10 Outerwear Vests To Rock Right Now

The right to bare arms has never looked better.


(Photos: Timberland & Todd Snyder)

So long as it isn’t a sweater vest, there ain’t no shame in flexing your sleeveless outerwear game.

Despite the slack it sometimes catches, the outdoor vest is an unsung fall hero. When it’s too warm for a down parka but you’re worried a simple sweater won’t do, this stalwart lightweight piece is always on standby for some added insolation.

Brands like Patagonia, Uniqlo, J.Crew, Lands’ End and Todd Snyder have all the vests you’ll need this season…and then some.

Wear one with a crisp gingham shirt for eye-popping contrast or just throw it over a sweatshirt for your coziest après-ski look. Vast vest possibilities await. 

Below, shop the 10 of the best vests on the market.

Patagonia — Reversible Bivy Down Vest — $189

(Photo: Patagonia)

Uniqlo — Ultra Light Down Vest — $49.90

(Photo: Uniqlo)

Reiss — Frankie Padded Gilet — $350

(Photo: Reiss)

La Paz — Penouco in Navy — $174

(Photo: Huckberry)

Filson — Down Cruiser Vest — $375

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J.Crew — Nordic Down Vest in Camo — $168

(Photo: J.Crew)

Lands’ End — Primaloft Quilted Vest — $119

(Photo: Lands’ End)

Todd Snyder — Rocky Mountain Featherbed Liner Vest in Orange — $395

(Photo: Todd Snyder)

Nike — Men’s Training Vest — $90

(Photo: Nike)

Timberland — Men’s Goose Eye Down Vest — $148

(Photo: Timberland)

Visit Patagonia, Uniqlo, Reiss, Huckberry, Filson, J.Crew, Lands’ End, Todd Snyder, Nike and Timberland for more men’s outwear essentials.

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