Stone Island Jacket – Reviewed

Written by: Robert Charlton | January 24, 2014.

Garment – dyed cotton nylon poplin overshirt in bright blue

Stone Island Hooded Jacket Bright BlueKey Features
-Twin Chest pockets
-Two lower front pockets
-Drawstring bottom hem
-Zip placket
-Removeable drawstring hood
-Press-stud cuffs
-Detachable Stone Island badge on sleeve
-78% cotton and 22% nylon
-New Certilogo authenticity tag

It is the stand out item in their latest line and is perfect for the approaching spring season. The hooded Stone Island overcoat provides lightweight and stylish protection from the unpredictable weather, whilst being comfortable to wear rain or shine or suitable to wear with a variety of outfit choices. The jacket itself is wind resistant and shower proof, boasting a rich depth of colouration thanks to the fabric treatment and dying techniques for which Stone Island have become famous for.

When you wear the jacket you can feel the attention to detail that has gone into crafting the item, its material oozes quality and provides snug comfort. The detail in the coat is meticulous and every crevice has an impeccable finish- you get the impression it could last for years without falling to pieces.
This latest release has come with many new features as well which notably include a detachable hood and badge. Take these off and you are left with a completely Certilogo.com Tagdifferent jacket, making it suitable to wear on a variety of occasions or to add a unique personal customisation to your style. To add to this personal feel, Stone Island have this year introduced “Certilogo” technology which guards against counterfeit products by allowing the customer to enter their unique code to certify the authenticity. Not only this, but also gives the feel of involvement by allowing you to register your individual item- it’s like you belong to a special club.

Colourful and lightweight coats are really on trend this season so if you combine this blue Stone Island hooded overcoat with some black jeans and some classic trainers you have a fashionable look that is just in time for spring. The spacious pockets along with a draw string hem mean you never have to compromise practicality for style either; this jacket more than justifies its price tag with reliable quality that pays homage to the company’s great prestige. If you want to see the full range of Stone Island’s latest clothes, look at Mainline’s collection here.



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