NikeLab X Stone Island
NIKELAB x STONE ISLAND CELEBRATES THE « WINDRUNNER » 12 months.
NikeLab x Stone Island are proud to announce an unique collaboration to reinterpret the iconic Windrunner model via new fabrics and technologies. Created in 1978 cappello stone island by Nike’s first designer, the Nike Windrunner is the first piece from the model to be worn by athletes before and after athletics competitions. Since then, the mannequin grew to become an iconic piece worn by everybody, from the streets to the catwalk. In 2016, Nike and Stone Island merge their craftsmanship and distinctive types to create a brand new and modern version of the Nike Windrunner. The hood and herringbone sample is manufactured from Mussola Gommata fabric, a mixture of mild muslin cotton and polyurethane. The Windrunner’s body is fabricated from Nylon Steel, an exclusive metallic fabric composed of nylon treated with a resin course of. Those compositions give waterproofness qualities to it and protect from the wind. The Windrunner is padded with PrimaLoft® Insulation Know-how, a mix of fabrics which enable to create small air pockets to increase thermic insulation and lightness. On the occasion of the Windrunner year, additionally the iconic sneakers Nike Air Mowabb has been reinterpreted. Comfy and resistant, these sneakers allow free pure motion for lovers of walks.