Trend Alert: Belted Beauties

September 29, 2006 by natasha
shefinds | Style

Belts are the final step in (finally) ridding ourselves of the tragic Boho-homeless look that had been so “hot.” Someone should pass a fashion dictate stating that one sad little twin’s eating disorder does not a trend make. As we collectively move towards a more classically structured feminine silhouette, this season’s neccessary accessory is understandably, the belt. Who’s cinching? Completely devoid of their utilitarian status, this season’s belts are not meant for loops. They’re bold like thisJackrabbit belt in Navy from pinkmascara.comensuring your accessory will be noticed.


Apparently, the wider and higher, the better. This is not always the case, as is evidenced by the near manic thoughts of “Don’t!” that seem to penetrate my psyche everywhere I go lately. For ladies with a short torso, a high waisted, thick belt that rests squarely beneath the bust gives the same dreaded look as the notorious “mom jeans”. To avoid this faux pas, sling low, like this one from Black & Brown London at eLuxury.

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