The annual arrival of the American Gold Cup to North Salem, N.Y., signals the start of fall for riders in North America. The New England competition began today, September 14, and although warm weather greeted spectators and competitors, temperatures will cool off into the weekend, reminding everyone that the new season is here.

With the crisp air (and eventually, with the rain and the snow around the corner), there’s one fashion staple that’s sure to earn its space in the tack trunk: the vest. A versatile accessory, it can be worn over a shirt or a jacket. It adds the perfect amount of warmth and easily slips off without sleeves to navigate. And since fall is essentially here, we found seven of the season’s best options to stash away right now.

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Konia Equestrian Odelia, $495 CAD

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Noel Asmar City Vest, $149 (was $218)

Patagonia Nano-Air Vest, $199

Patagonia Nano-Air Vest, $199

Moncler Ghany Zip Puffer Vest, $540

Moncler Ghany Zip Puffer Vest, $540

JOTT Seda Vest, 104,17 €

JOTT Seda Vest, 104,17 €

Lululemon Athletica Insculpt Vest, $98

Lululemon Athletica Insculpt Vest, $98