I’d love it if you could do a round up or a how to wear belts with skirts. I love the look of belts with skirts and I’m not really sure how to pick which width to go with or to coordinate colors.
We’ve talked about wearing belts— as well as the closely-related question of when to tuck — before, but not specifically with skirts. I’ll be honest here: I’m not much of a tucker myself, so I don’t often wear belts with skirts. Pencil skirt plus fitted pullover plus blazer equals outfit. Fit and flare skirt plus fitted cardigan equals outfit. I have a lot more fun, in general, with other accessories. If a skirt doesn’t fit at the waist, I am much more likely to get it tailored than I am to try to hold it up with a belt.
So I’m curious to hear what other readers say regarding wearing belts with skirts. I don’t think there are any hard and fast rules — just guidelines to play around with. Some thoughts: [Read more…]