NikeLab X Stone Island “Year Of The Windrunner”
Italian sportswear model Stone Island has joined forces with Nike to revamp the iconic stubs Windrunner Jacket. The classic apparel, seen on everyone from runners to b-boys, is looking to make a strong run for 2016. Created within the ’70s, The jacket was Nike’s first foray into apparel. With the help of Stone Island, “The Yr of the Windrunner” is looking to make it hard on the competitors.
Stone Island’s outerwear is known for its revolutionary fabrics that is constructed to protect you from many components. The jackets come in multiple monochromatic colors however mimic the Windrunner’s signature colorblocking through a process of Stone Island’s dyeing course of. A silver PrimaLoft liner is utilized to create a distinction for the monochromatic scheme and keep you warm.
The chevron and hood stone island beanie hat 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 film. Stone Island’s go-to fabric, Nylon Metal is applied to the whole jacket making a consistent sheen.
The collection will likely be released alongside with a Koth Ultra Hiker, that’s built to be water-resistant as well. The sneakerboots will likely 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 stores, alongside each brand’s webstore.