__By Alex Holmes
__The tech vest is all over the market this season and is quickly becoming a winter weather staple. Unlike the Pendleton puffers of the past, these slimmed-down styles, made from ultra-light down or synthetic insulators pack a ton of heat without bulking you up. We worked through some storied names in wicked weather wear and came up with a few vested looks to add to your closet this year.
Check out five looks in stylish shades that will warm your core without affecting your move through the ball.
Nike Cascade 700 Down Vest; $160.00; www.nike.com
Polo RLX Explorer Vest; $175.00; ralphlauren.com
Patagonia Nano Puff Vest; $149.00; http://www.patagonia.com
The North Face Primaloft Vest; $149.00; www.thenorthface.com
Marmont Variant Vest; $140.00; marmot.com