12 Charming, Cosy Sweater Vests We Want To Live In Right Now

On warmer days, wear yours with a stylish turtle neck. Photo / Guy Coombes

These sweater vests are warm. They also feel special.

It goes without saying that it’s cold right now. Enter autumn’s transitional, armless staple: the sweater vest. If you’re looking for something a bit different, there are plenty of fun, cosseting knits available, from a buzzy yellow mohair number from Italian

A sweater, knitted from merino yarn, that says what it does.

This sunshine-yellow scooped vest is light enough to layer over your favourite, crisp work shirts or T-shirts.

Lay all your love on this alpaca blend knitted vest with contrast red stitching.

Local label Standard Issue is a wellspring of considered knits. We particularly love this subtly striped cable vest made from merino.

It’s a little bit buzzy and a lot of fun from the Italian fashion house.

A relaxed vest whipped up from tussah silk yarn. Wear it with its matching skirt, or drape over a nice pair of wide-leg trousers.

Shaggy but chic, this chocolate vest from Rejino Pyo makes for perfect layering.

Stay toasty in this Toast vest, rendered in a navy stripe that emphasises the texture of its Donegal-spun merino.

Copenhagen-based brand Saks Potts knows it’s all in the details, and this multi-stripe V-neck knit complete with neck-tie is replete with them.

Danish brand Ganni offers its take on a harlequin print, with ribbed trims and its moniker in yellow cursive.

There’s a lot to love about local label Kowtow (its collections are now plastic-free, for starters), and this racerback-style vest is one that can be worn every day.

For an all-black finish, consider this button-up from Marle, featuring an elongated length and plunging V-neck.

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