How To: Style Extra Belt Band Length

When a belt band leaves you with some excess length after cinching it tight, we say seize the styling opportunity. Here are four standard techniques that will stand out.

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How: Thread excess length through belt loops a second time.
When: Running late to a shareholder's meeting.

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How: Tuck belt excess under the waist band, then up, over, and through the created loop.
When: Visiting cousins in the Hamptons.

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How: Fold the extra length over and under the belt, tucking the end into your front pocket.
When: Impersonating Jon Hamm.

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How: Twist the belt band 180 degrees and slide it underneath the waistband.
When: Giving the keynote at Milan fashion week 'sprezzatura' summit.

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