NikeLab X Stone Island
July 25, 2018
NIKELAB x STONE ISLAND CELEBRATES THE « WINDRUNNER » Year.
NikeLab x Stone Island are proud to announce an unique collaboration to reinterpret the iconic Windrunner model by means of new fabrics and Stone Island Uk applied sciences. Created in 1978 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 became an iconic piece worn by all people, from the streets to the catwalk. In 2016, Nike and Stone Island merge their craftsmanship and distinctive styles to create a new and modern model of the Official Nike Windrunner. The hood and herringbone pattern is product of Mussola Gommata fabric, a mixture of light 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 mixture of fabrics which allow to create small air pockets to increase thermic insulation and lightness. On the occasion of the Windrunner 12 months, additionally the iconic sneakers Nike Air Mowabb has been reinterpreted. Snug and resistant, these sneakers allow free natural movement for lovers of walks.