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A belt is a flexible band or strap, typically made of
leather or heavy cloth, and worn around the waist. A belt supports trousers or
other articles of clothing. Belts have been documented as male clothing
since the Bronze Age. Both genders have used them off and on, depending on the
Their are many different types of belts. One of our
favorites is the one worn by Batman. His is a type of utility belt.
One specialized type of belt is the utility belt
or Police duty belt, which includes pockets for carrying items that the wearer
needs for prompt use and loops to hang larger items. Police officers, soldiers,
and repair personnel are typical roles which use this kind of belt. Duty belts
are generally wider than dress belts, and are stiffer to better provide for the
carry of heavy items such as pistols. It is common military practice for such a
belt to be a symbol of authority or to indicate that the wearer is on duty. Such
belts are worn even if no equipment is carried on them.
A studded belt is typically made of
leather or similar materials, and is decorated with metal studs. Studded belts
are often a part of punk/emo scene, skater, Goth and metal fashion.
The obi is traditionally part of a
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Interesting tip: Instead of wearing a conventional belt,
skateboarders often wear shoelaces in belt loops to hold their trousers up. This
is done mostly for fashion, but it is also useful because belt buckles often dig
into a skater's stomach when skating.
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