The chest harness typically consists of a series of straps, usually between 1 and 2 cm wide, attached together in such a way as to allow a person to "wear" the item. Normally made from Leather/Rubber/Neoprene/Elastic Customization of the harness may be needed depending on the specific individual's body.

The item is very closely associated with BDSM play, and is often immediately identifiable as being related to kink. Normally presented in kink colours that follow the Hanky Code for WaterSports, Fisting. Etc. The men's Chest Harness is a perfect accompaniment to any Fetish wear or club wear outfit