A tradition of research, experimentation, operate and use are the matrixes which have at all times defined Stone Island: the sportswear model established in 1982, designed to develop into a symbol of excessive research on fibres and textiles, applied to an revolutionary design. Season after season, it is through the examine of type and the “manipulationof the matter that Stone Island has discovered its own language with the aim of establishing new boundaries on this planet of garment making. The study of uniforms and of work wear, its evolution in keeping with new necessities of use, has become Stone Island’s commentary put up for defining a challenge by which the clothes item’s operate isn’t simply aesthetic. An ongoing investigation, thorough and without frontiers, on the processing and ennobling of fibres and textiles, main to discover materials and manufacturing techniques by no means used before in the clothing business. Jackets constructed in nylon monofilament, deriving from the water filtering know-how. Extremely reflective or thermo-sensitive fabrics, altering color with the variation of temperature. Featherweight polyester cloth vacuum- coated with a a hundred% stainless steel film utilized in aviation expertise to protect the on-board computers. Non-woven materials, Kevlar® and polyester felt, rhomboidal nets in polyester used in the development trade and coated in polyurethane. These are some examples of materials conceived by Stone Island philosophy. Stone Island’s strength can be primarily based on the unique capacity to intervene on the completed item, via the continuous tests on dyeing and treatments carried out in the Sportswear Company’s laboratory of color. A division able to combine advanced technology, experience and human capacity and that has developed greater than 60,000 completely different recipes of dyes throughout the years. All of the accumulated data and experience, an inalienable heritage, on which great part of Stone Island’s know-how is predicated, is saved within the historic archive that collects the trial tests, and the recipes for textile dyeing and handling which have been developed by all those folks who’ve labored on this undertaking with passion.