Fabric research and treatment
GARMENT DYED LEATHER / DYNEEMA®_REVERSIBLE_DETACHABLE LINING: Vest in leather/Dyneema®, made through the collaborative process of ECCO® and STONE ISLAND. It represents the optimal fusion of STONE ISLAND’s expertise in garment dyeing techniques with ECCO®’s state-of-the-art leather technology. The leather is laminated to the light non-woven fabric in Dyneema®, the strongest and most durable lightweight fibre in the world, producing unusually high tensile strength. The finished garment undergoes an elaborate dyeing process with specific recipes. Reversible Garment, can be worn with the leather side or the Dyneema® side on the outside. Inside, a second vest in padded organic looking nylon Naslan Light, also garment dyed.
Leather/Dyneema® outer shell: Ribbed nylon collar. Two hand pockets per side, one with lateral entrance and one on top, with flap and Velcro fastening. Reflective fabric patch on shoulders. Armholes edged in Naslan. On zip fastening edges, the placket in Naslan hides a zip to attach the inner vest when wearing reverse. On the Dyneema® side, an array of diagonal Velcro bands with snaps, to attach up to four boxy Naslan pockets. Zip fastening.
Detachable Vest in Naslan: An array of diagonal Velcro bands with snaps, to attach up to four boxy Naslan Nylon pockets. Zip fastening. Can be worn on its own.
100% Leather, Polyamide, Polyester