NikeLab X Stone Island “12 months Of The Windrunner”
Italian sportswear brand Stone Island has joined forces with Nike to revamp the iconic Windrunner Jacket. The classic apparel, seen on everyone from runners to b-boys, is seeking to make a powerful run for 2016. Created within the ’70s, The jacket was Nike’s first foray into apparel. With the help of Stone Island, “The Yr of the Windrunner” is trying to make it laborious on the competitors.
Stone Island’s outerwear is known for its progressive fabrics that’s constructed to protect you from many elements. The jackets come in multiple monochromatic colours however mimic the Windrunner’s signature colorblocking by way of a strategy of Stone Island’s dyeing process. A silver PrimaLoft liner is applied to create a contrast for the monochromatic scheme and keep you heat.
The chevron and hood of the jacket is created to be wind and water resistant courtesy of the Mussola Gommata, which is formed by bonding lightweight cotton muslin to an opaque polyurethane movie. Stone Island’s go-to fabric, Nylon Steel is applied to the entire jacket making a constant sheen.
The gathering shall be released alongside with a Koth Ultra Hiker, that’s built to be water-resistant as well. The sneakerboots might be packaged in a Stone Island branded dustbag made from Nylon Metallic. The gathering shall be releasing December 17 at select NikeLab retailers and Stone Island Flagship stores, alongside every brand’s webstore.