10 Popular Designer Belts You'll Always Find in Fashion People's Closets

Certain designer pieces are destined for cult status, and that's in large part due to their timeless though still awe-inspiring design. If you look at the most popular designer shoes that practically every in-the-know person owns, you'll see that is the case. They're classic but still have a trend-forward appeal to them. The same can be said about the top-selling bags. Regardless of all the changing trends in the world of accessories, they continue to maintain a spot on the top-seller list thanks to their enduring design.

Sticking to the theme of popular designer pieces, we decided to scour Instagram to track down the 10 designer belts everyone wears—and not just one time. These styles have appeared on the hips of fashion people everywhere season after season, which means they must be really good.

Ahead, see and shop the most coveted designer belts of all time, and shop them before they sell out.

1. Valentino Garavani Logo Belt

The Valentino Garavani logo belt is one of the most recognized designer belts due to the oversize, reenvisioned V logo.


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2. Bottega Veneta Leather Belt

If you're looking to make a statement with your belts, the sculptural horseshoe-shaped Bottega Veneta belt is calling your name. Wear it with dresses, layered over sweaters, or cinched at the waist atop a trench coat.


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3. Gucci Chain Belt

Chain belts are officially back and more popular than ever. This particular Gucci find is sleek with the perfect amount of pizzazz thanks to the crystal-embellished double Gs. 


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4. Chanel Logo Belt

When doesn't a Chanel item top the list of most popular designer anything? Never. Practically everything from the iconic French fashion house reaches cult status, and every piece is 100% worth investing in. 


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5. Isabel Marant Lecce Leather Belt

Instead of a buckle, Isabel Marant's Lecce belt coolly fastens with a wraparound knot that makes adjusting the size so easy. It has been cut in Italy from black leather and works with everything from blazers to billowy dresses.


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6. Salvatore Ferragamo Gancini Belt

Trust us. This timeless Salvatore Ferragamo pick, which is instantly recognizable by its Gancini hardware, is hanging in every fashion person's closet right now. Next time you scroll through Instagram, you're bound to see one pop up on your feed.


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7. B-Low the Belt Crystal Belt

This B-Low the Belt find has been cropping up on just about every fashion person's Instagram account, and it's a hard one to miss because it really sparkles from every angle. Jazz up any look in seconds by adding this belt to your outfit.


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8. Gucci Logo Belt

Arguably ranking at the top of the list of the most popular designer belts of all time, the intertwined Gs on this sleek black leather belt have become iconic.


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9. Off-White Industrial Belt

One of the coolest styles to hit the scene, Off-White's Industrial Belt has become an unexpected fashion favorite that's styled with even more unexpected pieces. Juxtapose a sleek LBD with the workwear-inspired accessory.


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10. Moschino Logo Belt

Here's another one that's hard to miss. "Moschino" has been stamped across leather bands in countless ways, including in classic gold letters (arguably the most iconic) and crystal-embellished ones.


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This story was originally published at an earlier date and has since been updated.

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Anna is an editor on the fashion team at Who What Wear and has been at the company for over five years, having begun her career in the Los Angeles office before relocating to New York, where she's currently based. Having always been passionate about pursuing a career in fashion, she built up her experience interning at the likes of Michael Kors, A.L.C., and College Fashionista before joining the team as a post-graduate assistant editor. Anna has penned a number of interviews with Who What Wear's cover stars over the years, including A-listers Megan Fox, Issa Rae, and Emma Chamberlain. She's earned a reputation for scouting new and emerging brands from across the globe and championing them to our audience of millions. While fashion is her main wheelhouse, Anna led the launch of WWW Travels last year, a new lifestyle vertical that highlights all things travel through a fashion-person lens. She is passionate about shopping vintage, whether it be at a favorite local outpost or an on-the-road discovery, and has amassed a wardrobe full of unique finds. When she's not writing, you can find her shooting street imagery on her film camera, attempting to learn a fourth or fifth language, or planning her next trip across the globe.