A belt is more than just about holding your pants up. Wearing the right type of belt is important. The occasion, the color, the thickness, all matter to making you look well turned out.
Here are a few tips we can offer to picking out the right belt for you.
The belt you wear has to follow the three primary requirements. Thickness, color and material in this order. When it comes to formal attire wear a thin belt. The thicker belt can be reserved to be worn with denim or cargos in a more casual environment. Secondly, the belt and shoes
worn should definitely match. Consider black and brown as your primary colors in-case you do not want to have those multiple belts in your wardrobe. Lastly, the material of the belt and the shoes have to match. For example if your shoes are canvas, the belt too should preferable be of canvas.
As an aside, it should be noted that the size of the belt you wear should not be more than two inches of your waist size. You do not want have a long belt tail to deal with. It is quite unsightly.
What needs to be remembered is that a belt is not an accessory to be had indefinitely. It is best to retire the belt before it frays or the buckle starts to look bad.
All in all, make the belt you buy serve you well