The combination of classic silhouettes and advanced technologies has proven an interesting sub-trend in contemporary fashion. Most of these focus on adding a tweak here or there, or reinterpreting a garment in a new fabric. The STONE ISLAND SHADOW project takes the step further. In some respects it reverses logical thinking. Garments are reformed from the inside.

A collaborative effort between Stone Island and Acronym the Shadow Project is a merger. A completely new theoretical tack on the preexisting archival resources of Stone Island, through the lens of Acronym. We present you a preview of the ’08-’09 line, complete with the intriguing full story behind the aims and goals of this ambitious work.

We preview Stone Island’s Shadow Project for Fall/Winter 2008/09 including a technical video walkthrough of the line after the jump.

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