11 Trendy Vests That'll Keep Your Torso Oh-So-Warm And Chic This Season

Though crop tops and sneakers may have top billing as this year's greatest trends, there's a new kid on the block shaking up the blogosphere: the vest. Worn over a sweater dress, paired with casual jeans, or fitted over a classic hoodie, vests are the ultimate finishing touch to a layered look. In preparation for what may be a grueling winter, stock up on one — or several — of these chic vests.

Plaid Vest

This couture-inspired, dark plaid vest is both functional and fashionable, thanks to its warm woolen construction and edgy leather detailing.

Eleven Paris Fez Irish Tailored Vest in Plaid with Leather Tab, $261.51,

Black Faux-Shearling Vest

Traditional goes outre in this faux-shearling vest, rendered in a chic shade of black.

Banana Republic Faux-Shearling Vest, $150,

Convertible Jacket/Vest

Indecisive shoppers won’t have to settle for a jacket or a vest with this ONE by Blanc Noir item. It triples as a hoodie, jacket, and vest for infinite outfit possibilities.

ONE by Blanc Noir Three in One Hoodie Jacket / Vest, $194,

Faux Fur Vest

The vest gets a bohemian twist with the addition of faux fur in this Karen Zambos Vintage Couture rendition.

Karen Zambos Vintage Couture Tony Vest, $195.80,

Black Faux Leather Vest

Biker chic comes to life in this moto jacket-inspired black leather vest.

Goldie Oversized Faux Leather Vest, $142.13,

Grey And Black Dyed Vest

Ultra-soft, cozy, and neutral enough to pair well with any ensemble, this Elliatt vest is the ultimate in winter chic.

Elliatt Rabbit Fur Vest, $217,

Cream Faux-Fur Vest

This cream-colored faux-fur vest achieves maximum impact with its minimalist style.

Guess, Sleeveless Faux-Fur Mixed Vest, $68.60,

Quilted Tweed Vest

Traditionalists will adore the quilted tweed of this adaptable Old Navy vest.

Old Navy Womens Quilted Tweed Vest, $28,

Checkered Vest

J. Crew’s Excursion Quilted Vest harkens back to the beginning of plaid’s usage in mainstream American fashion with its Buffalo Check pattern.

J. Crew Excursion Quilted Vest In Buffalo Check, $138,

Sleeveless Jacket

Inject a pop of color into your ensemble with this sleeveless, lime-green coat.

BLQ Basiq Victoria Sleeveless Coat, $138,

Cropped Denim Vest

’90s kids, rejoice: this dark denim vest brings your favorite decade into the 21st century with its fitted, cropped shape.

American Apparel Crop Bull Denim Vest, $40,