multicolored Swarovski crystals. The ostrich, emerald feathers provide a tropical feel to the staple heel.

Photo Credit: M.Marie by Markisha Marie

Brother Vellies

Aurora James created this Brooklyn-based luxury brand in 2013. James created her brand to keep traditional African designs alive. The brand celebrates authenticity through craftsmanship.

Although this wild feathered beauty looks prim and polished, it provides an edge to dress up any simple look. These delightful spring heels come in multiple colors.

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Photo credit: Brother Vellies