Belts, simply put, are a necessity. They’re a part of almost every outfit from professional to casual. Belts are not just about functionality, they are about style. While they perform an important function, they are also an important accessory in anyone’s wardrobe.
The type of belt you use for the day should match the type of outfit you are wearing. What works best for formal dress, might not be what you would wear with your casual pants. So, choosing the right belt, can elevate an entire outfit, and making sure the belt works with the attire is a must.
Main point of advice that should kept in mind before choosing the belt that will suit you perfectly are:
- Materials— What is the belt made from?Alligator in glossy, matte or suede finishes, lizard, ostrich, stingray and calf. Each have a unique look.
- Color— classic, such as black, brown, cognac. Or go for more of a bold look with an array of blue, red, yellow, and many more colors available.
- Width— Width of the belt in 1”, 1 ¼” or 1 ½” widths or custom sizing is always an option.
- Look— Casual or Elegant? Laid back or upscale? Will this belt and buckle be used for everyday events or more formal and special occasions? There is the right belt for every outfit.