Antonio Haslauer, designer from the American brand Ampersand Heart NY participated in the Nov. Denim Première Vision show: Imaginating two silhouettes to illustrate S/S 19 and opening a pop up store in the first ever Denim Pop Up Street.
An opportunity for him to gave us his top 5 products for the season…
Antonio particularly appreciates artisanal and handcrafted techniques, textile manipulations that refine the look of denim, contrasting materials, and subtle and delicate handles and aspects.
A dévoré indigo blouse in a cotton/polyester blend. A very delicate, ethereal and truly new product.
BLUE FARM TEXTILES
The weft of this denim plain weave is run through with an astrodye yarn that emerges only in details, either through wear or on the cuffs.
Delicate openworking on a light pant weight, with fringed finishings.
These sleeves are layered with a light denim and a dark velvet embroidered together, then delicately torn to trace out organic floral motifs.
The contrast between visible pockets in a supple fabric, placed on a rigid and deeply indigo denim fabric.