Based by Italian designer Massimo Osti in 1982 based on an progressive new textile ‘Tela Stella’ which was made from army truck tarpaulin which had been rigorously washed. The designer felt that the brand new fabric didn’t fit in along with his authentic C.P. Company label and decided to kind Stone Island. Ever since Stone Island has built itself upon the foundations of never-ending analysis, experimentation and operate. The brand has develop into a worldwide chief in textiles with a exceptional historical past of specializing in floor treatment of fabrics and dyeing methods. Now headed by Carlo Rivetti, the model continues to push the boundaries of functional sportswear with every season.