Brief History of concho belt.

Concho belts are belts embellished with decorative discs called conchos. During the 1860s and early 1870s, Navajos (Diné) learned silversmithing from Hispanic artisans from New Mexico and Plains IndianIn from Colonia sources in the eastern United States. Since then, Metal such as Mexican pesos, U.S. American dollars and ingot silver were melted and recast to form decorative pattern. By 1890s turquoise was increasingly obtained and used in creating concho belt and other decorative accessories. [1] Up until now, concho belt is still our mid-west US people beloved accessory for their day to day wear. 

How we style our concho belt

Concho belts held its historic value and it is a lively piece of art that can be used as an accessory. Concho belt is a subtle way to inject some individuality into your look without going overboard. Wear your concho belt with your cowboy boots and a plaid shirt for a full-on western look that will turn heads. Concho belt can be worn in a variety of ways. The following are some of our favorite outfits: 

1. The girly look: concho belts look great with a plain dress, giving your look a subtle western feel. Link to belt

Model wearing Mini Oval Turquoise Concho Chain Belt in white dress
Looks great in black plain dress too! Link to belt
Model wearing Turquoise Bordered Heart Chain Belt in black dress
And...of course the grey dress :) Link to belt
Model wearing Tooled Oval Concho Chain Belt in grey dress

2. The classic: wear your concho belt with a pair of jeans and a t-shirt for a more casual look. The concho belt helps to cinch your waist and add some style. Link to belt


Model wearing Black Western Boho Concho Leather Belt in black top and blue jeans
Zoom in model wearing Mini Oval Turquoise Concho Chain Belt outdoor
 3. The western cowgirl look: combining a skirt, a western hat and a pair of cowboy boot with a concho belt. Link to belt
model wearing Tooled Oval Concho Chain Belt in black skirt
5. The unique style: Wear with any one piece. Put yourself in the spotlight with the concho belt. Link to belt
model wearing Mini Oval Turquoise Concho Chain Belt in green one piece

The concho belt: a timeless fashion statement

A concho belt is a classic accessory that looks great with everything. A concho belt is the ideal finishing touch for any outfit, whether you're getting ready for a formal event or just want to dress up a bit more casually. A concho belt is a type of leather or linked belt that is decorated with conchos. Silver or brass conchos are the most common, but other metals such as copper or gold are also used. With jeans, skirts, dresses, shorts and even a swimsuit, you can wear your concho belt. If you're looking to add some Western flair to your outfit, this is a great option. You need a concho belt in your wardrobe, whether you're a native Texan or just want to channel your inner cowgirl. Add one to your collection right now!



June 27, 2022 — Most Wanted USA

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