uses of kevlar
Kevlar clothing: lots of examples in biker jeans which have strategically placed panels on the knee, thighs and back. The jeans however are dreadful: huge and wrinkled. Well, biker jeans often are.
And then there is the slash-proof pinstriped banker's suit lined with kevlar. Truly horrible. Much more beautiful is this 2008 outfit by Tim Smit in the Netherlands, who does not appear to have a web presence other than many reviews of the Urban Security Suit.
Neoprene, kevlar panels, mucho style, the hood comes with a gas mask: for being kettled at anti-globalisation protests clearly, special pockets for defensive accessories. The comments on the gizmodo site were scathing: the kelvar too thin, neoprene too hot, etc etc. But they cavil: one might as well look beautiful as no armour is without its chinks.