In celebration of Black History Month and the amazing contribution black-owned businesses make to the local culture, community and economy, we've teamed up with Wandsworth Council to compile a directory of black-owned businesses in the borough.
Akrasiboutique - African inspired accessories
Wandsworth, London, UK
Zero waste design boutique, inspired by 50/60’s African fashion nostalgia, yet quintessentially British with a London accent. Akrasiboutique was born from the desire to create unique hair and clothing accessories that are quirky, classic and stylish.
Tooting Market, unit 15a, 21-23 Tooting High St, Tooting Boardway SW17 0SN
Cold press juices, salads, vegan cakes and juice cleanses. No artificial additives or preservatives. Get Juiced! Was set-up by Leon Morant in Early 2014 after making a sudden decision for a career change from IT to following a passion in nutrition.
Unit 25, Southside Shopping Centre, Wandsworth SW18 4TF
An award-winning, premium quality skincare brand creating products for the full spectrum of ethnic diversities. Influenced and inspired by beauty rituals passed down from generations spanning Africa, The Caribbean, & Britain.
The products are naturally derived and formulated with botanical ingredients – free from harmful chemicals, cruelty-free, vegan, and environmentally friendly.
Order online or in person.
Balham, London, UK
SIKA was founded in 2005 by creative director Phyllis Taylor with the vision that fashion has the power and potential to make a positive contribution to society.
The ethos behind SIKA is not only to produce quality 'made in Africa' garments for the international market, but also to ultimately prove that garment production can successfully have social and environmental responsibilities at its core.
39 Northcote Rd, London SW11 1NJ
VEKitchen's vegan food philosophy is simple: create deliciously nutritious, freshly prepared plant food dishes, plastic free and delivered in an environmentally sustainable way. The menu includes super salads, naughty burgers, hot classics, luscious, natural and organic wines & beers, kombuchas, shakes and so much more.
Book a table or order online
Wellness and the Arts CIC (WATA)
Wandsworth, London, UK
Wellness and the Arts CIC (WATA) is a grass-roots community interest company founded in response to Covid-19 and the severe impact this has had on communities across the UK and the world. They aim to help and support people of colour (POC) and those that identify as black, asian and minority ethnic (BAME) who have been impacted by Covid-19 identify their creative talents whilst providing them with wellness solutions and access to cultural education.
Visit the website for more info