An inclusive development of the rainbow Pride flag that incorporates the necessary representation of queer people of color and transgender individuals, Daniel Quasar’s “Progress” initiative pin more accurately reflects the LGBTQ+ community. Each 11-color enamel pin is produced by hand in antique silver. 25% of the profits from Quasar’s “Progress Initiative” items, like this enamel pin, get allocated to a quarterly donation to a charity that supports the queer community; currently it is The Living Room.
From the top, these sandals look like classic Tevas. But from the side, a stacked rainbow flatform celebrates the LGBTQ+ community. With $15 from the purchase of each pair going to the Tegan and Sara Foundation, buying these sandals means sending support to an organization that contributes to summer camp scholarships for LGBTQ+ kids. While made for all genders, they’re listed in traditional women’s sizes.
Made by Herbivore Botanicals, with no additives or dyes, this serum gently exfoliates with 5% natural fruit acid. As application creates a subtle tingling on the skin, this potion helps shed dead skin and clears pores. It can be left on all day and the result is a clearer, smoother complexion. For Pride, the brand will donating $5 from the sale of each product to Immigration Equality—an organization that offers legal assistance to LGBTQ+ immigrants.
With 20% of proceeds going to The Point Foundation (which works to empower LGBTQ+ students through scholarship funding, mentorship and more), these bright and cheerful swim trunks have a decidedly retro aesthetic. Made from a poly/elastane blend, they’re available men’s XS to XL, but thanks to their boxy shape, can be worn by all genders.
From queer-owned Wildfang, a brand committed to donating profits to various women- and LGBTQ+-focused organizations all year (in 2018 they raised $400k for charities), this six-panel cap puts it simply. Made with 100% cotton, the cap features an adjustable strap and a very positive message.
Printed by Revel & Riot (a non-profit brand devoted to promoting LGBTQ+ equality), the “Electile Dysfunction” T-shirt speaks out against “faulty voting machines, gerrymandering, cyber attacks, the Electoral College, voter purges, voter suppression and bullying and harassment at the polls.” Printed on 100% ring-spun cotton, this boxy shape is ideal for all genders and comes in sizes small to XXL.
Celebrating one of the most marginalized groups within the LGBTQ+ community, these Chuck Taylors (part of Converse’s 2019 Pride collection) are adorned with transgender flag-inspired designs. With the pale blue, pink and white striped flag featuring on the ankle patches, heel tabs and soles, the colors are also used in bold lightning bolts on the shoes. More importantly, proceeds from the brand’s Pride collection are donated to OUT MetroWest and the It Gets Better Project.
Made in collaboration between Todd Snyder and Champion, these comfy sweatshorts are part of a Pride collection that blends two iconic logos: vintage Champion lettering and the rainbow colors of the LGBTQ+ flag. Crafted from 100% cotton and made in Canada, the best feature is the 20% of proceeds that go to National Park Foundation to support the Stonewall National Monument.
With 100% of the net proceeds from the release to be donated to OutRight Action International, Levi’s pride collection aims to benefit the global LGBTQ+ community. With socks, underwear, outerwear and more available, our pick is the very versatile ombre bandana. With a classic paisley pattern, the rainbow-hued piece is a cheery accessory for all genders.
With 100% of profits from their Pride collection headed for the Los Angeles LGBT Center, American Apparel has created a line of clothing that ranges from playful to poignant. The latter is the case with this “Words Matter” T-shirt, which lists “forbidden” terms like transgender, diversity, science-based, fetus and vulnerable. Printed on 50/50 cotton/poly blend, the top has been made for all genders and comes in sizes XS to XL.
Made in collaboration with actress Steph Beatriz, who maintains she’s “Bi ’til I die,” this cap by Kidd Bell supports those attracted to their own gender, and all others. Available in red or blue script, each six-panel cap is embroidered, not printed. Most importantly, 20% of net proceeds benefit The Trevor Project, who offer a 24/7 crisis line for LGBTQ+ youth.
100% of net proceeds from the sale of this cropped, neon ASOS and GLAAD sweatshirt goes to the important organization. Part of the third collaborative collection between the two, this retro-style sweater features a tri-color “unity” graphic across the chest and a tour bill-style rundown of the shirt’s collaborators on the back. Made for all genders and sizes, the boxy sweater is available in sizes XS to US 28.
With a delightful double entendre printed on 100% cotton, Otherwild’s “Gender is a Drag” T-shirt is made for people of all ages—the slogan is available on baby onesies, toddler T-shirts or adult-sized tops. While promoting an important message, a portion of proceeds goes to the National Center for Transgender Equality, which works to change policies, laws and societal stance regarding the rights of trans people.
With 10% of all proceeds donated to the Lesbian Herstory Archives, Otherwild’s boxy, unisex “Gay Power” T-Shirt is for anybody and everybody who believes in the sentiment. Also available as a black-on-black hoodie, the design was inspired by a balloon at the 1970 Christopher Street Liberation Day Parade.
With they/them, ze/zir, she/her and he/him options, Gamut has made preferred pronoun pins that look more sophisticated than many we’ve seen. These black and gold pins politely request which pronouns the wearer identifies as, and $1 from each purchase is donated to Camp Aranu’tiq, which is a not-for-profit organization that transgender, gender-nonconforming and gender-variant kids and their families through camp experiences.