Trends come, go and then return. But this time we have a never-seen-before trend and it looks pretty cool. Raf Simons brought a quick and easy fashion upgrade by swapping out men’s belt for duct tape. This might be unusual but let us assure you that if you are a follower of high fashion then this one is the hottest fall trend for men this season. First debuted on the runway back in February, the graphic tape cinching coats close at the waist has hit the retailers only recently. If you fancy wearing this funky accessory, a role of Raf Simons tape will come at an eye-watering price of $200 which is Rs 12,806.
The household item turned accessory was originally unveiled at New York Fashion Week. The two-inch wide tape is available in two colours- white and black. It also has text in bold red saying “WALK WITH ME” or “RSYP YOUTH PROJECT”. According to the fashion critics all over the globe, the verdict is in- Duct tapes are very hot right now. But since the price of Simons’ duct tape is a lot more than the usual hardware store product, it might make you think twice before buying the designer wear.
If you don’t have some extra cash (12K to be exact) lying around, worry not! The household item has inspired many DIY-enthusiasts to get creative and convert it into cool fashionable accessories. They have managed to transform duct tape into a wallet, necklace, and purse to floor patterns and succulent holders. If you’re looking for inspiration, you can check out these pictures from the runway for reference. The tape is basically used to add definition around the waist for bulkier coats. We are sure this trick will come in handy since the chillier months are not too far.
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