The vest is so named because cowboys have worn them in the wild west, right? Not correct! The name derives from the Latin word vestis and is called as much as: garment. Not honored by the mass of men, the modern men's vest is a true combination miracle. Luxushers from Italy such as Moncler and Dolce & Gabbana, or from the English-speaking world of the British producer Hackett London or the American label Ralph Lauren have long since discovered the fashionable power of the men's vest. Our style guide shows you how to use the West best.