Stone Island 2018 Spring/Summer Lookbook
Having lately dropped a new Nylon Metallic capsule, Italian outerwear label Stone Island has unveiled its full Spring/Summer season 2018 collection. The brand new launch sees the brand continue to develop modern fabrics and techniques, with new ways of constructing garments being used alongside ideas and processes taken from the brand’s extensive archive.
For the Spring/Summer time 2018 drop, Stone Island have taken inspiration from vintage Polish navy uniforms and chosen alligator camouflage as this season’s camo print. To provide the specified have an effect on, the pattern was hand painted before being photographed and re-printed. The alligator stone island raso camo items additionally come with shoulderpieces of a particular gentle cotton-nylon rep materials which undergoes a six coloration printing course of.
Elsewhere on this assortment, the model has reworked some iconic items from its cult Marina line. The Marina launch was developed in two separate but related parts, with the “Folded” capsule seeing items dyed, folded after which printed by hand to present them an authentic graphic motif that differs from garment to garment. The “Allover” items are produced in a extra standard methodology. Colours equivalent to “Avio Blue,” “Octane,” “Lavender” and “Salmon, in addition to white stripes, red personalization and the embroidered pink star are seen on pieces from both sides of the Marina collection.
Different themes in the Spring/Summer season 2018 collection embrace garments made utilizing a nylon tela base that is then plated with a highly reflective white coating — made using hundreds of glass microspheres. The capsule also sports activities TANK SHIELD items which have a multilayer fusion expertise that guarantees water resistance and breathability. The important thing colours used throughout the gathering embrace “Pewter,” “Ink” and “Moss.”
There’s no official date for the collection’s launch at the moment however keep checking the Stone Island internet store for more data. A selection of key items from the model are currently out there from HBX’s new Stone Island pop-up in Hong Kong.