Aphrodite2018 Menswear Blog – Part 2
Famend for their distinctive surface therapy of fabrics and dyeing techniques, Stone Island have cemented themselves as one of the forerunners in the technical outerwear industry whereas maintaining grounded in their believes and expectations in their designs to develop into a a lot liked and revered brand in the style trade over time.
The discharge of their extremely anticipated AW17 collection has been a long time coming and we’re very excited to carry you the new items here at Aphrodite.
Following on from the SS17’s ‘hand corrosion collection’, the ‘colour corrosion collection’, takes on a brand new dimension with artisan processes to make each garment unique and unrepeatable. You can be forgiven to suppose this knit has been taken straight from the catwalk with a extra editorial and excessive finish style look, appealing to a wider audience.
The ‘frosted’ look has been achieved with hand de-colouration techniques with a corrosive paste for a fading ‘frosted’ look, to make your garment appear like it’s been locked in a freezer. The structure of the garments has been highlighted by the remaining residual dye, to offer the piece an nearly industrial look. The basic Stone Island compass badge nonetheless makes an appearance to the left arm, again, given the corrosive paste treatment, making this a Stone Island collectors should have garment. Contrasting back detail in a conventional argyll knit pattern mixes time-honoured with trendy design.