How to Wear a Belt

You just buckle it and go, right? Wrong. Try this two-step trick that will instantly upgrade any outfit.

A belt can be just the accessory an outfit needs, (literally) tying together all the different aspects of your ensemble and defining a flatteringly narrow point on your figure. So don’t just let the tail end hang there uselessly—use this tiny tweak to make it a focal point that will earn you extra style points:

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Photo by mango.com

Pull the tail of the belt through the clasp and buckle it as usual.

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Loop the tail back up and underneath the belt. Then, fold the belt over the top and under itself again, making a simple knot.

To buy: Mango skinny belt, $9; mango.com.

Et voila! A super simple styling trick that provides the perfect finishing touch.