The ubiquitous hoodie has come of age. For some, it's a political flashpoint (though we won’t get into that here), for others it's the most versatile item of clothing they own. Regardless, the hoodie can say an awful lot about the style of the guy wearing it: down-to-earth, secretive, likes to flash a bit of coin now and then, or laid-back and cool.

If you dig hoodies and consider yourself something of a hoodie connoisseur, here are five versions that just might get you to reevaluate your entire relationship with hooded garments in general.