Underrated in the everyday fashion industry, vests are one of the most useful articles of clothing one can own. Taking on many roles such as fashion accessory, jacket, or just a way of adding layers to one’s outfit, vests have become a go-to product in branched-out styles such as streetwear, techwear, and even goth ninja fashion. In this article, we are going to go over why you should own a vest and our favorite Crisiswear techwear vests.
The Importance of Vests
For the past few years, vests have been getting a bad rep that they do not deserve. Being called “One of the trickiest items in a man’s wardrobe” by The Guardian, a vest is a mysterious item that many do not know how to style. But have you ever wondered, why is everyone so afraid of this article of style? Let’s take a deeper look at why you should start wearing your vests.
Protects your core
Whether you want to wear your vest as an undergarment or outerwear, vests are typical waist lengths jackets that keep one protected. Wrapping the core organs of one’s body, vests are known to protect us from extreme weather such as the cold, wind, and even heat. Furthermore, vests such as puffer vests, have multiple layers of insulation taking it one step further to protect your body.
Ideal for all seasons
There are countless types of vests on the market. From thick winter puffer vests too fashionable denim crops, the vest is truly a garment for all seasons. Having vests for different weather is preferred, as it gives you that extra layer of warmth during cold weather or might just what you need in a chilly fall evening. If you are interested in reading more about the different types of vests take a look at our article on “ Best Affordable Vests for Your Streetwear Attire”.
Adds interest to your outfit
If you are looking to dress for goth ninja or almost any other style, accessorizing is an important step that should never be overlooked. Adding extra layers such as a vest, to one’s attire will not only bring an appealing touch but also slim down the figure. Layering is a key guideline that anyone interested in fashion should obliged to. If you interested in learning more about layering, check out our article on “Fashion tips for the perfect streetwear look”.
Our Favorite Crisiswear Vests
The first Crisiswear product on our list is this techwear vest. Ideal for cooler weather, this long vest is a great representation of futuristic clothing. With an innovative cutting edge design, the vest is a great addition for someone looking for a goth ninja or techwear filled closet.
Keeping an eye out for the detailing of the vest, we can say they are extreamly impressive. A well-made hood is a highlighted feature that any goth ninja enthusiast loves, and this vest is no exception. Packed with an extra-large hood that is compactable with a large collar is what makes this vest a cyberpunk fashion garment. Furthermore, inspired by Japanese streetwear, the Samurai vest’s cap sleeve design can be seen in many samurai outfits of the Asian culture. Finally, similar to some of their other products, two measured out pockets lay on the top part of the vest.
As a well made Crisiswear product, this vest is made with quality in mind. Created with military-grade waxed cotton the vest will keep you warm for years to come, as its quality is long-lasting. Furthermore, the vest is hand-stitched with armor-scale detailing, making it a unique piece in your closet.
Inspired for a men’s summer fashion look, this cropped vest is styled to be the perfect accessory on a warm day. With a goth subculture aesthetic, the Sector vest is accessorized with lined pockets, a collar, and a dark black color. Other then the stylistic crop look that is trending in the techwear style, the vest is lined with two front pockets on each side. Additionally, the elevated collar is another added feature the many into the goth ninja-style look for.
Hand made by the experts at Crisiswear, the vest is a product that you will keep wearing for a long time. Made out of Italian denim the garment is extremely lightweight and easy to carry around. Furthermore, the material is abrasion resistant, ensuring a long-lasting quality vest. If you are looking for a quality cropped vest to rock the summer of 2020, then this is the vest for you.
Taking a look at the detail of the vest, we can see stipped leather that is highlighted with a geometrical sharp cut. Display in both the front and the back, these aesthetically pleasing details are what makes this vest one of a kind. But if you are looking for a leather-free vest then they have a version available as well.
Touching more on the classical side of vests, the Agent’s vest is the ideal polish accessory that can elevate any outfit. If you are going for a more formal look, or just like to dress-up your attire, then this is the vest you should try. Built to honor the shape and design of a classical vest, the Crisiswear team has created an elegant garment that still can represent the dark aesthetic fashion culture. Created from a medium weight waxed cotton Poplin, the vest is one that will fit flatteringly regardless of the body shape. And unlike your typical vest, the Agent vest will also hold its form and keeps you comfortable to all time.
If comfort is not enough to sell you on this product, take a look at its stitched design. With a sharp symmetrical style in mind, this vest is one that will look great with anything. At the top of the vest, we can see dual rip-stop lined pockets, made for functionality and design. On the other hand, looking at the bottom of the vest, we can see a clean shape that does not only help provide a more comfortable fit but also gives off that sharp-edge look.
Similar to the straight down zipper the front of the vest, the backside has a seam running down the middle of the garment. This created a slimming look that will guarantee a better fit. Further slimming down your figure is also the “honeycomb” shaped black fabric-lined on the shoulders and sides. As they play the role in shaping the wearer. If you have never felt comfortable in a formal vest, we suggest giving this one a shot, as it will almost always guarantee a flattering look.