Black Owned Businesses on South Street

May 20, 2021 | Community, Featured

One of the many things that makes the South Street Headhouse District so unique is our diversity. 

As one of the most diverse business districts in Center City, we are committed to supporting and advocating for Black-owned businesses 365 days of the year. Our community is a stunning amalgamation of diverse histories and cultures. We are proud that over 30 Black business owners have chosen to place their businesses in our district! We encourage you to support them today and every day!

Jacqué Scott (Sci-Fi), Owner,
Another Planet Barber Shop

Another Planet Barber Shop
Address: 808 South Street

Daryll Jones, Owner,
Atomic City Comics

Atomic City Comics

Address: 638 South Street

“I knew that these hands were blessed, and I was going to create art.”

– Jacqué (Sci-Fi) Scott, My South Street Story
Larnell Baldwin, Owner,
Baldwin Fine Custom Tailoring

Baldwin Fine Custom Tailor
(Tailor, Apparel)

Address: 751 S. 4th Street

Hakim Hopkins, Owner, Black & Nobel
(Pictured with Black & Nobel staff)

Black and Nobel
(Grocery, Bookstore)

Address: 411 South Street

Count Clothing

Address: 431 South Street

Curve-Fit Elite Fitness Apparel
Address: 623 South St.

Dudes Boutique

Address: 646 South Street

Floss Custom Clothing

Address: 522 S. 4th Street

I love the South Street Headhouse District because it’s the home of the artistic community here in the city.

–Hakim Hopkins, My South Street Story

(Apparel, Shoes)

Address: 832 South Street

Glam Boutique
(Salon, Beauty)

Address: 611 S. Orianna Street

Lois M. Arnold, Owner,
Hairs 2 U Wig Bank

Hairs 2 U Wig Bank
(Salon, Beauty, Accessories)

Address: 760 S. 4th Street

Shawnah Lester, Owner,
HairStory La Femme

HairStory La Femme
(Salon, Beauty, Accessories)

Address: 766 S. 4th Street

Helena’s Lifestyle Boutique

Address: 721 S. 4th Street

Kreationz By Hand Unisex Hair Studio
(Salon, Barber)

Address: 706 South Street

Kerryann & Dwayne, Owners,
LA Elite Couture Boutique
Dwayne pictured)

LA Elite Couture Boutique
Address: 838 South Street

Legends Natural Hair 

Address: 836 South Street

Lil’ Drummaboy Recordings
(Recording Studio, Business Services)

Address: 818 South Street

Mandingo African Hair Braiding

Address: 802 South Street

Marsh + Mane
(Beauty, Specialty)

Address: 529 S. 4th Street

Mutt Airbrush and Art Supply
(Art Supplies)

Address: 617 S. 4th Street

Monica Monique, Owner,
Oxymoron Fashion House

Address: 750 S. 4th Street

I chose the SSHD because of how diverse & artistic the neighborhood is. I wanted to be surrounded by that.”

– Monica Monique, My South Street Story


Pure Talent Boutique

Address: 418 South St.

Michael & Marlene Clark, Owners, Reef Restaurant & Lounge

Reef Restaurant & Lounge
(Caribbean, BBQ, Southern)

Address: 605 S. 3rd Street

South Street Art Mart
(Art, Pop Culture, Specialty)
Address: 530 South Street

Studio 723
(Event Space, Gallery)

Address: 723 S. 4th Street

The Sweet Life Bakeshop

Address: 740 South Street

The Cut Bar
Address: 532 S. 4th Street

Tattoo Threadz
(Custom Apparel)
Address: 617 S. 4th Street

(Apparel, Accessories)

Address: 524 South St.

I always knew I wanted to be
just like [my father] — determining my own financial destiny.

– Michael Clark, My South Street Story

Tiny Towne Academy

Address: 770 S. 4th Street

(Home Goods, Apparel, Design)

Address: 716 S. 4th Street

5 Flavors

Address: 522 S. 5th Street