Christine Roos

The 6 Belts You Simply Must Have In Your Wardrobe

Belts do so much more than just hold your pants up…



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

Leather Belt with Oval Buckle ON SALE

aed 129 Massimo Dutti
aed259 50

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

Beige/Leopard Print Belt

aed 39 H&M

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

Sevigoma Buckle Closure Belt Gold ON SALE

aed 32 Aldo
aed79 59

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

Studded Belt

aed 129 Mango

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

Leather Sash Belt

aed 169 Zara Collection

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

Jeans Belt With Double Circle Buckle

aed 49 Ginger

Image Courtesy

Image Courtesy: @yaelsteren