WIDE Belts

These are both decorative and practical. They hold in a midriff, emphasize shape when one is straight and slim, break the line of a tunic/long blouse with interest.

Architectural Black

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Top: Lanvin Belt in Black Calfskin– It’s kind of a stop start piece. Sleek and contemporary. Calfskin leather with silvertone eyelet detail. Adjustable stud closure. Sale $409.00                                                                                                

Center: W. Kleinberg Monte Carlo Belt– The curve in this shape adds to your own curves offering a feminine line. Large tab style belt 1.75” thick around, 3.5” at gold tone buckle. Nubuck, lined leather. $210.00

Bottom: Corset-Inspired Belt– Tight without ties giving you a firmly emphasized waist. Graduated design slimmer in the back, wider in front. $69.00

Tawny

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Top: Victor and Rolf High Waist Belt– 3.9” of soft leather cinch you in, define, and ornament. Goldtone buckle. Also in black and grey. A classic. $264.00

Bottom: Asymmetric Suede Wrap Belt– Wide, soft suede in a distinctly autumnal color. Interesting shape and hook closure. Great on a plain sweater dress. $81.00

Skin

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Top: McQ Black Buckle Belt– Half black suede, half, on-trend pony hair leopard. Polyurethane with metal hinge detail. Stylish. $385.00

Bottom: Marni WIDE Python Belt– Wowza. This’ll show off both fashion sense and taste for luxe. Satin-finished logo-debossed hardware.  3.75″ width (approximately). Snap-front closure. $850.00

 Tassels ‘N Fringe

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Top: Contour Leather Fringe Belt– Sorta western, kinda cool. 3 1/2:” width flatters and contours in useful mid-tone beige. Free spirited. $175.00

Bottom: Diane Von Furstenberg High Waist Belt with Tassel Tie– 2 ¾” width of soft leather with long, graceful front tie in neat, metal grommets.. Also in navy blue and grey. $246.00

Not Shown: Ana Leather Tasseled Obi Belt in Olive $155.00

Custom

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Top: Woven Cloth D-ring Belt– Handmade of fabric, interfacing, acrylic buckle. 1 ¼”, 1 ¾”, 1 5/8” width available with your choice of buckle. Other fabrics as well. $21.00 up depending on width. Just think, you can order one big enough to go over that bulky sweater!

Bottom: Wide Leather Obi Corset Belt– Statement belt with grainy finish in a roster of terrific colors. 6” wide! A mere $46.74

Not Shown: Almost custom- 3” wide patent leather belt in 12 colors $26.83

About Alix Cohen (764 Articles)
Alix Cohen is the recipient of eight New York Press Club Awards for work published on this venue. Her writing history began with poetry, segued into lyrics and took a commercial detour while holding executive positions in product development, merchandising, and design. A cultural sponge, she now turns her diverse personal and professional background to authoring pieces about culture/the arts with particular interest in artists/performers and entrepreneurs. Theater, music, art/design are lifelong areas of study and passion. She is a voting member of Drama Desk and Drama League. Alix’s professional experience in women’s fashion fuels writing in that area. Besides Woman Around Town, the journalist writes for Cabaret Scenes, Broadway World, and Theater Pizzazz. Additional pieces have been published by The New York Post, The National Observer’s Playground Magazine, Pasadena Magazine, Times Square Chronicles, and ifashionnetwork. She lives in Manhattan. Of course.