When you have a vest, there are certain spots that you should place your biker lifestyle patches, depending on what they are. If you belong to a club or organization, you will put your large patch depicting the group’s name on the back of your vest. For a patch with your name on it, place it on the left side of your vest, over your heart. Your title, if you have one, will go underneath your name. Donna Thacker explains the proper patch layout for any patches you may have.