If ever there was an item that epitomizes both function and style, it’s the humble belt. With this one simple accessory, you can upgrade your outfit and add a zing of personality – if you choose correctly, that is. Make sure your belt complements your style with our pick of 6 favourites to shop right here:
1. CLASSIC BROWN
A wardrobe staple that works beautifully with neutrals. Wear with relaxed pants and a blazer or chunky jumper.
Massimo Dutti leather belt with oval buckle
2. ANIMAL PRINT
Looks great with basics like black, denim, camel and grey. Keep your outfit cool and casual and let the belt do the talking.
H&M beige/leather print belt
3. WOVEN METALLIC
Such a sunshine stunner – looks great when belting a billowing white or yellow dress, or cinch in a cream blazer with jeans.
Aldo Sevigoma buckle closure belt
4. KNOTTED BELT
A deceptively simple belt that adds a bit of interest – belt your black blazer worn with ankle-grazing black skinnies and heels.
Mango studded belt
5. SASH BELT
The 80s called – and they’re saying the sash is back! Remember this winner from your mom’s wardrobe? Give it a 21st century spin by pairing with high-waisted, wide-legged pants.
Zara leather sash belt
6. STATEMENT BELT
This belt says “look at me, I’m a belt!” and wants to be paired with distressed jeans and an oversized white button-down.
Ginger jeans belt with double circle buckle