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Monday, March 15, 2010 Right Now: Belt It!

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Though accessorizing with belts isn’t particularly new, lately we’ve been noticing fresh takes on cinching that deserve to be shared with our fellow Nasty Gals. During the chilly months, we love giving shape to otherwise bulky winter coats and cardigans with belts of all shapes and sizes, but thankfully this styling tip can easily be translated long after you shed the parka.

Whether you prefer rocking a low slung belt with a military-inspired ensemble a la Rag & Bone or using a waist-cincher to dress up a basic tee or classic trench, belts are a perfectly modern (not to mention affordable) way to add polish your spring wardrobe. We recommend investing in a timeless brown leather belt with some extra length so you can wear it at your hips or looped through at your waist as well as a few bold vintage numbers that pack a bit more punch.

So do tell, what’s your favorite way to accessorize with belts?

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  1. Rock Couture

    Im diggin the belted trench and I especially love the Bully!

    March 15, 2010 at 9:51 am

  2. steph

    I like wearing mine low and on the hip, but loose!!

    March 16, 2010 at 2:10 pm

  3. megan

    the second pic from the right (with the white tee) is perfect! i also love the belted big-coat look, like in the vena cava a/w 2010 show and this pic from jak&jil: http://jakandjil.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/alpinecargo.jpg

    March 16, 2010 at 2:15 pm

  4. apparellel

    every and any way!

    xxx
    t

    March 18, 2010 at 2:36 pm

  5. ep

    wow, look at that, very creative and inspiring, I wish I could design something like that

    March 20, 2010 at 12:38 am

  6. Julia

    I love to belt my over-sized cardigan over a loose fitting blouse on a windy day! :)

    March 20, 2010 at 2:08 pm