dedicated to discovering all that is authentically amarillo
current issuecurrent issue
Dress Code - Posted October 28, 2016 9:23 a.m.
photo
Photos by Shannon Richardson

Vested Interests

more resources
Share This: Bookmark and Share

From badge-bearing Old West sheriffs to the funky waistcoats of Mumford & Sons, the men’s vest has a long history of combining fashion with utility. During the cooler temperatures of fall, it adds an extra layer of warmth when you don’t want to wear a coat. And when combined with a jacket, a contrasting vest color or pattern can make for a striking fashion statement, even if you’re not ironically sporting complex hipster facial hair. Make sure vests cover the waistband of your pants – they’re not called “waistcoats” for nothing – and allow for plenty of space in the arms. We browsed Amarillo’s retailers for some of our favorite vest options. These will help you stay warm and look great, whether you’re a businessman, or an old-timey barkeep.



The North Face Canyonwall Vest $80, Dillard's



Cremieux vest $395, Dillard's



Patagonia Better Sweater Vest $99, Top Notch Outfitters



Kühl Born in the Mountains® vest $109, Top Notch Outfitters

by Jason Boyett

Jason is a journalist, copywriter, ghostwriter, and the author of more than a dozen books. His most recent is “12 World Religions: The Beliefs, Rituals, and Traditions of Humanity's Most Influential Faiths”, published by Zephyros Press. Learn more at jasonboyett.com.
blog comments powered by Disqus
recent stories

Pets in the City
We explore Amarillo’s relationship with its animal companions.

Send in the Navy
We’ve accompanied our love for navy with a few botanical elements to inspire your creativity.

Pet Products
Go all-in with these delightful pet knick-knacks.

Flower Power
From handbags to dresses, local retailers’ racks are bright with botanicals.

@AmarilloMag