The Victorian Vest aka: The Waistcoat

By | February 24th, 2015|Categories: Victorian Era, Victorian Fashions|Tags: , , , , , |

A short history of the waistcoat (up to the Victorian era) The waistcoat (commonly called a vest in American English) is a sleeveless upper-body garment. For men, this item is usually worn over a dress shirt and necktie and below a coat as a part of most men's formal wear. It is also sported as [...]