These tailored, lined vest patterns, can be worn under a blazer or on their own with a shirt or blouse. A good vest is a versatile piece that can be styled with a variety of outfits.
Joy Woven Vest from Style Arc: panel-seamed design with faux-welt pockets; up to 58-inch bust
Simplicity 9689: vest with front belt; sized up to 60-inch bust
Veronica Vest from Just Patterns: V-neck vest shaped with vertical darts; adjustable back tie belt; up to 57 1⁄2-inch bust
222 Vintage Vests from Folkwear: three Victorian-inspired waistcoat styles
To find more styles, colors, and fabrics for the season, read Vanessa Nirode’s article “Authentically Autumn.“