The fashion trends are subject to change. Whether it is a garment or shoes, everything changes with time. And belts are no exception. The fashion accessory trends have been shifted from wearing a wide belt to layering a skinny belt. Skinny belts are economical to buy. It can be worn throughout the year, irrespective of any season. It accentuates a thin waist and it is easy to mix and match it with anything that you wear. It makes you look thinner and accentuates your fashion sense. Follow some tips that can help you to enhance your style and look uber cool.
1. Mix and match
Mix and match your attire with various types of belts available. You can try a skinny belt style like metallic or just go for a woven one. There are so many to choose from. If you are a skinny belt fashionista, then you can invest in one universal belt in either sold black color or brown or cream. This will make you look versatile. These belts are available in various stores like GAP, Macys, Anthropologie, Target, JCrew and Nordstroms to name a few.
2. Examine your wardrobe
Search your wardrobe for items that needs updated accent. These items can vary from neutral hued tunics to shift dresses or sweater dresses. Accessorize these with your skinny belt to finish your look. The skinny belt refurbishes such dresses and makes them complement your style.
3. Incorporate the belt
You can wear it anywhere on your waist to accentuate your waist. Wear it just above the navel or more higher, it is up to you. However, remember not to wear it too tight. Skinny belt looks great on woman long torsos and those who have hourglass figure. For woman who has heavy midsection or those who have short torso can try wearing skinny belts through belt loops in your pants. You can also try wearing it around your hips. For those who are plus size, they can try wearing thicker belts, which creates balance and proportion to your look.
4. Team it with various outfits
You can team a skinny belt with a fitted blouse pared with a wide legged trouser or pencil skirt to look classy. You can opt for solid leather belt, shimmering metallic belt or equestrian style belt, which works for such a look. If you have ‘muted work’ wardrobe then try wearing red or yellow belt. This can refresh your style and give a tinge of color to your neutral wardrobe.
5. Feminine look
For a feminine look, you can pair your skinny belts over slightly layered outfits. You can try teaming it with a fitted tee and a thin grandpa cardigan. The skinny belt can make you look feminine accentuating your curves. As it cinches your waist, it makes you look more versatile.
6. Learn the trends
It is great to look and learn the trends. The trend may begin in many ways. Celebrities, designers, fashion shows and magazines are major trendsetter. You can utilize all those ideas that you watch around you. This will enhance your style and confidence. Notice the style of wearing it. You can also get some ideas from the advertisements and store mannequins. You can find many such inspirations around you.