Sartorial Santorum: Farewell to Sweater-Vests on the Campaign Trail - PICTURES

April 11, 2012, 3:57 a.m.

Rick San­tor­um bowed out of the race for the Re­pub­lic­an pres­id­en­tial nom­in­a­tion this week, end­ing a run that at first seemed im­prob­able — un­til he began win­ning con­tests. Be­sides be­ing re­membered for his con­ser­vat­ive philo­sophies, though, San­tor­um also made a style state­ment of sorts on the trail, reg­u­larly wear­ing the now-icon­ic sweat­er-vest dur­ing cam­paign events. Here’s a look at San­tor­um’s sar­tori­al choices while on the trail: