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8 Different Ways to Wear Your Waistcoat: From Casual to Formal

8 Different Ways to Wear Your Waistcoat: From Casual to Formal

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7. Experiment with different textures when fall/winter season approaches. 4. Team with a collarless pullover shirt because there is no hard and fast rule that says you have to wear a collared shirt underneath your waistcoat every time! 

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Justin Timberlake at “Friends With Benefits” Premier Photocall in Moscow
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Johnny Depp visited The Late Show with David Letterman in 2009
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David Beckham at the 2008 Teen Choice Awards

How to Style Your Waistcoat–Once a menswear essential, somehow the waistcoat has been left behind as modern men, many in their efforts to simplify their wardrobe, have abandoned the smart piece. Often seen as formal, it’s been easy to overlook the waistcoat, but in our latest style guide, we showcase the waistcoat in both casual and formal looks. Maybe it’s time for you to update your wardrobe with a couple of new waistcoats.

<img data-attachment-id="319426" data-permalink="https://www.thefashionisto.com/?attachment_id=319426#main" data-orig-file="https://www.thefashionisto.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/David-Gandy-Marks-Spencer.jpg" data-orig-size="646,1024" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":""}" data-image-title="David-Gandy-Marks-Spencer" data-image-description data-image-caption="6. Camouflage has been all the rage these days, so how about a camouflage waistcoat?  ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thefashionisto.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/David-Gandy-Marks-Spencer.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thefashionisto.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/David-Gandy-Marks-Spencer.jpg” decoding=”async” class=”wp-image-319426″ src=”https://www.thefashionisto.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/David-Gandy-Marks-Spencer.jpg” alt=”David Gandy wears a dapper evening look from Marks & Spencer to ‘One For The Boys’ charity ball.” width=”415″ height=”658″ srcset=”https://www.thefashionisto.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/David-Gandy-Marks-Spencer.jpg 646w, https://www.thefashionisto.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/David-Gandy-Marks-Spencer-290×459.jpg 290w” sizes=”(max-width: 415px) 100vw, 415px” title=”David Gandy Marks Spencer”>
David Gandy (in Marks & Spencer) at 2014 ‘One For The Boys’ charity ball

 8. If you are daring, wear yours the Ann Demeulemeester ways. 

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Jeremy Kapone (in Burberry Tailoring) attended the 2014 Vogue Foundation Gala in Paris

David Gandy wears a dapper evening look from Marks & Spencer to ‘One For The Boys’ charity ball.

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Giorgio Armani Men Spring/Summer 2015

3. Pair your tailored waistcoat with a chambray shirt. 

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Giorgio Armani Spring/Summer 2013

1. Pairing your waistcoat with a casual button-down shirt and dark jeans. 

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Street-style rockstar Nick Wooster

PARIS, FRANCE – JULY 09: Lou Lesage and guest attend the Vogue Foundation Gala as part of Paris Fashion Week at Palais Galliera on July 9, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julien M. Hekimian/French Select/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Lou Lesage

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Giorgio Armani Fall/Winter 2014
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Dolce & Gabbana Fall/Winter 2012

5. Or better yet, wear nothing underneath your waistcoat and call it a day!

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Ann Demeulemeester’s menswear collections throughout the year