While on the women’s side of things Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen have cemented their status as proper designers, their men’s line, TEXTILE Elizabeth & James, has flown somewhat under the radar. Not for long, we think, as it consistently turns out meticulously crafted essentials with slight twists. This reversible wool puffer vest is a prime example. One side of the slim puffer offers a matte tonal charcoal while the other (my preferred side), pops just enough with green and blue to make this a unique piece. A great puffer is a powerful tool in any man’s closet, yet most skew into an iridescently sheen territory. Nothing wrong with that, but always nice to subtly stand out from the crowd.

TEXTILE Elizabeth and James, on sale today at Noon ET on Gilt MAN.

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