Alyssa Less is an American-made specialty denim brand that combines the spirit of classic American sportswear with elaborate, cutting-edge techniques and high-end craftsmanship.
Hailed a "Breakout Denim Brand" by Fashionista, one of "10 Brands Changing the Denim Game" by Refinery29, a "Denim Brand to Watch" by WGSN, and a "fashion brand to buy now before they blow up” by Marie Claire, Alyssa Less fuses innovative technique with fresh silhouettes to bring you updated fashion classics you can also ride the subway in. Cool intellectuals like Rowan Blanchard, Lena Dunham, Esperanza Spalding, and Zoe Lister Jones have all embraced AL conversation denim with aplomb.
Alyssa Less is constructed entirely in the United States with fine materials and designed between NYC and LA by Parsons graduate Alyssa Lesser. After working with designers like Marc Jacobs, Vena Cava, Richard Chai, and Ralph Lauren, Lesser wanted to apply her love of print and graphic statement pieces to the denim market. Launching specialty denim in 2015, Alyssa set out to craft well-designed, thoughtful jeans that combined the comfort and fit of her favorite vintage pairs with purposeful and personal details that wink back at you.
Our signature embossed denim is a modernized application of a lost 80s technique, combining detailed specialty prints with a three dimensional denim surface with unique highs and lows based upon wash and wear over time. We also specialize in casual-luxe jeans and jackets with laser cut specialty leathers, experimental dye techniques, innovative seaming and modern silhouettes. Luxury craftsmanship and an unwavering commitment to true denim construction, wash, comfort and fit results in some of the most thoughtful and special denim on planet earth.