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From Haute Horseback Fringes to Male Chastity Belts

 - Jul 18, 2009   Updated: Apr 18 2011
Belts can come in many different shapes and forms. They can be seen at airports, on bikes, on construction workers and on people who try to keep their pants up, or on those who use them for fashion statements.

From personal sauna belts to below-the-belt fragrances, this cluster will surely have what you’re looking for, belt-wise.

Implications - With the minimalist aesthetic reigning supreme in the interior design, art and fashion industries, consumer demand for small, statement-making pieces is on the rise. These accent accessories such as shoes or belts provide the perfect piece to pair with any neutral, sleek outfit. Ultimately, consumers may enjoy the minimalist look, but they still want to express themselves.