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How to Choose the Right Size Belt for Yourself?

  Your belt size should be 2 inches longer than the size of your pants waist. So if you are wearing a size 40” trousers, you will need a 42” belt (105 cm in length). This length refers to the strap length from the buckled belt hole (usually the middle hole) to the end of the strap that is attached to the buckle.  Alternatively, you can work out the size of your new belt from your old belt. Measure from where you always buckle it to the opposite end of the strap (the end that is attached to the buckle), and get the closest size to that. When buying a plate buckle, remember the throw (distance from chape to hook)...

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A Guide to Belt and Buckle Color

When it comes to picking the complementary colour of your belt, it is always safe to pick a belt colour that matches your shoes. Must the belt colour be of an exact match to the shoe tone? Are there exceptions? Let our experience guide you out of one of the greatest conundrum in belt shopping. 

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