THE STONE ISLAND ‘ICE KNIT’ HAS Just Launched
Famed for their fabric development the Italian masters have simply launched the STONE ISLAND ‘ICE KNIT’.
No stranger to heat reactive fabric know-how Stone Islands Massimo Osti first started experimenting with the process in late 1988 and went on to launch the fist ‘ICE CAMO’ jacket in AW/1989. The road was an instantaneous success and went on to grow to be some of the sought after items of Vintage SI ever (till they popped up in TK Maxx within the mid 2000’s).
The concept turned a daily feature that crept into collections constantly however at all times reserved for the most experimental gadgets that commanded the best price. Now, in 2017 STONE ISLAND have launched a new software of the expertise stone island fleece sweatshirt with the debut of the THE STONE ISLAND ‘ICE KNIT’. Using a double knit development, the face fabric is made utilizing a heat sensitive yarn with an internal comprised of pure wool. Combined, these two fabrics create a garment that performs extraordinarily effectively at cold temperature whist being visually partaking due to the shifting nature of the outer color.