NikeLab X Stone Island “Yr Of The Windrunner”
Italian sportswear model Stone Island has joined forces with Nike to revamp the iconic Windrunner Jacket. The traditional apparel, seen on everyone from runners to b-boys, is looking to make a powerful run for 2016. Created within the ’70s, The jacket was Nike’s first foray into apparel. With the assistance of Stone Island, “The 12 months of the Windrunner” is trying to make it exhausting on the competitors.
Stone Island’s outerwear is known for its revolutionary fabrics that’s constructed to guard you from many components. The jackets come in a number of monochromatic colors however mimic the Windrunner’s signature colorblocking by means of a technique of Stone Island’s dyeing course of. 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 Metal is applied to the entire jacket creating a constant sheen.
The gathering will likely be launched alongside with a Koth Extremely Hiker, that is built to be water-resistant as well. The sneakerboots might be packaged in a Stone Island branded dustbag made from Nylon Metal. The collection shall be releasing December 17 at select NikeLab retailers and Stone Island Flagship shops, alongside each brand’s webstore.