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A Western Belt That Won’t Make You Look Like a Rancher

Belt buckles are the pendant of the pants — choose yours wisely.

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A women’s western belt
Lake Shore Drive Reversible Belt With Metal Detailing, $19.99

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I wouldn’t necessarily call myself a belt person, but I am, however, trying to branch out a bit when it comes to accessories. When it comes to belts, I want something that’s tasteful and also in sync with my personal style. On my quest — in Stein Mart, of all places — I found a belt that speaks to my southwestern wanderlust.

This plain black belt has a reversible side that can be flipped by turning the two metal pieces that sit at the hips, revealing a brown crocodile-like pattern. My favorite part are the details, especially the buckle’s Victorian oval framing. The best part: You can capture the essence of a free-spirited rancher without looking like a state fair champion.

Shop It Here Lake Shore Drive Reversible Belt With Metal Detailing, $19.99