There's no doubt that belts are a staple item in our fashion arsenal, but with so many new ways to wear them, they're far from just a practical piece. Belts were seen at just about every show at S/S 18 fashion week. (Early-noughties chain belts were big at Balenciaga while plastic varieties were shown at Chanel.) The general rule for belts this upcoming season? The more eye-catching the belt, the better. Keep scrolling to browse these incredible belt-centric outfits for all the inspiration you'll ever need.
For a new way to wear suiting, just add an extra-long high-shine patent waist belt.
Wear a slim black belt over a cashmere jumper to add a stylish point of interest.
Style du Monde
Offset bold colour-blocking separates with a sleek and minimalistic belt bag worn around the low waist.