THE STONE ISLAND ‘ICE KNIT’ HAS Just Released
Famed for his or her fabric development the Italian masters have simply launched the STONE ISLAND ‘ICE KNIT’.
No stranger to heat reactive fabric technology Stone Islands Massimo Osti first began experimenting with the process in late 1988 and went on to release the fist ‘ICE CAMO’ jacket in AW/1989. The line was an on the spot success and went on to turn into one of the wanted pieces stone island 16 year old of Vintage SI ever (till they popped up in TK Maxx in the mid 2000’s).
The concept grew to become a regular characteristic that crept into collections consistently however always reserved for the most experimental items that commanded the best worth. Now, in 2017 STONE ISLAND have released a brand new application of the know-how with the debut of the THE STONE ISLAND ‘ICE KNIT’. Utilizing a double knit construction, the face fabric is made using a heat sensitive yarn with an inner comprised of pure wool. Combined, these two fabrics create a garment that performs extraordinarily nicely at chilly temperature whist being visually engaging due to the shifting nature of the outer color.